Monthly Archives: August 2009

Question for Coordinators

Who decides whether to send a PA or a teamster to pick something up?  And why?  It seems so arbitrary.
Somethings are pretty standard.  If it’s too big to fit in a PA mobile like a Civic or a Corolla, the … Continue reading

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Just Joking

When you’re carrying something big and heavy around a corner or down some stairs, it’s usually good form to call out a warning, like “Points!”, to make sure you don’t smack someone in the face. It doesn’t really matter … Continue reading

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Google

Quick post tonight (it’s late), then a serious one tomorrow.
I googled several combinations of my anonymous self, and found some interesting results. I hold the number one spot for both “anonymous production assistant” and “production assistant blog.” I’m … Continue reading

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Call for Stories

I’ve been writing this blog for over a year now.  My original intention was to write a new post every day.  These last few weeks (not to mention an inbox full of “have you quit or what?” emails) have convinced … Continue reading

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Dressing for the Part

The show I’m on recently had a flashback to the 70s. (Don’t ask me why. As far as I’m concerned, the only good things to come out of the 1970s were Star Wars, Jaws, and my wife.)
Seeing a rack of … Continue reading

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Simple Etiquette

First of all, let me apologize for not posting in a while. Rexwas almost right. Nobody’s found out that I write this blog, but that’s only because I’ve been very, very careful of late.
One of our set PAs fell sick, … Continue reading

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