Category Archives: About Me

Are You a PA? Do You Want to be Anonymous?

It’s that time again. Time to pass the TAPA torch.
I’m not going to go away permanently, but the month of October is going to be really busy for me (in a good way!).
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What I’ve Been Up To

Dear Constant Reader,
I want to apologize for the dearth of regular programming here at The Anonymous Production Assistant. I’ve been on location1 for the past month or so, because runaway production is still a thing.
The only reason Crew Call has … Continue reading

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Weekend Update

It’s Friday, and boy, have I got a big weekend planned!
Today, two of my favorite books in the last couple years are coming out as movies: The Fault in Our Stars and All You Need Is Kill.1 The only question … Continue reading

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Quick Update and Twitter Feud

I was intending to post the first podcast episode today. It’s an interview with Evan Luzi, the creator of The Black and Blue website. We had a great conversation, and I think you’re really going to dig it. But you’re … Continue reading

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How’s My Hosting?

TAPAlooza III: Season of the Witch1 was last night. Considering it was a weeknight at a wine bar, the vibe was a lot different than the last two meet-ups.
The problem with most networking events is that the people who go … Continue reading

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Crew Call: The Below-the-Line Podcast

UPDATE!
The Kickstarter campaign is back on! Here’s the new link.
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I have officially launched the Kickstarter campaign for Crew Call: The Below-the-Line Podcast! And I couldn’t be more excited! Can’t you tell by all the exclamation points?!
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Due to a Technical Glitch, the Podcast Kickstarter Campaign Will Not Begin Today

This is both disappointing and annoying, but the video I created for the Kickstarter campaign is not as complete as I expected it to be by now.
Don’t worry, though, the meetup at the Figueroa Hotel is still on, so you … Continue reading

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The TAPA Podcast is Coming Soon

I wanted to remind all of you that the TAPA podcast will be coming very soon. I’m titling it Crew Call: The Below the Line Podcast. Because it’s not just for PAs; it’s for the whole crew.
Often times, we know … Continue reading

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Coming Soon – The TAPA Podcast!

If you missed TAPAholics Anonymous meeting, you don’t know what was in the envelope I left. First, there was a bunch of name tags that read, “Hello, my name is T.A.P.A.”

Along with the names tags was a stack of business … Continue reading

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TAPA Gets a Plug from The New York Times!

I thought being interviewed on KCRW was cool, but The New York fucking Times??? Holy shit balls!
Granted, they refer to me as “Hollywood’s version of [a] Roman galley slave,” but still, THE NEW YORK TIMES!
I’m too excited to write a … Continue reading

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