Sean Reid

Sean Reid


Greater Los Angeles Area

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Sean Reid's Overview

  • Production Consultant at BTR MediaWorks, Inc
  • Associate Director/Script Counsultant at Writers Boot Camp
  • Producer/Director/Writer at New Cinema Tribe
  • McBurney School

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Sean Reid's Summary

Sean has worked on Staff for the TV Guide show "Square Off", "E! News Live", the CBS show "Day & Date", Fox's "The Rob Nelson Show" and the long running ABC franchise "America's Funniest Home Videos". Freelance Produced Network Promos for Fox, Starz, Tyler Perry's "House of Payne", PBS Sprout and DIY "Let's Get Dirty" Campaign that included a run in theaters (the first time for DIY) to name a few.

After a successful festival run the the Indie Feature"Redemption" that Sean served as Producer/Director and Writer was released on Home Video by Artisan Home Entertainment(Lions Gate), aired on Starz in Black for eighteen months as well as receiving distribution in Europe and Africa. Sean was a key contributor to the E! Concert Series that featured groups like Everclear, Smash Mouth, Steel Pulse, Sixpence None the Richer and Robert Palmer. As well Directing/Co-Producing the DVD Premiere Awards with Host Ben Stein.

Under his new banner New Cinema Tribe Sean has recently completed the web series "NorHollywood" and is in pre-production on the "Mulholland Report".

An accomplished Non-Union 1st Assistant Director often working as a Producer/1st AD it enables him to remain fully involved in a production.

Specialties: Single and Multiple Camera Direction,1st/2nd AD, Screenwriting, Post Production, Field Production, Crew Booking, Deal Negotiations, Research, EP Scheduling and Budgeting, AFTRA / SAG Paperwork, Music Clearance, Live Shots, Work Flow Problem Solving, Fixer.

Sean Reid's Experience

Production Consultant

BTR MediaWorks, Inc

August 2012Present (2 years 2 months) Greater Los Angeles Area

Associate Director/Script Counsultant

Writers Boot Camp

Educational Institution; 1-10 employees; Writing and Editing industry

February 2012Present (2 years 8 months) Santa Monica, Ca


New Cinema Tribe

August 2010Present (4 years 2 months) Sherman Oaks

The Mulholland Report



July 2011March 2013 (1 year 9 months) Greater Los Angeles Area

Assistant Director, Pilot

Black Entertainment Television

Public Company; 501-1000 employees; Entertainment industry

September 2012October 2012 (2 months) Greater Los Angeles Area

1st/2nd Assistant Director

Fox Television

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; NWS; Broadcast Media industry

January 2009February 2012 (3 years 2 months) Greater Los Angeles Area

2nd - Staz, Black History Month
1st AD - BET, Celebration of Gospel Steve Harvey Promos
1st AD - Fox, So You Think You Can Dance, Media Day
1st AD - Fox, House, April Fools Prank
1st AD - Fox, Lie to Me, Promo
1st AD - United Front, DTV Conversion Commercial
1st AD -

Production Manager

Mad Dog Video, Inc

August 2010August 2010 (1 month)

Producer/1st AD

United Front Design

Partnership; 11-50 employees; Marketing and Advertising industry

March 2010March 2010 (1 month)


Rockery Music

March 20102010 (less than a year)

Field Producer at Avatar International Press Junket

Fox Filmed Entertainment

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; NWS; Entertainment industry

October 2009October 2009 (1 month) Greater Los Angeles Area

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; LMDIA; Entertainment industry

August 2009August 2009 (1 month)

Production Consultant

Tony 5 Productions

June 2009June 2009 (1 month)

Field Producer

PeakCare, Inc.

November 2008November 2008 (1 month)

Field Producer

We TV: Surrogates Special

October 2008October 2008 (1 month)

Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Broadcast Media industry

April 2007February 2008 (11 months)

A jack of all trades for the Africa Channel, from Post Producing the African FIBA Olympic Basketball Championships, to shooting behind the scenes for their coverage of the Pan African Film Festival.

Producer/1st AD

Johnson and Murphy

20062008 (2 years)

As a Freelance Producer/1st AD I would work with the Director, Editor, Executive Producer and Client to make sure the goals of the shoot were accomplished. I would hire the crew, book the locations and schedule the shoot. As 1st AD I would run the production on the set insuring all production goals were satisfied, and that the work was completed safely. Accounts included; Tyler Perry's "House of Payne", PBS Sprout and the NFL Network.

Post Producer

TV Guide

Public Company; 51-200 employees; GMST; Entertainment industry

20062007 (1 year)

As the Post Producer on "Square Off" I would screen the show for a Radio Cut, once it was approved by the EP's I would work with the editor to refine the show and write all "Factoids" and "ID's", once the show was completed I would create the timing sheet and work with the Post Supervisor to get the show delivered.


Horrors of War

April 2005November 2006 (1 year 8 months) Columbus, Ohio Area


StoneKap Productions

Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Media Production industry

20042006 (2 years) Canton, Ohio Area


Canton Players Guild Theater, Coming Together Production of A Raisin in the Sun

January 2005February 2005 (2 months)


DVD Premiere Awards

January 2003March 2003 (3 months)

Working with the client, I was responsible for everything on the stage. I hired all the crew, produced and directed the Live to Tape show. I then produced the Nine Minute Pilot Presentation that FX eventually bought and Dick Clark Productions produced the next year.

Post Production Supervisor

Fox Television

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; NWS; Broadcast Media industry

April 20022003 (1 year)

The Rob Nelson Show.


Lions Gate Films: "Redemption"

20012003 (2 years)

Assignment Manager

E! Networks

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; Entertainment industry

19962001 (5 years) Greater Los Angeles Area

Associate Assignment Editor

CBS News - Day & Date

September 1995April 1996 (8 months)

Music Supervisor

Vin Di Bona Productions

Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Entertainment industry

19931995 (2 years)

Sean Reid's Projects

Sean Reid's Skills & Expertise

  1. Television
  2. Screenwriting
  3. Producing
  4. Film
  5. Film Production
  6. Camera
  7. Directing
  8. Video Production
  9. Video
  10. Creative Direction
  11. Theatre
  12. Acting
  13. Documentaries
  14. Feature Films
  15. Field Producing
  16. Research
  17. Entertainment
  18. Final Cut Pro
  19. Script Coverage
  20. Short Films
  21. Final Draft
  22. Production Managment
  23. HD Video
  24. Avid Media Composer
  25. Radio
  26. Commercials
  27. Storytelling
  28. Avid
  29. Reality
  30. Independent Film
  31. Scripting
  32. Assistant Directing
  33. Negotiation
  34. Comedy
  35. New Media
  36. Music Clearance
  37. Drama
  38. Music Videos
  39. Live Shots
  40. Post Production
  41. Broadcast
  42. Pre-production

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Sean Reid's Education

Writers Boot Camp



Sonoma State University

English, Philosophy


Activities and Societies: Men's Tennis Team

Ojai Valley School

McBurney School

Sean Reid's Additional Information

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Honors and Awards:

“Certificate of Commendation”, Outstanding and Dedicated Service, Los Angeles County, 2008 Pan African Film Festival

Received the "Chris Award" for the highest level of achievement in the category of Entertainment at the 2006 Columbus International Film Festival.

Received a "Citation of Excellence" at the 2005 ADDY Awards in the category of "Animation or Special Effects in Film/Video" for his work on the Horrors of War title sequence.

“Best Special Effects” - 2007 Fright Night Film Festival

“Audience Award” - 2007 Rebel International Film “Best Horror Feature”, 2007 Bare Stage Screenings

“Significant Contribution”, 2000 Academy of Television Arts & Sciences – Academy Internship Program

“Significant Contribution”, 1999 Academy of Television Arts & Sciences – Academy Internship Program

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