Summary

Erica L. Taylor is a TV & digital producer in Los Angeles. She puts her absolute all into her unscripted work. Her work ethic is stellar and her strength is interviewing and storytelling. She's fearless and will go where the journey takes her.

Credits

3/16 – Current

Producer (Freelance) Unsung Hollywood (Season 3)

TV One — TV — A. Smith & Co. Productions Details
3/16 – Current

Producer for multi award-winning television docuseries, Unsung Hollywood, presenting the life stories of notable entertainment personalities. Direct all episode shoots in studio and on location, Efficient use of $100K managed episode budget, Pitch talent to Executive Producers and network for upcoming episodes, In-depth biographical research, Conduct multiple extensive journalistic camera interviews with cast members, Complete full show outline in tandem with network content objectives, Collaborate with executive crew and post-production for rough and fine cuts, Work with talent and Associate Producer to obtain personal and professional effects from talent

8/14 – Current

Producer (Freelance) Unsung Hollywood (Season 2)

TV One — TV — A. Smith & Co. Productions Details
8/14 – Current

Producer for multi award-winning television docuseries, Unsung Hollywood, presenting the life stories of notable entertainment personalities, Direct all episode shoots in studio and on location, Manage efficient use of $100K managed episode budget, Pitch talent to Executive Producers and network for upcoming episodes, In-depth biographical research, Conduct multiple extensive journalist-style camera interviews with cast members, Complete full show outline in tandem with network content objectives, Collaborate with executive crew and post-production for rough and fine cuts, Work with talent and Associate Producer to obtain personal and professional effects from talent

8/14 – Current

Executive Producer (EP)

Staff Position — Soulglo Productions & Sophistiglam LLC Details
8/14 – Current

Founder & President; Producer, Director and Editor for unscripted television, film and digital projects. Social media content production and brand integration. On-camera hosting services, syndicated radio broadcasting consulting. Marketing content strategist. Storytelling. Creative writing services with SEO content. Major clients: A. Smith & Co. Productions, Pigeonly Inc., Idyllic Interactive

1/14 – Current

Producer (Freelance ) IA Clients

Corporate — Soulglo Productions & Sophistiglam LLC Details
1/14 – Current

Idyllic Interactive creates successful brand marketing campaigns for established companies. Currently providing voice talent and creative production consulting services for Idyllic Interactive clients.

9/12 – 3/14

Associate Producer

Staff Position — A. Smith & Co. Productions Details
9/12 – 3/14

AP for Unsung, Unsung Hollywood & Celebrity Crime Files docuseries on the TV One Network. Obtain contact information through research and relationships for legendary music icons and industry professionals directly related to the episode, Conduct occasional interviews with cast members, Pre-interview major music artists, family and friends to determine relevance for episode, Work closely with show Producer and Executive Producer on show development, Schedule shoots for multiple episodes, Choose and gather all development and rare research materials for each episode, Work with editors and vendors to obtain final footage, photos and show materials, Develop, balance and complete show budget and footage usage, Payment of fees and honorariums to talent and cast, Process all show releases and agreements with all individuals and companies related to show development

Orgs

  • SAG-Eligible
  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated
  • The Grammy Recording Academy

Media

  • Sophistiglam Client - Black Businesswomen Rock 2016

  • Life Purpose Series for Instagram

Recos

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Education

Class of '98

Spelman College

Bachelor of Arts - Economics

My Gear

  • Backdrop
  • Tripod
  • Canon EOS 5D Mark III
  • Lighting Kit
  • Blue Yeti Microphone
  • Lavalier Lapel Microphone

Skills

  • Social Media
  • Producer
  • Writing
  • Documentary
  • Research
  • Interviews
  • Project Management
  • Docuseries
  • Journalism
  • voiceover
  • Advertising
  • Consulting
  • Television Programming
  • Brand Integration
  • Hosting
  • creative content
  • Script Review
  • Unscripted/Reality
  • Amazing work ethic
  • Marketing Content