Niru, a Production Staff, based in Los Angeles, has 4 Production Staff credits and 1 Post Production Intern credit, and has been a member since 2017.


9/16 – 12/16

Production Staff (Production Intern) The Late Show With Stephen Colbert

CBS — Talk Show (TV) — CBS Details
9/16 – 12/16

Worked as a production assistant on Late Show cold open segments and remote shoots. Helped manage social media content. Researched and pitched potential show guests to producers. Ensured smooth workflow within The Late Show’s script, talent, music, accounting, and digital departments.

12/15 – 5/16

Production Staff (Music & Production Intern) The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

NBC — Talk Show (TV) — NBCUniversal Details
12/15 – 5/16

Assisted Fallon staffers with everyday operations of the show: conducted research for monologue writers, explored potential guest artists, tracked residuals, and assisted with third-party licensing. Served as a PA for The Tonight Show Field Team, tracked the show’s impact on music sales, assisted with monologue rehearsal, accommodated both house and guest bands, and coordinated audiences.

9/15 – 12/15

Production Staff (Intern) CNBC Long Form

CNBC — Reality/Doc (TV) Details
9/15 – 12/15

Researched and pitched original primetime documentary ideas to senior producers and VP of Long Form Programming. Assisted producers with research, fact-checking, and graphics requests. Identified and pre-interviewed potential interview subjects. Organized, screened, and logged footage. Aided segment producers during live broadcast of CNBC shows (Squawk Box, Power Lunch, etc.) at the NYSE.

5/15 – 8/15

Post Production Intern – Skylight Pictures

5/15 – 8/15

Edited footage for Skylight documentary series, Dictator in the Dock. Created English and Spanish language trailers, prepared documentary packages for online streaming and purchase. Transcribed interviews, created subtitled sequences, and exported final cuts for inter-departmental review.

3/12 – 3/12

Production Staff (SXSW Interactive & Trade Show) SXSW 2012

Live Event — SXSW Details
3/12 – 3/12

Served as audiovisual assistant for SXSW Interactive panels: worked directly with panelists and festival attendees to guarantee successful presentation and live streaming of guest panels. Escorted guests to trade show floor, and ensured timely communication between trade show exhibitors and SXSW staff.


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Class of '16

Columbia University

Bachelor of Arts


  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Basic Persian
  • Cannon DSLR Cameras
  • Final Cut Pro
  • French
  • Google Drive
  • LexisNexis
  • Mac OS
  • Microsoft Office
  • Quicktime
  • Social Media
  • Spanish
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Windos OS
  • Writing