Lydia M. Joyner
Atlanta, GA 30340
Director/Writer Sunny Lane (Pre-production)
Producer: Slow Down Atlanta, TV Pilot
Production Coordinator: Toyota, EIM Inc. “Teens and Parents Safety Pact”
Provided skilled administrative assistance to the Producer by coordinating and overseeing the planning of production. Traveled up the east coast setting-up and breaking down the event. Coordinated all shows making sure that the event ran smoothly to a strict timeline
Further Inc. “Microsoft Convention”
Assisted the Producer in the planning and delivery of four shows for the Microsoft convention. Was the main liaison between Microsoft CEO and Producer of Further Inc.
RJ’s Casting, Casting Assistant
Compiled and maintained the firm’s database of information on clients and performers. Also scheduled appointments and audition sessions, coordinated logistics with directorial clients, the casting venue, and the actor’s agents. In addition, prepared the audtion materials, such as copies of sheet music, script excerpts, and contact forms.
Assisted and edited for TV/Film in Movie Magic Screenwriter and Final Draft. Wrote and prepared a script for an original screenplay.
“Solving Charlie” ABC TV Pilot, Production Assistant
Speed Network, Pullin Television
“Pinks All Out” TV Series, Talent Wrangler Tucson & Atlanta
“Toddlers & Tiaras” TLC Documentary, Producer’s Assistant
Dimension Films & Weinstein Group
“Halloween 2” Director Rob Zombie, Production Assistant
Katalyst Films & Lionsgate
“Five Killers” Director Robert Luketis, Additional Production Assistant
About Face Media
Kmart Web Series Documentary, Director Jack Davidson, Director’s Assistant
“Oprah’s Clean Up Your Messy House Tour,” Key Set Production Assistant
“Road Trip 2” Director Steve Rash, Key Office Production Assistant
“Drop Dead Diva” Lifetime TV Series, Office Day Player
“Somebodies” BET TV Series, Set Production Assistant
W The Women’s Show
“Special Edition, AARP” Steven Berlowski, Producer’s Assistant
“The Real World, Key West” Set Production Assistant
Grape Soda Films
“A Thorn of Ages” IndieTrailer, Neko Parkham, Key Set Production Assistant
“The Expose” short film, Ian Heald, Director’s Assistant
Education: Miami Ad Portfolio School Art Direction and Fashion Photography
Production Assistant Experience
Work closely with the producer, director, and production team.
Check copyright and permission issues.
Produce budgets, monitor costs and control expenses.
Oversee the timing during a shoot or show.
Deal with production enquiries from members of the public.
Keep accurate shot lists, especially for drama productions.
Book artists and performers.
Manage contracts with external organizations.
Arrange flights .
Assist talent to and from set in a timely manner.
Exceptionally dependable, Strong ability to follow directions under pressure, strong enthusiasm, cheerfulness with deep professional attitude.
Lydia Joyner has been in the industry since 2000.