Originally posted August 28, 2013
Jon Swearingen is the Director of Broadcast Media at Lakewood Church / Joel Osteen Ministries. His program is the most watched religious telecast on television with over ten million viewers per episode.
Originally recorded for a 2012 break-out session at the GURUS OF TECH conference, entitled “Live Director’s: an Inside Look,” prominent TV Directors were interviewed about how they got their start, how they direct live broadcast television shows, funny stories, their interactions with crew and talent and how they keep producers, stars and their audiences happy.
Here is the unabridged interview with Jon Swearingen. [00:45:16]