Gregg Gelfand’s credits include live broadcast video Director for “American Idol,” “Imagine: John Lennon 75th Birthday Concert,” “Michael Bublé’s Christmas in Hollywood,” “Lady Gaga & the Muppets’ Holiday Spectacular,” and others.
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 Gregg Gelfand. [00:24:34]
The original version of this post was published August 27, 2013.
Tom D’Angelo has worked in television production and AVL corporate theater for the last thirty-eight years. He has been nominated for a Mid-Atlantic Emmy Award (Best Director category) and has been part of various teams that have been nominated and won national Emmy’s. As the Media Director at a megachurch in the 1980’s he developed a love for the Church and church performing and technical artists.