Alex Piper, head of unscripted for YouTube Originals, is the guest for the latest episode of the Unscripted and Unprepared podcast, produced and hosted by Main Event Media’s Jimmy Fox, in partnership with Realscreen. The new episode is now available on Stitcher, Podbean, Spotify and Apple among other platforms.
In the episode, Piper discusses how he first broke into television via a local news station in Philadelphia, and his subsequent stints at NBC Sports, Asylum Entertainment and to the present day, heading up unscripted for YouTube Originals.
Past episodes of the podcast have featured such influential unscripted screen content executives as NBCU’s Rod Aissa, Nickelodeon unscripted head Rob Bagshaw, Fremantle North America’s Jayson Dinsmore, Bongo Pictures’ Michael Bloom, Freeform’s Jamila Hunter, Brian Volk-Weiss, Dan Cutforth and Jane Lipsitz, Howard T. Owens, Arthur Smith, Brent Montgomery, Nancy Glass, Mark Itkin, Jonathan Murray, Cori Abraham, Thom Beers, and World of Wonder’s Fenton Bailey, among many others.
Jimmy Fox’s production credits with Main Event Media include CNN’s United Shades of America with W. Kamau Bell and Amazon Prime’s Inside Jokes.