Liz Gateley, senior advisor at Spotify, sat down 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, and on other platforms.
Gateley has been involved in several hit unscripted series throughout her long career working at networks like MTV and Lifetime. In this episode, she discusses the origin stories of shows like Jersey Shore, Laguna Beach, The Hills, 16 and Pregnant, Ridiculousness and Surviving R. Kelly. Gateley also talks about her work with the Oscar-winning documentary short film Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You’re a Girl).
Past episodes of the podcast have featured influential unscripted screen content executives like YouTube’s Alex Piper, NBCU’s Rod Aissa, Nickelodeon unscripted head Rob Bagshaw, Fremantle North America’s Jayson Dinsmore, Bongo Pictures’ Michael Bloom, Freeform’s Jamila Hunter, 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.