John Tuccillo Jr.

Los Angeles, CA  johntuccillojr@gmail.com


EDUCATION:

Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA
    Major:
Film & Television • Degree: B.F.A
    Cumulative GPA: 3.6 Honors: Cum Laude


PROFESSIONAL PRODUCTION EXPERIENCE:

The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Burbank, CA                                                                                                                                      Aug 2015 – June 2016

Talent/Travel Coordinator

  • Booked flights, hotels, and car services for hundreds of talent/human interest guests.

  • Provided hands-on assistance to A-list celebrities and their teams during production.

  • Effectively assisted talent producers, the talent booker, and the travel director with daily needs, including scheduling, purchase orders, tracking talent, and booking travel.

  • Gained extensive knowledge pertaining to the process of filming a Daytime Emmy-Nominated talk show on the Warner Bros studio lot.

  • Organized and compiled trending pop culture news stories, involving celebrities, film, & television, to be distributed to executive producers as well as the entire staff.

  • Assembled the daily security lists and managed the dressing rooms for each show.

Sheree Guitar Entertainment, Beverly Hills, CA                                                                                                             March 2014 - July 2015

Talent/TV Literary Coordinator

  • Effectively rolled dozens of calls a day, taking meticulous notes and underscoring action items.

  • Organized, tracked, and maintained database for all scripts, submissions, client documents.

  • Gained extensive knowledge pertaining to contracts/deals/agreements, table reads, writer rooms.

  • Tracked and compiled data for the 2014-2015 Pilot lists, network/studio exec coverage, staffing lists.

  • Provided coverage on various scripts for clients and potential clients.

A-Frame Productions, Brooklyn, NY                                                                                                                                      June 2013 – Aug 2013

Executive Assistant

  • Assisted on-set producers and organized various notes to shooting scripts

  • Monitored & transported equipment to/from set

  • Managed professional customer service calls

  • Organized database with key business partners and past productions

  • Handled inventory of rental equipment to local production companies

Debbie Regan Locations, Old Westbury, NY                                                                                                                          Nov 2011 - Dec 2011

Executive Assistant

  • Provided technical support and organized computer database

  • Built the company’s social media presence (YouTube, Facebook, Google+)

  • Acquired new clients over the phone and arranged meetings for supervisor

  • Supervised film sets and assisted in location scout walkthroughs

ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION EXPERIENCE:

Digital Video Creator                                                                                                                                                                June 2007 - Present

  • Written, produced, directed, and edited video content for all platforms including social, YouTube, Vine, and many others.

  • Contributed and collaborated with marketing teams to drive their brands forward.

  • Have been accepted and awarded “Best Short Film” in various film festivals around the world. (ex. Houston Comedy Film Festival, Audience Awards, Big Soda Film Festival, etc.)

SHORT FILMS

THAT’S NOT MINE (2014), Comedy

THE DINNER GUEST (2014), Comedy

THE KILLERS (2013), Narrative

GRANDMA’S GONE WILD (2012), Narrative

MOVING ON (2012), Narrative

COLORBLIND (2011), Experimental



WORK EXPERIENCE:

American Eagle Outfitters, Savannah, GA                                                                     Aug 2013 – Nov 2013

    Sales Associate/Cashier

  • Manage credit and cash transactions and open & close registers

  • Style and lay out the floor sets

  • Utilize the POS System for purchase transactions and inventory look up

  • Greet and assist customers to ensure quality customer service and satisfaction

Louie’s Pizzeria & Restaurant, Carle Place, NY                                                             Mar 2009 – Jan 2014

    Host/Counter/Cashier

  • Manage the front counter by ensuring a clean presentation of the food displayed

  • Answer phones and record delivery, catering and corporate sale orders

  • Manage credit and cash transactions and open and close the registers

  • Train new team members on POS system

  • Create and design the menu’s and the weekly specials menu


SKILLS:

Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) Adobe Photoshop Illustrator Premiere AVID Media Composer Protools Final Draft • Concur

INTERESTS:

Writing Directing Producing Comedy Comic Books Graphic Design Marketing • Digital