Producer/Celebrity Booker, Casting Director and Talent Booker

Great contacts to Celebrities, Publicists, Agents, Managers & Booking Agents

  • Fifteen years experience booking over 3,000 guests ranging from celebrities (stars of film, music, television, sports, comedy, supermodels, etc.) to real people, experts and top authors including many New York Times Best Sellers.
  • Well-developed Database with thousands of contacts to celebrities, show hosts, real people, highly credentialed authors and experts in all areas such as health and fitness, relationships, fashion, self-discovery, alternative medicine, business, sports, finance, cooking, beauty, psychology, interior design, sexuality, parenting, breaking news commentary and more.
  • Ability to persuade “difficult to book” guests and convince their agents, managers and publicists to “land the booking.”
  • Long standing relationships with publicists, managers, agents, celebrities, authors, booking agents, etc.
  • Casting Director for Reality and Nonfiction Television Series.
  • Produced segments and developed story ideas.
  • Active member of The Producers Guild Of America, The Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences and The National Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences.
  • Telly Award Winner
  • Experience:

    Lifetime Movie Network, Talent Producer
    TV Series include: “Celebrity Ghost Stories” and “The Haunting Of.” Booked over 300 celebrities with ghost and paranormal stories.

    Travel Channel, Talent Producer
    Responsibilities include booking celebrities for the hit Prime Time Series “Toy Hunter.”

    A&E Television Networks, Talent Producer and Casting Director
    Projects include: “60 Days In” (Prime Time A&E Series) and “Back To The Blueprint,” a home renovation show for The History Channel (A&E Television Networks).

    PBS, Talent Producer
    Projects include: “American Graduate Day” (Seven Hour Live National PBS Special on the importance of Education in the U.S.) and “California Connected” (Emmy Award winning PBS primetime news magazine/public affairs television series).

    TV Land Confidential, Talent Producer/Celebrity Booker
    Talent Producer for television series that airs on TV Land Network (85 million households). Booked over 250 celebrities. Produced by BrainStorm, Inc.

    Kitty Bartholomew, You’re Home (HGTV), Coordinating Producer and Casting Director.
    Produced by Weller/Grossman Productions, this nationally syndicated television series can be seen on HGTV (Home & Garden Television Network) which has an audience of 80 million households. It also airs in Canada, The Philippines and other areas in Europe. Booked interior designers and homeowners as guests.

    A&E Biography Network, Talent Producer/Field Producer
    Projects include: “When Pop Culture Saved America” (Telly Award Winning Special) and “Stars & Idols.”

    Animal Planet Network (Discovery Networks), Talent Producer
    Talent Producer for the prime-time television series “The A List On Animal Planet.” Responsibilities include booking celebrity commentators for this pop culture series.

    The Montel Williams Show, Celebrity Booker
    Produced by Paramount Pictures Television, this nationally syndicated television series was one of America’s most watched daytime shows. It has been nominated for four Daytime Emmy Awards.

    B. Smith With Style, Celebrity Booker and Segment Producer
    Produced by Hearst Entertainment and True Entertainment (an Endemol Company). Nationally syndicated lifestyle/reality television series seen in over 90% of the United States including many NBC affiliates such as WNBC-TV in New York, KNBC-TV in Los Angeles and WMAQ-TV in Chicago. It also aired on The Discovery Channel, The Food Network and can be seen on TV One Lifestyle & Entertainment Television and in 22 countries worldwide.

    The Learning Channel (Discovery Networks), Casting Director
    Casting Director for “Honey, We’re Killing The Kids,” a prime-time reality television series that demonstrates how to raise healthy children. Produced by BBC Productions USA.

    Sirius Satellite Radio, Talent Executive
    Talent Executive for Lime Radio (Channel 114 on Sirius Satellite Radio.) Responsibilities include booking guests for many live talk shows.

    Small Space, Big Style (HGTV), Casting Director
    This lifestyle/reality television series airs on HGTV (Home & Garden Television Network – 80 million U.S. households). Produced by BrainBox Productions.

    Channel 4, Film4 and More4, Talent Executive
    Talent Executive for Channel 4, the highly respected British television network and it’s sister stations, Film4 and More4. They reach 71% of the viewers in the U.K. Responsibilities include booking guests for Channel 4, Film4 and More4 promos and interstitial programs.

    Famous Homes & Hideaways, Celebrity Booker
    Hosted by noted television personality and journalist Donna Hanover, this nationally syndicated television series is produced by Zone 3 Productions. It airs in over 180 markets in the U.S. and in over twenty countries. It also airs nationally across Canada in two official languages. Famous Homes & Hideaways can be seen on the Fine Living Network.

    HDNet, Talent Producer
    Booked celebrities and pop culture personalities for the weekly entertainment news television series “Naughty But Nice” which aired on Mark Cuban’s HDNet (seen in over 30 million homes). The series is hosted by Rob Shuter.

    The Top Cops Awards, Celebrity Booker
    Produced by SilverSpring Studios (the production company of John Walsh), this awards show honors police officers who are involved in the top ten cases in the country. Hosted by John Walsh, it has been attended by Bill and Hillary Clinton and held at such prestigious venues as The Warner Theater in Washington, DC and City Center in New York City. It has also aired as a one-hour special on America’s Most Wanted on Fox Television.

    There Really Is A Santa Claus (aired on NBC affiliates), Celebrity Booker and Segment Producer.
    Nationally syndicated Christmas television special that aired on many NBC affiliates.

    Documentaries: Producer/Director

    “Reneé Taylor and Joseph Bologna: Still Made For Each Other,” Columbia Pictures Television, Co-Producer and Director. This documentary profiles the lives and careers of Academy Award nominees and Emmy Award winners Reneé Taylor and Joseph Bologna and features interviews with Jane Fonda, Martin Sheen, etc. Footage from this documentary is featured in Reneé Taylor and Joseph Bologna’s Broadway Show “If You Ever Leave Me, I’m Going With You”.

    Paul’s television documentaries have been shown in Los Angeles at The American Film Institute, EZTV Gallery and on KCBS-TV. In New York, his work has been seen on Broadway at The Cort Theatre, The Kitchen, and has aired on PBS.

    Paul Scott Adamo’s documentary “Alice” (on acclaimed Acting Coach and Director Alice Spivak), is part of the permanent collection of The Theater on Film and Tape Archive at The New York Public Library For The Performing Arts At Lincoln Center. His documentary “Vera,” which portrays the life and career of veteran character actress Vera Lockwood, aired on PBS.

    Paul’s documentary “The Enigma Of Mark Kostabi,” which profiles the life of renowned Artist Mark Kostabi (whose work is in over 50 permanent museum collections around the world including, The Museum Of Modern Art, The Metropolitan Museum Of Art, the Guggenheim Museum, the National Gallery of Modern Art in Rome, etc.), was shown at The Producers Guild Of America Documentary Screening Series and at The Martin Lawrence Gallery.

    Additional Celebrity Booking Experience:

    Produced segments and booked celebrity guests for many national television series including PM Magazine, People Are Talking, Photoplay, Playboy Interviews (an award winning television series that aired on The Playboy Channel) and Star Gardens, produced by Weller/Grossman Productions and hosted by Rob Weller, which aired on HGTV (The Home and Garden Television Network). Work on other television series includes Entertainment Tonight, Fox Television’s Made in New York, WANNA-BEN (Network 10 in Australia and TV3 in New Zealand) and WNYC-TV’s News of New York.

    Worked with L.A.’s Classic Rock Station KLSX-FM as talent booker for the popular morning drive program, The Peter Tilden Show. Produced the number one rated radio program, The John Harper Show, on WFAS-FM in New York.

    SUCCESS Magazine, Talent Executive. Responsibilities include booking Celebrities, Best Selling Authors, and CEOs for this acclaimed national magazine’s Cover and Feature Stories.

    The Seminar Center and The Learning Annex, Program Director and Talent Executive. Responsibilities included creating concepts, booking talent and producing events with some of the most influential personalities of our time, including best selling authors, experts and celebrities.

    In addition to extensive experience in television and radio, Paul conducted interviews for the Barbra Streisand biography, “Her Name Is Barbra,” and coordinated publicity for the re-release of the 20th Century Fox Feature Film “Made For Each Other.” He has appeared several times on Sirius Satellite Radio. Paul was a featured guest on the ABC-TV talk show “Heart Of The Matter” and profiled in the national magazine Single Living. Articles about his work have also been featured in The Los Angeles Times, The Gannett Suburban Newspapers and Women’s News.

    Education:

    Graduated with honors from The School Of Visual Arts College in New York City and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film & Video. Received the Rhodes Award For Outstanding Achievement in Film.

  • Celebrities Booked:

    • Denzel Washington
    • Matt Damon
    • Sarah Jessica Parker
    • Scarlett Johansson
    • Clint Eastwood
    • Robert Downey Jr.
    • Jamie Foxx
    • Ben Stiller
    • Woody Allen
    • Alec Baldwin
    • Susan Sarandon
    • Beyoncé
    • Chris Rock
    • Liam Neeson
    • Jimmy Kimmel
    • Miranda Lambert
    • Heidi Klum
    • Shia LaBeouf
    • Kathy Griffin
    • Harrison Ford
    • Serena Williams
    • George Lopez
    • Bryan Cranston
    • Josh Duhamel
    • Pitbull
    • Megyn Kelly
    • Kristen Bell
    • Kelly Ripa
    • will.i.am
    • Usher
    • Ryan Seacrest
    • President Bill Clinton
    • Matt Lauer
    • Blake Shelton
    • Alicia Keys
    • Steve Harvey
    • Melania Trump
    • Kim Kardashian
    • Tyler Perry
    • Mary J. Blige
    • Ryan Murphy
    • Michael Strahan
    • Eva Longoria
    • Marlee Matlin
    • Michael Douglas
    • Ron Howard
    • Patrick Stewart
    • Ray Romano
    • Martin Sheen
    • Vanessa Williams
    • Nathan Fillion
    • Raven-Symoné
    • Dr. Mehmet Oz
    • Derek Jeter
    • Deepak Chopra
    • Anthony Hopkins
    • Carol Burnett
    • Lily Tomlin
    • Mark Harmon
    • Mary Tyler Moore
    • Rob Lowe
    • Joan Rivers
    • Chris Noth
    • Criss Angel
    • Jon Voight
    • Jane Lynch
    • Kathy Bates
    • Susan Lucci
    • Mark Burnett
    • Idina Menzel
    • Joel Osteen
    • Shirley MacLaine
    • William Shatner
    • Ellen Page
    • Kevin Bacon
    • Magic Johnson
    • Katie Couric
    • Edie Falco
    • Michael Jackson
    • Iggy Pop
    • Jeff Gordon
    • Chelsea Clinton
    • Steve Martin
    • Sally Field
    • Suze Orman
    • Harry Connick Jr.
    • Ivanka Trump
    • Dolly Parton
    • Regis Philbin
    • Steven Seagal
    • Colin Powell
    • Wesley Snipes
    • Patricia Heaton
    • Denis Leary
    • Henry Winkler
    • Magic Johnson
    • Patti LaBelle
    • Kristin Chenoweth
    • Bret Michaels
    • Harvey Weinstein
    • Ashley Judd
    • Gene Simmons
    • Sarah Ferguson, Duchess Of York
    • Larry King
    • Al Roker
    • Arianna Huffington
    • President Jimmy Carter
    • Betty White
    • Jonathan Groff
    • Chuck Norris
    • Cedric The Entertainer
    • Mischa Barton
    • Rachel Ray
    • Olivia Newton-John
    • Diahann Carroll
    • Reba McEntire
    • Cheyenne Jackson
    • Bobby Flay
    • Brooke Shields
    • Duncan Sheik
    • Roseanne
    • Stan Lee
    • Deborah Harry
    • Anthony Robbins
    • George Foreman
    • Naya Rivera
    • Laura Linney
    • John Edward
    • Dr. Sanjay Gupta
    • Margaret Cho
    • Donna Karan
    • Richie Sambora
    • Arnold Palmer
    • Anthony Bourdain
    • Lionel Richie
    • Dan Rather
    • T-Pain
    • Ellen Burstyn
    • Joy Behar
    • Oscar De La Hoya
    • Billy Ray Cyrus
    • Cheech Marin
    • Kendra Wilkinson
    • Vince Neil
    • Danny Glover
    • Jeff Probst
    • Janeane Garofalo
    • Christopher Meloni
    • Lil’ Kim
    • Lance Bass
    • Amber Rose
    • Paul Stanley
    • Kesha
    • Hugh Jackman
    • And Thousands More!