PAUL SCOTT ADAMO'S RESUME

Producer/Celebrity Booker and Casting Director.

  • 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, etc.
  • Casting Director for Reality and Nonfiction Television Series.
  • Produced segments and developed story ideas.

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). 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 is 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.

  • A&E Television Network, Segment Producer and Celebrity Booker.
    Shows include: Ultimate Holiday Town USA (Atlas Media Corp.), The Story of Fashion, The Divided Union and Australia Live! A Bicentennial Celebration, etc.
  • 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.
    "Renee' Taylor and Joseph Bologna: Still Made For Each Other", Columbia Pictures Television, Co-Producer and Director. This documentary profiles the lives and careers of Renee' Taylor and Joseph Bologna and features interviews with Jane Fonda, Martin Sheen and Joan Collins. Footage from this documentary is featured in Renee' 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 noted drama coach 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 fine artist Mark Kostabi was shown at The Producers Guild Of America Documentary Screening Series and at The Martin Lawrence Gallery.
  • 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 and WNYC-TV's News of New York.
  • Worked with L.A.'s Classic Rock Station KLSX-FM as talent coordinator 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 Coordinator. 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.
  • Active member of The Producers Guild Of America, The Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences and The National Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences.

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

 

Entertainment Personalities Booked

  • Denzel Washington
  • Matt Damon
  • Sarah Jessica Parker
  • Clint Eastwood
  • Jamie Foxx
  • Ben Stiller
  • Woody Allen
  • Alec Baldwin
  • Beyonce'
  • Robert Downey Jr.
  • Michael Douglas
  • Liam Neeson
  • Jimmy Kimmel
  • Miranda Lambert
  • Heidi Klum
  • Shia LaBeouf
  • Laura Linney
  • Kathy Griffin
  • Harrison Ford
  • Bryan Cranston
  • Josh Duhamel
  • Pitbull
  • Hugh Jackman
  • Susan Sarandon
  • Kristen Bell
  • Nathan Fillion ("Castle")
  • Kelly Ripa
  • Marlee Matlin
  • will.i.am
  • Usher
  • Scarlett Johansson
  • Ke$ha
  • Matt Lauer
  • Blake Shelton
  • Alicia Keys
  • Kim Kardashian
  • Ryan Seacrest
  • Patrick Stewart
  • Tyler Perry
  • Mary J. Blige
  • Ryan Murphy ("Glee" and "American Horror Story")
  • Martin Sheen
  • President Bill Clinton
  • Vanessa Williams
  • Raven-Symone
  • Anthony Hopkins
  • Carol Burnett
  • Lily Tomlin
  • Kathy Bates
  • Naya Rivera
  • Idina Menzel
  • Shirley MacLaine
  • Vince Neil
  • Billy Ray Cyrus
  • William Shatner
  • Kevin Bacon
  • Lisa Vanderpump, Carole Radzwill, Kandi Burruss, Countess LuAnn deLesseps,Gretchen Rossi (Real Housewives)
  • Katie Couric
  • Edie Falco
  • Chelsea Clinton
  • Heather McDonald
  • Eva Longoria
  • Steve Martin
  • Harry Connick Jr.
  • Ron Howard
  • Margaret Cho
  • Steven Seagal
  • Colin Powell
  • Sally Field
  • Patrcia Heaton
  • Denis Leary
  • Ivanka Trump
  • Serena Williams
  • Magic Johnson
  • Patti LaBelle
  • Jane Lynch
  • Kristin Chenoweth
  • Bret Michaels
  • Kate Walsh
  • Harvey Weinstein
  • Mark Harmon ("NCIS")
  • Ashley Judd
  • Arianna Huffington
  • Ray Romano
  • Ellen Page
  • Kelly Rowland
  • David Heyman - "Harry Potter" Producer
  • President Jimmy Carter
  • Dr. Mehmet Oz
  • Betty White
  • Brian Stokes Mitchell
  • Sarah Hyland ("Modern Family")
  • Dr. Drew Pinsky
  • Wesley Snipes
  • Mariel Hemingway
  • Aaron Carter
  • Kevin Sorbo
  • Susie Essman
  • Patrick Muldoon
  • Della Reese
  • Blair Brown
  • Ana Ortiz
  • Robert Carradine
  • Patti Stanger
  • Rachel Ray
  • Dennis Hopper
  • Sarah Ferguson The Duchess Of York
  • Richie Sambora (Bon Jovi)
  • Susan Lucci
  • Kendra Wilkinson
  • Dan Rather
  • Meat Loaf
  • Fareed Zakaria
  • Audrina Patridge
  • Bobby Flay
  • Michael Jackson
  • Goldie Hawn
  • Jackie Chan
  • Brooke Shields
  • Danny Glover
  • Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino ("Jersey Shore")
  • Jeff Probst ("Survivor")
  • Oscar De La Hoya
  • Howie Mandel
  • Reba McEntire
  • Christopher Meloni
  • Mark Burnett
  • Larry King
  • Cheyenne Jackson
  • Tom Colicchio - Bravo's "Top Chef"
  • Lil' Kim
  • Chris Rock
  • Lance Bass and J.C. Chasez (NSYNC)
  • Alan Cumming
  • Ken Burns
  • Louis Gossett Jr.
  • reunited CBS-TV's "Big Brother" cast
  • William Baldwin
  • Holly Madison
  • Loni Love
  • Daryl Hannah
  • Michel Gondry
  • Anthony Michael Hall
  • Janice Dickinson
  • Fran Drescher
  • Joy Behar
  • Dylan Walsh
  • Janeane Garofalo
  • Mischa Barton
  • Isabella Rossellini
  • Bryan Batt ("Mad Men")
  • Cedric The Entertainer
  • Jonathan Groff
  • Jean Smart
  • James Caan
  • Al Roker
  • Tommy Hilfiger
  • Clive Davis
  • Alton Brown
  • Damon Dash
  • Rachel Hunter
  • Wayne Newton
  • Joe Pantoliano
  • Tom Green
  • Johnny Weir
  • Jesse Metcalfe
  • Criss Angel
  • Nikki Cox
  • Steve Harvey
  • Mary Tyler Moore
  • Rob Lowe
  • Wyclef Jean
  • Dolly Parton
  • Yo Yo Ma
  • Elle Macpherson
  • Holly Robinson Peete
  • Tom Arnold
  • Chuck Norris
  • Paulina Porizkova
  • Kenneth Cole
  • Regis Philbin
  • Dennis Franz
  • Charles Shaughnessy
  • Bill O'Reilly
  • Smokey Robinson
  • Jane Kaczmarek
  • Chris Noth
  • Bob Vila
  • Joanna Cassidy
  • B.B. King
  • Vincent Pastore
  • Christine Ebersole
  • Montel Williams
  • Al Jarreau
  • Ellen Burstyn
  • Kristin Bauer
  • Norma Kamali
  • Doris Roberts
  • Judge Judy Sheindlin
  • Bebe Neuwirth
  • Robert Loggia
  • Craig T. Nelson
  • Todd Oldham
  • Paula Deen
  • Deborah Norville
  • Richard Belzer
  • Melina Kanakaredes ("CSI")
  • James Earl Jones
  • Ce Ce Winans
  • Henry Winkler
  • Jon Voight
  • George Wendt
  • Diahann Carroll
  • Al Green
  • Alan Jackson
  • Penn & Teller
  • Stan Lee
  • Suzanne Somers
  • Richie Havens
  • Kevin Federline
  • Judd Hirsch
  • Kelly Rutherford
  • John Landis
  • Roseanne
  • Billy Dee Williams
  • Rob Morrow
  • Jane Leeves
  • Steve Van Zandt and Max Weinberg (Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band)
  • Paul Sorvino
  • Christopher Lloyd
  • Ed Begley, Jr.
  • Kevin Clash (Elmo)
  • Harry Smith
  • Tatum O'Neal
  • Albert Maysles
  • Dann Florek
  • Cheech Marin
  • Diane Lane
  • Natalie Cole
  • Michael Madsen
  • Frankie Valli
  • Maury Povich
  • Mary Wilson
  • Larry Gelbart
  • Duncan Sheik ("Spring Awakening")
  • BeBe Winans
  • Melissa Joan Hart
  • Harry Hamlin
  • Tony Danza
  • Deborah Harry
  • Paul Stanley (KISS)
  • Lena Horne
  • Anthony Rapp, Adam Pascal and Daphne Rubin Vega ("Rent")
  • Otis Williams (The Temptations)
  • Chaka Khan
  • Olivia Newton-John
  • Laura Benanti
  • Travis Tritt
  • Courtney B. Vance
  • Barry Bostwick
  • James Rado ("Hair" Creator)
  • Roberta Flack
  • Tony Dovolani and Corky Ballas ("Dancing With The Stars")
  • Peter Frampton
  • Anthony Bourdain
  • Paul Rodriguez
  • Rick Schroder
  • Michael Gelman
  • T-Pain
  • Joan Rivers
  • Julian McMahon
  • Jack Coleman
  • Donny Osmond
  • Iggy Pop
  • Jackie Mason
  • Lionel Richie
  • Judy Collins
  • Caroline Rhea
  • Danny Aiello

Best Selling Authors Booked

  • Deepak Chopra
  • Suze Orman
  • Joel Osteen
  • Dr. Mehmet Oz
  • Anthony Robbins
  • Rudolph Giuliani
  • Dr. Sanjay Gupta
  • Terry McMillan
  • Mitch Albom
  • Buzz Aldrin
  • Michael Dell
  • Alan M. Dershowitz
  • Nora Roberts
  • F. Lee Bailey
  • Dr. Andrew Weil
  • Louise Hay
  • Kenneth Cole
  • John Edward
  • Dr. Michael Roizen
  • Sylvia Browne
  • Maya Angelou
  • Frank Gehry
  • Noam Chomsky
  • Reverend Al Sharpton
  • Gloria Steinem
  • Robert Schuller
  • Mary Higgins Clark
  • John Gray (Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus)
  • Marianne Williamson
  • Susan Jeffers
  • Iyanla Vanzant
  • Jack Canfield & Mark Victor Hansen (Chicken Soup For The Soul)
  • James Van Praagh
  • Gore Vidal
  • Brian L. Weiss, M.D. (Many Lives, Many Masters)
  • Dr. Bernie Siegel
  • Dannion Brinkley
  • Frank McCourt (Angela's Ashes)
  • George Anderson
  • Char Margolis
  • Betty Eadie (Embraced by the Light)
  • James Redfield (The Celestine Prophecy)
  • Gary Null
  • Laura Day
  • Mary T. Browne
  • Dr. Wayne Dyer
  • Carolyn Myss
  • Dr. Barry Sears (The Zone)
  • Shakti Gawain
  • John Bradshaw

Sports Personalities Booked

  • Derek Jeter
  • Tiki Barber
  • Magic Johnson
  • Serena Williams
  • Oscar De La Hoya
  • Boris Becker
  • Monica Seles
  • George Foreman
  • Rafael Nadal
  • Tito Ortiz
  • Kevin Nash
  • Grant Hill
  • Steve Nash
  • Derek Fisher
  • Yao MIng
  • Nascar Drivers Jeff Gordon, Jimmie Johnson, Danica Patrick, Kasey Kahne, Kyle Busch and Ryan Newman
  • Chris Paul
  • Martina Navratilova
  • Bobby Valentine
  • Tony Hawk
  • Mario Andretti
  • Arnold Palmer
  • Laird Hamilton
  • Dikembe Mutombo
  • Keith Hernandez
  • Edwin Moses
  • Nadia Comaneci
  • Wayne Chrebet
  • Shawn Barber
  • Jamie Moyer
  • David Akers and Dhani Jones of The Philadelphia Eagles
  • Bruce Smith (Washington Redskins)
  • Hale Irwin
  • Kiki Vandeweghe
  • Rod Gilbert
  • Peter Forsberg (Philadelphia Flyers)
  • Dontrelle Willis (Florida Marlins)
  • Brian Mitchell (Washington Redskins)

Daytime Actors Booked

  • Susan Lucci
  • Erika Slezak
  • Kim Zimmer
  • David Canary
  • Finola Hughes
  • Victoria Rowell
  • Eileen Fulton
  • Heather Tom
  • Michael E. Knight
  • Shemar Moore
  • Cameron Mathison
  • Ron Moss
  • Robin Strasser
  • Don Diamont
  • Robert S. Woods
  • Kristen Alderson
  • Brandon Buddy
  • Catherine Hickland
  • Laura Wright
  • Alicia Minshew
  • Ted King
  • Lenny Platt
  • Rebecca Budig
  • Rick Springfield
  • Kassie DePaiva
  • Walt Willey
  • Gina Tognoni
  • Linda Dano
  • Corbin Bernsen
  • Andrea Evans
  • Jill Larson