By Paul Cabana, producer
When filming a prison interview, the one thing you don\’t do is keep a shot tape in the camera, in case they ask you to hand it over. When you\’re producing a home makeover show, the one thing you don\’t do is become the middleman between a homeowner and a contractor, because you effectively become the contractor. When directing No Reservations, the one thing you don\’t do is tell Tony what to say because, well, you just don\’t.
I\’ve worked with a few different hosts and a lot of times, you just feed \’em lines. It\’s not disingenuous or manipulative. When you do, you have no choice. Continue reading: The One Thing You Don\'t Do »