Ep. 49 – From Newsroom to Hollywood with Jorge Lopez [Meet The Mentee]

September 19, 2023

In this episode, you’ll have the chance to meet Jorge, a former mentee of mine and the second person ever to join our program. Together, we embarked on a journey of private one-on-one mentoring sessions that ultimately led Jorge to transition from working in Spanish-language news to an exciting career in film & scripted television.

You’ll hear about Jorge’s unique experience, the challenges he faced, and how he navigated the transition. It’s a candid conversation that showcases the real-world experiences of someone who’s successfully made the leap.

We’ll also discuss the important topic of career decisions. Choosing the right path can be a daunting task, with various factors influencing our choices – personal interests, societal expectations, financial stability, and more. Whether you’re just starting out in your editing career or looking to make a change, this episode offers valuable insights and practical advice to help you make informed decisions about your career path.

If you’re interested in working in film & scripted television, click here to learn more about my Break Into Scripted course!

Original Music: “Apollo’s Haze” and “Do You Want” by Jesusdapnk
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