PRESS & PUBLIC APPEARANCES

 

 

TV NEWS APPEARANCE REEL

         

 

Block is available for speaking, moderating, and public   Click here to email Alex regarding:

 

   -PUBLIC SPEAKING 

   -MODERATING & AWARDS PRESENTATIONS

   -PRODUCING PANELS

   -NEWS COMMENTARY & SOUND BYTES

   -TALK SHOW HOST FOR TV, RADIO & DIGITAL

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

If you, your organization, society, gathering or group are seeking a public speaker who can share industry insider views, Block is an entertaining storyteller who brings Hollywood home to audiences.  He also is available to speak on a variety of other topics.   He has been a hit with clubs, at events, with college audiences and on media across the dial.  (See suggested lecture topics below)

 

PANEL MODERATOR, HOST, PRODUCER, M.C. 

Block informs and delivers interesting, informative and entertaining sessions- from festival panels to award presentations to film screening q & a's, and more.  Block comes well prepared, studies the panelists and the issues, and asks the pertinent questions to meet the needs of each audience. Block has produced and moderated high profile panels and seminars at numerous events including those presented by NATPE, the Hollywood Radio & TV Society,  at the Cannes International Film Festival, Digital Hollywood, at the Hong Kong International Film Market, New Filmmakers LA, the National Cable TV Show and Locations Expo. 

 

FULL SERVICE PRODUCTION

If you need a producer to seek out top panelists and speakers, Block can work with you, your group or organization to identify, reach and book speakers who meet your needs and deliver high quality content for all. As your producer he will meet with you to discuss your needs, dates, venue and special interests; and then recruit the right people, with credible jobs and backgrounds, to provide a great experience for your audience.

 

NEWS COMMENTARY & SOUND BYTES

Block is an informed source who can provide commentary and insight when news breaks.  He offers timely, reliable information to media outlets.  Block is often a regular correspondent for industry news, providing context on breaking stories for television and radio programs, including NBC, KNBC, CBS, ABC, CNN, KCRW-FM and KABC-AM. He co-hosted “Call Sheet” for five years on KPCC-FM. (see reel)

 

TALK SHOW HOST FOR TV, RADIO & DIGITAL

If you need a radio host, expert commentator, a weekend or fill-in talk show host, Block is the go-to guy. Perfect for news-talk stations. 

 

LECTURE TOPICS INCLUDE:

 

*INSIDER’S VIEW: HOW HOLLYWOOD REALLY WORKS 

 

*INSIDE THE BIGGEST MOVIES: BEHIND THE MAKING OF THE MOST FAMOUS AND SUCCESSFUL FILMS FROM STAR WARS TO HARRY POTTER

 

*HOW YOU CAN BE A BETTER MOVIE AND TV CONSUMER: BEAT THE HYPE 

 

*HOW TO BREAK INTO SHOWBIZ: UNDERSTAND HOW HOLLYWOOD TRADES – HOW TO READ EM, USE EM, BENEFIT, HOW TO USE THEM TO START YOUR CAREER IN THE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY 

 

*BRUCE AND BRANDON LEE: TRAGIC LEGACY: SECRETS BEHIND THE STANGE DEATHS OF THE MARTIAL ARTS SUPERSTAR AND HIS MOVIE STAR SON.