James Kim Assistant Producer, The Frame
James Kim is the Assistant Producer on KPCC's new arts and entertainment program, The Frame.
Prior to that, James worked a year-long internship with "Off Ramp," during which he produced a story about losing his first language that won Best Feature awards from Associated Press and the L.A. Press Club, and a story about an 84-year-old rapper that was a finalist for a National Entertainment Journalism Award, as well as from the L.A. Press Club.
James has also interned with APM's "The Dinner Party" and with Marfa (TX) Public Radio. He's also been a production assistant with KCRW's "Strangers" and has recently been a fill-in producer at "Marketplace."
James has a B.A. In Anthropology from Cal State Long Beach, where he minored in Music and Film.
Stories by James Kim
Festival co-founders Jenny Yang and Keiko Agena talk about the inspirations behind the event and how they want to create an opportunity for Asian-American comics to thrive.
Derek Waters started "Drunk History" as a web series in 2007 and now it's up for an Emmy. Waters talks about how the show got started and bizarre reality of being nominated.
Tambor tells us how important it was that he nailed his transgender role. "Lives are at stake, and integrity's at stake, and there's a community that needs for me to do that right."
Chris Lynch and Adam Rasmussen of the indie rock band reveal why, despite all the challenges and physical labor, they've taken root in a warehouse near Dodger Stadium.
Burgess was a struggling actor, similar to his character on the show, except now he's an Emmy-nominated one. Hear his story of struggle and how "Kimmy Schmidt" lost him a pizza.
The two indie bands are constantly on tour and coping with the challenges of maintaining relationships and trying to make a living.
The composer used to produce for Madonna and Donna Summer, which explains why he's attracted to '80s electronic music.
Singer/guitarist Jake Duszik and bassist John Famiglietti tells us about the band's rise — and knowing that it will come to an end.
Before Uzo Aduba got the part of "Crazy Eyes" on Netflix's hit show "Orange is the New Black," she was constantly rejected for parts. Now she's won an Emmy and is going for two.
Sara and Sean Watkins talk about why they decided to release an album now, their monthly shows at Largo and the dynamics of playing in a band with a sibling.
Joe Adalian, Editor of Vulture.com, talks about the increasing importance of name-brand showrunners and which shows look like hits and misses.
Comedian Jen Kirkman takes a recorder backstage at Outside Lands Festival and captures what goes on behind the scenes at one of the biggest festivals in the U.S.
The actress is one of the producers and voices for the film adaptation of the classic book that she first saw as a young girl on her grandfather's nightstand.
The group's debut album, "Heavenly Fire," combines gospel with folk, country, R&B and blues.
In the past ten years, almost 20 people have died in local drug-related incidents at EDM festivals, which raises questions of safety and prevention.