James Kim Assistant Producer, The Frame

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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

3 TV shows to binge on during the holiday break

Now that you've crossed everything off your Christmas shopping list, it's time to relax and get to some TV shows you haven't been able to watch over the past year.

'Big Eyes' screenwriters' careers 'suffered' after spending 10 years making the film

The screenwriters of “Big Eyes” spent a decade trying to get their movie about kitschy art made... and almost made their careers suffer.

Skylight Theater to host its very own Festivus celebration

Actor John Fleck recites the humorous and slightly morbid poem, "The Boy Who Laughed at Santa Claus," by Ogden Nash for a Festivus celebration.

Dan Gilroy on Sony hacks: 'It's ethically wrong to reprint stolen material'

The "Nightcrawler" writer/director offers stern condemnation for those who published documents stolen as a part of the cyberattacks against Sony Pictures.

Is video-on-demand the way to go for Sony's 'The Interview?'

If the Seth Rogen-James Franco comedy never makes it into theaters, one option for the studio is to take it directly into viewers' homes.

Creative Spaces: Ben Noam feels a sense of freedom outdoors

The L.A.-based artist uses Elysian Park as his creative space, where he collects plant matter for his paintings and finds inspiration in the open space.

Ralph Fiennes: 'Working with Wes Anderson was a dream job'

The actor has always wanted to work with the director of "Grand Budapest Hotel" and, as a result, it's nabbed Fiennes some award nominations.

Everything you need to know about 'The Interview' in 4 minutes

New York Magazine's Abraham Riesman was one of the lucky few to see "The Interview" before Sony Pictures cancelled its release. Here's his synopsis.

Why Angelina Jolie chose Japanese rock star Miyavi for 'Unbroken'

When the director was casting the role of the POW camp commander, she wanted an actor who could walk into a huge crowd and own the place. Somebody like a rock star.

Artist Jennifer Moon drives around LA for inspiration

The Los Angeles-based artist won the fan vote at the Hammer Museum's "Made in L.A. 2014" show and her secret to success was found behind the wheel of her car.

Hollywood greats celebrate the irreverent films of Robert Downey Sr.

He's best known these days as the father of the biggest movie star in the world, Robert Downey, Jr., but among cinefiles, the elder Downey is a hero.

Cameron Esposito may be the hardest working comedian in show biz

She has an online column and video series, two podcasts and a new album, “Same Sex Symbol." For comedians, "that is the norm now," she says.

Ben Watt returns to his folk-rock roots with 'Hendra'

The English musician is no newcomer to the music scene. He made it big with his duo Everything But The Girl back in the early '90s and now returns to his solo career.

'Hunger Games' director Francis Lawrence knows the pressure is on

The director of "Mockingjay: Part One," says he was "a little nervous" about meeting fans' expectations for this episode, which doesn't have much action.

'Mike Tyson Mysteries' producer says boxer plays a 'comedic fantasy' of himself

Hugh Davidson, producer/writer of the Adult Swim show, says the former boxer "is very aware and trying to do the best he can, and it's hard not to root for that."