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

Sundance 2015: The most anticipated films at the festival

Sundance has become the festival where breakout indie films premiere. Which will be the ones to watch at this year's event?

How the edgy Wooster Group turned Shaker traditions into a stage show

Actress Frances McDormand and singer Suzzy Roche talk about their involvement with the theater company's staging of "Early Shaker Spirituals."

Comedian Doug Lussenhop, aka DJ Douggpound, gives stand-up a remix

Doug Lussenhop helped create a distinct style of absurd musical breaks and sound effects on a couple of TV shows. He brings that style to his stand-up act.

Author and actress Annabelle Gurwitch on being 'Hollywood Adjacent'

Hollywood’s annual tradition of backslapping — more commonly known as award season — is underway, leaving a lot of people on the outside looking in.

'Fantasia: Music Evolved' gives the classic Disney film a modern gaming twist

"Fantasia" is one of the most iconic films in cinema history. The makers of the video game took up Walt Disney's original intent to update the music through the ages.

HBO GO, Amazon, Sling TV: Which will be successful in 2015?

How will TV fair in the new year with the rise in popularity in streaming shows such as Netflix's "Orange is the New Black" and Amazon's "Transparent"?

3 new TV shows to watch this winter

'90s nostalgia, a surreal comedy and the first Asian-American sitcom in 30 years: Vulture.com's Margaret Lyons gives her picks on what new shows to watch in 2015.

Mica Levi finds inspiration in nature and the cosmos for 'Under The Skin' score

The singer/songwriter received critical acclaim for her first-ever score, which is an eerie backdrop to the strange behavior of Scarlett Johansson’s character.

Coachella 2015: What you need to know about the lineup

Who are the biggest surprises and "must see" acts on the festival's roster? We breakdown the poster with Philip Cosores of the music website Consequence of Sound.

Shamir uses his androgynous voice to his advantage

Growing up, singer Shamir says "no one really got" his androgynous voice, but he's using it to his advantage as he gathers global acclaim.

Why would a record store give away 25 albums to each customer?

The Record Parlour in Hollywood recently bought a huge collection that dramatically increased its inventory. So the owner decided to make room through a giveaway.

Was North Korea really behind the Sony hack?

A California cyber-security firm has done its own investigation on the Sony hack and concludes North Korea is not behind the attacks.

How did women and minorities play out in Hollywood in 2014?

The hack attack at Sony and the studio’s film, “The Interview,” dominated recent headlines, but plenty more happened this year in the movie world.

Writer-director J.C. Chandor spares the violence in 'A Most Violent Year'

The filmmaker says he wants to make movies that "get people off of their couch," to make the effort and experience a worthwhile journey.

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.