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
Mitch Edelson, whose family owns several nightclubs in L.A., talks about how their venues will handle security in the wake of the terrorist episode at a concert venue in France.
FX announced the cancellation of 'The Bastard Executioner' after its season finale aired on Tuesday. In response, creator Kurt Sutter posted a public farewell.
The hip-hop community still has a way to go in terms of LGBT acceptance, but the 25-year-old rapper is candid about being gay, even if it stirs up controversy.
The graphic novel is a collection of six stories that were somewhat inspired by Adrian Tomine's life in California, being a parent and finding the true meaning of home.
Leon Bridges' debut album landed in the Billboard Top 10 and he talks about how he learned about his grandmother's life through making the album.
Her new film is a cancer-themed drama that is being released as the issue of women directors continues to gather momentum.
Jason Segel talks about why he thought he was an unlikely choice to play David Foster Wallace, what makes good art, and why he loves family entertainment.
Kyle Buchanan, a senior editor at Vulture.com, assembled a list of worthy candidates to fill the director's seat in male-dominated Hollywood.
HomeState's Briana Valdez brings the indie bands Spoon, Cold War Kids, ?uestlove and more into her kitchen to make signature breakfast tacos for LA foodies.
The co-creator of "Empire" says his new music-themed show is partly inspired by his early days in Hollywood. The show is set to start production in December.
The veteran producer talks about the challenge of multi-tasking, the difficulty of breaking into the industry as a woman, and 50 Cent's beef with the show.
Love has performed in films and on concert stages, but she's making her theater debut in a show that takes her out of her comfort level.
The new wave music icon talks about how he got his start in scoring for television, working with a variety of directors, and how important score actually is to TV and film.
"Truth" follows the controversial report that got CBS news anchor Dan Rather and "60 Minutes" producer Mary Mapes fired. The director talks about his approach to the screenplay, which is based on Mapes' memoir.
The Frame’s John horn spoke with composer Jóhann Jóhannsson about how he used music to amp up the stakes in the new drug war film, “Sicario.”