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 new TV shows to watch this winter

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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.

From house music to country: Shamir is an artist to watch in 2015

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.

'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.