A Hollywood TV Executive & Her Sexy Side Gig!

Swoon Talent Blog with Jodi Roth of CBS who oversees the Emmys. Steven Colbert Emmys 2017.

One of my most successful dear friends in television is Jodi Roth. She’s met the biggest big stars in the world and it’s no wonder because she’s the Senior Vice President of CBS Specials. Jodi oversees and develops all the network’s primetime specials such as tonight’s 69th Primetime Emmy hosted by Stephen Colbert, the Grammy Awards, the Tony Awards, The Kennedy Center Honors and Academy of Country Music Awards. .                                                                Our friendship began […]

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Former TV Newscaster Turned Pinterest Princess

What do you get when you take a former news anchor with an incredible design talent for home styling & entertaining and combine it with Pinterest? You get a swoonfulicious lifestyler! That’s the expertise of Monica Hart who’s more than camera-ready! Monica is one of Swoon Talent’s newest lifestyle experts & is a rising Pinterest influencer with 17K devoted followers. And no wonder…. this self-taught interior designer inspires her fans in design, DIY, gardening, repurposing, cooking and extravagant cocktails. In fact, her gorgeous lavender blackberry martini drop cocktail was pinned 7K times     Her most challenging and adventurous design project was something very personal… her […]

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Behind The Scenes with Luxury Interior Designer Kelli Ellis of HGTV, TLC, Bravo, Hulu and eHow.com

                              My love affair with design TV began in 1994. That’s the year HGTV was born. That, also, was the year I was deeply entrenched in the crazy world of daytime. Jerry Springer, Jenny Jones, Ricki Lake, Geraldo, Maury Povich, Sally Jessy Raphael, and Phil Donahue were all the rage. It was the height of conflict TV, and as one of “those” producers, I found solace in home renovation and gardening shows. HGTV was my savior from the insanity of my day job. Over the past 21 […]

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Behind the Scenes with Swoon Talent’s Hot New Interior Designer…. A Rising Design Star!

A television set designer once told me, “Everyone thinks they have good taste when in fact very few people really do”. I’d like to think that I’m one of those with good taste. I absolutely love to decorate which is why I believe that I’m a great lifestyle producer. I understand how to create beautiful rooms and I’m good at it. Here’s a little behind the scenes factoid: There are some fantastic producers on design shows who admit they have little design style. Shhh! I appreciate talented interior designers both on and off TV. My favorite is Kelly Hoppen (aka The […]

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