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LAUNCH Talks – Breaking Into Television Directing

  • 60 mins

NBCUniversal Presents: LAUNCH Talks – Breaking Into Television Directing

NBCU LAUNCH and New York Latino Film Festival present an in-depth conversation about breaking into television directing. SJ Main Muñoz (Fear the Walking Dead, Manifest, Chicago PD), Kantú Lentz (Fire Country, Chicago Fire) and Saray Guidetti (The Blacklist), alumna of the NBCU Launch TV Directors Program & Female Forward, will share their personal stories about getting their start in television, provide insight on how the TV Directors Program helped in their career journey and offer practical advice on navigating the television industry and building a career in episodic television directing.


  • Saray Guidetti, Director (The Blacklist)
  • Kantu Lentz, Director (Fire Country, Chicago Fire)
  • SJ Main Munoz, Director (Fear The Walking Dead, Manifest, Chicago PD)
  • Moderator: Michael Pogarian, Manager, TV Programming DEI (NBCU LAUNCH)

Dates & Times


The Center

Thu, Sep 21
12:00 pm