Taynara Prado
 

screenwriting and digital journalism

TAYNARA PRADO

 
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PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY

Highly experienced journalist with dedication to quality reporting specializing in creative writing, screenwriting, digital journalism and television.

WORK HISTORY

 

Queens Pictures - New York film production company - Screenwriter

September 2017 – Currently / New York, NY, USA

  • Researched and Developed all characters in the sitcom Astoria`s Life by Queens Pictures

  • Researched and developed twelve storylines for Astoria`s Life, Season 1

  • Created and wrote twelve episodes of Astoria`s Life, Season 1

  • Researched and developed twelve storylines for Astoria`s Life, Season 2

  • Created and wrote twelve episodes of Astoria`s Life, Season 2

  • Evaluated and followed up on news leads for plot development ideas on the sitcom Astoria`s Life.

  • Evaluated and followed up on news leads for plot development ideas on special projects.

Editora Globo – Casa e Jardim Magazine - Journalist

July 2017 – Currently  / New York, NY, USA

  • Wrote, edited and produced stories for multiple platforms, including internet and digital channels

  • Edited and created content for Interior Design as well as Food and Wine section

  • Evaluated and followed up on news leads and new tips to develop story ideas

  • Followed through on beat sources, contacts and leads to gather information for stories

Editora Globo – Crescer Magazine - Journalist

June 2016 – July 2017 / Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

  • Wrote, edited and produced stories for multiple platforms, including internet and digital channels

  • Edited and created content for Maternity as well as Celebrities section

  • Evaluated and followed up on news leads and new tips to develop story ideas

  • Followed through on beat sources, contacts and leads to gather information for stories

  • Served as head reporter for Crescer Magazine from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

TV Globo – Talk Shows : Video Show and Encontro com Fátima Bernardes - Journalist

July 2013 – July 2017 / Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

  • Wrote, edited and produced stories for multiple platforms, including internet and digital channels

  • Edited footage to create videos for multiple multimedia platforms

  • Developed the Twitter and Instagram strategy for TV Globo reporters and editors

  • Followed through on beat sources, contacts and leads to gather information for stories

  • Organized material, determined area of emphasis and wrote stories according to prescribed editorial style and format standards

  • Created shot lists, booked talent and location and prepared the location and set for shooting

  • Managed casting and selected shot locations

  • Shot video and still photos to accompany new stories

  • Served as a spokesperson and representative for the station at assigned station events and community forums

  • Coordinated material for films festivals and awards such as Comic-Con

  • Produced entertainment and lifestyle news reports, music videos and commercials

TV Bandeirantes – Jornal da Band ( Hard News) - TV Production Coordinator - Journalist

January 2011 – July 2013 / Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

  • Supervised 25 staff, including offering feedback and enforcing deadlines

  • Led daily production meetings and weekly calls

  • Evaluated and followed up on news leads and new tips to develop story ideas.

  • Delivered live reports from site of event and from the mobile broadcast unit

  • Coordinated material for films festivals and awards in Brazil.

Languages

Skills

Experience

 

Interest

Creative Writing

Screenwriting

Television

Teaching

Digital Journalism

FREELANCE

Glamour Brasil

Casa e Jardim

Crescer Magazine

Arq.Arte Digital

 

volunteer

Globo TV Criança Esperança 2015

Globo TV Criança Esperança 2016

 

Collaboration

NACPC Brazil  

ONG One by One Brazil 

 

 

 


 

 


Education

universidade de uberaba, MG - brazil

B.S. COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM
Graduated 2011

escola superior de propaganda e marketing, SP - braziL

MBA COMMUNICATION, DIGITAL MEDIA
Graduated 2017

new york film academy, NY - UNITED STATES

CERTIFICATE IN SCREENWRITING: PLAYWRITING AND SCREENWRITING. 

Graduated 2018

certifications

certificate in advanced English - embassy English school new York 2018

Award sarau brazil,published IN 2017

Lisbon POETRY festival,published IN 2017

national award free poetry, published IN 2018

CERTIFICATE IN BUSINESS ENGLISH - INTRAX ENGLISH SCHOOL, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 2010

 

  
 

 

Contact

Email: contato@taynaraprado.com
Phone: +1 929 216 8128
Address: manhattan, NY