NBC’s Rome Hartman on Producing “Rock Center”
Reporter: Olivia Smith
Producer: Olivia Smith
Cameras: Jackie Kostek & Leisha Majtan
NBC’s prime time news magazine, “Rock Center,” aired for the first time in October. Brian Williams leads the program, and while the show is innovative in that it posts most clips online before they even air, its ratings are struggling. Executive producer Rome Hartman discusses with Olivia Smith the show’s strengths as well as its weaknesses.