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THE SOUP (2005-2015)

ROLE: Producer / Sketch Director

AWARDS: 2014 Creative Arts Emmy Nomination
NETWORK: NBC-Universal / E! Entertainment

In 2005, Dan began as a production assistant with E! Entertainment's The Soup with Joel McHale. At the show, he produced late night comedy weekly, both live and to tape, as well as wrote, directed and sometimes edited sketches for air. He directed celebrity talent such as Simon Pegg, Eminem, Patrick Warburton, Tony Hale, Jim Rash and more. In 2014, the sketch TRUE DETECTIVE which Dan produced/directed was nominated for a Creative Arts Emmy Award. Dan also oversaw post production, created show graphics, ran edit sessions and ensured proper quality control and delivery to network weekly.



MORE SOUP SKETCHES DIRECTED BY DAN RIESSER



"Comedians In Cars Getting Cocaine"
feat. Tony Hale

"Soup of the Walking Dead (Part 2)"
feat. Steven Yeun & Norman Reedus



"The Emoji Movie"
feat. Patrick Warburton

"Joel Meets Eminem"
feat. Eminem





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