Name LESLIE SEGAR
About An entertainment icon & legend, Leslie "Big Lez" Segar has trademarked her presence in the music industry.

This multi-talented & highly respected dancer/choreographer, on-air radio DJ, television host, fitness specialist and stage & film actress is the
"Jane of All Trades, Master of All"

A woman in demand, Leslie for many years was one of the CO-hosts and entertainment reporter of the Steve Harvey Morning Show in Los Angeles, at 100.3 The Beat/KKBT.

Always ahead of the curve, Leslie has been the host & producer of a multitude of her own #1 shows across the country, namely: "Hot Jamz on Sirius Satellite Radio, the internationally syndicated Sprite Street Mix, middays at Los Angeles 92.3 The Beat/KKBT, to New York's
WQHT/Hot 97, Atlanta's WAOK/V103 along with Los Angeles' Big Boy Morning Show at KPWR/Power 106 and notable entertainment reporting for Clear Channel affiliates at Premiere Radio Networks.

This former host & producer of BET's Rap City (7 years) is credited for conducting many first interviews for international artists like, Tupac Shakur, Notorious B.I.G., Outkast, Wyclef Jean, the Fugees and more.

She is also credited for bridging the gap between sports, fashion, film, TV & Hip Hop with her produced features from behind the scenes and special coverage of NBA All-star & NFL Super Bowl games.

Leslie was the first to debut footage from film sets with Queen Latifah, to Allen Iverson & Michael Jordans shoe launches as well as in studio album sessions.


She is credited for the spotlight of fashion houses such as Sean John, Phat Farm, Baby Phat, Fetish clothing lines and more, along with red carpet film premieres, restaurant launches, first ever stage performances,
Magic Johnson's ventures and the list continues.

Leslie was also the Co-host of the nationally syndicated boxing & entertainment show "Thunder Box. She brought sports fans up close & personal interviews with boxings top athletes, direct from the ring.

Big Lez....a name given to Leslie by directors to describe her muscular, athletic physique & grand gymnastics ability. Moves typically performed by small-framed persons, yet conquered by a dynamic sized woman.

Coined by a journalist in an interview as "The Legs of Urban America," Lez back flipped onto the scene in videos such as Michael Jackson's "Remember the Time," Whitney Houston's "I'm every Woman,"
Mary J. Blige's "Real Love" & "You Remind Me, LL Cool J's
"Around the Way Girl," Salt-n-Pepa, Bobby Brown and more.

Her choreography for "Real Love" garnered her an MTV Music Award nomination for best choreography. Her incredible dance ability & sultry choreography for TV, music videos, films & tours, keeps her in demand and locked into music history.

With a Bachelors degree in physiology & minor in theater arts from the highly accredited Springfield College, in Massachusetts, Lez has used her expertise to set up fitness & healthy lifestyle programs for executives such as Sean P. Diddy Combs, Faith Evans, SWV, Andre Harrell (former Motown & Uptown Records president), and Heavy D, just to name a few. Her company is appropriately named BODIOGRAPHY Inc.

Leslie Segar, a woman who truly represents spirit, mind & body.

She is a shining star that continues to rise.
Website URL www.LeslieSegar.com
Category Personality Afternoon Hosts
Nationality Afr-Amer
Contact Details
Email lezblowup(at)aol.com
Cell Phone No.
Telephone 8189882702
Air Check
Photo
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[Location]
City / Town Beverly Hills
Street Address 8306 Wilshire Blvd
Suite 293
Province / State Beverly Hills
Country CA
[Availability & Optional Preferences]
Zip / Post Code 90211
Available to Start 2012-Jun-18
Location Preference New York City, Los Angeles Will travel
[Education & Experience]
Positions Interested In? Experienced in all radio day parts, TV anchor, writer & producer.
Highest Education Bachelor's
Education Summary B.S. Springfield College, MA
Major: Exericse Physiology
Minor: Theater Arts
Work Experience Radio Express, Burbank, Ca February 2009 - Present
Producer & On Air Talent: Sprite Mix Show & Co-Host Coca Cola Open Happiness Mixshow:
Develop show scripts, conceive weekly show segments, book guests, produce NBA features, conduct interviews, coordinate show imaging, & finalize the show format. Specifically design the show for Sprite sponsors and multiple African countries.

Premiere Radio Networks, Sherman Oaks, CA October 2006 - Present
Entertainment Reporter: Conducted & produced interviews at press junkets, radio round tables and red carpet events. Performed board operator duties for nationally syndicated talk & music shows including (Bob Costas, Jim Rome, Delilah, and Art Bell, etc.). Capable use of Nex Gen, Prophet, Protools, Adobe Audition, & Zephyrs for live shows. Voice tracked station commercials, edited interview segments and shaped show format.

BETJ, Los Angeles, CA NContrast August 2007 - Present
Co-host & Segment Producer: Executed interviews at press junkets, red carpet events, record releases, product launches, award shows, & sporting events, etc for national entertainment news magazine show. Materialized on-camera script, planned on-location shoots, booked guests & supervised editing for beta & digi-beta footage.


Radio One/KKBT/Los Angeles 100.3 The Beat September 2003- May 2005
Entertainment Reporter for the Steve Harvey Morning Show also syndicated in Dallas, TX at The Beat, 97.9.
Reported national and local news, entertainment daily reports, local weather & traffic updates. Recorded sponsor commercial spots, assisted with station imaging, booked guests, covered red carpet events, conducted and edited interviews at radio round tables and press junkets. Participated in community & sales promotions, developed news stories, created promotional campaigns, engineered on air board operation with the prophet system, and performed weekend shifts and fill in duties.
Sirius Satellite Radio/ Hot Jamz Show September 2000 - February 2006
On Air DJ & producer for national R&B show.
Booked, managed & edited celebrity interviews, entertainment news, and delivery of local news for national markets & internet. Promoted contests & all driving elements. Skilled in AFC conversion software Adobe audio & remote voice tracking.

Big Content Television, New York September 1999 July 2000
On air host of Thunder Box
Hosted on-camera commentary for nationally sanctioned live boxing tournaments. On location shooting, interviewing and event promotions.

Chancellor Media Corp./KKBT/Los Angeles/ 92.3 The Beat June 1998 September 1999
On Air Midday Jock
Engineered in-studio board operation with prophet system. Performed on air duties as a driving personality for listeners & community events. Booked high-profile guests, and conducted celebrity & news worthy interviews. Participated in sales & promotional station events. Hosted & produced live in-studio taping of TV show, BET's "Rap City" with high profile entertainers, athletes, & community activists simultaneously.

Emmis Broadcasting/KPWR/Los Angeles December 1997 June 1998
On Air Big Boy Morning Show Co-host
Ensemble performer for driving morning show. Performed skits, assisted in booking guests, conducted interviews, facilitated contests, and engaged in community & promotional events. Utilized board operation skills on prophet system
Emmis Broadcasting/WQHT/New York September 1995 - December 1997
On Air weekend jock & Ed Lover & Dr. Dre Morning show ensemble member
Fulfilled board operation duties on prophet system, facilitated contests, covered fill in shifts, and participated in community & promotional events


CBS Broadcasting/WAOK/Atlanta June 1995 - September 1995
On Air ensemble member of The Keith Sweat show
Booked guests & directed celebrity interviews, co-developed skits & created community & promotional events.

Black Entertainment Television/Washington, DC April 1993 September 2000
On air host and producer of Rap City
Performed tele-prompter, cue card, IFB and improvisational reporting. Duties included booking guests, locations, camera crews, travel, obtaining permits, scheduling and overseeing avid edit sessions and developing news & bumper segments. Conducted high profile interviews. Covered national events such as Grammy Awards, Oscar Awards, NBA All-star, NFL Super Bowl, etc. Featured behind the scenes footage of music videos TV sitcoms, movies, and sports and fashion launches. Established daily communications with record labels, television networks, agents, managers and multi-media organizations.
Experience Years 11+ Yr
Salary Range 75,000+
Additional Notes
   SKILLS:

Nex Gen, Prophet, Protools, Adobe Audition, Vox Pro, Zephyrs, Mac & PC Computer, Typing 80 WPM, IFB, Teleprompter, Cue Cards, Improvisational Skills, IFB, Social Network promotions

AFFILIATIONS:
SAG, AFTRA, AWRT, NABJ, NABFEME, AFAA,

WEBSITES
www.LeslieSegar.com
www.IMDB.com

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