Nadia Stanley: On Black Love (Badass Black Girl the Vlog Ep. 23 S4)
In this episode of Badass Black Girl, MJ talks with Nadia Stanley, TV producer of shows such as Shahs of Sunset and Hell’s Kitchen. She is the author of I Know Why You’re Still Single Sis. They discuss what is so difficult about Black love and the many sociological factors that keep Black women single. Her book is available here. MJ asks Nadia how she became a producer and how she balances the heavy workload of production for television. Nadia talks about the importance of self-care and finding balance. MJ asks Nadia what she does on a typical day and whether it is necessary to live in L.A. to become a successful producer. You can follow Nadia on Instagram or on her professional site.
Nadia Stanley was born in England, went to school in Rome, Italy, lived in Jamaica, and now resides in Los Angeles. She has also worked in Kampala, Uganda. Being a global television producer has a lot of perks, but perhaps the coolest part is meeting so many fascinating people. Along the way, she has worked or such networks as NTV, Bravo, VH1, Fox, NBC Universal, BET, JTV, and RE.