BFCA Member Profile

Tim Lammers

Primary Outlet:
KARE-TV NBC
Additional Outlets:
KQRS-FM; KTWIN FM; bringmethenews.com
Website:
http://www.directconversations.com
Twitter:
@TimLammersFilms
Facebook:
http://www.facebook.com/directconversations
LinkedIn:
http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=86977742
Biography:
Mentored by the late Bill Carlson (a longtime entertainment reporter and BFCA member), Tim Lammers has been reporting on movies since 1991. His background includes work in radio, television and print and online. In addition to reviews, over the years he done more than 1,000 one-on-one interviews with major actors and filmmakers. Since 1999, Tim's movie features have appeared on the Internet Broadcasting network, a platform that today provides content to 55 different ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX and CW television station Web sites nationwide, from WCVB.com in Boston to KITV in Honolulu. In addition to IB, Tim is the owner of the film site DirectConversations.com. Tim also frequently reviews films on various radio stations in Minneapolis and throughout Minnesota; and reviews films weekly on "KARE 11 News at 11" with hosts Diana Pierce and Byran Piatt on KARE-TV (NBC-TV) in Minneapolis. Tim is also the author of the ebook "Direct Conversations: The Animated Films of Tim Burton," which features a foreword by Burton.