THOM OLIPHANT
VP Development / Executive Producer

CREDITS AND AWARDS

Digital, Branded, and Live Stream Series

 

Executive Producer: 2014-2018

This Week in the Nation (40 episodes)

TWIN LIVE, with Megan and Liz (20 episodes)

MyCN News (100+ episodes)

Camping with Kids (10 episodes)

Light My Fire (10 episodes)

Mabe in America (25 episodes)

Bloodline Barons (10 episodes)

Young in the Nation (10 epsidoes)

Young in the Nation: Florida Georgia Line Show (10 episodes)

Get the Look, with Megan and Liz (6 episodes)

Starter House, with the Nive Nulls (10 episodes)

Sealed with a Kiss, with Lauren Alaina (20 episodes)

#We Spark Change (6 episodes)

Grill For The Win, with Brad Paisley (10 episodes)

Grill For The Win, with Jason Aldean (10 episodes)

46 Hours, with Thomas Rhett (4 episodes)

46 Hours, with Brett Eldredge (4 episodes)

46 Hours, with Kelsea Ballerini (4 episodes)

46 Hours, with Colt Ford (4 episodes)

Superfan Nation (10 episodes)

Karaoke Kab, with Colt Ford and Jerrod Neiman (10 episodes)

Simply Sara, with Sara Evans (20 episodes)

Coca-Cola: Share a Coke and a Song, with Kelsea Ballerini (10 episodes)

Coca-Cola: Share a Coke and a Song On Tour, with Various Artists (20 episodes)

Coca-Cola: Share a Coke, with Lauren Alaina and Jake Owen  (10 episodes)

Greenlight a Vet (10 episodes)

Coca-Cola: One Warm Coat, with Various Artists (10 episodes)

Coca-Cola: One Warm Coat, with Various Artists 2.0 (10 episodes)

Coca-Cola: One Warm Coat, with Various Artists (10 episodes)

Coca-Cola: A Break from the Ordinary, with Lauren Alaina (10 episodes)

Coca-Cola: Summer Sip Squad, with Lauren Alaina (4 episodes)

Swisher Sweets Artist project, with Cardi B, Gucci Mane, Fetty Wap, and More (Streamed events, 20+ episodes)

RARE COUNTRY Awards (Live Streamed Event)

Lady Antebellum, #You Look Good (Live Facebook Event)
 

Television: 2014

RON WHITE’S COMEDY SALUTE TO THE TROOPS 2014 - 2 Hour Special (Co-Executive Producer) CMT/Taillight

RAIDERS OF ROCK - 8 Episodes (Executive Producer/ Creator) CMT/ Taillight

OUTNUMBER HUNGER LIVE - 2 Hour Special (Executive Producer) Gannett/Taillight

Television: 2013

RON WHITE’S COMEDY SALUTE TO THE TROOPS 2013 - 2 Hour Special (Co-Executive Producer) CMT/Taillight

RAIDERS OF ROCK - 4 Episodes (Executive Producer) CMT/ Taillight

ROCK N ROLL RECON - Pilot (Executive Producer/ Creator) CMT/ Taillight

 

Television: 2012

RON WHITE SPECIAL 2012 - 1 Hour Special (Co-Executive Producer) Taillight

RON WHITE’S COMEDY SALUTE TO THE TROOPS 2012 - 2 Hour Special (Co-Executive Producer) CMT/Taillight

DAY JOBS/Season 2 - 8 Episodes (Executive Producer) GAC/ Taillight

ROCK N ROLL RECON - Pilot (Executive Producer/ Creator) CMT/ Taillight

 

Television: 2011

RON WHITE’S COMEDY SALUTE TO THE TROOPS - 2 Hour Special (Co-Executive Producer) CMT/Taillight

MUSIC BUILDS: THE CMT DISASTER RELIEF CONCERT - 3 Hour Special (Co-Executive Producer) CMT/ Taillight

DAY JOBS - 8 Episodes (Executive Producer)GAC/ Taillight

KID ROCK IS F-‘n 40 - 1 Hour Special (Executive Producer) Taillight

DON’T WORRY, BE CHAPPY - Pilot (Executive Producer)                

FOOD Network/ Taillight

 

Television: 2010

POSSE Pilot (Executive Producer, Creator) CMT/Cloudland/BH Entertainment

MUSIC CITY RISING - 3 Hour Special (Producer) GAC

CMA MUSIC FEST - 3 Hour Special (Producer) ABC


Television: 2009

RUNNING WILD FROM TED NUGENT - 9 Episodes (Co-Executive Producer) CMT/BH Entertainment
POSSE - Pilot (Executive Producer, Creator) CMT/Cloudland/BH Entertainment

WIFE IN THE FAST LANE - Pilot (Executive Producer) Cloudland/ A. Smith

BO'S BAND (w/ Bo Bice) - Pilot (Executive Producer) Cloudland/ Strategic Management


Television: 2008

RUNNING WILD FROM TED NUGENT - Pilot (Co-Executive Producer) CMT/BH Entertainment

PBR: UNLEASHED VOL 1-3 - (Executive Producer/ Director) Viacom

CAN YOU DUET? 13 Episodes (Supervising Producer) Fremantle/CMT

 

Television: 2007

The Next Great American Band - 16 Episodes (Sr. Producer) 19 /Fremantle/FOX

 

Television: 2006

CMT 20 SEXIEST VIDEOS 2006 (w/ Leslie Jordan)  Cloudland/CMT/ MTV Networks (Executive Producer)

CMT 20 SEXIEST SOUTHERN MEN (w/Jack Ingram)  Cloudland/CMT/MTV Networks (Executive Producer)

CMT 20 SEXIEST SOUTHERN WOMEN - Cloudland/CMT/MTV Networks (Executive Producer)

CMT GREATEST MOMENTS - HANK JR - Cloudland/CMT/MTV Networks (Executive Producer)

CMT GREATEST MOMENTS - SHANIA TWAIN - Cloudland/CMT/MTV Networks (Executive Producer)

 

Television: 2005

CMT 20 SEXIEST VIDEOS OF 2005 (w/ Bill Engvall) - Cloudland/CMT/MTV Networks (Producer)

CMT 20 GREATEST COWBOY SONGS - Cloudland/CMT/MTV Networks (Producer)

CMT 20 GREATEST BANDS (w/ Kris Kristofferson) Cloudland/CMT/MTV Networks (Producer/EP)

CMT SEXIEST MEN (w/Patrick Dempsey) - Cloudland/CMT/MTV Networks (Producer)

CMT SEXIEST WOMEN (w/Daisy Fuentes) - Cloudland/CMT/MTV Networks (Producer)    

        

Television: 2004

WE LOVE THESE BARS - Cloudland/CMT/MTV Networks (Producer)

CMT 40 SEXIEST VIDEOS - Cloudland/CMT/MTV Networks (Producer/Co-Executive Producer)   

CMT GREATEST ROAD TRIPS - Cloudland/CMT/MTV Networks (Producer)

                

Television: 1996 - 2004

CANADIAN COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS (Associate Producer) CBC/CMT    

PROJECT DISCOVERY (Co-Producer) CMT Canada        

 

FILMS:

ALIVE AT BRUSHY MOUNTAIN, starring Tim McGraw (2003) UMG (Executive Producer/ Director)

SUPERSTAR, starring Tim McGraw  (2002) Collective/Gaylord Entertainment (Executive Producer/ Director)    

OUR COUNTRY IMAX  (2002) Collective/Gaylord Entertainment (Co-Producer)

THIS MOMENT (2002) Collective/Gaylord Entertainment (Executive Producer/ Director)

            

MUSIC VIDEOS / COMMERCIALS 1995 - 2003:

Nationally recognized, award winning Director of over 300 music video and commercials and Executive Producer of over 400 music videos for artists like the Bruce Springsteen, Shania Twain, Faith Hill, Garth Brooks, Alan Jackson, Trace Atkins, Kenny Chesney, Dixie Chicks, Keith Urban, Brad Paisley, Duncan Sheik, Brian McKnight, Take That, Tim McGraw, Martina McBride, BB King, Natalie Merchant, Amy Grant and many more.

 

EDUCATION:

Syracuse University         Masters of Fine Arts, Cinema Studies    1993

AWARDS / NOMINATIONS / EXHIBITS:

2011 MIDSOUTH EMMY  AWARDS

Outstanding Achievement in Entertainment

“Music City, Keep on Playin’: A benefit for Flood Relief” / GAC

 

2003 MIDWEST REGIONAL ADDIES

Message Campaign Best in Show

“Kokomo Story”

 

2003 NATIONAL ADDY AWARD

Best Advocacy Campaign

”www.truth.tv”

 

2002 NATIONAL ADDY AWARD

Best PSA Campaign

“Salvation Army”

 

2000 CANADIAN COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION

Music Video of the Year

Paul Brandt “That’s The Truth”

 

1999 COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION

Video of the Year

Dixie Chicks “Wide Open Spaces”

 

1999 TELLY AWARD

Winner: Music Video

Dixie Chicks “Wide Open Spaces”

 

1998 CMT- COUNTRY MUSIC TELEVISION

Director of the Year

 

1998 BILLBOARD MUSIC VIDEO AWARD

Best New Artist Clip

Dixie Chicks - “Wide Open Spaces”

 

1998 ADDY AWARDS

Winner of fifteen awards

Best Campaign

“If I”

 

1998 TELLY AWARD

Winner: Music Video

The Kinleys “Just Between You and Me”

 

1997 CANADIAN COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION

Music Video of the Year

Paul Brandt “I Do”

 

1996 GOSPEL MUSIC ASSOCIATION

Dove Award

Long Form Music Video of the Year

Geoff Moore “The Distance”

 

1995 GOSPEL MUSIC ASSOCIATION

Dove Award

Cindy Morgan “I Will Be Free”

 

1995 GOLD CLIO AWARD

Best Country Video

Martina McBride “Wild Angels”

1995 TELLY AWARD

Winner: Music Video

RLG Country “Say Goodbye to the Farm”

 

1995 ADDY AWARDS

Winner of five awards

“Just More Stuff”

 

1995 MAXIE AWARD

Best Retail Campaign

“Just More Stuff”

 

1993 BILLBOARD MAGAZINE AWARD

Phil Keaggy “I Will Be There”

 

1990 STUDENT ACADEMY AWARD NOMINEE

Best Short Film Category

“Finetuning”

 

1989 CHICAGO FILM FESTIVAL

Best Short Film

“Finetuning”

 

EVERSON MUSEUM

Syracuse, NY
Video Art Permanent Collection

“Finetuning”

 

GEORGE EASTMAN COLLECTION OF INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY

Rochester, NY

Permanent Film Collection

“Egg”

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