Sam Riddle has been a dynamic player in the radio, television and recording industries. From his early experience in radio as the number “One” Disc Jockey in Los Angeles, Riddle moved to television, first as the host of two different dance and new-music variety shows for Dick Clark Productions and then behind the cameras as producer of a string of hit series and specials, including the legendary “Star Search” (12 years), the “Lou Rawls Parade of Stars” (14 years) and the “Supermodel of the World” competition for the Ford Modeling Agency (12 years). Riddle’s credits also include “The Songwriter’s Hall of Fame from Radio City Music Hall” for CBS, “Out of the Blue” for Tribune Entertainment ( 52 episodes), “Destination Stardom” for PAX Network, “Showtime At The Apollo”, “Weekend Vibe” and “Livin’ Large with Carmen Electra” for The Heritage Network.
In Latin production, he Executive produced the weekly talent series “Sueños de Fama” (“Dreams of Fame”) for the Telemundo Network, Buscando Estrellas (Searching for Stars”) for the Univision Network and “La Fiesta del Ano Nuevo at Disney World” and “Ritmo International” for Telemundo.
Currently, Sam is Executive Producing “Famous in Vegas”, the first weekly Variety series to originate from the Entertainment Capitol for the NBC Telemundo Network , “Out of the Blue” a teen music series for Universal Studios and the “Great American Dance Off” and “Great Australian Dance Off "
BATTLE OF THE IDOLSThis project would be under the auspices of Sam Riddle Productions.
GLOBAL PEACE MUSIC AWARDS
This event would be Produced by Sam Riddle Productions in association with Bob Bain Productions under the supervision of Jim Mahoney.
Bob Bain productions is one of the most prestigious and successful event Production companies in the TV Industry, producing such events as MISS UNIVERSE, MISS USA, COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, KIDS CHOICE AWARDS etc.