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Vanessa Williams

Season 3, Episode 1
Aired 10.30.15

Actress/singer Vanessa Williams asks David to plan her bridal shower in NYC. David is a big fan, and feels extra pressure to create the perfect event. Show Full Recap

Actress and singer Vanessa Williams asks David to plan her bridal shower in NYC. David is starstruck by Vanessa, and must work extra hard to create an amazing event, while keeping his excitement in check.


Executive Producer

Craig Piligian

Executive Producer

Melodie Calvert

Co-Executive Producer

David Tutera

Produced By

Rita Doumar

Supervising Producers

Lisa Insana

Sundee Manusakis

Kevin Maynard

Line Producer

Angela Liao

Multicam Producer

David Sullivan


Kelly Bruner-Kirkpatrick

Nat Wollman

Director of Photography

Rob Whitaker


Katy Farzanrad

Field Producer

Fatemeh Gholtoghian

Senior Vice President, Development

Josh Murphy

Manager, Talent Development and Casting

Shaun Hoff

Vice President, Talent Development and Casting

Sémi Aboud

Talent Producer

David Hettrick

Casting Coordinator

Nick Corporon

Camera Operators

Jeff Tan

Jeff Paduchowski

Dan Balton


Mark Gouldy

Mark Gouldy

Danny Hole

Andrew Fee

Camera Assistants

Patrick Morrissey

Ryan Palevsky


Rich MacDonald

Adam Lordi

Vice President, Post Production

Jennifer K. Auth

Post Production Supervisor

Emily Hammerslag

Directors, Post Production

Andrew Arthur

James Voda

Post Production Coordinator

Christian Blaine

Music By

Vanacore Music

Graphics and Titles

WE tv Creative Services

Online Editor

Miguel A. Camargo

Associate Online Editor

Chris Hernandez

Re-Recording Mixer

Ed Thacker

Dialogue Editor

Danika Benton

The Event Team of David Tutera

Alissa Hussey

Cathleen Crenshaw

Rachel Jennings

Slomique Hawrylo


Anya Sarre


Montré Burton

Integration Producer

Nicole Havre

Production Manager

Brandon Bennett

Segment Producer

Montanna Bischoff

Production Supervisor

Jaime Foster

Production Coordinator

Adriana Sanchez

Carlos Restrepo

Associate Producers

Kathryn Brandbo

Matt Pagourgis

Senior Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs

Michael Purleski

Manager, Contracts & Business & Legal Affairs

Jill De Luca

Senior Director, Business & Legal Affairs

Alison S. Chavez

Director, Rights & Deliverables

Amanda Ross

Senior Manager, Business & Legal Affairs

Michael Harris

Coordinator, Rights & Deliverables

Kathleen Mueller Mason

Director of Research, Clearance & Licensing

Crystal F. Foos

Clearance Supervisor

Mary Sherwood

Managers, Post Operations

Sundiata J. Collins

Matt Crowley

Chief of Staff

Lala Klopping

Makeup Artist

April Chaney

Jessica Ross

Production Assistants

James Delmar-Cain

Don Arangio

Footage Provided By

Getty Images

Special Thanks

Event planning and décor provided by David Tutera Events

44 ½ Hell’s Kitchen

Dream Downtown

Black Dahlia Design

Elizabeth Meredith

Broad Street Ballroom

Focus on the Bride

Cloth Connection

Fusion Productions

DJ Henry Knowles

Invitations by Dawn

Roger Clyne’s Mexican Moonshine Tequila


Tony Santana Cigar Rolling Company

Rogers Dance Center

Julian Ribinik Photography

Sweet Grace, Cake Designs

Macaron Parlour

Tribeca Treats

Mark Fahrer Caterers

Windsor Vineyards

Mixed|Neat Mobile Mixology

W New York - Downtown  

Party Rental LTD.

Chief Content Officer

Nicholas Caprio

Chief Creative Officer

Johnny Gould

Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel

Gretchen Stockdale

Chief Financial Officer

Brian Hunt

Hosted by

David Tutera

Executive Producer

Annabelle McDonald

Director of Production

Amanda Welsh

Director of Rights and Clearances

Benrus D. Madlangbayan

Senior Vice President of Production

Theresa Patiri

Executive Producer

Lauren P. Gellert

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