Local photographer and photojournalist Mark A Herndon, CPG and E! Entertainment TV announced that photography material from Mr. Herndon’s coverage at the Riverbend Festival in June will be part of a True Hollywood Story is scheduled to be aired Sept 16.
Jared Gilkerson: E! Entertainment Television associate producer, contacted Mr. Herndon after viewing his material on his YouTube account. The materials of interest were photos and videos of Cee Lo Green’s Riverbend performance on the Coke stage with Goodie Mob.
Mr. Gilkerson said he began to pursue acquiring Mr. Herndon’s material as high quality which met their production videography standards to include in a The “True Hollywood Story: CeeLo Green” which will air on Monday, Sept. 16, at 10 p.m. ET/PT on E!.
E! Entertainment Television acknowledged Mr. Herndon, who is affiliated with Chattanoogan.com and Friends of the Festival’s Riverbend, as the primary media coverage source of over 27 stage performances, and aerial photography at Riverbend 2013.
Chip Baker, director of Friends of the Festival, provided written consent of supporting the project.
Since Riverbend, Mr. Herndon received White House clearance to cover President Obama’s visit inside Chattanooga’s Amazon Fulfillment Center in July, as well.
In addition, Mr. Herndon provides material to Chattanoogan.com and contracts onsite event photography at local venues such as Track 29, Chattanooga OnStage (Tivoli and Memorial Auditorium), Friends of the Walnut Street Bridge and various celebrity fund raiser events. He is available for video and photography services.