Prop Master Secrets with Duke Scoppa

Duke Scoppa! Where do we even begin? 

Duke worked as the Prop Master on several dozen features and television shows. He is currently working on an HBO limited series called The White House Plumbers, starring Woody Harrelson and Justin Theroux.

We sat down with him for our latest In Crowd episode to chat about his incredible career and what has helped him achieve this level of success.

In this episode we cover…

  • Why Duke switched from Business + Law to Art Classes in college.
  • How to navigate interning and getting your foot in the film industry door.
  • What exactly does a Property Master do? You will NOT believe the variety of things they’re responsible for… from eyeglasses the actors wear to the type of cars being driven and way more.
  • The challenges of working as a Property Master on a period piece.
  • The key to managing success when it comes and how to sustain that growth.
  • So much more!

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Our In Crowd series puts entertainment professionals in the spotlight to celebrate their success and share their hard-earned tips on navigating the industry.