The Making Of
The Making Of
"Bridgerton" Cinematographer Alicia Robbins on Her Career and Crafting The Look for a New Season

"Bridgerton" Cinematographer Alicia Robbins on Her Career and Crafting The Look for a New Season

In this episode, we welcome cinematographer Alicia Robbins. Alicia has worked on top television shows such as “Bridgerton” Season 3, “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Quantum Leap,” and “For The People,” as well as feature films including Creed II and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. In our chat, she shares about her early years, path to studying at AFI, experiences working on low-budget projects, on through shooting one of Netflix's most popular titles of all time. Alicia also discusses her favorite films, what keeps her inspired, and other insights from a life on set.

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