Tracy's Open Road
Tracy McKnight Highlight (0:59)
New York, NY
Public Television: Season 3
President & Music Supervisor
I'm such a big believer in encouraging your own voice.
odd jobs, worry
- She had a ton of different jobs while she was in college.
- She worked as a cocktail waitress, did temp work, was a flight attendant, and taught aerobics.
- One day, she went to see the film, The Commitments, and when she saw "music supervisor" in the credits, she thought, "Hm, that sounds good."
- She's now supervised more than 80 films, including Hotel Rwanda and Murderball.
- Says that she was always worried when it came to job searching.
- She watched her friends pass up on their dreams because they were too afraid to pursue them.
- Knew that she couldn't just let her life go by; she had to follow her own unique voice and path.