Samantha Hilscher, Director of TV Music at Lionsgate, began her career interning in the Touring and Artist Development Department at RCA Records. After interning, she landed her first job at the artist management company Dare Mighty Entertainment (Kid Rock, Uncle Kracker) before moving into TV/Film on the Music Business Affairs team at Lionsgate.
Once at Lionsgate, Samantha quickly realized that her creative passion lie in music for television. After a year of gaining invaluable music legal experience, she began working on the Lionsgate TV Music team. Samantha currently oversees music for Lionsgate’s ground-breaking hit series, including Orange Is The New Black, Dear White People, Greenleaf, Step Up: High Water, and The Rook among several others. She recently music supervised Lionsgate’s new pilot for NBC Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist with Russell Ziecker, EVP Television Music.