Day 149 – Jayne-Ann Tenggren
Jayne-Ann Tenggren was the script supervisor for all three Star Wars prequel films – The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones, and Revenge of the Sith. She has also worked as a script supervisor for dozens of other films including The Road to Perdition, Hulk, Blood Diamond, and Spectre.
What does a script supervisor do? Here’s a quick definition:
Script Supervisors in film and television work as part of the camera department to make sure that the production has continuous verbal and visual integrity. They must ensure that when different takes and scenes are finally edited the production does not contain distracting continuity errors.
At about the 28-minute mark you can see Jayne-Ann Tenggren at work on the set of Revenge of the Sith and hear her chat about her job in the Revenge of the Sith documentary below.
Start from the beginning of the 365 Days of Star Wars Women project on the January Page.