Paula Fournier

Paula Fournier

Assistant director, producer and production manager in Detroit, Michigan

About Paula

Paula Fournier, Owner and Operator of iHeart Production, LLC, is a graduate of Madonna University, earning her Bachelor’s of Science Degree. While a student, a producer of the television show Movie Show Plus approached her and asked her to Co-Host the popular show. Paula realized that working in media was the right fit for her. Paula enjoys her work at the Emmy Award Winning Television Show and served not only as a Co-Host, but also a producer and editor to the show.

Paula’s true love is the film industry. It started with her first short film, Feeding the Soul, (2010) where she wrote, produced and starred in her first role. The film won the prestigious “Christopher Coppola’s Filmmaker’s Challenge Award”.

Realizing that film was her true passion, Paula then worked as a Production Coordinator in the sports comedy, Tetherball (2010). She followed that up with the period piece, set in 1910, Mary’s Buttons (2011) Paula was responsible for hiring, managing and choreographing over 200 extras as well as handling her other job duties as Production Coordinator.

Paula has also added Assistant Director to her credits for the music videos, The Realest Sport, by TP & Esco, I Love You Denard, Local Celebrity, both by Pat Stansik, Positive Decisions by Pat Stansik and Dan Henig, and the feature film, A Dog for Christmas (2012), starring Dean Cain, Richard Karn and Dustin Diamond. Paula served as Location Manager and Associate Producer for the film, Sand Castles: A Story of Family and Tragedy, on location in Goshen, IN. Paula has just finished Producing the feature film, Holiday Miracle, starring Dean Cain and Christine Lakin. Paula plans to produce three features in 2014.

Reality Television is just one of the new things that Paula, Owner and Operator of iHeart Production, LLC will be doing in the near future.

When Paula is not on set, she enjoys spending time with her son, Justin and her daughter, Jordan, reading, writing and watching movies – old and new.

Name: Paula Fournier

Lives in: Detroit, Michigan

Occupation: Assistant Director, Producer and Production Manager


  • Elder Island

    Elder Island (2016)
    Film by Darrin James (Horror) Producer, Production manager Elder Island. 1856. Peter Wiggentstein turned to the men of the five island families around him and warned, "Tell nothing of this," as the men all looked at the body of their former Reverend - gunned down just outside his own home - and a decision was made. They secretly buried the body on Graves Island, and the reign of America's first and only king ended; but for every end, there is always a new beginning, for an evil was born that night. Five families have always controlled the Island. Five families share the Island's fortune; five families share its curse.

  • Ask Dr. Nandi

    Ask Dr. Nandi (2015)
    Television (Talk-Show) Producer

  • Just Brett and Lilly

    Just Brett and Lilly (2015)
    TV Movie by Brett Hayworth (Comedy) Producer

  • Crowning Jules

    Crowning Jules (2015)
    Film by Shea Fontana (Family) Production manager, Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Jules is a bright and sassy 17 year-old who desperately wants to leave her Midwestern family's alumni traditions behind, but to get to her once-in-a-lifetime Harvard admissions interview, Jules is forced to hitch a ride with her twin sister/nemesis, Madison, who is headed to a beauty pageant. Their road trip takes a turn when the teenage sisters unwittingly come into possession of a stolen jewel and are pursued by dangerous thieves.

  • A Haunting in Cawdor

    A Haunting in Cawdor (2015)
    Film by Phil Wurtzel (Horror and Thriller) Production manager In this tense tale of psychological terror, Vivian Miller (Shelby Young) is a young twenties woman who's serving out her jail sentence at a work release program in the Midwest. Her 90 days of probation takes her to The Cawdor Barn Theatre, a dilapidated summer stock theater run by Lawrence O'Neil (Cary Elwes). Lawrence, a failed Broadway director, is now reduced to staging amateur productions with young parolees and raging over the mistakes from his past. Vivian's arrival in Cawdor starts a terrifying series of events that brings Lawrence's secret past to the present. After Vivian views an old taped stage production of Macbeth, a force of evil is unleashed which soon turns its sights on her. With the help of Roddy (Michael Welch), a local outcast, Vivian sets about trying to discover who the supernatural killer on the tape is before she becomes the next victim. Written by Larry A. Lee, Lolly Howe, Phil Wurtzel

  • Small Town Santa

    Small Town Santa (2014)
    Film by Joel Paul Reisig (Comedy) Producer On the eve of Christmas, Sheriff Rick Langston has lost his holiday spirit. But when he arrests a home intruder claiming to be Santa Claus, his world gets turned upside-down ! With the help of Lucy, the new girl in town, Santa helps show Rick that even when you feel that all is lost, love is all around you. Written by Anonymous

  • Sand Castles

    Sand Castles (2014)
    Film by Clenet Verdi-Rose (Crime, Drama and Thriller) Producer, Production manager, Casting department In rural Indiana, Noah and his impoverished family wrestle with the mysterious return of his now mute sister Lauren, who was kidnapped and held captive for over a decade.

  • The Fabulous Miss Wendy Music Video

    The Fabulous Miss Wendy Music Video (2012)
    Music by Madonna University/Luke LaBenne Locations Manager

  • I Love You Denard Music Video

    I Love You Denard Music Video (2012)
    Music by Pat Stansik Assistant Director

  • The Infatuations Music Video

    The Infatuations Music Video (2012)
    Film (short) by Madonna University/Luke LaBenne Grip

  • Holiday Commitment

    Holiday Commitment (2012)
    Film (short) by Hugh Gall Editor

  • Spunky Airlines

    Spunky Airlines (2012)
    Television by Chaz Divon Tolbert (Comedy) Miscellaneous Crew SPUNKY AIRLINES a hilarious, comedy that loosely follows wannabe ladies man and struggling actor Chaz Taylor, who gets demoted from flight attendant to customer service agent, Now he must deal with the dysfunctional workers on the ground.

  • Motor City Rising

    Motor City Rising (2012)
    Television (Reality-TV) Miscellaneous Crew

  • Clayman

    Clayman (2012)
    Film (short) by Walid Jaward (Drama) Miscellaneous Crew, Camera and Electrical Department "Clayman" is the in-depth look at the broken psyche of a child, longing for the love of his father. How would you feel if you grew up without a father? How would you feel if you knew your father was there, but couldn't take part in your life? Imagine the impact on your children's lives if they didn't have you. Who would they turn to? How would they learn life's lessons? Every child handles crisis and consequence of action differently, here's how one young boy handles his. Written by Walid Jaward

  • A Dog for Christmas

    A Dog for Christmas (2012)
    by Christopher Sean Nickin Assistant Director/Production Coodinator

  • Radio Commercial

    Radio Commercial (2011)
    by WDTK Voice Over

  • TP & Esco Music Video

    TP & Esco Music Video (2011)
    Film by Christopher Sean Nickin Assistant Director

  • Livonia Bakery Commercial

    Livonia Bakery Commercial (2011)
    Film by Madonna University/Adam Woloszyk Key Grip

  • Mary's Buttons

    Mary's Buttons (2011)
    Film by Christopher Sean Nickin Production Coordinator

  • Tetherball: The Movie

    Tetherball: The Movie (2010)
    Film by Chris Nickin (Comedy and Sport) Miscellaneous Crew Three best friends decide to start a tetherball league and wind up becoming amateur athletes who have more booze, babes and balls than they can handle.

  • Tetherball

    Tetherball (2010)
    Television Production Coordinator

  • Feeding the Soul

    Feeding the Soul (2010)
    by Katie Boomgaard Writer, Producer, Actress

  • Movie Show Plus

    Movie Show Plus (2009)
    Music by Willshire One Productions Co-Host, Producer, Editor


  • Christopher Coppola's Filmmaker's Challenge Award


  • Madonna University (Livonia, MI)

  • Madonna University

Desert Island Movies

Paula's Profile Statistics

  • Since: November 2011
  • Last online: > 2 weeks ago
  • Invites sent: 0

Paula's Résumé / CV

Paula's network

Paul Fallon
Matthew Jason Walsh
Shawn Schaffer
Lucifer Divinitas
Carey Rose O'Connell
register for stage 32 Register / Log In