Surviving Hollywood: How To Ensure The Acting Industry Doesn't Chew You Up And Spit You Out

Surviving Hollywood: How To Ensure The Acting Industry Doesn't Chew You Up And Spit You Out

by Julia Farino

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Overview

Acting is a tough profession. Making it in Hollywood is even tougher. British actress Julia Farino has survived in LA longer than most and here she shares her experiences and offers practical tips and advice to help avoid the pitfalls and stay the course. The industry can be unforgiving, but it can also offer amazing opportunities. Honest, light-hearted and fun, this book navigates all that Hollywood can throw at you.

The book covers day to day survival as an actor, marketing materials and how to stand out, training and auditioning, the difference between agents and managers, the business part of show business, how to stand up for your rights and how to stay sane! Plus information about the practicalities of moving to, and living in, Los Angeles.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781734400007
Publisher: Julia Farino
Publication date: 04/09/2020
Pages: 118
Sales rank: 1,234,616
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.25(d)

About the Author

Julia Farino is a British actress/singer who has been working in the industry for over 30 years. Having started her career on London's West End stage in Les Misérables, she then toured throughout the UK in plays and musicals and performed with her own jazz quartet at countless jazz clubs and festivals. Since arriving in Hollywood she has built up a stellar reputation and has worked on a huge variety of projects in film, television, theater, video games, commercials, music videos and web series.

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