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The actor's life: a survival guide

The actor's life: a survival guide

Fischer, Jenna, 1974- author

Emmy-nominated actor Jenna Fischer offers friendly, honest advice on how to make it in Hollywood, along with funny, personal anecdotes and stories

eBook, Electronic resource, Book. English. Electronic books. Handbooks and manuals.
Published Dallas, TX : BenBella Books, Inc 2017
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Statement of responsibility: Jenna Fischer
ISBN: 1944648232, 9781944648220, 9781944648237
Note: Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on February 06, 2018).
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 255 pages)
Subject: Acting Vocational guidance.; Acting Handbooks, manuals, etc.; Acting.; PERFORMING ARTS Theater General.
Local note: eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBooks for FE Collection (UK)


  1. Getting started
  2. Headshots, getting in the union, and building your resume
  3. How to find, get, and keep an agent or manager
  4. Auditioning, rejection, and how to persevere
  5. You got a job! how things work on a television or film set
  6. The journey
  7. Actor interviews: sharing the brushstrokes.