An Actor's Guide: Your First Year in Hollywood By Michael St. Nicholas, By Lisa Mulcahy
For every actor beginning a career in Hollywood, this indispensable guide will lay out a clear and comprehensible path with tried-and-true advice. Up-to-date resources and new interviews with recently established actors experiencing the current movieland scene—as well as the timeless voices of established actors and industry pros—make this a rich compendium of Hollywood know-how. Delve into the industry with the support from An Actor’s Guide: Your First Year in Hollywood and discover with confidence how to:

Find work through a variety of sources
Deliver stunning auditions
Get a great headshot and put together a stunning resume
Build your credentials and gain exposure
Hone your craft with professional training and classes
Snag a top-notch agent
Utilize the power of social media

From settling into Los Angeles and sticking to a tight budget, to adventures in reality TV and landing the breakthrough parts you came to Hollywood for, any actor eager to learn will get his or her fair share of insider knowledge with this manual and will discover how to create a positive experience while launching an exciting career.

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TitleAn Actor's Guide: Your First Year in Hollywood
AuthorBy Michael St. Nicholas, By Lisa Mulcahy
PublisherSkyhorse Publishing
ImprintAllworth Press
Published14 July 2015
Dimensions6.00 x 9.00in.

About the author

Michael Saint Nicholas contributed his talents to a variety of film, television, commercial, and print projects as a Hollywood actor. He also “picked the brains” of dozens of top entertainment-industry professionals to fill this book with useful insider tips. He lived in Studio City, California.

Lisa Mulcahy is a theater teacher, director, performer, and multimedia writer. Her articles have been published in such magazines as Stage Directions, Teaching Theatre, Marie Claire, Glamour, and Seventeen. The author of Building the Successful Theater Company and Theater Festivals, both published by Allworth Press, she lives in New York City.

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