The Resource The actor's life : a survival guide, (electronic resource)

The actor's life : a survival guide, (electronic resource)

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The actor's life : a survival guide
Title
The actor's life
Title remainder
a survival guide
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Language
eng
Summary
Jenna Fischer's Hollywood journey began at the age of 22 when she moved to Los Angeles from her hometown of St. Louis. With a theater degree in hand, she was determined, she was confident, she was ready to work hard. So, what could go wrong? Uh, basically everything. The path to being a professional actor was so much more vast and competitive than she'd imagined. It would be eight long years before she landed her iconic role on The Office, nearly a decade of frustration, struggle, rejection and doubt. If only she'd had a handbook for the aspiring actor. Or, better yet, someone to show her the way-an established actor who could educate her about the business, manage her expectations, and reassure her in those moments of despair. Jenna wants to be that person for you. With amusing candor and wit, Fischer spells out the nuts and bolts of getting established in the profession, based on her own memorable and hilarious experiences. She tells you how to get the right headshot, what to look for in representation, and the importance of joining forces with other like-minded artists and creating your own work-invaluable advice personally acquired from her many years of struggle. She provides helpful hints on how to be gutsy and take risks, the tricks to good auditioning and callbacks, and how not to fall for certain scams (auditions in a guy's apartment are probably not legit-or at least not for the kind of part you're looking for!). Her inspiring, helpful guidance feels like a trusted friend who's made the journey, and has now returned to walk beside you, pointing out the pitfalls as you blaze your own path towards the life of a professional actor
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Cataloging source
Midwest
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1974-
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Fischer, Jenna
Dewey number
792.02/8023
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not applicable
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Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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Read by Andrew Kingston, Rainn Wilson
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  • 1966-
  • 1963-
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  • Wilson, Rainn
  • Carell, Steve
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  • Fischer, Jenna
  • Acting
  • Acting
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adult
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not applicable
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The actor's life : a survival guide, (electronic resource)
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digital storage
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
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spoken word
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spw
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rdacontent
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MWT12015378
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Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 29 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781518985829
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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MWT12015378
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sound
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other
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12015378
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Label
The actor's life : a survival guide, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT12015378
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 29 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781518985829
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT12015378
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
12015378
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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