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Does Having An English Degree Make You A Credible TV Writer?
Would having a degree in English make you look more...
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Do TV Writers Get Fan Mail?
Do TV writers get fan mail? In my 26 year...
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Do Writers Have Interns?
Do screenwriters accept interns or allow people to shadow? Not...
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Actors – Do You Need To Worry About Being Typecast?
Aspiring actors need to worry about being typecast, right? No,...
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Are You In Fear, Or Are You In Faith?
Yesterday, I had a post that got a ton of...
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How Do I Impress A Showrunner?
Comedy writers, when you’re on staff for a sitcom, you’re...
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Breaking Into Hollywood Requires Nepotism, Right?
So breaking into Hollywood is all about nepotism, right? Well,...
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What Is the Cushiest Job For An Actor?
What’s the cushiest job for an actor? Well, I’m a...
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What Do Aspiring Writers Need To Be Careful Of?
If you are an aspiring author, playwright or screenwriter, you...
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What’s The Difference Between A “Company” And A “Push” Move?
Aspiring filmmakers, what’s the difference between a company move and...
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Are Sitcom Laugh Tracks Real?
Are sitcom laugh tracks real? Well, it depends on the...
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Advice For People Overseas Looking To Break Into Hollywood
Here’s a question I got. Any advice for someone wanting...
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Any Advice For Aspiring Screenwriters?
What advice do I have for high school and college...
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What Is The Biggest Post Audtion Mistake An Actor Can Make?
Actors, do not make this post audition mistake. I see...
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Actors – Rehearse The Word “Action”
Actors, rehearse the word “action.” This is important. You just...
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Should Actors Use Props When Filming?
Actors, be careful when using props. As a general rule,...
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What Roles Will I Get As An Actor?
If you are an aspiring actor, it’s important to know,...
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Entry-Level Jobs in Hollywood
Hi, I’m Michael Jamin. I’m a professional television writer. I’m...
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How To Get Hired as a Production Assistant
If you want to break into the film or television...
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How To Get Hired As A Writer’s Assistant
Why Do I Want To Be A Writer’s Assistant? If...
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