Acting in Hollywood: A Newcomer's Guide by Stanislav Meiner
Approx. 63,250 words.
Published on October 27, 2010.
Welcome to Hollywood! Or maybe you're not here yet? Either way, if you've got plans to act in Hollywood, there's a lot to learn: about Los Angeles, about acting, about agents and managers, about traps for the unwary. What's "pilot season"? "Hiatus"? "A deal memo"? "A producer session"?
"Acting in Hollywood" explains these terms to the newcomer and offers a tour of the basic tools.