Books tagged: actresses

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The Audition
Price: Free! Words: 24,040. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Tessa Taylor is a regular girl; a college student with small problems and big dreams. She's got a happy family life, great friends, and a hot boyfriend. Her dream to make it big as an actress is her driving force, but even though she's a successful acting student in DC, she's struggling to get any type of work in Los Angeles. And Los Angeles is where all the auditions are.
The Silent Movie Actress and the Casting Couch
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,280. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Two sisters dream of getting out of poverty by becoming actresses in the new silent picture industry, but don't realized what the path to fame and fortune in this flashy new business will require of them. They not only give in to the director's demands on his casting couch, but find themselves starring the underground movies designated for men's clubs. PG rated
Joi Lansing Singer, TV Actress And B-Movie Icon
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Joi Lansing died an untimely death in 1972. She was a multi-talented performer signed by MGM in the 1940s. Her curvy figure and facial beauty proved to be hindrances. They restricted her to playing "dumb blondes". Despite the stereotypes she was in steady demand as a singer, nightclub performer, as well as a stage, TV, and movie actress. My E-book focuses on her immense versatility and creativity.
Guide To Being Famous in the UK
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
If you want to become an actor, actress, singer, dancer or tv presenter but have no idea where to begin, then this is the eBook for YOU.
The Abortionist's Daughter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,890. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1916, Melanie, the prettiest girl in Muller's Corners, had her life destroyed when her doctor father went to prison. But she falls in love with a handsome stranger, James. They elope to New York City. But secrets, lies, twists and turns take her to the glamorous world of Broadway. Filled with the vivid background of the time, Melanie's journey is told in a sweeping, vivid page-turner
The Funniest People in Theater: 250 Anecdotes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,220. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book contains 250 anecdotes about the theater, including this one: Early in her career, actress Diana Rigg was regarded as something of a kook by her neighbors because she used to lose her keys a few times a year and be forced to gain entry to her apartment by throwing a milk bottle through a window.
Kingdom Come
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,920. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The movie had been on TV for years. No one cared until it became a "classic," and now it's the rage, with restaurants named for it. It was made in black/white and resulted in a murder, Living participants meet in LA and relive the movie no one paid attention to at the time.
Holly Wooda
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Categories: Screenplays » Musical, Screenplays » Comedy
"Holly Wooda Cooda Shooda" by Chandra Jayne Copyright 2010 is a spoof on the Hollywood movie machine. Young and innocent, four starlets led by the fiery shero Holly, are led to slaughter by a villainous director in a really bad movie. Only Holly can tap the secret formula for success! She openly shares her secret for success but her friends just don't get it! Will you?
Movies International: America's Best, Britain's Finest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 145,770. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
British moviegoers love U.S. films. Why? A cinema manager in London's East End told me: "People come to the movies to get lost. They don't want to see Frank Sinatra in a U.K. movie, treading the same dreary streets they live in, day in, day out. They want Frank transported to a magic world, or a different world. That's what Hollywood supplies. British films are too realistic, too down-to-earth."
More Movie Musicals: 100 Best Films plus 20 "B" Pix
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,840. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » Music » Musicals
Musicals detailed range from best-loved movies like An American in Paris, Great Caruso and South Pacific to such personal favorites as Band Wagon, Calamity Jane, Deep In My Heart, Emperor Waltz, Footlight Parade, Fra Diavolo, Hollywood Hotel, Hollywood Party, Kiss, Lillian Russell, Make Mine Music, One Night With You, Roman Scandals, Rose Marie, State Fair, Whoopee! and You Can't Have Everything.