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Busy production company seeks receptionist

My first job in Hollywood came from a blind ad in The Hollywood Reporter. I was armed with my three-week-old Radio-TV-Film degree from the University of Texas and eager to start my career in movies and TV. I wanted to […]

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Real-life adventures in the movie business

Recently, a friend was telling me about the time he took off after college to travel the world. When I told him that I have always regretted that I didn’t do that, his response was, “You chose a different kind […]

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How many friends do you need in Hollywood?

Moving to a strange city to pursue a dream is incredibly challenging on every level. I arrived in Los Angeles three weeks after I graduated from film school at The University of Texas at Austin. I knew no one. My […]