Landing the perfect agent can feel like a dream come true. But whether you already have an agent or are looking for one, knowing how to email and interact with Hollywood agents is essential. Here's the thing about top Hollywood agents: they're super over-worked and busy. So I've compiled top tips to ensure you make the most of your communication with your agent.
"It’s unclear if Venit’s alleged intent was overtly sexual or if it was aggressive horseplay that crossed a line." Is this seriously a question Variety's editors and writers are pondering?
Working at top Hollywood talent Agency WME (William Morris Endeavor), I read countless scripts of varying levels of quality. But it was always easy to spot the screenplays that came from the rookies...
If you expect Hollywood to be fair, think again. Here's the thing, there's an illusion of fairness that's perpetuated in the industry. But like so much else, it's not real. Take the mailroom for example.
“Oh I would never cry at work!”
That's what I thought before I worked in Hollywood. But my confidence was delusional. In fact, I cried on more than one occasion when I worked in this seemingly glamorous industry.
The simple reality is that Hollywood work is demanding. Bosses are short-tempered, and complaints and profanity are prevalent. So even those with thick-skin can reach their limit.