The Actor's Rulebook: The Essential Guide to Your Acting Career

eBook (PDF), 295 Pages
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"The Actor's Rulebook" is a revolutionary guide that contains insider tips, little known secrets and straight-forward, step-by-step advice on launching and building a professional acting career. The book is organized into three parts: the first defines the animal of show biz, lays out the statistics, and prepares actors for what to expect from their forthcoming journeys, the second provides guidelines and accompanying assignments to teach actors the fundamentals they need to know, and the third part provides information readers will need in order to move from fledgling actor to seasoned veteran. It covers aspects of the business that every professional actor must know, and offers suggestions for continuing to get ahead of the pack. Created as a compilation of wisdom gained by serious, professional, successful working actors, "The Actor's Rulebook" is an indispensable tool for every actor just starting out, or those that are looking to break through to the... More > next level.< Less
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  • By Ralph Jarmon
    Nov 4, 2009
    This is a great manual for an actor - just really excellent wisdom and a really great style with some very witty humor accenting it all – very much speaking “person to person” and totally “shooting from the hip” - I am an impatient reader, so I want the “crux”. I have read other pieces here and there on how to be an actor, and this leaves them in the dust. Useful! Very down to earth, practical and “No Filler”.
  • By Matthew Lipson
    Oct 9, 2009
    "Really helpful" Discovered this book from a friend who had the 1st edition which was a little rough around the edges in terms of looks, but the info in it was fantastic. Just ordered new edition and it is a legit, awesome book. Went through it with a highlighter and found so many things to know and remember -- this is a densely packed book, but really fun to read too. "Jack Rush"'s style is accessible and very motivating. Wish there were more books out there like this. Thanks! M Lipson
  • By Jon Patmos
    Sep 6, 2009
    "Best book in the biz" I've read a million of these things - from acting "theory" to make-it-quick scams, and this is the only book I'd recommend to anyone that's not already a steady working actor. It's got great advice on the entertainment industry, and is the most motivating thing I've read in a long time. It gives you everything you need to know in a well-organized fashion, and, best of all - it got me off my butt and doing what I've been wanting to do forever. A definite must read. JP Studio City, CA
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2009 Edition
Atticus Entertainment Inc
September 30, 2011
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