The Business of Show Business – A Comprehensive Career Guide for Actors and Models: 14th Edition, Enhanced Audio eBook.

The Business of Show Business
303 Pages
StarStyle® Productions , LLC
ISBN 978-1-939116-40-6

“NO BUSINESS LIKE SHOW BUSINESS” Everyone wants to be in the entertainment business. Everyone! Everyone encounters disappointment, rejection, and roadblocks. Everyone!

Everyone, that is, except those who employ the services of a coach, have access to an experienced mentor, or read Cynthia Brian’s newest book, The Business of Show Business, a Comprehensive Career Guide for Actors and Models. With over 25 years experience in all phases of the entertainment industry including acting, modeling, producing, writing, directing, coaching, and casting; Cynthia brings her unique qualifications, enthusiasm, and straightforward knowledge of the industry to those who are truly interested in pursuing a life in front of the camera or microphone. She is a recognized expert assisting talent, especially young people, enter the acting and modeling profession the right way while avoiding the scams.

With a foreword by best selling author of “What Color is Your Parachute?”, Richard Nelson Bolles, this book is the actor’s and model’s bible for a career in entertainment. Readers will learn what kinds of jobs are out there, how to talk the talk, walk the walk, everything about the unions, agents, casting directors, how to write an acting resume, other avenues to Hollywood and most of all how to avoid the scams. Listen to audio interviews, reviews, and advice that will help you make informed decisions with this 14th edition enhanced audio Ebook of The Business of Show Business.

For parents of children who want to work as an actor or model, this book is an invaluable tool. Jam-packed with all the rules, regulations, do’s and don’ts, Cynthia’s sound advice will help families make an informed decision on how to proceed with caution and integrity. The 14th edition enhanced audio version of The Business of Show Business is the ultimate guide for getting into and profiting from the entertainment industry. As make-up artist, Denise Johnson says, “This book is your toolbox for success!”

Cynthia Brian

About Cynthia Brian (Berkeley, California Author)

Cynthia Brian

New York Times best-selling co-author of Chicken Soup for the Gardener’s Soul, author of Be the Star You Are!®, 99 Gifts for Living, Loving, Laughing, and Learning to Make a Difference, Be the Star You Are!® for TEENS, Be the Star You Are! Millennials to Boomers Celebrating Gifts of Positive Voices Growing with The Goddess Gardener, The Business of Show Business, The Blessing of Love and Relationships, and Miracle Moments®, Cynthia Brian is an internationally acclaimed keynote speaker, personal growth consultant, actor, producer and host of radio and TV shows, newspaper columnist, designer, gardener, and lifestyle coach. As an empowerment architect, Ms. Brian is dedicated to helping others achieve their dreams, recognize the possibilities, and utilize their potential by implementing their unique gifts. In 1999, Cynthia founded and became Executive Director of Be the Star You Are!® 501 c3 charity with a mission to empower women, families, and youth through increased literacy and positive media messages. Proceeds from the sale of her books benefit the charity. She produces and hosts the live lifestyle weekly radio broadcast, StarStyle® heard on the Voice America Network Empowerment Channel as well as produces the weekly young adult show, Express Yourself!™ for the Voice America Kids Network. When she’s not writing, producing, hosting, speaking, traveling, or coaching, you’ll find her in her garden with her adopted barnyard menagerie. To book a presentation or hire Cynthia for a project, email Books may be purchased at