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Act Right: A Manual

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"Arriving on a set is like landing in Paris and not speaking French." Two experienced actress-producers breakdown set protocol, reveal their own mistakes, share funny stories, and provide a step-by-step account of the technical details needed to create a successful career in film and TV. Aimed at actors, writers and crew, and of interest to all who enjoy watching media. Ot ...more
Paperback, 370 pages
Published October 1st 2002 by Haven Books
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Devorah Firestone
This is probably one of the top options for learning how to behave professionally on a film or TV set. It's a very thick, large form paperback with a wealth of information, and is written very, very well by two strong, famous professionals, Erin Gray and Mara Purl.

I sometimes can be slow to read, however I got through all 370 pages in 2 days because it was written so smoothly and was truly fun to read.

The information ranges from where to go first when you arrive, to the importance of being able
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