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Holy Headshot!: A Celebration of America's Undiscovered Talent

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Holy Headshot! is an amazing collection of the funniest, strangest, most captivating performers' headshots and resumes you have ever seen. The book throws open the door to the casting director's office and gives an entertaining peek into the amazing -- and sometimes bizarre -- world of show business. Authors Patrick Borelli and Douglas Gorenstein pored over 50,000 headshot ...more
Paperback, 240 pages
Published October 28th 2008 by Simon & Schuster (first published October 21st 2008)
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Todd Stockslager
Jun 08, 2015 rated it really liked it
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To quote Bill Murray's immortal line from Tootsie: "I think we're getting into a weird area here."

"Tootsie" is one of the great comedies of all time, because it builds timeless comedy on the serious drama of trying to make a living chasing a dream--a dream which might entail sidetracks into jobs like waiting on tables or, in Dustin Hoffman's case, playing a tomato. After flipping through the headshots of the dreamers in "Holy Headshot," I finally understand the desperation that drove Dustin Hoff
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Chris
Dec 16, 2008 rated it it was amazing
So far, this page turner is pure laughter and amazement. One of my friends is one the authors and I therefore recommend everyone I know buying a copy. It was on the coffee table at my recent holiday party and i think everyone that looked at it was flipping out. Buy it, open, enjoy.
Christiane
Feb 08, 2010 rated it liked it
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Great book for your coffee table (or other room where folks may need something to flip through). You may have seen Kitten Kay Sera (with Miss Kisses) on an episode of the Dog Whisperer, but chances are good you've never seen any of these other Hollywood hopefuls.
Patrick Borelli
Sep 14, 2008 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
Since I'm a co-author of this book I can safely say that I've read it. And yes, I gave it 5 stars because it is that good.

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Oh, just the IDEA of this book is fabulous. Then, the forward is by David Cross. Friggin AWESOME.
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