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You’re Not in Film School Anymore, Toto
“There are certain shades of limelight that can wreck a girl’s complexion.”—Audrey Hepburn
Don’t Count Those Chickens Just Yet
“There is no point at which you can say, ‘Well, I’m successful now. I might as well take a nap.’ ” —Carrie Fisher
I’m sure you’ve heard the expression, “Don’t count your chickens until they’ve hatched.” Well, that’s never been more true than as it relates to this industry, because:
- Having an agent doesn’t mean the agent will line up work for you.
- Having the most wonderful project in the world doesn’t mean it will ever sell.
- Getting a part in a movie doesn’t mean you won’t end up on the cutting room floor.
- Having a producer, actor, studio or company like your screenplay ...