Body Check : Hollywood’s Biggest Secret

Most of us who have worked professionally in the TV and film industry know that there are a lot of dirty little secrets in...

Greek Tales: Myth and Reality

In these difficult times Greece is going through, one can only wonder where the truth lies, considering everything the media has been "feeding" people...

Sasha Grey: From Porn Star to Mainstream Actress to School Reader

Sasha Grey is proud of how she used to make her living and she is talking openly about it. Her job - at least...

What it Takes

Years ago I saw an interview with an actress who made a big impression on me. It wasn’t that she had anything particularly special about her that struck me but simply that unlike many others in our profession she was a real live working actress.‘Working actress’ referring of course to someone who actually earns their living acting instead of as a waitress.

Acting is hard work. Not in Greece!

There are a lot of things that are difficult about being an actor. Unsteady work, unsteady pay check, too much traveling and being your own...

“What one Casting Director Hates about you Another May Love”

Some of the scariest people in the entertainment business for an actor are casting directors. By way of their professional contacts and ability to...

Is John Stamos one of the top Elvis Presley Impersonators?

On Jan. 8th Elvis would have turned 75 years old. TIME Magazine just named John Stamos one of the top 10 Elvis impersonators. The...

That Magic Feeling

Yesterday I was married; three times to three different men, to be exact. None of it was particularly eventful; mostly we just drove around...
2014 Oscar Nominations

The Agent

For those of you who’ve been reading this column for the last few weeks, you’ve already read my quips about the state of the...

Hollywood Myths – Part One

Usually, when I tell people outside LA that I live in Hollywood I am immediately bombarded with questions. Things like “is ______ (insert actress)...