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    'How to Succeed' on Broadway

    Well, as it turns out, it actually takes a little bit of "Trying" to "Succeed" on Broadway and land in a long-running musical. I have been blessed with this experience three times in my career so far.

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    The Network of Support

    If you're not using social networking to its full potential, you're not doing enough for your career. So much of our success in the entertainment biz is in our own hands, and you've got to give yourself every opportunity.

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    Keep on Top of Talent Agency and Casting Office Contacts

    The lack of consistency for a valid contact address or current personnel leaves the actor with a problem. How best to keep GPS-like watch with the entertainment nomads?

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    OPINION: How IMDb Cripples Below-the-Line Talent Too

    A top crafts agent questions the legality of a site that subjects behind-the-scenes job-seekers to age discrimination.

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    The Voice of God?

    I'm thankful every day for this extraordinary career. And yet I am often reminded of the voiceover industry's limitations when it comes to advancing women fairly.

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    'Where's the Watch?! and Other Tales: A Memoir From Seinfeld's Uncle Leo'

    The following is an excerpt from Len Lesser and Tama Ryder's book, "Where's the Watch?! and Other Tales; A Memoir From Seinfeld's Uncle Leo."

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    One Part, Many Players

    The audience had to feel they were watching the same character continuously or the film wouldn't connect. How does one make that happen?

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    This Is Your Life

    Actors should care about the old buildings in Hollywood. It is their history. If we knew all the stories of all the actors in these buildings, every story would transfix us.

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    When Life Hands You Lemons...Sing Through It

    Today, for the first time, my voice malfunctioned in an audition. Contrary to what I would have expected, the sky didn't come crashing down.

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    Talent Never Ages

    Sometimes, I can't believe it. I'm performing with an Academy Award nominee and two-time Golden Globe winner, with a woman whose career shines alongside those of many of Hollywood's brightest stars.