“O’Neil shares his business savvy in this slim, practical-minded actor’s guide that covers everything from approaching agents to assembling resumes.” —Entertainment Weekly
“This wonderful book not only helps demystify much of what is scary to the novice, it is also a wonderful refresher for veterans.... Calming and wise.” —Josh Radnor, star of How I Met Your Mother
About the Author
is a former talent agent and personal manager who has represented actors for theater, film, television, commercials and radio. As a talent representative, he was responsible for the career guidance and professional placement for hudreds of actors. Brian is the founder of Acting as a Business, a one-on-one career-consultation and career-coaching service for actors. He lives in New York City and is a frequent guest-lecturer at some of the nation's finest acting-training programs including The Yale School of Drama and The Juilliard School.