Back at the ranch, the corrupted youth, the script readers
, sit at what I will imagine as their high Victorian desks and paw through the incoming screenplays, nuzzling the earth for truffles for their masters.
What blogs have done is give a megaphone to assistants to stars and execs, personal trainers, script readers
and others who before were only anonymous sources in Page Six.
When many people hear the phrase "the toughest jobs in Hollywood," they logically think of a personal assistant to a temperamental star, script reader
, publicist for an agency, or the poor schlub who has to clean up the popcorn kernels on the floor of the multiplex.
(While De Luca joined as an unpaid intern, Ordesky was a freelance script reader
.) Both execs' rapid rises are symptomatic of Shaye and Lynne's preference for promoting young hotshots to senior positions.
Then too, among the script readers
, I was assigned to coordinate with Charlson before its eventual production an easy task as long as that's not done in a music bar where the mic hardly leaves his hand.
Aspiring playwrights will find out what Hollywood script readers
, producers, and studio executives want in a screenplay (and why) from someone who's been there, as well as discover what it takes to begin a lasting career as a screenwriter.
Revilla took offense at Aquino's Independence Day speech in Naga City in which the President said: "We don't need good script readers
, good at dancing or singing."