Ted Baehr is an entertainment industry professional who knows what it takes to make it in Hollywood. Moreover, he is a committed Christian who knows the pressures and opportunities unique to people of faith in this precarious world of show business. How to Succeed in Hollywood will show Christians how to use their faith to change the culture of Hollywood and mass media entertainment by using their God-given and God-ordained gifts and talents to make significant creative contributions to the entertainment world. Readers will learn from industry professionals-the brightest and best people of faith in the entertainment industry-how to develop their screenwriting, acting, directing, producing, and behind-the-scenes interests to make Hollywood and the world a better place.
"Written with real-world practicality, here’s a primer on how to break into the movie business while hanging on to your soul."(Stephen Collins, star of 7th Heaven)
"Redeem the media and we can redeem culture. Ted’s book How to Succeed in Hollywood (Without Losing Your Soul) encourages young filmmakers to help reconstruct the value system that the Woodstock generation have so skillfully undermined."(John Ratzenberger, voice in Pixar movies and star of Cheers)
"Ted Baehr is a delightful man―and he is a delightful writer. Nobody could be better qualified to write this particular book."(Pat Boone, singer and entertainer)
About the Author
Ted Baehr is Founder and Publisher of Movieguide (www.movieguide.org) and Chairman of the Christian Film & Television Commission, as well as a noted critic, educator, lecturer, and media pundit. His life's purpose is to be used of God to redeem the values of the media while educating audiences on how to use discernment in selecting their entertainment.
- Paperback: 568 pages
- Publisher: WND Books; 1 edition (April 5, 2011)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1936488272
- ISBN-13: 978-1936488278
- Product Dimensions: 5.4 x 1.6 x 8.2 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.4 pounds