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Getting Your Film and Television Career Started


Before you can run a movie studio, produce a movie or become a major television star, you need to have a basic understanding of how the entertainment industry works. You should have an idea of the type of career you would like to pursue, as well as some idea of how to get there. You need to know where to find the jobs you seek as well as who to call to get you hired.
  1. Where to Find Film and Television Jobs
  2. Salary Expectations

Where to Find Film and Television Jobs

From the major entertainment companies down to the smallest independent film producer, the fact is that each of them are solely dependent upon those they hire. Not a movie or television show get made until all necessary positions are filled. Thanks in part to the internet, there are a wide variety of sources to help you find these jobs in film and television production.

Salary Expectations

There are hundreds, if not thousands of people in the film and television industry who are making an extremely lucrative salary. From agents and managers to actors and writers, there are millions to be made. However, there are many more people in the industry who still make a very good living doing what they do, from make up artists to production accountants, there's definite financial stability in a wide variety of careers.

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