Ep.77: Being A Badass: An Interview With Director Liz Friedlander

Ep.77: Being A Badass: An Interview With Director Liz Friedlander

Ep.77: Being A Badass: An Interview With Director Liz Friedlander

Happier in Hollywood - November 1, 2018 - 37:37

In this week's "The Mailroom" segment, Liz and Sarah share tips on how to stand out as a Writers' PA. (Hint: It's more than just getting lunch orders correct!) Then they interview their professional crush, director Liz Friedlander, and discuss everything from being a female director in Hollywood to playing the "V card" when negotiating pay. Finally, Liz and Sarah share a stress-relieving Hollywood Hack: if you google a medical issue you're having, add the word benign. Links:The Happiness Project Tenth Year Anniversary Edition: https://www.amazon.com/Happiness-Project-Tenth-Anniversary-Aristotle/dp/0062888749Writers' P.A.: https://amysuto.com/2017/09/writers-assistant-showrunners-assistant-and-writers-pa-what-these-jobs-are-and-how-to-get-them/Liz Friedlander: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0295107/Conviction: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5396572/?ref_=nv_sr_1Jessica Jones: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2357547/?ref_=nv_sr_1Vampire Diaries: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1405406/?ref_=nv_sr_1Stalker: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3560094/?ref_=nv_sr_3UCLA: http://www.tft.ucla.edu/Jack Valenti: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0884122/Kevin Williamson: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0932078/Nathan Fillion: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0277213/?ref_=nv_sr_1The Rookie: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7587890/?ref_=nm_flmg_act_3

Previous Episode

Ep.76: Surviving Hell Month

October 25, 2018 - 19:19
Liz and Sarah are in the midst of Hell Month. They discuss how they’re getting through the time-management nightmare of writing,...

Next Episode

Ep. 78: The Art Of Conversation

November 8, 2018 - 26:25
Want to make a better impression when you network? Liz and Sarah explore how to improve your conversation skills. Hint: be more...

About The Show

Veteran TV writers Liz Craft and Sarah Fain demystify Hollywood by making career and personal struggles universal. Friends since high school and writing partners for 17 years, Liz and Sarah have survived and thrived in Tinseltown’s male-dominated entertainment industry, guided by blind optimism and a Midwestern work ethic. Along the way they've learned a lot about kicking ass, kissing ass, and office yoga.