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Crew Call: The Below-the-Line Podcast

UPDATE!
The Kickstarter campaign is back on! Here’s the new link.
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I have officially launched the Kickstarter campaign for Crew Call: The Below-the-Line Podcast! And I couldn’t be more excited! Can’t you tell by all the exclamation points?!
Crew Call is … Continue reading

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Due to a Technical Glitch, the Podcast Kickstarter Campaign Will Not Begin Today

This is both disappointing and annoying, but the video I created for the Kickstarter campaign is not as complete as I expected it to be by now.
Don’t worry, though, the meetup at the Figueroa Hotel is still on, so you … Continue reading

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The TAPA Podcast is Coming Soon

I wanted to remind all of you that the TAPA podcast will be coming very soon. I’m titling it Crew Call: The Below the Line Podcast. Because it’s not just for PAs; it’s for the whole crew.
Often times, we know … Continue reading

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Coming Soon – The TAPA Podcast!

If you missed TAPAholics Anonymous meeting, you don’t know what was in the envelope I left. First, there was a bunch of name tags that read, “Hello, my name is T.A.P.A.”

Along with the names tags was a stack of business … Continue reading

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TAPA Gets a Plug from The New York Times!

I thought being interviewed on KCRW was cool, but The New York fucking Times??? Holy shit balls!
Granted, they refer to me as “Hollywood’s version of [a] Roman galley slave,” but still, THE NEW YORK TIMES!
I’m too excited to write a … Continue reading

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Do As I Do, Not As I Say

An AD by the name of Jason Roberts recently commented on a post from a couple months ago:

I would like to think that you didn’t actually call background artists “untalented actors”.
Maybe I am misreading your sense of humor.
Just in case … Continue reading

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TAPA Tweets for the week ending 2013-06-09

Working Title http://t.co/b9fWPGFfQX 07:19:06, 2013-06-03
Awwww, I remember when this was me: http://t.co/yqwBj17Dey 09:48:55, 2013-06-04
RT "If you tweet #FML, your Fun My Life wish may just be satisfied. By us. http://t.co/HQnwFFjLjF" Quick, NO ONE tell @JELLO what FML means. in reply … Continue reading

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TAPA Tweets for the week ending 2013-06-01

TAPA Tweets for the week ending 2013-05-25 http://t.co/og5lsLjTVo 13:35:20, 2013-05-26
So, I Have This Weird Idea… http://t.co/UUMQygwVdq 09:01:21, 2013-05-27
RT @commonladybug: This Tuesday has Monday written all over it. 07:20:43, 2013-05-28
RT @BrieCook: The bad part about rolling straight into a shoot day … Continue reading

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So, I Have This Weird Idea…

I was thinking it might be fun to create a TAPA webcomic. Sometimes, words just aren’t enough to convey the craziness and stupidity on set. A weekly or bi-weekly comic would be another way to show future PAs what they’re … Continue reading

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TAPA Tweets for the week ending 2013-05-25

Don't forget to listen to 89.9 @kcrw today at 2:30 to hear me ramble. 07:22:51, 2013-05-20
Job Offer I Don't Want http://t.co/ZPETBogLoK 13:03:57, 2013-05-20
RT @vashte: Oh…so *that's* what a PA does! http://t.co/XwSXtI1j4o @TheAnonymousPA 11:46:54, 2013-05-21
RT @TheFinalFangirl: 26% of new … Continue reading

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