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Just the funny parts ...and a few hard truths about sneaking into the Hollywood boys" club by Nell Scovell

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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Biography,
  • Television writers,
  • Television producers and directors

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About the Edition

The veteran television writer, producer, and director shares insights into Hollywood"s sexual politics throughout the past thirty years through anecdotes involving some of the industry"s biggest names.

Edition Notes

StatementNell Scovell
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1992.4.S36 A3 2018
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 316 pages
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26945736M
ISBN 100062473484
ISBN 109780062473486
OCLC/WorldCa1028578362

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  Book Review: Just the Funny Parts A pithy observation to start: Everything you have ever found funny involved pain. Everything, no exceptions, from the cradle to the wise-cracking hospice nurse Author: Hubert O'hearn. Just the Funny Parts is a fast-paced account of a nerdy girl from New England who fought her way to the top of the highly-competitive, male-dominated entertainment field. The book delivers invaluable insights into the creative process and tricks for navigating a difficult workplace. It's part memoir, part how-to, and part survival story.   Nell Scovell discusses Just the Funny Parts: And a Few Hard Truths About Sneaking into the Hollywood Boys’ Club at the L.A. Times Festival of Books.   In The New York Times Book Review, Melena Ryzik reviews Nell Scovell’s “Just the Funny Parts: And a Few Hard Truths About Sneaking Into the Hollywood Boys’ Club.”.

  Just the Funny Parts is a fast-paced account of a nerdy girl from New England who fought her way to the top of the highly-competitive, male-dominated entertainment field. The book delivers invaluable insights into the creative process and tricks for navigating a difficult workplace. It's part memoir, part how-to, and part survival story/5(32). Just the Funny Parts And A Few Hard Truths About Sneaking Into the Hollywood Boys' Club (Book): Scovell, Nell: You've almost certainly laughed at Scovell's jokes--you just didn't know it until now. Just the Funny Parts is a juicy and scathingly funny insider look at how pop culture gets made. For more than thirty years, writer, producer and director Nell Scovell worked . About the Book. You’ve almost certainly laughed at Scovell’s jokes—you just didn’t know it until now. Just the Funny Parts is a juicy and scathingly funny insider look at how pop culture gets made. For more than thirty years, writer, producer and director Nell Scovell worked behind the scenes of iconic TV shows, including The Simpsons, Late Night with David Letterman, Murphy . Just the Funny Parts is a fast-paced account of a nerdy girl from New England who fought her way to the top of the highly-competitive, male-dominated entertainment field. The book delivers invaluable insights into the creative process and tricks for navigating a difficult workplace.