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Shine : a powerful 4-step plan for becoming a star in anything you do
Thompson, Larry, 1944-
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Publication Information:
New York : McGraw-Hill, [2005]

Physical Description:
x, 246 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Stardom -- Talent -- Rage -- Team -- Luck -- Star power -- Image -- Dangers -- Showtime! -- Conclusion.
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Central Library BF637.S8 T48 2005 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks

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Written by one of Hollywood's foremost producers and personal managers, this book aims to show readers how to use the wisdom and life secrets of the stars to shine in any arena. It includes work sheets and exercises, as well as stories and examples from celebrities, including Stephen Spielberg, George Clooney, Tom Cruise, and others.

Author Notes

Larry A. Thompson is Hollywood film producer, personal manager, attorney, book packager, author, and motivational speaker. He is also the founder and president of the Larry Thompson Organization which is a personal management and a film production company based in Los Angeles.

Many of the over 200 careers Larry has managed include household names like Drew Barrymore, William Shatner, Sonny & Cher, and Cindy Crawford.

Thompson has produced a number of TV movies including And the Beat Goes On: The Sonny and Cher Story, and Amish Grace. He has received Emmy, Prism, Imagen, and Golden Globe nominations for his work.

Larry is the author of Shine: A Powerful 4-Step Plan for Becoming a Star in Anything You Do (2004).

Thompson lives with his wife and 2 children in Beverly Hills, California.

(Bowker Author Biography)

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