I’ve enjoyed reading Celebrity Inc. by Jo Piazza.
It’s taught me a lot about how celebrities earn their money and despite what the media would have you believe, these people are not dumb… Read more
I can’t say I’ve ever watched American Idol.
It’s not given a lot of coverage in the UK and I watch enough karaoke singers being told they sound “just like Aretha Franklin” on our version of The X Factor.
So, it won’t come as any surprise to you that I hadn’t really heard of Taylor Hicks, the winner in 2006. Read more
I’ve been reading Celebrity, Inc by Jo Piazza over the past few weeks.
The former entertainment journalist explains in detail the business behind the celebrity industry and I find the whole thing utterly compelling.
An entire chapter is devoted to fame achieved through reality television. Read more
I’ve been immersing myself in celebrity culture over the past few weeks.
No, I’m not going to become Internet Marketing’s answer to Perez Hilton…
I’ve been reading a book called Celebrity, Inc. by Jo Piazza and it’s a fascinating account about how famous people make money… Read more