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Author Turner, Kathleen, 1954- author, interviewee.

Title Kathleen Turner on acting : conversations about film, television, and theater / by Kathleen Turner & Dustin Morrow ; illustrations by Kacey Morrow.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    791.43 Turner,K TUR    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    792.028 TUR    Available
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Description ix, 390 pages ; 24 cm
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Contents Working with the script -- Directing yourself -- Working with directors -- Collaborating with other artists -- In the beginning... -- Lessons learned from working in television -- Choosing roles -- Body Heat -- The Man with Two Brains -- Romancing the Stone -- Crimes of Passion -- Prizzi's Honor -- Peggy Sue Got Married -- The Accidental Tourist -- The War of the Roses -- Serial Mom -- The Virgin Suicides -- The Perfect Family -- Working with edgy material -- Acting in film -- The state versus the screen -- Acting in the theater -- The intimacy of the theater -- Camille -- Reading reviews -- The Graduate -- Cat on a Hot Tin Roof -- Indiscretions -- Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf -- High -- Red Hot Patriot -- Mother Courage and Her Children -- The Year of Magical Thinking -- The life of an actor -- Fame, aging and vanity -- Using the voice -- Advice for developing actors -- Studying acting -- The process of auditioning -- Dealing with rejection -- Working in the industry -- Teaching acting -- Acting and daily life -- Looking ahead and moving forward -- A closer look at the film performances.
Summary Over Kathleen Turner's forty-year career, she has developed an instinctual knowledge of what it takes to be a successful actor. In conversations with film professor Dustin Morrow, she shares her lessons with the world.
Subject Turner, Kathleen, 1954-
Motion picture acting.
Television acting.
Added Author Morrow, Dustin, author, interviewer.
Morrow, Kacey, illustrator.
ISBN 9781510735477 : $24.99
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