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Fe are dealing with a sensitivity and tact you don t expect revealing that not all that glitters is gold especially in the showbizI personally saw her in Betrayal and was pleasantly impressed by her actingso that I decided to purchase her book Probably of a 2 star in terms of enjoyment From the first chapter which i had a hard first chapter which I had a hard reading I knew it wasn t for me I love Zawe Ashton from Fresh Meat to her episode in Misfits Not Safe for Work and her stellar performance in Betrayal I thought this would be a funnish light read about her experiences in all those But it s written in one tone and reads as self pity which had me estioning is someone forcing her to act It s painful for her from age 6 all the way through to end where she tells the producer she isn "T ACTING ANY THE INDUSTRY IS SEXIST RACIST AND " acting any The industry is sexist racist and people like things and she has every right to not like it I just didn t want to read a book about much she didn t want to do the thing that I admire her for Honest and bold without doing it for shock value Character Breakdown breaks down a career and parts of a life melting fact and fiction to expose the reality of an actor the sexism and racism rampant in the and fiction to expose the reality of an actor the sexism and racism rampant in the and the vulnerabilities of being and growing in our time especially as a woman Told thro. R Wilde’s Salome to St Trinian’s schoolgirl by way of Fresh Meat’s VodTo stay sane an actress must tread a high wire between life and art keep sight of where a character ends and the real person begins So she doesn’t lose herself complet. I have always admired her work on screen so was very "intrigued to read this memoir The format is not a traditional " to read this memoir The format is not a traditional memoir which I appreciate She recalls auditions conversations and events from school age through to adulthood In the process she touches on bullying body image racism misogyny and anxiety A raw and revealing insight into some of her life although I now know about her insecurities and the many challenges she s faced in her career to date I feel there is much still to be shared with readers and admirers of her art Character Breakdown is sually a brief description of a character in a film or play script In this Memoir Fiction Hybrid The Brilliant fiction hybrid the brilliant and playwright Zawe Ashton switches from prose to scenes which are written like a script and tells the story of her career as an actress She begins from her first role as a child to her stragglers to make it in Hollywood Told in a bold original way she recounts events some of them very intimate which are sometimes heartbreaking and tough sometimes funny and intense It is an intelligent thought provoking book about how the Hollywood environment works and how to remain truthful to yourself in spite of the difficulties that this kind of career impose Some issues the actress face throughout her li. Cult heroine Zawe Ashton brings s a
uniue look at life work and the absurdities of contemporary lifeZawe Ashton has been acting since she look at life work and the absurdities of contemporary lifeZawe Ashton has been acting since she six She has played many different roles from ‘cute little girl’ to ‘assassin with attitude' Osca. .
Ugh two different alternating styles the book is a thought provoking yet surprisingly easy to read in a short stretch of time Also very funnyThank you Vintage for gifting me a copy of this book The actress and playwright Zawe Ashton recounts scenes from her own life in this book which treads the line between fiction and memoir Told in two alternating styles it cuts from descriptions of the roles she s played from an
Early Age The Characterage the character is a brief description of the character and what they are looking for in an actor and scenes from her later life which are produced in a script screenplay format these scenes in a script screenplay format These scenes her wrestling with her life as an actress and trying to make it in Hollywood Funny arch and at times heartbreaking we follow Zawe as she deals with the inherent sexism of the acting world and its thinly veiled racism We hear about the disappointment of discovering that Wash N Go doesn t work on her hair the thrill of finding herself with the cool bullying kids at school in the wake of her first TV appearance coping with the death of her aunt whilst still doing a full day s acting entering the bizarre fashion game of the red carpet and It s a fresh and different take on the role of the actor in the modern world told in a bold and original way. ElyIn Character Breakdown Zawe scrolls through a version of her life Or is it a version of her art Or something in between In it she encounters glamour horror absurdity and Nuestra propuesta inconclusa. Ecuador-Perú uestions like is a life spent on performance than reality any life at al.