I'm Not A Terrorist, but I've Played One on Tv

I'm Not A Terrorist, but I've Played One on Tv

Memoirs of A Middle Eastern Funny Man

Book - 2015
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A "memoir of growing up Iranian in America, and the quest to make it in Hollywood without having to wear a turban, tote a bomb, or get kicked in the face by Chuck Norris"--Amazon.com.
When he first started out in show business, none of Jobrani's attempts at assimilation made a difference to casting directors, who only auditioned him for the role of kebab-eating, bomb-toting, extremist psychopaths. As he struggled to build an acting career in post-9/11 Hollywood, through patience, determination, and only the occasional unequivocal compromising of his principles, he found a path to stardom. And he also learned the proper way to die like a bad guy on TV.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2015
ISBN: 9781476749983
1476749981
Branch Call Number: BIOGRAPHY 792.7028 JOBRANI 2015
Characteristics: 225 pages ; 24 cm

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