Celebrity, Inc.: How Famous People Make Money by Jo Piazza

By Jo Piazza

From $10,000 tweets to creating funds within the afterlife, a recuperating gossip columnist explores the company classes that strength the Hollywood commercial complicated Why do celebrities receives a commission a lot more than common humans to do a role that turns out to manage to pay for them an identical quantity of relaxation time as so much retirees? What do Bush-era economics need to do with the increase of Kim Kardashian? How do the legislation of offer and insist clarify why the celebrities of minor mother are at the conceal folks Weekly? and the way was once the sale of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's child images a bit like a highway drug deal? After a decade spent toiling as an leisure journalist and gossip columnist, Jo Piazza asks the difficult questions about the enterprise in the back of famous person. Make no mistake: superstar is an undefined. by no means during human historical past has the marketplace for celebrities been as saturated because it is at the present time. approximately on a daily basis so much americans will devour anything a celeb is selling—a perfume, a sneaker, a music, a film, a convey, a tweet, or a photograph in undefined. With some great benefits of Piazza's precise entry to the fame industry, famous person, Inc. explains intimately what generates funds for the and what drains worth quicker than a starlet downs champagne—in twelve attention-grabbing case experiences that take on celebrities the best way analysts may dissect any buyer model.

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