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Funny on Purpose: The Definitive Guide to an Unpredictable Career in Comedy: Standup + Improv + Sketch + TV + Writing + Directing + Youtube
By John Hodgman (foreword by), R. Sikoryak (illustrator) and Joe Randazzo
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Publisher Chronicle Books Llc
Publication date June 2, 2015
Pages 335
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781452128399
ISBN-10 1452128391
Dimensions 0.75 by 6 by 8 in.
Weight 1.45 lbs.
Original list price $18.95
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: It takes guts to be a comedian, and it takes smarts to make a living off it. In this insider's guide, former Onion editor Joe Randazzo delivers a funny and insightful blueprint for those looking to turn their sense of humor into a vocation. Explaining how it works and how to break in, Joe provides tips and guidance, outlines successful career paths, and solicits advice and stories from the likes of Judd Apatow, Jack Handey, Joan Rivers, Tim & Eric, and more. From writing for TV to doing standup or developing a successful YouTube channel, Funny on Purpose gives readers the knowledge and inspiration to launch a career in comedy with confidence.

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With John Hodgman (other contributor), R. Sikoryak (other contributor) | from Chronicle Books Llc (June 2, 2015)
9781452128399 | details & prices | 335 pages | 6.00 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 1.45 lbs | List price $18.95
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