Aug 2 • 13M

Power of an Enemies List

Rob Long on filling time during this industry 'hiatus' — even if you're a more positive person than he is

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When you’re filming a movie or a television show, when it’s the last shot of the day, the first assistant director will call out, “This is the Martini Shot!” I call these stories “Martini Shots” because they’re exactly the kinds of stories we tell — and lessons we learn — after we’ve wrapped for the day. - Rob Long
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This week, Rob implores striking writers and actors to do something elevating right now (even if he is not; note the title of this episode). In other words, actors should write; writers should take acting lessons. And so on. (And please, he begs, no more pitches about Ozempic.) Meanwhile, remember: Everything you hated about the business before the strike you’re probably still going to hate about this business when the strike is over. So stop worrying.

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