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Get on TV!

ISBN: 9781402205910

By: Jacquie Jordan

Published: 01/01/2006

Inside advice on the hardest PR to get.

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$19.99

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Expert advice on how to get booked and asked back! "Jacquie ought to know how to get you on TV...she's put half the country on TV, including me." --Maury Povich In Get on TV!, Jacquie Jordan brings her expert advice straight to you--the entrepreneurs, experts, authors, and future reality stars looking to land a television spot. Jacquie shows you the ins and outs of the TV business and what you need to do to get booked (and asked back), including: --The importance of tape and materials --Speaking the language of the television producer --Being persistent without being annoying --What to do when you're booked and cancelled --How to get asked back again and again If you know the right moves, you can get on TV! "Jacquie has the ability to maintain a fair balance between the voice of the project she is producing and the needs of her guests." --John Edward, psychic medium and author of Crossing Over, host of John Edward: Cross Country Jacquie Jordan has been involved in booking, supervising or producing over 10,000 television guests, as well as coaching countless people on how to get on air.

About the Author

Jacquie Jordan

Jacquie Jordan has been involved in booking, supervising, or producing as many as 10,000+ televison guests. Her credits include a full season at Donny & Marie, Maury, Geraldo, and The Montel Williams Show. Currently, she is co-executive producer for AMC's new show, Sunday Morning Shootout. Jacquie is a successful national seminar leader and trainer. Her innovative and informative seminars to corporations, such as "Getting Your Idea, Product, or Story on TV," have been recognized by the industry. For more information and contact info, visit www.JacquieJordan.com.

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Table of Contents

Foreword by Donny Osmond.....................................................................ix

Introduction.....................................................................................................1

Chapter 1: Behind the Scenes of TV........................................................3

Chapter 2: Who Is Making the Decisions?................................................9

Chapter 3: Pitches, Hooks, and Branding: Who Are You?....................31

Chapter 4: Building a Solid Platform.........................................................49

Chapter 5: Press Kits and Show Reels:
The Importance of Tape and Materials ................................................65

Chapter 6: Space: The Final Frontier...What Show is Right for You?...97

Chapter 7: The Art of Pitching and the Secret
to a Successful TV Career....................................................................111

Chapter 8: Learning the Lingo: Speak the Language
of a TV Producer......................................................................................33

Chapter 9: Booked, Bumped, or Cancelled:
What to Do and How to Behave .........................................................161

Chapter 10: It's Showtime: How to Float "On Air"..................................175

Chapter 11: Getting Real on Reality TV..................................................197

Epilogue.........................................................................................................207

Appendix: The Big List................................................................................209

Appendix: Consent and Release Form.....................................................233

Index ..............................................................................................................237

About the Author...........................................................................................245

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Format: Paperback

Dimensions
Length: 8 in
Width: 6 in
Weight: 16.00 oz
Page Count: 256 pages

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