Celebrity, Inc.: How Famous People Make Money

Celebrity, Inc.: How Famous People Make Money


From $10,000 tweets to creating funds within the afterlife, a recuperating gossip columnist explores the company classes that strength the Hollywood commercial Complex

Why do celebrities receives a commission a lot more than common humans to do a task that turns out to come up with the money for them the same 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 provide and insist clarify why the celebs of Teen Mom are at the hide of Us Weekly? and the way used to be the sale of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s child photographs a bit like a highway drug deal? After a decade spent toiling as an leisure journalist and gossip columnist, Jo Piazza asks the challenging questions about the company at the back of celebrity.
 
Make no mistake: star is an undefined. by no means during human heritage has the marketplace for celebrities been as saturated because it is this present day. approximately each day so much american citizens will eat anything a star is selling—a body spray, a sneaker, a tune, a film, a exhibit, a tweet, or a photograph in a magazine.
 
With some great benefits of Piazza’s precise entry to the fame marketplace, Celebrity, Inc. explains intimately what generates money for the and what drains worth speedier than a starlet downs champagne—in twelve attention-grabbing case reviews that take on celebrities the best way analysts may dissect any customer brand.

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