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C3: An Asian Dude’s Guide to Surviving Hollywood


Tinseltown’s a jungle. Come join this fun talk on how to be Asian in entertainment and survive it – covering topics like Reading a Room, Good Networking Practices, The Importance of Representation, Creating the Cult of You and more. See how every day professional practices translate well into Hollywood habits as we explore being proactive, work/life balance and diversification of skills along with setting career goals.

This discussion is led by X. Dean Lim who is more shocked than you know that he’s surviving Hollywood. The director of 1,550 episodes of television and a SONY/Disney-ABC Fellow, Dean wrote and directed the pilot and SXSW Jury Grand Prize Nominee FIRST WORLD PROBLEMS.

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Dates & Times


341 FSN

Sun, May 5
10:30 am