States Academic Press
Vocational Education, Skill Development and Career Planning - Vocational Education
Celebrity is a public personality who has a status of fame and media attention. Celebrity status is generally associated with wealth and success in a professional sphere, be it in sports, art or entertainment. Since celebrities attract a lot of public attention, access to them is controlled by an entourage of staff including managers, agents, publicists, assistants, bodyguards, etc. Celebrity managers have numerous responsibilities and duties. They may need to act as publicists, agents and contract negotiators for their clients. Creating day-to-day schedules, firing or appointing agents, assisting celebrities in their social and professional activities, etc. are also some tasks that they perform. This book highlights some of the roles and responsibilities of a celebrity manager. It also offers a comprehensive guide to a career in celebrity management. It is appropriate for those seeking detailed information in this area.