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All The Doors to Hollywood and How to Open Them -- Special Effects

Anne M. Strick | Posted 02.15.2014 | Entertainment
Anne M. Strick

Special effects essentially recreates physical things that can't exist, or can't exist conveniently, on a sound stage. Often times crews make models and big rigs -- or more appropriately, whatever the script calls for.

All The Doors to Hollywood and How to Open Them -- Scenic Artist

Anne M. Strick | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Anne M. Strick

'We call ourselves liquid magicians and paint wizards, or sometimes stunt clown acrobatic speed artists,' says Bridget Duffy, whose credits include Showtime with Robert De Niro, as well as television's acclaimed Mad Men.

All The Doors to Hollywood and How to Open Them - Props

Anne M. Strick | Posted 11.03.2013 | Entertainment
Anne M. Strick

"Well", says Prop Master PETER BANKINS, among whose movies is Monster's Ball, shot in part in Louisiana State Prison, "we're responsible for everything the actors handle.

Inside Capitol, Investor Access Yields Rich Tips

online.wsj.com | Posted 12.20.2011 | Fifty

When Senate Democrats finally brokered a compromise over the proposed health-care law, a group of hedge funds were let in on the deal, learning detail...

Insider Information: SHEN Beauty's Jessica Richards

The Huffington Post | Simone Kitchens | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

When former stylist Jessica Richards opened SHEN Beauty in Brooklyn last fall, she filled a much-needed gap: The Cobble Hill boutique stocks hard-...

Tenoverten Nail Salon: Insider Information

The Huffington Post | Simone Kitchens | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Photo: Tenoverten New York's chicest new nail spot was actually born out of necessity: When best friends Adair Ilyinsky and Nadine Ferber -- who...

Insider Information: Linda Rodin Talks Summer Skincare, Bob Dylan and More

The Huffington Post | Simone Kitchens | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Photo: Damon Scheuler Linda Rodin -- creator of THE most amazing face oil in the world, RODIN Olio Lusso -- is easily one of the coolest people...

Insider Information: Tata Harper Talks Summer Makeup, Adele and More

The Huffington Post | Simone Kitchens | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Photo: David Land If there is such thing as "It" skincare, that honor would probably go to Tata Harper right now. These days, it seems every co...

Insider Information: NARS' Francelle Daly Talks Lil Wayne, Summer Makeup And More

The Huffington Post | Simone Kitchens | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Photo: NARS Cosmetics You could say that New Orleans-born Francelle Daly is one of the coolest makeup artists in the game right now. Working wi...

Cheating Advice for Goldman Sachs

Jeff Kreisler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jeff Kreisler

As the trial approaches, destroy the evidence.