Show 17 – Sandro Monetti
Sandro Monetti is THE ultimate Hollywood insider who has interviewed all of the A-list stars and can currently be seen sharing his pop culture expertise each week on hit Bravo TV series ‘Then and Now’ with Andy Cohen.
He is an Entertainment Journalist of the Year nominee two years running and a regular contributor on CNN International. But this Brit in Hollywood, who has worked for major media outlets around the world, doesn’t just report on entertainment, he creates it as well.
He enjoyed huge success last year as the writer and director of hit international touring stage play ‘Marilyn & Sinatra’ – a show about the little known romance between Marilyn Monroe and Frank Sinatra which was a sell-out success in London’s West End and Off Broadway in New York (available now as an audiobook on www.finish.com).
Sandro is also a best selling author having written the biographies of Mickey Rourke and Colin Firth, and has also been a long time contributor to the BBC, for whom he co-host’s Radio 5’s Oscars coverage each year. If that’s not enough, he is the creator of the world’s first Bachelor of Arts degree course in celebrity journalism and is chairman of BAFTA LA’s Newcomers Program where the British Academy supports the best new emerging UK talents on the LA entertainment scene.
Sandro is also a wealth of Hollywood knowledge and is the creator of the Celebrity Insider Movie Locations Tour (www.tourificescapes.com) – in which he tells you the stories behind classic movies at the places around LA where they were made.
Download to listen to Mr. Show Biz Brit in the Wood himself talk about celebrity journalism, Helen Mirren’s secret tattoos and what it’s like kissing Madonna – the charming and charismatic Sandro Monetti…
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