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How to Become an Award-Winning Actor: Dan Bucatinksy on Success in Hollywood

Emmy Award-winning actor Dan Bucatinsky walks listeners through his journey of being told “No” in Hollywood, how to feel successful as an actor, and creating his production company with Friends star Lisa Kudrow.  

Dan is known for his work on Shonda Rhimes’ Scandal and has a new comedy on ABC, Baker and the Beauty. His book “Does This Baby Make Me Look Straight” is a collection of funny stories about parenthood that obliterates the boundaries of gender bias.  

"You finally make your way through that door, only to realize that there is an infinite number of doors, in an infinite number of rooms.” 

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Personal Website: Dan Bucatinsky 

Instagram: @DanBucatinsky 

Twitter: @DanBucatinsky 

IMDB: More on Dan 

Watch Dan's New Show: Baker and the Beauty 

Read Dan's Book: Does This Baby Make Me Look Straight?: Confessions of a Gay Dad


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