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How to Get Started With a Career in Comedy With Writer and Director Payman Benz

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This week we're joined by comedy writer and director Payman Benz who teaches us about how to get started with a career in comedy, what it takes to be a successful Film & TV director and why working for free can ultimately pay off in the end! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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