When entering the world of entertainment most think their time in the limelight is forever lasting. However, like the cliché states most entertainer’s time only last about 15 seconds.
One starring role or hot track doesn’t, by any means, reserve your place in the industry. This elementary concept doesn’t seem comprehended by the stars of our generation. In today’s society as soon as someone has a wikipedia page, they see themselves as an icon and can start living/spending like one. We’ve all heard the classic “Behind The Music” story. An artist gets the break they’ve been waiting for and immediately start spending blindly until they reach the point were debt collectors are knocking at their doors, aka MC Hammer.
Well apparently some entertainers refuse to let this scenario play out in their own lives, by accepting any work thrown their way. One trending source of income for these trailblazers is commercials for education for profit colleges. You know, the commercials for these unknown “institutions” that come on between the hours of 12-3 AM. They assure you will be successful like them, just by picking up the phone to enroll.
Still drawing blanks?
Here are a few of the current batch going around.