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The 100 Most Influential Entertainers of Stage and Screen


The life of an entertainer goes beyond the technical training of vocalists or hours spent in the acting studio perfecting dramatic techniques. Entertainment is about holding an audience's attention, and with modern media, the bar is constantly being raised for what will captivate audiences. This collection of biographies details one hundred of the most influential entertainers of all time. It includes the best-known actors, comedians, directors, and musicians who have kept audiences tuned in and have constantly pushed the limits of entertainment. Its blend of iconic figures and the most popular entertainers of today gives it instant appeal with young adults.

Series: The Britannica Guide to the World's Most Influential People II

Interest Level: Grades 9-12

Guided Reading Level:  Z

Lexile Level: 1400

ISBN: 9781508100430 (E-book)

Copyright: ©2017

Pages: 372

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