Television: pluses & minuses
Television: pluses & minusesUpdated: May 22, 2008, 19:36 IST
You will reach millions of homes everyday, and yes, you could become a star overnight.
You can start with a five-figure monthly salary, which could double in months.
You get to travel since television is getting experimental, and shooting abroad is becoming popular.
Be prepared for long hours and crazy schedules. Remember, the show has to go on, no matter what!
The work environment can be chaotic. You might have to change a script or come up with a new costume on the spot. Presence of mind is important.
You need patience. You may have to shoot and re-shoot scenes many times.