Robert Pafundi authored Safe Stardom: How to Protect Your Children on Their Road to Fame, which was released by Dunham Books in the Spring of 2014.
Safe Stardom is much more than a book, it’s the start of a New Movement whose mission is protecting Hollywood’s most vulnerable and most precious, its entertainment children.
Safe Stardom explores:
The legal and practical differences between a talent agent and a talent manager.
Who is entitled to the child’s earnings and how the money flows.
What controls the parents have in the process.
The deal points that matter most in film and TV contracts.
The key deal points that are exclusive to child entertainers.
What role does an entertainment attorney plays in your child’s career.
How the “rules” of the industry are different for children and adults.
Whether you should you have an attorney read the child’s contracts, and if so, why.
The laws that exist to help you and your family avoid scams.
How can you outsmart sexual predators and deal with dangerous paparazzi.
What happens and what do you do if there is a dispute or problem.
All of these questions, an countless more are examined and answered in this first-of‐its‐kind book, because Safe Stardom was written to educate and inform parents of children and young adults working in the entertainment industry, as well as those aspiring to become young film and television stars.