Anisha Adusumilli is an LA-based South Asian content creator and actress making her directorial debut in her first short, FIRST DATE, currently making rounds at film festivals across the country.
She is also an actress, and has been previously seen as a guest on major television shows like How I Met Your Mother, New Girl, and NCIS: Los Angeles. Anisha shares why she wanted to begin directing as well as acting. She also shares about the importance of mindset and having a positive attitude.
Topics discussed in this episode:
- Cultural upbringing as an Indian-American
What you learn from this episode:
- How to use childhood clues to find a career feel alive in
- Dealing with rejection
- Changing negative thoughts to positive thoughts
- The importance of using gratitude in your life
- How to feel negative feelings and the positive that comes from that
- How to master your craft
- Shifting from acting to directing
- Surrounding yourself with other creatives to spur creativity
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