The Pursuit of Awesome
The Pursuit of Awesome
The Pursuit of Awesome: Stellar Musings & Advice on Achieving Your Dreams is a positive, motivational read for anyone with a dream. Global rock stars, international sportsmen, best-selling authors and Oscar winners tell their stories, of going from small town kids with high hopes and big ambitions, to 'making it'.
Dive into the world of film, TV, radio, publishing, fashion, sport, and feel inspired by the successes of those who are living their passions. Acquire a unique insight into these alternative contemporary careers directly from the people pursuing them: go on the road with Hozier and Kodaline, score a try with Rob Kearney, go behind the movie scenes on the set of Gravity, walk the red carpet with Laura Whitmore, score a million pound publishing deal with Derek Landy, step into Kensington Palace with fashion designer Paul Costelloe, go viral with Cian Twomey, go to Hollywood with Cecelia Ahearn, cast spells on the of Harry Potter with Evanna Lynch and win the Open Championship with Rory McIlroy.
Crammed with invaluable advice from role models and professionals in the limelight, The Pursuit of Awesome uncovers the struggles and highs of life in the fast lane. An essential read for those of all ages, looking to seek creative and innovative career paths.
Praise for The Pursuit of Awesome
‘This book proves that with hard work and single mindedness you can achieve anything in life. An amazing collection of inspiring stories to turn sparks into fires.’—Danny O'Donoghue, The Script
About the Author
With over 700 live shows, two documentaries and 280 hours of television under her belt, Diana Bunici is a highly skilled live TV maker. A presenter on RTÉ’s daily live studio show elev8! for five years, the 27 year old Moldovan-Irish broadcaster has interviewed everyone from Justin Bieber to the Muppets, the cast of Harry Potter to Jenson Button, and many more! Having recently relocated to London from Dublin, Diana works as a freelance TV presenter and producer. In her spare time she puts her BA in Journalism to good use writing articles for international media and campaigning for charities close to her heart. The Pursuit of Awesome is Diana’s first book. www.dianabunici.com