career changing advice.
Editors have different styles, attitudes, opinions and approaches.
Editors are people, not machines; we don't just push buttons, we bring a lifetime of emotions and thoughts and experiences to every edit.
But what is crucial for comedy is that editors laugh in the right places. It also helps to smell nice and be a pleasant person to be around a lot.
— Roger Nygard, Cut To The Monkey
This week on Cut/daily we've been counting down the days till Christmas with a truncated '5 days of Comedy Christmas' theme, largely inspired by editor Roger Nygard's new book, Cut To The Monkey.
Which is, in a word, superb and should be added to your Christmas wish list, immediately.
In today's issue of Cut/daily we'll be exploring the idea that who you are is just as, if not more, important than how good you are.