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Meet Celebrity Supermensch and Super Agent, Shep Gordon. Hear the connection between self-worth and celebrity, how Shep created and built the celebrity chef genre, the role belief plays in achieving your wildest dreams, and more.

Shep E. Gordon is the famous talent manager, Hollywood film agent, and producer featured in the recent documentary, Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon. Some of his clients include Alice Cooper, Anne Murray, Blondie, Teddy Pendergrass, Luther Vandross, Ben Vereen, Groucho Marx and Raquel Welch.

Here’s a glance of what you’ll learn from Shep in this episode:

  • Behind the scenes with Shep Gordon and his fascinating life
  • Shep tells a touching story about Scooter Braun, Usher, Ariana Grande and the One Love Manchester concert
  • The connection between self-worth and celebrity
  • Picking Up On A Wave: How to become the face of a movement
  • Shep shares his perspective on the dark side of fame
  • The “guilt by association” strategy Shep utilized to help artists break through
  • How Shep created and built the celebrity chef genre
  • A heartfelt question Shep asked Michael Douglas about fame (and Michael’s interesting answer…)
  • Shep reveals the entertaining story behind Teddy Pendergrass’s success
  • How Shep determines who gets into his inner circle
  • The role belief plays in achieving your wildest dreams
  • What Shep loves most in his life today (PLUS: What Shep does to stay grateful, humble and appreciative) 

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