We had the good fortune of connecting with Carolina Reynoso and we’ve shared our conversation below.

Hi Carolina, we’d love for you to start things off by telling us something about your industry that we and others not in the industry might be unaware of?
One thing that people are probably unaware of in the entertainment/media industry is that everyone knows everybody and connections are super important. I think people forget often times that everyone in Los Angeles, specifically people in the entertainment industry, knows EVERYBODY. So if you think that just because you’re on set you can start acting like a brat, people will remember that and tell everybody (snitches get stitches don’t apply here), and suddenly you can’t find work because no one wants to work with you. I’ve always prided myself on trying to be the best version of myself on a set or in a work place so I can be remembered as someone who was fun and nice to work with. Also, you should just be nice to people in general. Don’t project your personal struggles onto others.

Can you open up a bit about your work and career? We’re big fans and we’d love for our community to learn more about your work.
As a content creator, I usually just film whatever comes to my mind with no production value. I feel like nowadays no one really likes polished videos anymore, so if I get inspired by something, I just start filming. I think what sets me apart from others is I try my hardest to be authentic and be genuine, even if it means people aren’t going to like what I say or what I do, I try not to think about that (its hard in this industry, but I’m trying!). It’s kind of crazy the journey of how I got to be where I am today. I don’t really quite understand yet how I got my current job (I answered an email and suddenly it’s been a year since I started working there). I feel so incredibly blessed that my job also allows me to pursue acting and they actually get excited when I book something! Journey was not easy though, I battle with myself constantly not believing I’m good enough to be where I am and have some creative burn out moments. It’s a daily struggle but I’m getting better at putting faith in myself and in my work. I think I would want the world to know that I work hard for what I want.

Any places to eat or things to do that you can share with our readers? If they have a friend visiting town, what are some spots they could take them to?
Ok first and foremost how can I not take them to the Grove! Have some sushi at Blue ribbon and do some shopping. My current favorite restaurant is The Nice Guy so that would be the nice night out. For some crazy, possible celebrity sighting, fun, I would show them Saddle Ranch. I would try to avoid actual Hollywood, because it’s too much for me LOL. Santa Monica pier is a MUST! Get some funnel cake and walk around the pier and 3rd street promenade. Century City Westfield Mall is also a beautiful place (can you tell I love to shop?) and it is home to my favorite coffee franchise Blue Bottle Coffee.

Who else deserves some credit and recognition?
I want to shout out my mom. Everything I do, everything I’ve become is because of her love and constant support.

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