By Clare Naylor
L.A. seems to be rather less "angelic" than the down-to-earth English lady expected. For one, there is the hot nine-to-five: the unbelievably glamorous, frenzied chore of coddling (doing PR for) the stars--not to say the bevy of beautiful, stick-thin types who unexpectedly seem in Alice's orbit and the suntan/convertible way of life that scoffs her pasty-white self (starting together with her thighs). And simply whilst she thinks her new lifestyles could not get to any extent further surreal, Alice acquires that the majority American of add-ons: her own stalker.
While the B-list actresses grumble how unfair it truly is that Alice will get a stalker and so they do not, Alice attempts to determine who the secret guy leaving her poems and plants may be. Is it Charlie, the slick yet twisted expertise agent? Or Paddy, the new Irish director who has eyes for any respiring lady? or perhaps it truly is Tommy, the unbelievably attractive and absolutely wasted celeb? simply because as a matter of fact, Alice does not imagine it is all that unusual, this stalker company. actually, she's beautiful definite it really is downright romantic . . .
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