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I'm
glad
my
mom
died

Curated by: Anna Grigoryan

Jennette McCurdy a beloved actress from iCarly, published her memoir looking back at her child stardom. She shares her journey of coming to terms with her mom's abuse and the ethics of being a child actor.
2 episodes
94 min
Last updated: Jan 12, 2023
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TFC #56: Jennette McCurdy On Mormonism, Beauty Standards, And The Finances Of Child Stardom
In this episode, filmed in Los Angeles in summer 2021, Chelsea sits down with Jennette McCurdy to candidly discuss her experiences with child stardom, why she didn't join the iCarly reboot, the cost of living up to external expectations, and more. Don't forget to subscribe and leave us a review! *Subscribe to The Financial Confessions podcast here: https://anchor.fm/thefinancialdiet *Rate + review us on Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-financial-confessions/id1484287750 *For our favorite moments from The Financial Confessions podcast, subscribe to our highlights channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNRL-_4emfF _ZamFOWCF2rg Jennette McCurdy's Empty Inside podcast: https://emptyinsidepodcast.com/ WHERE TO FIND US: The Financial Diet site: http://www.thefinancialdiet.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thefinancialdiet Twitter: https://twitter.com/TFDiet Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thefinancialdiet
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Jennette McCurdy, I'M GLAD MY MOM DIED
Zibby is joined by former Nickelodeon star Jennette McCurdy to talk about her debut memoir, I'm Glad My Mom Died, and why she chose the book's eye-catching title. The two discuss some of the narratives Jennette grew up with that she had to unlearn in adulthood, as well as where she is now in her eating disorder recovery journey. Jennette also shares why it was important to write from her younger self's perspective, what it was like for her to write about such heavy topics, and which projects she's working on next.Purchase on Amazon or Bookshop.Amazon: https://amzn.to/3Pna030Bookshop: https://bit.ly/3PikH73Subscribe to Zibby's weekly newsletter here.Purchase Moms Don't Have Time to Read Books merch here. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.