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Meet Shay Holland from San Francisco who moved to LA eight years ago to pursue on-camera hosting and acting.

Was there a particular reason you chose LA ? A friend's cousin was moving here for a summer job. She asked me to come so I decided to explore TV/film opportunities but never saw myself living here. We took the first place off the Internet that would rent to us sight unseen. That was eight years ago.
What do you miss most from home? Being on the "A-list!" San Francisco's TV/film community is small so you become friends with agents, CDs, actors. In LA, you almost have to choose friends by where they live; it's a commitment to drive from the coast to Pasadena and vice-versa. I also miss baseball at AT&T Park and fly back for games!
What was your first impression of LA and has it changed since ? If so why ? Plastic surgeons will never go hungry! San Franciscans wear more turtlenecks than bikinis so there's far fewer enhanced body parts!
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