Famesource.com is a site that provides up-and-comers with a free venue to get their names out to the industry honchos by allowing people to create a profile, upload their work, and have fans vote on the wanna-be stars.
According to Famesource co-creator Allen Vartazarian, the idea for the online talent show stemmed from the success stories of shows like American Idol.
He says, I thought, Why isnt there anything like that on the Internet where the fans decide and can watch all the time?
While the show hosts some bonafide Hollywood hopefuls, theres also plenty of quirky and questionable talents, including an ugly man modeling a scandalous Speedo, and another whose dream of modeling is outweighed by crappy clothes and a hideous hairstyle.
Says Vartazarian: Theres people out there who think theyre good, but unfortunately no one else does.
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