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Research & write about 400 2-3 sentence bios of famous people
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Hi there!

I am currently working on a trivia game app for the iPhone about celebrities (actors, singers, etc). I will provide a list of approximately 400 names of famous people, and your job will be to use Google, Wikipedia, etc. to look up information about them and then condense that information into a short, two-to-three sentence mini-biography of that person. However, this is going to be a celeb-guessing game, so the mini-bio CANNOT contain that person's name. The short biographies you will be writing will be used as hints in the app. For example, if the name is Harrison Ford, the mini-bio should look something like this:

"After a breakthrough role as Han Solo in Star Wars, this actor went on to star in movies such as The Fugitive and Air Force One. He is also well-known for playing the title character in the Indiana Jones film series."

This job will require some easy research, and a knowledge of movies and celebrities in general would be very helpful. All applicants m...

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