The young director staged performances on Broadway on his own script. But in his work constantly interfering - a great actress needs more text, the mafia boss gives his young girlfriend (Come on, make her a star!). And actor-guzzler breaks violates diet and fattens so much that on the date of the premiere his suit is bursting at the seams. Intrigues are trailing, gangsters are shooting... The world of show business is in all its glory.