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Actors Use Headshots not Glamour Shots

Headshots. Getting headshots can be a daunting task to every new actor.  However, your headshot is your number one marketing tool. Headshots and resume go hand in hand and are equally important.  As tempting as it may be to save a few bucks and take your own selfie to use, don’t do it. Your headshot […]

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What an actor’s website should have

Websites for actors Websites are great for actors to display all their photos, video snippets of work done and upcoming work.  This is your chance to make all about you. Portray your best work here including you video reel, resume and professional pictures. Your website will help potential ‘clients’ (aka, agents, casting directors, scouts, directors […]

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Actor Cred – What credits are you going to add to your resume?

Actor credits. The Credits It is sometimes hard to know if the project you are doing ‘counts’ on your resume.  Let me tell you right now that everything you do on camera and everything you do in an acting class counts as a credit towards your resume.   Every play in theater and every scene […]

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How to Format Your Acting Resume

Format Your Acting Resume. You can slap together a resume or you can follow the typical format.  Even though creativity and thinking outside the box is more exciting, some things are better left as usual. Casting directors look at so many resumes a day, they expect to find the info they need from you in […]

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Acting Resume – Every actor needs a resume

Acting Resume. A resume is used every single time you submit yourself for roles, when you are looking for a talent agent and when you go to an audition.   Acting resume format A resume should be 8” by 10” and stapled to the back of your headshot. If your paper sticks out from the […]

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Training for Actors

Training for actors. What type of training? There are so many types of techniques, classes and even classes that aren’t obvious such as ballroom dancing or meditative workshops that you can take to help your acting career.  There are also many different instructors teaching a variety of systems or methods. How do you decide, among […]

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Rejection and Motivation for Actors

Rejection. All actors face a lot of rejection, that’s part of the job.  Even Hollywood movies with popular actors bomb sometimes. You have to have a thick skin going into this.  And you have to believe in yourself, respect and love yourself otherwise you will not stand. You have to keep working regardless of the […]

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Start Acting Today

Acting in Film, TV & Stage. Many people dream of becoming a celebrity and everything that goes with it. People only see the sparkly glamorous aspect of being a celebrity but don’t see the hard work and preparation that goes into it. Why do you want to be an actor? You need to ask yourself […]

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8 Tips for Making the Most Out of Your Acting Class

Hello!  It’s been a while since I’ve written on my blog.  I’m still here, just getting a little busy with little projects here and there.   Since I am looking for my next acting class, I remembered I wrote in my ebook some tips on what to do once you find the right acting class.  I […]

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Getting Your Dream Role Takes Time

The process of starting your career and getting cast in the dream role takes time and you have to be willing to put in the time.  There is no such thing as a magic overnight success. You may have heard of one or two exceptions but that is why It’s called an “Exception”.  It takes […]

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