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Important tools for actors online

This post contains affiliate links. A few actors have asked me what websites for actors I find most useful.  So I put together a very handy list just for you.  These websites offer many different tools for actors online.  Click on the link and browse through their archives for all sorts of information from acting […]

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Working on a student film for experience and scenes for your reel- What you need to know

Often new actors and actresses will work on student films for free in exchange for experience, a copy DVD of the movie for their reel and snacks. Working with film students is a great way to learn the ins and outs of working on movie sets.   This also gives you the advantage of meeting […]

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How to become an actor from a small town or city

I’m very excited to announce that I am finally finished writing my book, “Acting in Texas: A Step by Step Guide to Getting an Agent & Texas Actor’s Directory”.  While I was putting together the resource portion of my book, I realized just how lucky I am to live in this wonderful city where theater […]

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Resources for Actors in Texas

Resources for Actors in Texas. Breaking into the film industry in Texas has many advantages over trying to start in larger markets like LA or NY.  Texas might be a large state but the film and theather community feels like family. I have put together a list of resources to help new actors find the […]

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Wardrobe Basics for Film Actresses

Hello!! Sometimes it is easier for me to edit my blog when I read it aloud.  I decided to record myself reading this blog while I edit it, 1. to find my mistakes and 2. if you aren’t able to read this blog, you have the option to listen to this blog instead. 🙂  Enjoy!(Please […]

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Extra Work for Actors with No Acting Experience

Hey everybody! Today I wanted to talk briefly about a hot topic for actors…..drum roll::::::> Should actors work as background/extra on a film? Yes or no?   Many people have too many opinions and some people even say stay away from extra work!  As for me, I say working as an extra is a must […]

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How to Recognize a Casting Scam

Casting Scam. Hey everybody! I was just thinking about something that happened to me when I first made the decision to pursue acting as an actual career. At that point I put myself out there. I mean I REALLY put myself out there, I answered any casting call, any cattle call, any auditions that I […]

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Free Acting Lesson – Acting in Film

Free Acting Lesson. A couple of years ago I took a film acting class.  This class was exactly what I needed to have more experience in front of the camera.  I always wondered if I was offered a role, who would show me how to stand in front of the camera, how to walk, look […]

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