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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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16 Motivational and Inspiring Quotes from Actors and Influential People

Sometimes when I find that my motivation is dwindling I read a few quotes from actors or other inspirational people who have found success and this helps replenish my motivation.   When I am talking about success I’m not referring to expensive cars and big mansions.  No, I am talking about doing what you love […]

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Freebie- Clothing Measurements Card for Actors

A prepared actor is a professional actor.   Here is the free clothing measurements card that will help save you time when self-submitting to small projects, casting directors and agents.  Your resume should include your height, weight, eye color and hair color but this card has the rest of the information needed for costume fitting.  A […]

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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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Free Download – Character Analysis for Actors

There is a reason great actors aren’t caught ‘acting’, and that is because they thoroughly research their character.   How do you do that?  Well, I am about to show you. While cleaning out my very disorganized external hard drive, I found a character analysis worksheet that I was using to help me research my […]

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Rejection for Actors Living in a World Full of NO

Rejection for Actors. Hello, everyone. Today I wanted to check in with you because I was writing some more articles for my e-book on the business of acting in Texas and found some videos on YouTube about big Hollywood actors and how they dealt with rejection. I love listening to actors speak from Hollywood about […]

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Headshots: When to get a new one and how much to retouch them

Hi guys! First I want to thank you for sending me emails with questions and emails letting you know that my tips are helpful to you. That is all that I want to do all I want to do is help you out get started acting today and help point you to the right direction when you […]

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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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Starter Headshot for New Actors

Headshot for Actors. Actor headshots are an absolute must for every single actor.  When you submit for a role, you will have to provide a professional headshot attached to your resume.   If you are new to acting and can’t afford a professional headshot just yet, you have to read this blog. Starter Headshot for […]

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