Contacting Industry Professionals

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     In all of my research and understanding about the industry, actors contacting agents, managers, and casting directors through social media does not typically produce a great outcome. It usually ends with the Industry Professional angry that someone tried to get in touch with them in an unsolicited manner and it typically results in an actor …

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Opening All Doors

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     In Hollywood it can seem like there’s no place for a lot of people to fit in. Anyone who doesn’t look like Blake Lively on the best day of her life (which lets face it, is all of us) can feel pushed out of the way at one point or another. Character actors want leading …

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Helping Your Friends

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      There are times when it feels like acting keeps you so busy that there isn’t time for anything else. Between auditions, classes, and working on your own projects, having the time to help someone else with their project can seem practically impossible, and although it may be hard on your schedule and make you …

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Side Gigs

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     If you’re just moving out to Los Angeles or to New York to pursue acting there are some major things that may be taunting you or stressing you out. Depending on whether or not you already have an agent, acting will be your best bet. If it is what you love to do and you …

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SAG/AFTRA Events

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     If you are SAG/AFTRA, first of all, that is amazing. Being a part of SAG is no small deal, in fact it is one of the biggest deals that an actor can have. It is no easy feat joining the union. You have to book jobs, work, pay your dues (literally and figuratively) and there’s …

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Being A Triple Threat

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     If you are an actor in today’s day and age, it can seem difficult to feel like you stand out from everyone else. People all look amazing these days, I don’t know if it’s the water or bad air quality in LA but I personally feel like every time I go to my audition I …

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Modeling Your Parts

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      In this blog I will focus on the subject of modeling like you’ve never seen before, or at least you’d think you’ve never seen it. It’s a sub category of modeling that is so specific that there are fewer agencies to handle this exact type of modeling than there are models for it. This …

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A Million Reasons To Be An Actor

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     Being an actor is the best; it’s better than the best because if it is what you love to do then there is nothing better in life. Being on a set and getting to portray a character, and spread a message about something that matters to you is one of the best feelings in the …

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Olympics Pipe Dreams

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     Over the course of the last couple of weeks I have been watching the Olympics and dwelling over the fact that I could maybe play one of these sports, and I am absolutely not suggesting that I could play on one of the teams that would compete in the Olympics. I’m just saying that I …

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Writing Your Bio

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     When you are creating your website, or even updating your existing site, you want to make sure that you have all of your ducks in a row. Having great headshots, a resume, photos other than headshots, and a good “Contact Me” page that has your social media connected to it. Something that I have noticed …

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