Tips for Becoming a Successful Actor

Becoming a successful Hollywood actor takes a lot of hard work and dedication to your craft. Here are some simple tips to help your acting career become a reality. First, understand the definition of success: An accomplishment of an aim or purpose. A person that achieves desired aims or attains prosperity.

Tips for Effective Self-Taping

Self-taping is definitely something that occurs in the auditioning process more and more these days. No matter where you live, being an expert in self-taping is a must! Today, actors are not only expected to provide a dynamic audition, but now, you must also be able to create a quality recording for taped auditions. Here […]

How to Stand Out at an Audition

Most actors hope to be what the casting directors are looking for. As a casting director, I sit through hours of auditions, hoping to find the perfect person who fits the role. As an actor, it may be hard to assess what the casting directors, producers and directors are looking for. Talent is definitely a […]

How to Get Starting in the Acting Business

Whether you are interested in theater, television, or film, the entertainment industry can be tricky to figure out in the beginning of your career. Many actors of every age and even parents of child actors have said to me, “We have no idea on where to begin this journey.” In my book, “From Start to […]

How to Write an Acting Resume

Your acting resume is a critical element in landing the roles you desire. It is the casting director’s first impression of you after your headshot. No matter your level of experience, a professional resume will help get your foot in the door.