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First Impressions And Your Image

No doubt you’ve heard that you only have ONE CHANCE to make a great, first impression! Did you know that 90% of that impression is based on how you are dressed? In some cases, it may not be fair but … Continue reading

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So you wanna move to Los Angeles to act?

Just so you know, you don’t have to move to Los Angeles or New York City to act! There are plenty of secondary acting markets in the United States where you can be a big fish in a little pond … Continue reading

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2015 Highest Paid Actors & Actresses

Here is the annual list of the highest paid, top ten actors and actresses for 2015. Some of the acting talent has seen their paychecks increase and others decreased due to other non-film projects they were involved with during the … Continue reading

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Why Eye Contact Is So Important

Making eye contact can mean many different things, in different countries or cultures, depending on the setting and the people locking eyes! In Western countries like the United States, making eye contact means respect, interest, appreciation and understanding that many … Continue reading

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The Actor’s Attitude

An actor should always regard a TV audition as a performance. It is important to appear professional, relaxed and confident in spite of any nervousness you might feel. Keep in mind, as an actor, that in asking for the client’s … Continue reading

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What is an “Elevator Pitch”?

It is a brief description you would use to describe yourself in the time you could ride on an elevator with someone. It’s a 30 second verbal commercial about YOU that includes: What Is Your Name? What Do You Do? … Continue reading

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What Is An Industrial And Educational Film?

Generally, these are productions for non-broadcast use, including in classrooms, in stores, or DVDs shown in corporate offices or dealer showrooms. They can also be instructional content shown on websites. Behind-the-scenes footage or b-roll footage also falls under the Industrial … Continue reading

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#1 Interview Tip For Teenagers

The biggest obstacle for teens interviewing in today’s job market is a lack of self confidence! If you don’t believe in yourself how can you expect an employer to believe in you? You have so much to offer an employer; … Continue reading

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How Does A Background Performer Qualify For An Upgrade To Principle Performer?

There are several ways to qualify for an upgrade to principal performer. Here are the most common: A performer is directed to speak a line (other than omnies); or A performer is performing an identifiable stunt; or A performer is … Continue reading

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What Is A Body Double?

A body double is a term used in film-making. A body double substitute replaces the credited actor on film where the character’s body is shown but the face of the actor is either not visible or shown indistinctly.

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