Actors, Will You Cross The Shores?

Every year when pilot season hits, there’s a flurry of excitement about what to do next. As the self tape requests flood in, excited actors chance the idea of getting their O1 visas and making a break for Hollywood. Will they cross the shores or stay where...

Why The ‘Struggling Artist’ Stigma Is An Illusion

I don’t know about you, but I’ve never heard anyone say, “Oh, you wanna be an actor? Wow, you’re gonna live SUCH a lucrative and fulfilling life!” That’s because the creative path is viewed – by most – as the bumpy, dark, scary, Big Bad Wolf-stalked path (see my...

Where To Focus

An old saying that always rings true to me is “where focus goes, energy flows.” This can be applied to many aspects of your acting career. Are you keeping aware of the projects currently casting? Are you attending film festivals and other networking...

A Matter of Taste: The Quality of Your Project Notices

Now and then, people will reach out on Twitter to point out a role breakdown they feel doesn’t belong on our site, one which personally offends them. It can range from looking for “real life hot homeless dudes” to “super hot girl next door who...