An actor reached out to me regarding an acting coach who touts prolifically online to his being “a Back Stage award-winning acting coach.” When I researched the acting teacher’s credentials and professional history I found empty resume pages on casting’s and representation’s go-to casting resource Breakdown Services. 869 more words
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Ever since college, I’ve been an extra in a couple different projects including NBC’s Trauma, HBO’s Looking, San Andreas the Movie, and random short films. My most recent experience being an extra was for a movie called Cardinal X, a story about the life of an Asian-American girl attending a prestigious university. 1,142 more words
A ‘No’ to actors from casting, talent representation, and entertainment industry gatekeepers is often a ‘Yes.’ But the actor deliberately–without self-awareness–rejects the gatekeeper’s silent ‘Yes’ by placing a roadblock in their own path before that ‘Yes’ roars towards them. 1,514 more words
Today I’ve decided to have a little fun with my frustrations regarding my so called “television writing career”.
Here’s my list of alternate careers that I’ve contemplated… that might actually be easier than becoming a staffed TV writer. 298 more words