How-To Guides for Actors

These are our ‘How To’ guides. Guides, tips, and resources in all areas of acting. Our simple guides will help you navigate the TV, movie, and entertainment industry!

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How to Juggle a Job with Acting

How to go to work and become an actor. Did you know? James Franco worked at McDonalds when he was an aspiring actor.  A few years ago, the Washington Post published an interesting op-ed by writer/director/filmmaker...
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’13 Reasons Why’ Brought Puppies to Set to Cheer the Cast Up

13 Reasons Why has become one of the most talked about TV shows on Netflix. Anyone who has watched the show knows that the show deals with a lot of gut-wrenching, touching, and serious...
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‘Suicide Squad’ Director Had the Cast “Fight Each Other”

Suicide Squad cast had to fight each other during rehearsals. David Ayer pushed his actors to the limit for his new movie Suicide Squad. When he was preparing the cast for the upcoming feature film Ayer wanted to...
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Alexander Skarsgard Reveals His ‘Tarzan’ Workout Routine

Alexander Skarsgard workout routine for Tarzan is intense. Alexander Skarsgard stars in the new Tarzan movie alongside Margot Robbie. And in order to prepare for the role, Skarsgard had to put some serious time inside the gym. Skarsgard tells...
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Adam Driver’s HBO Audition for ‘Girls’ [VIDEO]

Watch Adam Driver's audition for HBO's 'Girls' Adam Driver is now a critically acclaimed actor and while he does not like watching himself on screen, he is known for his dramatic roles and character actor...
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Why Casting Directors Care About Social Media Followers (Explained)

Casting directors reveal social media followers may have more of an impact than acting talent. During TheWrap's annual media and technology conference TheGrill, casting directors reveal that the lack of presence across social media can...
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Researchers Reveal What Personality Disorders Most Actors Have (STUDY)

Researchers reveal the personality disorders most actors have. In a recent study, University College of London psychologists Mark Davison and Adrian Furnham, researched if actors are narcissistic or if they exhibit any other mental head...
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‘This Is Us’ Star Mandy Moore Praises Background Actors (VIDEO)

This Is Us star Mandy Moore gives a shout out to Background Actors during the SAG Awards 2019. The NBC Drama This Is Us took home the SAG Award for outstanding performance by an ensemble in...
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A Study Suggests You Should Listen to 50 Cent Before Auditions

Are you looking for a strange scientific way to improve your audition? A study conducted by the Society for Personality and Social Psychology suggests that music with heavy bass instruments help listeners feel more confident...
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Why Actors Must Master How Their Character Walks (Video)

How should an actor walk for a TV show or movie? Here's what you need to know. The process through which an actor gets into character can be a long and complicated one. Several years...

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