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!

Commercial Actor Salary

Here’s How Much Commercial Actors Get Paid

Actors make less money than you would think. We always hear about how much Robert Downey Jr. got paid for appearing in a movie or how much Jennifer Lawrence was compensated for starring in another...
Self-taped audition

How To Create an Amazing Self-Taped Audition

How to produce a great self-taped audition casting directors and directors will love. Self-taped auditions is quickly becoming the go-to for casting directors across the country. Instead of an actor having to travel to a casting...
Method Acting Tips

Beginner’s Guide: How to Become a Method Actor

Here's how to become a better method actor. Time and time again, we see people mention method acting, and quite frankly, people don't really know what they are talking about. Method acting is not a dangerous...
Joker

Need a Monologue? Read and Download ‘Joker’ Screenplay

Are you looking for a monologue? Read and download Joaquin Phoenix's 'Joker' screenplay. Are you looking for a monologue? The full screenplay was written by Todd Phillips and Scott Silver for ‘Joker’ has been released to the public....
Keegan Michael Key

Keegan-Michael Key Reveals His Acting Secret to Finding Success in Hollywood

Keegan-Michael Key reveals how comedic acting led to more serious acting jobs and roles in Hollywood. Keegan-Michael Key made a name for himself first starring in Mad TV and later in the sketch comedy series Key & Peele, which...
Project Casting

How Tom Hanks Developed His Accent for Forrest Gump [VIDEO]

Tom Hanks reveals how he developed his accent for Forrest Gump Tom Hanks is a legend in the film industry. He has some of the best acting skills and talents in the film industry. And one...
Bryan Cranston

Bryan Cranston Explains What it Takes To Be An Actor (VIDEO)

In a recent interview with Big Think, Bryan Cranston explained what it takes to be an actor. Actor Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad, Trumbo, Last Flag Flying) is arguably one of the greatest actors of his...
Acting Resume

Acting Resumé Tips to Boost Your Acting Career

How to create an acting resume Here at Project Casting, we are often asked, "I do not have very much to put on my resume. What do you think I should do?" First, it is crucial...
Project Casting

10 Famous Actors FIRED Or Replaced During Production [VIDEO]

10 famous actors who were fired or replaced during production. Sometimes filming does not go as planned. Many fan-favorite movie or TV characters began with the perfect casting. But, once the cameras are turned on,...
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Denzel Washington Shares Incredible Acting Advice for Aspiring Actors (VIDEO)

Want to become an actor? Denzel Washington is one of the best actors in Hollywood. With dozens of box office hit movies and several Academy Award nominations, Denzel Washington has perfected the craft. In a recent...

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