Casting Director Deborah Barylski is standing next to her friend at a film premiere. She is wearing brown framed glasses and a green and black shirt. Behind them is a screen with the words, "The Actor Factory" in bold red letters.

Deborah Barylski on How To Book The Smaller Roles

Casting Director, Deborah Barylski talks about how to book the smaller roles.  The full class can be seen on www.iactingstudios.com.  An Emmy award-winning casting...
Reverse negative pictures of actors Davis De Rock and Chad Crenshaw in Karate poses in front of a bright purple background with the words C2D2 Films is bright yellow in the foreground.

C2D2 Presents, “Industry Standards…” (Wait, we have standards?)

Every actor who wants to work in film and television wants to get an agent in Los Angeles.  How hard is it to get...
A headshot of Richard Seyd, Master acting teacher. He has a friendly, open face, a wide smile and bright blue eyes. His gray hair is cut short and a bit tosseled.

Master Acting Teacher, Richard Seyd on Using Triggers to Move From...

Richard Seyd discusses his method of being in the moment of a scene or monologue by using "Triggers" to move from moment to moment. ...
A close up of Ivana Chubbuck. Her brown hair falls about her shoulders. Her bright blue eyes penetrate the camera.

Ivana Chubbuck – The Power of the Actor

This is a great interview with the famous acting teacher, Ivana Chubbuck.  Her book, "The Power of the Actor" is a best seller worldwide...
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Kids Casting Tells Us What to Avoid During an Audition

What to Avoid During an Audition We always discuss tips and tricks for helping you kid land an audition, from sharing our favourite acting...

Acing the Co-Star Audition by Deborah Barylski

Casting Director, Deborah Barylski teaches you the important aspects of auditioning for a co-staring role. https://youtu.be/ChyhEJNhO58
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Seth Macchi on The Collaborative Process with Friend Dog Studios

Actor Seth Macchi talks with act.land about his collaboration with the guys from Friend Dog Studios.  Being the funny guys that he is, it's...
Carolyne Barry, a woman with short blonde hair and brown eyes smiling at the camera. Green, leafy trees in the background are out of focus.

Carolyne Barry, Commercial Acting Coach

The first installment in Carolyne Barry's Commercial Acting videos. https://youtu.be/2A_vgSqVr-w?list=PLOqKxustQoPPpaOQVODPxJYXS8YiYWMFV
Actor Ben Auxier poses for his black and white headshot photo. He's wearing a button down jean shirt with a black tie. His deep brown eyes and easy smile are accentuated by a black background.

Friend Dog Studios’ Ben Auxier on “Shaving Sasquatch”

Actor/Comedian Ben Auxier talks with act.land's Melody Stewart about how he discovered and developed his character on the Friend Dog Studios' series, "Shaving Sasquatch". ...
Friend Dog Studios logo. Bold black letters on a white background in block formation,"Friend" then under that, "Dog" and under that "Studios" in all caps/

Extreme Laundry, with Jimmy Britches from Friend Dog Studios

Sure, Jimmy started us off with gardening tips, but now he's moved on to the extreme sport of "Doin' Laundry".  No one does it...
Actress Keira Knightly is shown lounging, relaxed with her arm above her head. She is wearing a black zip up top that blends well with her dark hair.

Acting Advice From Some of the Best

These well known female actors give others advice and insight into how they prepare for a role and why they choose the roles they...
The three Friend Dog Studios guys, Brian Huther, Ben Auxier and Seth Macchi sit together at a long table covered in papers. They are speaking into large studio micraphones. Brian Huther is featured in the foreground.

Shower Time with the Guys From Friend Dog Studios

What happens in the shower stays in the shower.  It's probably best that way.  Everyday Friend Dog is snippets from the lives of Ben,...