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Kids, Here’s How You Enter and Exit an Audition

Learn how actors enter and exit auditions and land roles with these tips and video examples for kids, teens and young adult actors (on-camera...
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It’s Monday and You Might be Feeling Like This

Brian Huther of Friend Dog Studios brings us his podcast, “Blanket, Pillow, Brian Podcast”.  Sure, it’s not the catchiest of names, but to be...
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Eric Singer – Add an Accent to Your Repertoire

Dialect coach Eric Singer analyzes a plethora of accents from around the world, done well and done badly, by well know actors.  This is...
Three close up pictures of 2016 Emmy winners, Louis-Dreyfus, Sterling Brown and Shailene Woodley on stage giving their acceptance speeches in the 2016 Emmys.

The Hollywood Reporter Roundtables, 2016 Emmys: The Comedy Actresses

2016 Emmy nominated actresses talk about their experiences with the public, and how they are perceived through the characters they play on television.  We...
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Davis DeRock on Getting into Character

Actor Davis DeRock talks about what getting into character means to him, and the kinds of challenges he embraces as an actor.  Being part...
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Friend Dog Studios’ Ben Auxier on Sincerity in Acting

Ben Auxier of Friend Dog Studios sat down with act.land founder, Melody Stewart to discuss the importance of sincerity in acting.  No matter what...
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The Pacing Mistake

Casting Director Amy Jo Berman talks about a common pacing mistake that actors make in auditions. https://youtu.be/AliwD_IpGJ4?list=PLv0199OESO-SzHOyw_rZ908IDMvGQac7O
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Tax Relief in the Form of Comedic Relief

Has this ever happened to you?  You are legally required to pay taxes, but you'd rather watch Friend Dog Studios videos instead?  Well, that's...
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 Films Presents, Multi-Level Assassin

Famous movie assassins get stuck in an assassin themed multi-level marketing meeting in Multi-Level Assassins.  Modern day marketing is everywhere!  You market your website,...
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Be a Better Actor and Listen!

Acting coach Kimberly Jentzen talks about her experience with A list actors, including Meryl Streep and how well they listen to others.  She points...

John Boyega Surprises Fans!

Can you imagine being pranked by one of your favorite actors from Star Wars:  The Force Awakens?  Well, these lucky fans couldn't either, until it...

Acting Lesson – Listening Part 1

Acting teacher, Kimberly Jentzen demonstrates how to listen to your scene partner. https://youtu.be/fButgeRnOoE