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KidsCasting Parent Academy: Secrets of Success

Going out on auditions can be tough on any actor.  But what if your child wants to audition for shows?  What do you tell...
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Friend Dog Studios Presents, “Making a Masterpiece”

Devlin, Daniel, and Cambrian are three of the most respected playwrights who ever playwroughted. Journey with them as they create the single greatest piece...
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Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford Lose it in Hilarious Interview!

With the new Blade Runner movie out Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford have been making the rounds doing interviews around the world.  This happens...
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Casting Director Amy Jo Berman on Actors’ Headshots

Actor Headshots Tips -- You need them. I know this because I am a Casting Director and I've seen thousands of actors headshots that...
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KidsCasting.com Brings You “Is Acting or Modeling Right for Your Kid?”

Kids Casting has some great advice for parents on knowing if their child has the appropriate temperment for acting and modeling.  They also outline...
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From Dusk till Dawn, Fun but Messy

From Exploitation Flick to Transendent TV Even the name of this ‘90’s iconic, supernatural crime drama leaves me intrigued and thirsty for more.  Whether it’s...
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Casting Executive Amy Jo Berman Talks Network Casting

Former HBO Casting Executive, Amy Jo Berman talks about the differences between casting individual projects and working for a large network like HBO.  There...
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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...
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The Joy of Memeing with Bob Ross, Friend Dog Studios

If you ever watched Bob Ross paint on PBS you'll love this spoof on Bob Ross using technology.  Friend Dog Studios really got creative...
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Master Acting Teacher, Richard Seyd – “In Every Moment There’s a...

Richard Seyd talks about revealing the worlds which are present in each of your acting moments.  How you use your knowledge of the world...
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Friend Dog Studios – Unexpected Visitor

With Winter quickly upon us, who doesn't want to snuggle up, decompress and watch a movie?  Sounds good doesn't it?  And yet it can...

Second Act is Second Rate

The saying "The road to hell is paved with good intentions," defines many scenarios in our lives.  But while we can think of many...