A picture of Kimberly Jentzen with brown hair falling over her shoulders, smiling at the camera. Her blue blouse picks up the green in her hazel eyes.

Be a Better Actor by Listening – Part 2

Acting coach Kimberly Jensen continues with her lesson on listening in "An Actor's Workout".  There are so many different acting techniques.  Here are just...
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Act.land Recommends “The Drop”, A Redemption Song.

"There are some sins you can't come back from."  At least that's what Bob Sagonowski believes in "The Drop".  He doesn't know it in...
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Friend Dog Studios Says, ‘It’s 2018’!

Well, it's that time again, mid-term elections are coming up and we need to know what year it is.  If you're feeling frustrated with ...
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Alex Jones’ New YouTube Show!

Friend Dog Studios invited Alex Jones (Michael Foster) to display his comedic anger and paranoia on their YouTube channel, and we are the benefisiaries...
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Actor Chad Crenshaw and the Forming of C2D2

Kansas City actor and filmmaker, Chad Crenshaw talks with Melody Stewart about how he and his partner in crime, Davis DeRock met. https://vimeo.com/228621800
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Happy New Year From Friend Dog Studios (and act.land)

So, this is a couple of years old, but really the sentiments still apply.  Do you have New Year resolutions?  They do.  Do you...
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Fireplace Christmas Just for You!

Merry Christmas boys and girls!  Here's a little Christmas warmth to keep you cozy on the holiday.  We here at act.land wish you a...
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Melody Stewart Talks About All the Site Has to Offer!

Welcome to Act.land!  Founder, Melody Stewart talks about all that is offered for actors, filmmakers and fans of movies alike.  There really is something...
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Friend Dog Studios’ Seth Macchi on ” The Ultimate Taco Salad”

With Thanksgiving just days away, we thought that perhaps a little cooking lesson would be in order.  Seth walks us through the one ingredient...

Actor Chad Crenshaw on the Enjoyable Part of Acting

In this short clip actor Chad Crenshaw talks about how acting is different from other artistic endeavors, and why it's so enjoyable for him. ...
A close up picture of actor Seth Macchi. He's wearing a navy blue tee-shirt. His bright blue eyes reflect the color of his shirt and he smiles effortlessly at the camera.

Seth Macchi of Friend Dog Studios Talks About Their Collaborative Process

Actor/Comedian Seth Macchi talks about how he and the guys from Friend Dog Studios work together to create their sketches.  Spoiler alert!  Improvisation has...
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Jason Turner on the Making of His Series, “The Iron Detective”

Jason Turner talks about the origins of "The Iron Detective" and how it originally got made.  Filmmaking is indeed a collaborative process and "The...