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5 Online Resources Every Actor Based in Atlanta Should Be Aware Of

5 Online Resources Every Actor Based in Atlanta Should Be Aware Of

Atlanta has risen to become the number one destination for all things show business. In 2009, the city of Georgia proposed a 30 percent film and television tax credit, transforming the entire state into one of the busiest production hubs in the world. Other than being home to Tyler Perry and CNN, several internationally renowned productions take place in Atlanta each year. […]

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The Dos And Don’ts of Submitting Your Film to Festivals

The Dos And Donts of Submitting Your Film to Festivals

Congratulations, you’ve completed your film. That alone is a feat worth celebrating, so give yourself a pat on the back! The next step is to get your film out there for the world to see. But where do you start? Well, most first-time filmmakers would start scouring the Web for the best film festivals to submit their projects to. If […]

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Steven Spielberg to Helm West Side Story Remake (And YES! You Can Be a Part of It)

Steven Spielberg to Helm West Side Story Remake And YES You Can Be a Part of It

Feeling pretty, witty, and bright? Well, you might want to put on your dancing shoes because West Side Story is getting a remake and it’s being helmed by Steven Spielberg himself! Yes, the acclaimed director is bringing back the classic musical about rival gangs and forbidden love. Writing the script is Tony Kushner, who is best known for his outstanding work in Angels in America and the film […]

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Who Will Win Best Picture at the Oscars 2018?

Who Will Win Best Picture at the Oscars 2018

Award season is finally upon us and what better way to get in the mood than by looking at the odds for Best Picture for the upcoming Oscars 2018? Cinephiles will agree that 2017 has been a rather interesting year for films. By calling it interesting doesn’t really mean that it has been a successful one. The summer box office […]

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Netflix Auditions: How to Increase Your Chances of Landing a Role in a Netflix Show

Netflix Auditions How to Increase Your Chances of Landing a Role in a Netflix Show

Ah, Netflix. The world’s number one streaming channel has continuously rolled out the goods for audiences over the past few years. Be it films or binge-worthy series, there is a show tailored for all kinds of viewers. For this reason alone, Netflix has become a mecca for actors looking to get there name out there or to simply boost their already-rising career. Millie […]

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Useful Apps Every Actor Should Have on Their Mobile Phones

Useful Apps Every Actor Should Have on Their Mobile Phones

Ever since the invention of the Internet, the world has continuously been propelling forward. We have gone from browsing the Web with the use of personal computers to accessing online sites through applications on their mobile phones while on the go. No matter where you choose to access your web applications, you can’t argue about how convenient they are. For actors, there are multiple apps […]

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Career-Shaping Tips from the Most Established Actors in the Industry

Career-Shaping Tips from the Most Established Actors in the Industry

Everyone knows that the most established actors working in television, theater, and film started from the bottom. Like most of you trying to break into this tough industry, they had to prove themselves worthy of the role in front of casting directors, filmmakers, and other industry giants. The following pieces of advice you are about to read come straight from […]

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Film Critic Ann Hornaday Shares What Makes a Movie Great

Film Critic Ann Hornaday Shares What Makes a Movie Great

If there’s anyone who knows a thing or two about movies, it’s film critic Ann Hornaday. Her new book, Talking Pictures: How to Watch Movies, reveals how a film critic judges a movie. The veteran critic also walks everyday movie-goers through the process of writing the script right down to the sound and editing stage. This post details how Hornaday identifies how a good […]

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Find That Best Piece: 5 Tips for Choosing the Right Audition Monologue

Find That Best Piece 5 Tips for Choosing the Right Audition Monologue

A majority of acting coaches will tell you that selecting an audition monologue is like choosing the best outfit to wear to a party. The first thing you’d likely ask yourself is, “What kind of party is it?” You would also want to know the kind of people attending, the venue, and if you’re feeling brave, you might even ask […]

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Here’s Why Every Actor Should Consider Enrolling in a Dance Class

Heres Why Every Actor Should Consider Enrolling in a Dance Class

Actors should always be up for a challenge. And what better way to challenge yourself than by enrolling in a dance class? You don’t necessarily have to be good at it, simply enrolling in a dance class will help you feel mentally alert, more focused, and less anxious. All these skills will come in handy when you’re placed in demanding situations like an audition. […]

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