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Ask Me!: How often should an actor change their headshots?

Anonymous asked: in al those websites you submit to get a job you really need a picture taken by a good photographer, right? do you have to change the picture in a while? You will need to update your headshot about every two years and every time you change your look. Basically, your picture should […]

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Name your Headshot and Resume files!

I just had a brief stint casting a project and what was curious to me was how many actors had their headshot and resume files incorrectly named. And even incorrectly formatted. You have to think for a moment that when you submit yourself to a project that a given casting director is receiving a lot […]

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Ask Me! – Only a few student films credits a light resume?

Anonymous asked Say someone has a few student films on their resume, can they go out looking for paid work and having the chance of getting Taft Hartley or would it be looked at as a light resume. Hey there, I would agree that only having a few student film credits on your resume is […]

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Ask Me! – Need theater on your resume if only doing film/TV?

Anonymous asked Q: Do you think someone who is submitting for film and tv roles who have no experience in theater get looked down on by casting directors etc? A: Hey there, Well, it is unfortunately one of those things that is partly true. However, a lot of very well-known film and TV stars have […]

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