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Farewell Philip Seymour Hoffman – The world of cinema mourns.

  “In my mid-20s, an actor told me, ‘Acting ain’t no puzzle,’ ” Hoffman said, after returning to his seat. “I thought: ‘Ain’t no puzzle?!?’ You must be bad!” He laughed. “You must be really bad, because it is a puzzle. Creating anything is hard. It’s a cliché thing to say, but every time you […]

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Ask Me!: Do you want to win an Oscar?

QUESTION FROM: Mechi  I love your blog, it really inspires me to keep forward to my dream. Would you like to win an osacar someday? Hi Mechi, Thank you – I’m so glad to hear you are inspired, that’s the best news. You know, I used to absolutely obsess over the Oscar fantasy! The thought […]

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Ask Me!: NYU?

QUESTION FROM: Alfred What’s the NYU acting grade program like? Hey Alfred, From what I understand it is a great, full-time acting program.  Thanks for asking.     Have a question about acting? Ask Me!

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Ask Me!: CESD?

QUESTION FROM: Mimi How long does it take to hear back from CESD NYC after interviewing with them? Well, it all depends on how the interview went and if they felt like they could work with you. Generally, they will let you know when they meet you* – it doesn’t serve anyone to keep people […]

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Ask Me!: Should I lose weight?

QUESTION FROM: Anonymous what if i go to a casting and they say i should lose some wheight? what should i do?? Smile politely, say ‘Thank you,’ and KILL THE AUDITION! The only person who should ever advise you to lose weight is your doctor. You should also read my last post about actors with […]

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