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Sweat the Small Stuff, Headshot Edition (craploads of actor tips, part I)

Here’s the deal. In L.A. (and elsewhere), actor supply FAR exceeds demand. When you submit yourself, even for a student […]

Oct 12, 2009     No Comments
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Momentum

My commercial coach Mike Pointer talks a lot about how momentum is the key to success. The more I think […]

Oct 12, 2009     No Comments
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Thoughts on Patience (how kids eating marshmallows can teach you the key to success)

My acting coach says that the word for this week is “patience.” I heard Casting Director Bonnie Gillespie speak earlier […]

Oct 10, 2009     No Comments
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Speaking with Idiots: an Expert’s guide (guest post)

This is a guest post from Kirk Starks, providing a bit of wisdom from the other side of the camera/stage. […]

Oct 8, 2009     No Comments
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Why the Most Common Advice Given to Actors is a Crock of Shit

“A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design […]

Oct 6, 2009     7 Comments
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Making it in Hollywood is Simple…

This was an email I received that pretty much sums up how to make it out here. It was authored […]

Sep 30, 2009     No Comments
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LTFD – my crazy ass weekend

Hopefully, like me, you have moments every so often (hopefully very often) where you stop, take a look around, and […]

Sep 29, 2009     No Comments
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Text from my Brother

Yesterday my brother sent the following text. I found it rather hilarious, and more apropos than I sometimes wish to […]

Sep 26, 2009     No Comments
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Ben’s New Website

Check out Ben’s new website. It’s not perfect, but that’s ok. Ben Whitehair is the Los Angeles contingent of this […]

Sep 25, 2009     No Comments
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Rock the Fuck Out

Not sure there’s a video out there that gets me more fired up than this one. Friggin’ amazing. Ever wonder […]

Sep 25, 2009     No Comments
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