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The City of Angels

I often heart people talk about how moving to Los Angeles is scary or a bad move because there are so many other actors here. While I suppose that's true, it has been mind boggling to experience how many things are being filmed at any given time in this city. The number of short films, student films, commercials, TV shows, etc. being put on tape at any given second in this city is nuts.

Nov 14, 2009     No Comments
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Overnight Success

Wow. Even I’m a little surprised at the incredible “overnight” success of Jamin Winans brilliant film Ink. In two days Ink […]

Nov 9, 2009     No Comments
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Thoughts from a Master: Jonathan Prince on the Business

I recently had the pleasure of seeing Jonathan Prince—co-creator and Executive Producer of The Cleaner, actor, writer, and dedicated father—speak […]

Nov 8, 2009     No Comments
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“The Business is Slow Right Now…”

If you go out around town you will probably hear a number of people talking about how slow the business […]

Nov 8, 2009     No Comments
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Tip of the Day

I’ll be doing a lot of writing about how one of the most important things to do in this business […]

Nov 4, 2009     No Comments
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Be Gentle with Yourself

The most common advice I give to anyone is to Be gentle with yourself. I believe that phrase was inspired […]

Nov 2, 2009     No Comments
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Building an Empire

I came across the above image at this article, talking about how long it takes for technology companies to make […]

Oct 28, 2009     No Comments
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A Different Take on Auditioning

What is your goal when you go to an audition? My guess is that most of you would say “to […]

Oct 23, 2009     No Comments
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Class Act (I Play with Playmates)

That’s right, my job is cooler than your job. :p (Note: I promise your job pays more. “But Ben, I’m […]

Oct 16, 2009     No Comments
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Ask for What You Want

Today’s tip: ask for what you want. Seriously. Just do it. Raise your hand and speak up. What’s the absolute […]

Oct 13, 2009     No Comments
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