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How to Build Your Digital Brand as an Actor
Acting 23rd Jun 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice, social media

As an actor, you’re a product just like any other, and products need to be branded so their audiences know what to expect when they decide to “purchase” it (or cast you!).
Promoting Your Work Takes Social Media Strategy. Here’s What to Know
Social Media 15th Jun 2017

social media, YouTube,Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest,Twitter, Spotify

Whether you’re a comedian, artist, or musician, different social platforms resonate better with your target market and there’s data to back it up. Let’s explore.
Actors : 6 Tips for Learning Your Best Camera Angles
Acting 9th Jun 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice

Camera technique is as much a part of great camera acting as any of your other acting tools (voice, body, props, backstory, objective beats, creating your reality). Acting on camera involves understanding how to communicate through pictures.
3 Ways to Market Yourself as an Actor on a Budget
Acting 6th Jun 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice

You hear it all the time: Actors need to market themselves online. But just how do you do it when money is tight?
The 10-Part Guide to Running Your Own Career
Acting 25th May 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice

Advice for actors doesn’t have to be so complicated. Sometimes, the best guidance can be boiled down to a few sentences. And as a change of pace, that’s exactly what Secret Agent Man's going to offer up in this column.
How to Pitch Yourself to a Rep Via Email
Acting 22nd May 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice

Any good rep will immediately delete an unsolicited pitch email if it doesn’t fit these parameters. Don’t let your emails get deleted.
The 1 Audition Trick That Will Book the Job
Acting 18th May 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice, auditions, audition advice

In today’s ultra-competitive casting environment, the actors who are scoring the jobs are the ones that know how to truly embody the role.
5 Ways to Be Your Own Agent
Acting 11th May 2017

Acting, acting tips, acting advice, acting agent

Without professional experience, finding an agent will be difficult. Luckily, you already have someone in your corner: you!
How to Be the AD’s Favorite Extra on Set
Acting 5th May 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice, extras

I love extras, but I’d rather work with a specific set I know I can trust than a thousand who are going to be unreliable. Here are a few ways to make sure you’re making the best impression possible as an extra.
How NOT to Pose for Headshots
Acting 4th May 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice,headshots

Your headshot pose can communicate a lot to casting directors and agents. Here are some looks you must avoid!