I just watched some dailies of a pilot we recently cast and was thunderstruck with an obvious but powerful realization: The cast’s work was so present, so alive, so engaged, that there was no denying each actor’s truth, each character’s reality. I was fully in their story.
People always ask me what makes a good headshot. For me, it’s all in the eyes. The eyes tell the story, and Kenneth Dolin’s photos always show me who the person really is. A headshot photographer for over 12 years, Dolin talked to me about his process.
Spring has sprung and you’ve likely been feeling a little levity in your step as the Sun makes its way to above the equator. As there is indeed a season for everything, this is the season for retrogrades:
After the insanity that was the seven weeks of pilot season, Backstage Experts and owners of The BGB Studio, Risa Bramon Garcia and Steve Braun share what they saw as the secret to actually booking work.
There is nothing about being broke, in debt, and stressed about money 24/7 that makes you a better actor. So stop settling for the “starving artist” narrative and make 2017 the year you set (and get) your financial goals.