How to Become an Actor

Acting is a trait that can be stimulated and sharpened with the proper training. Here are several practical steps to take if you want to become a successful actor or actress.

First Steps to Becoming an Actor

Becoming an actor isn't rocket science, nor is it easy. But becoming an actor can be accomplished if you have a grasp of what lies ahead of you down your acting career path.

The Fastest Road to Hollywood

Dreaming of becoming an actor? You're probably wondering what's the fastest route to get there. The fastest road to Hollywood is through Movie Extra City.

How to Start an Acting Career

Every year thousands of people decide they want to pursue an acting career. If you're one of them, better learn theses steps to starting your acting career.

Getting Started in Film Acting

There is no one surefire way to become a successful actor. But there are some basic tips that can help new actors get their foot in the preverbal acting door.

How to get Discovered

Aspiring Actors often ask "How can I get discovered?" One way that many actors get discovered is they POSITION themselves to be discovered!

Auditions and What to Expect

Auditioning is a funny thing. You don't always know what the casting director is thinking or looking for. Here are some observations and experiences.

About Casting Directors

Casting Directors have to find the best possible cast out of thousands of actors while always keeping up on the newest talent. Will their next star be you?

How to Get a Talent Agent

Getting yourself a talent agent can be a struggle. But by following a little bit of free advice and doing some extra leg work we guarantee you will get noticed.

The Casting Process in Action

Many new actors have misconceptions about how the casting process works and how to get acting jobs. Here's an example of how actors are cast.

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Tips for the Beginning Actor

Let's take a good look at the real basics. Why do you want to act? What is your goal? How do you feel about performing in public or auditioning?

The Perfect Headshot

I am asked this question all the time! "What is the perfect headshot?" "What do you look for when you are casting one of your movies?"

Become a Movie Extra, It's Easy

Break into showbiz by becoming a movie extra. When you learn how easy it is to get move extra jobs, you'll be upset for not doing it sooner.

How to Get Started Acting

For those of you who have the talent, confidence and determination in you, here are a few tips on the right way to get started acting.

Acting Success Tips

Do you have what it takes to be an acting success? What is the difference between having what it takes and success?

Improve Every Audition

Auditioning can be scary. Be prepared and it will go smoother. Here are five simple ways every actor can improve their next audition.

Break into Showbiz

Now that you've decided you want to become an actor, you're probably wondering how to go about breaking into showbiz.

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