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Emmy Nominated Kim Estes

That’s forever his title, now. Y’know, ’til he wins. Then it’ll be “Emmy winner Kim Estes.” Then on to the rest of the EGOT, of course. ๐Ÿ˜‰ I first met Kim in 2004. I went…

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Same Goals NEVER

I was in the waiting room between my Somadome session and a visit with my naturopath (OMG, I’m so freakin’ LA) and I spotted this brochure. Obviously, it’s a brochure from the end of last…

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SMFA-U: Meet the Profs!

Have you ever known people who have so much talent and so much natural ability to simplify something others find confounding, that you feel like a whole bunch more people out there need to know…

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Think Like a Voiceover Artist

Y'know who gets it right? Voiceover artists. Specifically, audiobook people. Here's what I mean: Say you're thinking about getting into voiceover. You'd like to give audiobooks a try. You've been told you have the voice…

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So… tell me about yourself.

One of my favorite things about working with actors and other creatives is helping ’em get down with one of my favorite things to do: Answer the prompt, “So… tell me about yourself!” Seriously, I…

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Why You Should Always Keep Sides in Hand

Okay. So in the amazing and totally free OMG-it-turns-out-to-be-as-valuable-as-any-acting-class-you’ve-ever-taken 30-Day Self-Tape Challenge we run as a part of the Self-Management for Actors world on Facebook, a lovely actor sharing one of her brilliant self-tapes talked…

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How to Get an Agent

Woo hoo! This is an hour PLUS of watching, but if you’re an actor who is on the hunt for an agent, I walk you through the entire process of not just submitting to an…

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