Posts tagged footage

Are You Living in the Past?

One of the biggest A-HA moments I can help give actors and other creative storytellers is about one of the most frustrating things I see going on out there. Living in the past. It’s ridiculously…

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Anatomy of a Reel

Even though I encourage the use of clips to showcase exactly what you’re capable of for the buyers, you may still have the need for a linear demo reel. You remember those, right? That’s a…

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Do Your Tools Measure Up?

If you’re like many actors out there, you’re probably using this first quarter of 2015 to research agents and managers, hoping to create a “hell-yes” target list so that — come drop season — you’re…

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The Work: Ep. 0522 — Tool Time

Thank you for joining us for Episode 0522 of The Work. Download Here! Tool Time: Let’s do a quick run through of your headshot, resumΓ©, demo reel, web presence, and mindset to be sure you…

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Best Actor Marketing Tools

Continuing featuring the fab readers of The Actors Voice, remember back when I asked y’all to share, unabashedly, the marketing materials of which you are most proud? I mean, seriously, if you’re gonna send your…

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How to Get into the Room

So, last week was all about being “room ready” and this week we’ll tackle the follow-up question that I knew would come from many readers (and it did), “Yeah. I’m ready. But I can’t even…

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Inverted Pyramid

Regular readers know I love to apply the inverted pyramid to the actor resumé. The inverted pyramid, of course, is something they taught us in journalism school, and it’s all about leading with the meatiest…

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