Posts tagged demo reel

The Work: Ep. 0923 — Demo Reel

Thank you for joining us for Episode 0923 of The Work. Download Here! Demo Reel: Casting director and author Bonnie Gillespie shares some quick thoughts on actor demo reels and the purpose of your footage…

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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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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, resumรฉ, 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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Fab Footage

You’re an actor. Actors need footage. Yes, of course, you have a headshot and a resumé, maybe even a fantastic agent you’re thrilled to call your business partner. But without a reel, you’re not helping…

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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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