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Worldwide #TALENTSEARCH season on @CastItTalent

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ATTENTION, Cast It Talent Members! We have several Talent Searches running right now for all kinds of actors Worldwide.  Right now we have opportunities for: A deaf, 12 year old caucasian actress for Director, Todd Haynes’ new feature film Wonder Struck Teenage and twenties boys for a STEVEN SPIELBERG feature: Ready Player One, based on […]

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Showcase Success: A Cinderella Story

Calling her’s a Cinderella story doesn’t do her justice.

This business is hard. For those who truly love acting, the trials are well worth it, but no one will deny that the lifestyle of a professional actor can be full of sacrifice and struggle. Any time you’re feeling like you just can’t keep your head above water, remember that you’re not alone. I had […]

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7 Things You Need in Your Professional Arsenal

(Your tools) need continual maintenance, makeovers, and care.

Hi, actor friends! You know those times, (maybe a lot of the time), when you feel like you just don’t have your, erm…stuff together? Do your colleagues always seem one step ahead, just a smidge more profesh? Luckily, when that happens, there are a couple helpful things you can remember. One is that, especially when […]

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Knowledge and Power: Take Control of Your Online Presence

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We’ve talked a lot on this blog about tools you can use to direct your own career. But while it’s easy to list steps we could all be taking to boost our presence, sometimes taking those steps can be harder than it sounds. With a sea of online resources geared toward actors, how are you […]

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Success Stories: Shaenia Ayeni

Shaenia Ayeni: Cast It Talent Online Showcase Winner - Feb. 2015

So much of this business is learning to deal with rejection. Managing your own, watching as your friends get rejected, even listening to endless stories of actors who gave up or “didn’t make it.”  It can seem endless and all-consuming. And then sometimes, a story comes along that rekindles that hopeful spark, and makes you […]

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FBF – What Your Agent Does For You

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Many actors are unclear as to exactly what they can expect of their agents.  Let’s go back into the vault for a refresher. Getting an agent is the hard part, right? (see Doing the Impossible: Getting an Agent ) You spend ages sending your pictures and resumes to every agent listed, you ask casting directors, […]

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Cast It Talent Delivers Star For Ryan Gosling’s Directorial Debut

I found (Iain) on this site called Cast It Talent, where you don't need an agent to audition for parts

Cast It Talent members and actors at large often ask, “Are casting directors watching my video?”, “Can I submit to projects outside of my local area?”, “Can I get work when I submit to projects on Cast It Talent?”  Even after submitting your videos it can often seem like no one is paying attention. Sometimes, […]

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Your Acting Career: Tips for Staying (Mostly) Sane When You’re in This for the Long Haul – Part II

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(continued – Part 1) 4. Have a “life” outside this life Yes, I understand how blasphemous this sounds – especially to younger actors. (I spent junior high proudly walking around in a t-shirt emblazoned with the words, “Acting is Life, the Rest is Just Details.”  So I get it!) But when all you do is […]

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Clementine Mills Selected as Top Performer in October/November Showcase

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We are thrilled to announce that Clementine Mills of Sydney, Australia, has been chosen as the Top Performer in the October/November Edition of our Monthly Showcase. To recognize Clementine’s efforts, she will receive $500, as well as feedback on her performance from our panel of noted casting professionals. We also want to congratulate the other finalists: […]

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Andreas Larsson is Selected as the Top Performer in the September Showcase

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We are very excited to announce that Andreas Larsson of Orebro, Sweden, has been chosen as the Top Performer in the September Edition of our Monthly Showcase. To recognize his efforts, Mr. Larsson will receive $500, as well as feedback on his performance from our panel of noted casting professionals. We also want to congratulate […]

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