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Featured Artist Series: Alex Ray Barth

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In the wise words of Theodore Roosevelt, “Comparison is the thief of joy.” In a competitive industry made ever smaller by social media and the very technological advances that make wide-reaching services such as Cast It Talent so useful, feelings of inadequacy can become overwhelming. There will always be actors younger, thinner, better trained and […]

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Featured Artist Series: Showcase Winner Florence Howard

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At the end of the day, the most important advocate you can have as an actor is yourself. One of the hardest things about this business is maintaining your optimism and drive in the face of a seemingly endless onslaught of rejection. But the right attitude is key to setting yourself up for success. Recent […]

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Featured Artist Series: Showcase Winner Aubrey J Marquez

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The more I speak with our showcase winners, the more I notice a pattern. These are not your cliched Hollywood darlings, blossoming in the shelter of a long line of silver screen veterans and cutting their teeth in major studios. Our success stories come from everywhere, from the “nowheres” of the U.S. They use their […]

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Featured Artist Series: Filmmaker Randy Lee

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We talk a lot on this blog about creating your own opportunities. But sometimes this business can seem like a young person’s game. In today’s climate it’s easy to feel like if you don’t have a million Instagram followers by 19, you’re out of luck. In this week’s Featured Artist piece, we bring you evidence […]

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Featured Artist Series: Andrew Bee – Belief Is Key

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Anyone trying to break into the industry knows the old saying, if you want to make it in Hollywood, you have to move to LA; because living in the Hollywood hub, puts you in closer proximity to your next opportunity, your next break out role, your next ‘thing’ that would kick start your career. But […]

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FEATURED ARTIST SERIES: Rob Lobosco and Creating Your Own Opportunities

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Sometimes, as an artist, inspiration can be overwhelming, while opportunities seems scarce. What do do when you’re brimming with ideas that no one wants to hear? Create space for them yourself. Rob Lobosco, this week’s subject of our Featured Artist Series, is no stranger to that concept. He lived in Brunswick till he was ten, […]

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Featured Artist Series: Ilai Swindells

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In a world that technology seems to render ever smaller, with ever-multiplying opportunities, it can be hard for an artist to find focus and clarity. Actors at all stages of their careers can struggle trying to find the “right” path, their career niche. Too often, that search paralyzes rather than motivates. In the interest of […]

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Featured Artist Series: Jules Bruff

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After a relationship implodes a woman is forced to deal with her own illness.  She chooses to do this by making a documentary about real people suffering with depression. The film, Part Time Fabulous, is essentially a documentary within a film, wherein real people suffering with depression, not actors, were used in the documentary portion […]

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Featured Artist Series: Michael Webb

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Michael Webb was born and raised in New York City; he was born acting. Since as far back as he can remember, Michael has always been drawn to acting; from Elementary School to High School, Michael always got involved in one school play or another. Acting is the only thing he has ever truly wanted […]

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Featured Artist Series: Ted Ferguson

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Actors often believe that working as an actor is a function of luck.  If you happen to be in the right place at the right time, with the right hair color, the right relationship, the right look, then you can’t help but succeed.  Working as an actor, then is dependent on others: casting, producers, directors, […]

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