Why you need to forget about acting

What? Your an aspiring actor and I’m telling you to forget about acting? Yes, you read that right. Today’s blog is inspired by my days at drama school when all I ever spoke about (to anyone who’d listen) was acting. My friends were the same, we lived and breathed acting and we never ran out…

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7 ways actors can fail QUICKLY!

Let’s face it we all start out with good intentions in the acting industry. We’re going to start at the bottom, work hard and climb the ladder to acting success… There are lots of things you could be doing to climb quicker, maybe you’re not doing them because you’re getting too bogged down with your day job…

Are you a jealous actor?

Are you a jealous actor?

You’ve not landed the last few jobs, the auditions have dried up, your agent hasn’t been in touch for a while (that’s if you have a decent agent or an agent at all) and everyone seems to have parts coming out of their ears, except you!  We’ve all been there! It can start to wear…

The actor's struggles

The Actor’s Struggles

Your weekly method acting blog To keep you at the top of your game The acting industry must be THE toughest industry in the world. Sometimes when I hear people say they want to be an actor I want to say to them ‘Are you sure? Are you REALLY sure? Is there anything else you…

Bad acting habits to avoid

Bad acting habits to avoid

When it comes to performing there are literally hundreds of bad acting habits lurking around at auditions, on stage and on film sets. These bad acting habits come in all shapes and sizes – some have logic and others don’t, but they usually rear their ugly head when an actor doesn’t know what they’re doing or…

Every actor's nightmare

Every actor’s nightmare

Your weekly method acting blog To keep you at the top of your game There’s one thing that makes actors and aspiring actors everywhere quake in their boots; causing sleepless nights, relentless worry, stress and in some cases dictating their life so much so it can cause severe unhappiness. It sounds like an awful disease doesn’t it? Split the word into two…

Why most actors fail

Your weekly method acting blog To keep you at the top of your game Acting is possibly THE most saturated profession in the world.  I always tell the actors I train it is a difficult industry but it is POSSIBLE. It IS possible. I don’t need to tell you that you need to be on…

Can you REALLY make a living out of acting?

Your weekly method acting blog To keep you at the top of your game Acting is not a proper job! There’s no guarantee! There’s too much competition!I bet you can add some more “truthful statements” you’ve heard about acting too. Every week you will hear me say it is a difficult industry, and it is, but…

What to do when you don’t land the role

Your weekly method acting blog To keep you at the top of your game Have you ever had your heart set on a role? Did you go to the audition super hyped because you knew this was the one? Me too. I love that feeling, of course there are a few nerves to deal with…