Acting Cage Fight: Bradley Cooper V Rami Malek (Round 2)

You may have seen the commotion I caused a few weeks ago. I posted on my blog about why Bradley Cooper should have won the Golden Globe for Best Actor for his performance in ‘A Star Is Born’ rather than Rami Malek for his performance in the Queen biopic ‘Bohemian Rhapsody.’


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getting the right acting agent

How Do I Get The Right Acting Agent?

  So you have an agent, congratulations! You’re already one step ahead of the rest of the many actors still looking for representation. At first, things all seem to go well: they’re excited about you, they say they’re putting you … Read More


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opposite of method acting

The Opposite of Method Acting?

  There is no doubt that method acting is a highly effective series of techniques for anyone aspiring to the highest levels of acting. However, there are many in the acting profession who prefer a different approach – what might … Read More


editing showreels

How Should Your Showreel Be Edited?

  The importance of an actor’s showreel cannot be overstated. It’s the clearest, most compelling advert for exactly what you can do and a key tool for professional actors to land auditions. Editing your showreel correctly is therefore absolutely crucial. … Read More



How Many Showreels Should You Have?

  If you’re serious about being a professional actor you presumably have your showreel sorted. But is one enough? Unless you are only applying for lots of very similar parts, your showreel is likely having to cover a lot of … Read More


movie auditions

Movie Auditions: How Do They Work?

  As an actor starting out, you probably have at least some experience of auditioning – whether that’s gaining a place on an acting course or landing smaller roles for one-off jobs, advertisements or as an ‘extra’. But how do you … Read More