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Trivia Answer: Pulp Fiction On this day, in 1994, Pulp Fiction was released in the United States, weaving together several stories of crime in Los Angeles. The film was written and directed by…

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Trivia Answer: Boogie Nights On October 10, 1997, Boogie Nights was released in the United States, to surprisingly good reviews. It still commands a 93% favorable rating on Rotten Tomatoes. The film stars…

Stella Adler: “If that is acting, I don’t want to do it.”

“Drawing on the emotions I experienced — for example, when my mother died — to create a role is sick and schizophrenic. If that is acting, I don’t want to do it.” (Stella…

  • What is a “Callback Ratio”?

    What is a “Callback Ratio”? (by Darryl Green) A “Callback Ratio” is a two-number combination that represents the number of callbacks an actor receives, relative to the number of auditions the actor went…

    David Carradine: “The problem is not that acting is hard….”

      Acting Quote: “The problem is not that acting is hard. The problem is that there are over 100,000 members of SAG-AFTRA, and only hundreds of jobs” (David Carradine)   (The late David…

    Rock Hudson Dies from AIDS-related complications

    On October 2, 1985, screen legend Rock Hudson died, due to AIDs-related complications. The quintessential “leading man” was the first major celebrity to die of AIDS (by AM Staff) On October 2, 1985,…

    David Carradine Quotes on Acting

    David Carradine Quotes on Acting (Arranged by AM Staff)   #1: “There was one guy who once told me, there are no failures in Hollywood, there are only people who gave up too…

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    The Types of Actor Headshots

    Learn more about the different ways actors use headshots to market themselves! Learn More

    Actor Stories: Charles S. Dutton

      Actor Stories: Charles S. Dutton Charles S. Dutton begins an amazing acting career in “the hole”, a tiny, urine-infested, concrete box, reading his first play using light that seeped from under the…

    Stella Adler Quotes

    Stella Adler Quotes (by AM Staff)         _____________________________________________________________________________________ “The actor has to develop his body. The actor has to work on his voice. But the most important thing the actor…

    Basic Facts about Actor Labor Unions

      Basic Facts about Actor Labor Unions (By AM Staff) Do you know why SAG merged with AFTRA? Do you know why Actor’s Equity Association was created? Do you know how unions benefit…