Actor Stories

Kate Winslet’s Advice to Actors

Kate Winslet’s Advice to Actors  Winslet’s main advice to actors: keep going!  (by Jim Webb) (Kate Winslet in The Reader) Kate Winslet is an English actress who first found fame when she was…

Actor Stories: Geoffrey Owens’ Rise and Fall…and Rise Again!

Actor Stories: Geoffrey Owens’ Rise and Fall…and Rise Again! Owens’ newfound fame has given his career a renaissance (by Jim Webb) “I’m Geoffrey Owens and I am an actor!” That was the bold…

Actor Stories: Molly Shannon’s 10-Year-Struggle to Beat the Odds in Hollywood

Actor Stories: Molly Shannon’s 10-Year-Struggle to Beat the Odds in Hollywood How many years are you willing to dedicate to your dream of becoming a professional, working actor? (Arranged by Carmichael Phillips) How…

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  • Actor Stories: How Rashida Jones Almost Gave Up on Acting

    Actor Stories: How Rashida Jones Almost Gave Up on Acting ‘It felt like a waste of time to keep doing this over and over again’ (by Carmichael Phillips) Ok, fine! Rashida Jones’ entertainment…

    That Time I Crashed an Audition, and Lived to Tell About It!

    That Time I Crashed an Audition, and Lived to Tell About It! Don’t try this at home, kids! (The Anonymous Actor) Don’t try this at home, kids. This maneuver is only for the…

    Actor Stories: How John Krasinski Almost Gave Up on Acting

    Actor Stories: How John Krasinski Almost Gave Up on Acting This is a terrific little story of how things are never as bad as they sometimes appear in the #actorslife (Arranged by AM…

    Actor Stories: How Silvester Stallone Made Himself into a Star

    Actor Stories: How Sylvester Stallone Made Himself Into a Star How Sylvester Stallone overcame the odds (By Carmichael Phillips) How bad did Sylvester Stallone have it when he was an aspiring actor? Well,…

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    The Types of Actor Headshots

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    Actor Stories: Issa Rae Creates a Role…and Casts Herself!

    Issa Rae Creates a Role…and Casts Herself! Actors today have more power over their careers than ever before. The Issa Rae story is proof of this. (by Carmichael Phillips) There is no excuse…

    Actor Stories: How Luke Perry Almost Gave Up on Acting

    Actor Stories: How Luke Perry Almost Gave Up on Acting “Literally within a week, he was getting ready to go back to Ohio and join the fire department.” (Arranged by AM Staff) The…

    Actor Stories: Jenna Fischer Recalls Her First Day in LA, as an Aspiring Actor

    Actor Stories: Jenna Fischer’s First Day in LA, as an Aspiring Actress “It was my first day in Los Angeles and everything felt perfect. Then, nothing happened for six years.” (Arranged by AM…