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Actor Stories: Tiffany Haddish

Actor Stories: Tiffany Haddish Here is Tiffany Haddish’s story of homelessness and triumph. Let this story inspire you! (By AM Staff) ________________________________________________________________________________________________ If you think your acting journey has been more bad than…

Quote of the day: Viola Davis

Quote of the day: “I created a production company out of necessity, because if I literally waited for Hollywood, I would still be [playing] mama [roles]” (Viola Davis)     ________________________________________________________________________________________________ This quote…

4 Facts about Actors and Blackface

4 Facts about Actors and Blackface Blackface was the makeup that non-black actors used in performances to caricature African-Americans. (by Webby) ________________________________________________________________________________________________ There has been much discussion about the use of blackface lately,…

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  • Trivia Answer

    Trivia Answer: Ocean’s eleven On this day, in 2001, Ocean’s Eleven premiered. The film starred George Clooney as Danny Ocean, an ex-con who has recently been paroled. Now on the outside, he links…

    On this day: Casablanca premieres

    Casablanca On this day, in 1942, Casablanca premiered in Hollywood. The film, starring Humphrey Bogart, in his first romantic film, and Ingrid Bergman, won an Academy Award for Best Picture. Set during World…

    Quote of the day: Martin Landau

    Quote of the Day: “In a well-written script, what people say to each other – the dialogue – is what a character’s willing to reveal, willing to share with another person. The 90%…

    Trivia Answer

    Casablanca On this day, in 1942, Casablanca premiered in Hollywood. The film, starring Humphrey Bogart, in his first romantic film, and Ingrid Bergman, won an Academy Award for Best Picture. Set during World…

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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: Ann Dowd

    Actor Stories: Ann Dowd Perseverance, determination and willpower! Mrs. Dowd refused to give up no matter how long it took. Her patience is now being richly reward and she is certainly living her…

    Beware Career Advice From Family During the Holidays

    Beware Career Advice From Family During the Holidays (by Carmichael Phillips) Going home for the holidays can be a social minefield for actors, sometimes. It can be replete with uncomfortable stares, snide remarks,…

    Trivia Answer

    Trivia Answer: First Interracial Kiss on Television happened on Star Trek: The Original Series It might be hard to imagine today, but once-upon-a-time, interracial kissing, particularly between a black person and a white person,…