Talent Agent Articles

The Actor’s Job Description

The Actor’s Job Description  Help wanted. Apply now! (by Javier Guerra) (Photo: Yogendra Singh/Unsplash) Help wanted: ACTORS Employer: The Entertainment Industry Salary: $52,000 annually, on average Bonuses: Possibly Millions Benefits: Health and Retirement…

Talent Agent vs. Talent Manager: What is the Difference? 

Talent Agent vs. Talent Manager: What is the Difference?  The lines are sometimes blurred, but both have distinct roles in the industry  (by Tonya Tannenbaum)  (Photo: christina@wocintechchat.com/Unsplash) There’s always confusion when it comes…

Before You Approach an Agent, Get Your S@#t Together!

Before You Approach an Agent, Get Your S@#t Together! Before you approach an agent, make sure that you are ready to present yourself as an actor who understands the business and understands what…

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  • What is Slating?

    What is Slating? The slating process is very simple, yet vitally important (by Tonya Tannenbaum) The term, “slating”, for auditions, describes a standard industry practice whereby the actor briefly introduces themselves while facing…

    Don’t Just Tell a Talent Agent About Your Dreams. Show Them Your Work!

    Don’t Just Tell a Talent Agent About Your Dreams. Show Them Your Work! Your dreams are not much different from any other actor’s dreams. It’s your work that sets you apart. (by Carmichael…

    Meeting with an Agent

    An agent speaks: Meeting with an Agent You’ve got 15 minutes to make an impression (by Tony Martinez) (Photo: Christina Morillo/Pexels) Congratulations! You did it. You managed to get my attention and I’ve…