This special seminar gives seasoned actors the no-hype, insider information that will allow them to make smart decisions and avoid the career-threatening pitfalls actors fall into when attempting to succeed in the US film and television industry. This talk will be most useful to experienced on-camera actors with their marketing tools at a professional level and in a US format, who are considering a future move to Los Angeles. This information will be in-depth and a must-have for that critical first year in Los Angeles.
Bio of host:
Jason has over 20 years of experience in Los Angeles, as an actor, in casting, as a talent development specialist, and a talent scout to top tier LA managers and agents. He has spent the majority of the last four years traveling Australia, scouting talent and lecturing at top acting schools, such as NIDA, 16th Street Actors Studio, WAAPA, and Screenwise. Actors that Jason has scouted and advised have booked reoccurring roles on US series and leads in feature films, some within months of arriving in the US. Actors include Freya Tingley and Penelope Mitchell who both have regular roles in the new series Hemlock Grove, premiering in April 2013 and Ricky Whittle, with a regular role on Single Ladies and a lead in Austenland which just premiered at the Sundance Film Festival this January.