(Kim's Convenience, Train 48)
In this episode, we discussed:
How a small piece of theatre became a hit television show.
What to do when everyone around you says “No…”
Why you should never deny who you are and where you’re from.
Więcej odcinków z kanału "Speak L.A."
Katy McCafferty - Literary Agent at Gersh
34:07In this episode, you will learn: Why is working in television a noble cause? How can you make your mark in the industry? Is it more important to be original or to be “on-trend?” What do literary agencies look for in young writers?
Janae Bakken - Co-Executive Producer/Writer Scrubs
44:14(Scrubs, Greenhouse Academy, Baby Daddy) In this episode, we learned: What kinds of (unusual) things should you put on your resume? Always do THIS when you audition for TV… Never do THIS when you audition for TV… What’s the difference between auditioning for single-camera vs 4-camera? Why is it crucial to always BE REAL? Is it okay to improvise in an audition? What should you do when you feel stuck?
Special Edition - Witness An American Actor - A Mixed Race Actress shares a story...
5:29A Mixed Race Actress shares a story about how it feels to be told she can “only pick one.”
Paul Sun-Hyung Lee - Actor - Kim's Convenience, Train 48
40:24(Kim's Convenience, Train 48) In this episode, we discussed: How a small piece of theatre became a hit television show. What to do when everyone around you says “No…” Why you should never deny who you are and where you’re from.
Special Edition - Witness An American Actor - A Latin American Actor shares his story...
5:11A Latin American Actor shares how it feels to always have to wait for a role to come his way because of the color of his skin
Rodney To - Actor, Teacher, Director - Parks and Recreation/Barry
35:57(Parks and Recreation, Good Girls, Barry, Rosewood) In this podcast, we discuss: What if theatre isn’t in your family’s background but you’re sure it’s your calling? How can you make the transition from theatre to film & TV? Why we should all stop using the word “success”? Why and How Rodney says we should all be creating our own work?
SPECIAL EDITION - Witness An American Actor - A Mixed-race Actress from the UK shares....
3:33A mixed-race actress from the UK shares the challenges of auditioning for roles that don't match the person she is.
Gillian Vigman - Actress - The Hangover Movies/Second City Member
37:46(The Hangover, Step Brothers, Walk of Shame) Here’s what you’ll get from this podcast: (A lot of laughs and…) 1) When is “too old” to start an acting career? 2) Do you need connections to get ahead as an actor? 3) What’s a powerful trick to being really good at comedy?
CastingAbout - Entrepreneurial Experts
44:43In this episode, you will learn: 1. As a brand new actor planning to move to LA, what are the first 5 MOST IMPORTANT things you should do? 2. What does it mean to have an entrepreneurial mindset and do YOU have one? 3. What are the advantages and disadvantages of creating your own business? 4. How can you as an actor make helpful connections in the entertainment business in a way that isn’t scary and icky?
SPECIAL EDITION - Witness An American Acting Coach - An American Latinx acting coach shares...
5:37An American Latinx Acting Coach shares a story about the challenges felt by many actors of color in the casting room and classroom.