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If they want to get into this industry they have to have thick skin because it’s a very glamorous industry but on the other side its very hard and you have to deal with the balance of good and bad.
The good is that there are so many opportunities to do things that are glamorous. You get to dress up all the time and you can help people with charities and spread the word about them...
I take being a woman in the film industry who is able to do action movies very seriously because I’m making the kind of movies that I wanted to watch as I was a kid and that inspired me and are the reason as to why I am here. I really hope that this raises the bar and also sets a standard for the future generations of women who want to pursue a life in this profession. They don’t have to just be the damsels in distress. They can actually do a Marvel movie and play a badass character if they’re willing to put the work into it..
If you were not born in ‘Hollywood royalty’, and you have a place assured working in films because you’re the son of the son of the grandson of someone, then you have to fight.
You have to fight because there are tons of people. If you are a young actor, and you’re going out there for an audition you’re going to find that there are going to be many people looking exactly like you. So, what I think you have to try to do is make yourself different.
Ever wondered which great film character was meant to be your role of a lifetime?
And more importantly..will you trip on your way up to accept your award?
Into Old Hollywood Glam? Find out which classic actress you are!
Who is the toughest actor of our time? Well, there are plenty of movie stars to choose from — plenty of them acting their hearts out, dodging bullets, jumping from boats and airplanes and whatever— but who has that extra-special grit?
Acting is “more like a magician’s trick than anything else” reflects Emma Thompson as she delves into how she became an actress “by accident”, the importance of tricking one’s own psyche and warns against a desire “to be a star”.
Being an actor is “a never-ending process of examining where you are in life” reflects Tom Hanks as he discusses living off $50 a week, how every director is different and the importance of energy and instinct in his early career.
What actors need to consider.
Are you multi-faceted and filled with deep emotion, or are you a rock star at making people laugh?
Sure you could pick them out of a line up now, but can you match these famous male leads to the young actors that played them as children?
How do you get into acting and become a famous movie star? If you’re a young ambitious individual with a keen determination to get into acting, you’re probably wondering how the famous actors get their chance at success.