Meet Floyd: Over the years, I’ve worked with a lot of Directors and in many of the casting meetings they will say to me: “just get me a REAL man/woman–not necessarily an actor.”  What do I mean by this?  Here’s a typical real life example that happened to me on INTO THE WILD (Director: […]

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What makes a great headshot? I’m often asked to consult with actors, who are either getting headshots for the first time, or others who are updating headshots.  It’s simple: your headshot should tell a story.  It should draw the viewer into you. When looking at headshots, Casting Directors are simply glancing thru  hundreds of submissions. […]

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Audition hack: how technology and repetition transform performance

April 6, 2015

Hi all, It has been way too long since starting my website and fully utilizing it to benefit actors.  This post is the beginning of my weekly commitment to share casting tips and information to move your acting career forward. AUDITION HACK: Technology has changed the film/TV business dramatically. For actors, it has become a […]

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Cherrix Casting summer classes 2013

June 9, 2013

Cherrix Casting summer classes now open for registration! One-on-One Scene Study/Auditioning techniques for adults and kids. Limited number of spaces available! Click here to register!

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Getting Started. Getting Noticed. Tips for New Actors

March 3, 2013

  Working as a paid extra on a film, television show, or commercial can be a great proving ground for a beginning actor. But all too often, those new to the craft shy away from this invaluable opportunity because they think it will hurt their chances of being cast in a speaking role. These people […]

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