Kathryn O’Kane praises fellow #NYWIFT #SummerHours blogger Mellini Kantayya’s brave essay collection on making it in the entertainment business. Continue reading #SummerHours Memoirs: Mellini Kantayya
Actor and writer Katrina Medoff took on a third role – producer – for the first time with the short film Lovestuck, which premieres Sunday, March 19th at the Queens World Film Festival. She shares her top takeaways from the experience. Continue reading 11 Things I Learned While Producing My First Short Film
As a producer, one of the things I look for online when I’m hiring actors is an up-to-date, easy-to-navigate website. I … Continue reading Acting Up: Tips for Creating Your Website
“Acting is the ability to live truthfully under imaginary circumstances.” — Sanford Meisner Recently, I wrapped Melissa Rodwell’s upcoming film, and my … Continue reading Acting Up: Create the Space
In the midst of pilot season, I realized that most of my auditions sent out to LA are being put … Continue reading Acting Up: Lights, Camera, Audition!
Photo: "El Fureidis" by Frances Benjamin Johnston. Pilot season is here. If you’re feeling left behind or like you need to catch … Continue reading Acting Up: What’s Your Plan for 2014?
Sunbeam Castle by Rachael Towne on Flickr. I hear actors constantly talking about not being called in by a casting director. I feel … Continue reading Acting Up: Every House Has a Back Door