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How to Get More Work From Your Agent

How to Get More Work From Your Agent

I have had a number of people recently ask me about when I thought it was time to change agents. Before I answer that specific question, let me first explain what an agent’s responsibility is, and what you should expect from your agent. Agents make their living by taking a percentage from their actors and […]

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How to Prepare for Changes When Acting on a Television Show

I just had the opportunity to work on an NBC TV show. The show is called Do No Harm, and I just saw my episode last night. I want to share with you the most important thing to keep in mind when working on  a TV show.  Here it is. When working on a TV […]

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How I Negotiated With My Agent

Many people will tell you that you should only pay an agent after you book a job. I have heard by others that if you pay at any other time, the agency is running a scam, and is not a legit agent. That can be the case, but it is not always accurate. One situation where you could actually pay an agent a fee without it being connected to a job is if you are requested to have your head shot, voice over or acting reel on the agent’s web site, or the site that is run by another company. That would be a time where you are paying a fee to an agent without it being connected to a booking.
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