Surviving Actors Manual
Published by Nick Hern Books
Being an actor is a vocation, but it's also a real-life job
Talent, determination and passion are vital, but will only get you so far
In addition to developing the craft of acting, actors have to remember that it is a career, and so the business side needs to be taken just as seriously
This manual covers all the day-to-day essentials you need to succeed in the industry
Specialist sections cover ...
★ Establishing your personal brand and business plan
★ Getting great headshots, showreels, voicereels and a website
★ Dealing with agents, casting directors and auditions
★ Developing your networking skills
★ And managing your money
Honest and straightforward, the Surviving Actors Manual will help you unlock your potential and focus on being the best, the most employable and the most successful actor you can be
Compiled by the team behind the internationally successful Surviving Actors conventions, it draws on a wide range of other experienced professionals
Designed by insiders, it will help you develop and sustain your career and empower you to create your own opportunities
It could also make great gift for the thespian in your life ...