PREVIEW: 5 Questions For Career Success - With 'Downton Abbey' Actor Rob James-Collier!

actors Jun 27, 2024

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Rob James-Collier became a household name, playing Thomas Barrow in Downton Abbey.

He's since gone on to star in huge hits like ITV's BAFTA-nominated drama The Long Shadow, Netflix's Fate: The Winx Saga - and you'll soon see him in Ben Wheatley's upcoming C4 comedy horror Generation Z.

In this 2.5 HOUR member-only mastermind, we ask 5 critical questions that you must answer, if you're looking for TRUE acting career success.

Rob explains EXACTLY how he's built his career with NO drama school training, we look at the importance of taking risks in and out of the audition room, discuss Rob's biggest lessons from the industry so far - and members of Act On This jump on camera for some 1-2-1 coaching too!

During the broadcast, we discuss:

  • Rob's 25 years in the acting industry.
  • Filming the 3rd 'Downton Abbey' movie and its confirmed release date.
  • Shooting Ben Wheatley's 'Generation Z' and the lessons it taught Rob.
  • Why it's imperative you still work on your craft - no matter what level you're at.
  • The business of show business.
  • The business hack Rob used to land a regular role on 'Coronation Street'.
  • Why it's easier than EVER to get yourself in front of casting directors.
  • Rob's audition preparation.
  • Why Rob decided to leave his agent in the early days.
  • The 'Casualty' audition that changed Rob's career forever.
  • Taking RISKS - and Rob's risk vs. reward ratio.
  • The INSANE risk Rob took to land his job on 'Generation Z'.
  • Working with Ben Wheatley and his love for improvisation.
  • Rob's on-set hack to guarantee GREAT improv.
  • Why patience is a virtue.
  • Dealing with life stress, whilst pursuing acting.
  • Saying 'no' to jobs - and why it's vital for a healthy career.
  • The ONE thing Rob wants EVERY actor to know.
  • And MUCH MUCH more!

Ready to reset & refocus for more success than EVER before?

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