PREVIEW: Building Resilience & Taking Risks - With 'Downton Abbey' Actor Rob James-Collier!Jun 10, 2022
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Rob James-Collier has built an INCREDIBLE acting career over the last 18 years.
From regular roles in top serial drama like Coronation Street, to Netflix smash hit Fate: The Winx Saga, Channel 4's Ackley Bridge, to worldwide sensation Downton Abbey... he's done it all with no traditional acting training.
In this 90 minute member-only mastermind, we dive deep into Rob's success, he shares the BIGGEST acting lessons he's learned from the past 2 decades, we discuss why building resilience and taking risks are essential for any actor - and members of Act On This jump on camera for some 1-2-1 coaching too!
During the broadcast, we discuss:
- Rob's initial journey into the business world and the moment he knew he was on the wrong path.
- Transitioning into acting, with no formal drama school training.
- Rob's earliest acting classes and what he learned from legends like David Johnson.
- Going above and beyond to land those first TV auditions.
- The FOUR auditions Rob had for 'Coronation Street', before he landed the role of Liam Connor.
- Why Corrie will always be his fondest job.
- 6 seasons of 'Downton Abbey' and how Rob keeps things fresh.
- Working with Dominic West in the latest Downton movie.
- Learning martial arts for Netflix's 'Fate: The Winx Saga'.
- Rob's accent and why Americans seem to enjoy it!
- Taking risks in auditions and why Rob once sang opera in an exec producer's face!
- What Rob would do, if he was starting from scratch again today.
- Agents and seeking out people who can help you find opportunity.
- Email and how to get way more clicks on your work.
- Why the only time is NOW!
- The ONE thing Rob wants EVERY actor to know.
- And MUCH MUCH more!
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