PREVIEW: Networking Your Way To 'Coronation Street' - With Award-Winning TV Director Jason Wingard!Mar 08, 2023
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Jason Wingard is not only one of the most talented directors in TV... he's also a MASSIVE champion of finding NEW faces for his shows!
Currently working on the cobbles, directing Coronation Street, he's regularly giving actors their first role in the soap.
In this 90 MINUTE member-only mastermind, Jason explains EXACTLY how to get on his casting radar, we discuss how to nail your next self-tape or in-person casting for Corrie, what you need to do to be memorable on-set - and members of Act On This jump on camera for some 1-2-1 coaching too!
During the broadcast, we discuss:
- Jason's entry into the industry and how he ended up on 'Coronation Street'.
- The short film that won Jason £30,000!
- Jason's other TV and film work.
- Why 'Coronation Street' is such a fertile casting opportunity for actors.
- The casting team at 'Coronation Street' - and how to get their email addresses.
- How Jason introduces new actors to the casting team.
- The very best ways to get on Jason's casting radar.
- Showreels - and why Jason doesn't watch more than 60 seconds!
- A typical audition at 'Coronation Street'.
- The number of actors up for each role.
- How to nail your self-tape for the show.
- Things above and beyond acting ability, that make actors stand out.
- Landing opportunities WITHOUT an agent.
- How to get the most out of a day on-set at Corrie.
- The ONE thing Jason wants EVERY actor to know.
- And MUCH MUCH more!
If you're looking for a role in 'Coronation Street' - this is a MUST-WATCH!
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