PREVIEW: You Have NOTHING To Lose - With Actor & Social Media Superstar Jonny Weldon!May 18, 2023
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If you're not creating your own content to promote your acting career online, you're doing yourself a massive disservice.
With almost EVERY casting director, agent, actor, writer and producer in TV on Twitter - it's the perfect place to get eyes on your work.
One guy who has dominated the platform with his comedy sketches is Jonny Weldon.
Agents have chased to sign him, casting directors are desperate to put him in their shows - and it's ultimately TRANSFORMED his life forever!
In this 2 HOUR deep dive, Jonny discusses his entire journey so far, explains how his sketches have landed him roles in HBO's House Of The Dragon, Stephen Merchant's The Outlaws and upcoming Netflix drama One Day - and he shares how YOU can do it too!
During this podcast, we discuss:
- How Jonny got into acting, when he was just 11 years old.
- Moving to London to attend the Sylvia Young Theatre School.
- Why he got kicked out of his boarding house!
- Day jobs - and the worst ones Jonny's had to do.
- The day Jonny decided to take his career into his own hands.
- The first comedy video he shot - and why Jonny decided to post it to Twitter.
- Amassing MILLIONS of views within his first few posts.
- Why consistency is critical to online success.
- Being followed by the BIGGEST casting directors, agents and actors in TV.
- How Jonny used this attention to nurture relationships.
- Asking casting directors for a 1-2-1.
- The day Ricky Gervais slid into Jonny's DM's.
- The point where his sketches started leading to auditions.
- Landing a role on HBO's 'House Of The Dragon'.
- How to get started making videos yourself.
- Ignoring the trolls - and not worrying about metrics.
- Jonny's upcoming Netflix show 'One Day'.
- One thing that Jonny has NEVER shared before!
- And MUCH MUCH more!
If you're ready for a Twitter takeover...
Hit 'play' NOW!
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