PREVIEW: You Need To Know Your Sh*t - With 'Line Of Duty' Co-Casting Director Daniel Edwards CDG!Feb 10, 2021
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Daniel is one of the most successful casting directors in TV - responsible for casting HUGE shows like Line Of Duty, The Sister, the International Emmy-winning Responsible Child - and upcoming Netflix show Heartstopper.
In this 3 HOUR mastermind, we dive deep into Daniel's casting process, look at the very best ways to get on his radar, discuss the roadblocks that stop most actors from getting auditions - and members of Act On This jump on camera for some 1-2-1 coaching too!
During the broadcast, we discuss:
- Daniel's entry into the industry as an actor.
- The moment he realised he should have always been a casting director.
- How casting has changed during the pandemic.
- Self-tapes, self-tapes & self-tapes.
- Zoom auditions - and how to get them RIGHT.
- The one MASSIVE mistake actors make, when emailing casting directors.
- Finding actors on social media platforms like Instagram and TikTok.
- Headshots - and why you don't need to overthink them.
- Treating your career like a business - and being self-aware.
- Diversity in the industry - and the representation of LGBTQIA+ actors.
- Transitioning from theatre into TV.
- Knowing when you're metaphorically 'singing out of key' as an actor.
- Working WITH your agent to land opportunities.
- The ONE thing Daniel wants EVERY actor to know.
- And MUCH MUCH more!
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