PREVIEW: Your Calm Mind Is Your Ultimate Weapon - With Casting Director Dan Hubbard!

live broadcast preview Apr 15, 2020

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Dan Hubbard is one of the most sought-after casting directors in film and TV - responsible for casting HUGE projects, including Downton Abbey, Medici, and Sky Atlantic's upcoming thriller Devils!

Dan's film work, includes Hellboy, Jason Bourne, and Captain Phillips.

ln this 90 MINUTE online Q&A, Dan explains his process, and gives members of Act On This, some 1-2-1 career coaching!

During the broadcast, we discuss:

  • Dan's childhood - and growing up with casting director parents.
  • How Dan became a casting director in his own right, at just 22 years old.
  • Why all actors need to understand the business of the acting business.
  • Acting showcases, and what Dan is looking for, when he attends one.
  • Getting in touch with Dan via email - and what he wants to hear from you.
  • Why you have one shot to make a good first impression.
  • Getting your first TV credit, and how to use that credit to get your second.
  • Knowing when to write to directors and producers.
  • Understanding when it matters to have agents in different territories.
  • Why EVERY actor should see themselves as having a global career.
  • Playing to your strengths, without putting yourself in a box.
  • Why your gut is usually always right.
  • Self-tapes - and getting the best out of them.
  • Getting more opportunity as a BAME actor.
  • Showreels - and what Dan likes to see in them.
  • Why a calm mind, is your greatest weapon.
  • And MUCH MUCH more!

Dan really is one of the good guys in casting!

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