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