PREVIEW Our Latest Features

PREMIUM Members will find FULL versions in the Members' Area.

NEED A MEMBERSHIP? CLICK HERE NOW!
PREVIEW: 7 Golden Rules Of Self-Tapes (That Are Meant To Be Broken) - With 'Brassic's' Rick Carr! podcast preview Sep 02, 2019

There is NO DOUBT about it, self-tapes have become BIG business in the acting industry, over the last 12 months.

Casting directors are often skipping first-round, in-person auditions - opting for self-tapes instead - and actors are being asked to put themselves on tape, multiple times a week,...

Continue Reading...
 
PREVIEW: Acting Agent Phone-In - With Natalie Payne (Payne Management)! podcast preview Aug 05, 2019

*Watch the video version of this podcast above, or go ahead and hit 'play' on the audio-only version below! The choice is yours!

Natalie Payne of Payne Management is one of the most hard-working and respected agents I know.

With clients working at the very TOP of TV, film and theatre -...

Continue Reading...
PREVIEW: Booking Roles In The Best Independent Films - With Director Jason Wingard! podcast preview Jul 28, 2019

Over the past few weeks, I've recorded podcasts with some SUPER-talented actors, branching out into the world of short film, for the very first time.

I'm all about actors creating their own work, rather than waiting for their agent to call, but I'm aware that not every actor is quite ready for...

Continue Reading...
PREVIEW: 'Ackley Bridge' Roundtable - With Rob James-Collier & Jordan Hogg! podcast preview Jul 22, 2019

I love it when 2 past guests of Act On This, end up working together on a great project - and that's EXACTLY what has happened here!

Actor Rob-James Collier, who you'll know previously as Thomas in Downton Abbey, and BAFTA-winning director Jordan Hogg (BOTH great friends of the site), recently...

Continue Reading...
PREVIEW: 'Dark Money' Roundtable - With Jill Halfpenny, Lewis Arnold & Victor Jenkins! podcast preview Jul 16, 2019

Dark Money - directed by Lewis Arnold, cast by Victor Jenkins, starring Jill Halfpenny - is a dramatic triumph.

The show tells the fictional story of The Mensahs, whose lives are torn apart, after accepting a substantial pay off, to cover up the sexual abuse of their son, Issac.

The damage done...

Continue Reading...
PREVIEW: 'Underwater' Roundtable - With Jay Kontzle, Michael Keogh & Jonathan Blake! podcast preview Jul 05, 2019

If you've been around Act On This for a while, you'll know how PASSIONATE I am, about actors creating THEIR OWN WORK!

Over the last couple of years, the actors I see REALLY winning, are doing that, through the medium of short film.

I've had friends land HUGE jobs, gain mass attention, and even...

Continue Reading...
PREVIEW: How To Write, Fund & Shoot Your First Short Film - With Actor Liam Collins! podcast preview Jun 23, 2019

A few months back, I got an Instagram DM, asking me to check out an actor's first short film.

I get A LOT of requests to watch stuff, and always try where I can. The quality of projects varies, but once in a while I'm really blown away.

Actor, Liam Collins' film, My Toughest Battle -...

Continue Reading...
PREVIEW: Finding YOUR OWN Way Into Acting - With 'Years And Years' Actress Lydia West! podcast preview May 21, 2019

Lydia West is, in my opinion, one of TV's brightest young stars - recently appearing as Bethany, in Russell T Davies' era-defining drama, Years And Years.

I first met Lydia at the read-through for the show, and didn't know at the time, that I'd go on to play Billy - Bethany's boss.

It was...

Continue Reading...
PREVIEW: Positivity, Preparation & Alan Partridge - With Actress Susannah Fielding! podcast preview May 12, 2019

Super-talented actress, Susannah Fielding, was thrust into the spotlight recently - playing the role of Jennie Gresham, in Steve Coogan's latest BBC One outing, This Time With Alan Partridge.

This certainly wasn't Susannah's first rodeo though, and what many might perceive as overnight...

Continue Reading...
PREVIEW: How To Land Voiceover Work - With Voice Of 'The X Factor' Peter Dickson! podcast preview May 05, 2019

Peter Dickson is one of the world's LEADING voiceover artists - with a career spanning more than 40 years, and a CV boasting over 250 of the biggest TV shows to have ever graced out screens.

You'll have heard Peter's voice countless times - he's the instantly recognisable voice of the The X...

Continue Reading...
PREVIEW: Simplifying Actors' Tax & Finance - With TOP Accountant Glyn Jelley! podcast preview Apr 15, 2019

Accounts and tax - not the most exciting topic for actors right?

Well actually, you might be wrong there.

If you are running your acting career as you should - i.e. as a business - these 2 things can actually be pretty exciting.

If you get this area of your career right, you can earn way more...

Continue Reading...
PREVIEW: The Job Always Finds The Right Actor - With Casting Director Emma Stafford! podcast preview Mar 24, 2019

Emma Stafford is one of the north's most loved casting directors.

Equally at home casting TV drama and commercials, her portfolio is diverse.

Emma has cast a whopping SEVEN series of 4 O'Clock Club for the BBC, she was responsible for Sky One's Stella, starring Ruth Jones,...

Continue Reading...