-Michael Caine

 “First of all, I choose the great roles, and if none of these come, I choose the mediocre ones, and if they don't come, I choose the ones that pay the rent.”

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Hey, what’s up guys! Starting back up on the YouTube train with a Q&A Get to Know Me. All of these questions came from my Instagram, and they are all about the actor life. If you have any other questions for me, leave them down below and we may do a Part Two to this! […]

Actor Q&A | Answering Your Questions

September 21, 2022

Continuing our conversation from last week about Episodic Season, let’s talk this week about the mental work involved…⁠⁠Yes, this is so much tangible stuff to prep here, but what about the non-tangible things? ⁠⁠We all know actors spend a lot of time alone: working on sides or scenes, characters, their process, etc. we also tend […]

Mental Prep for Episodic Season (Part 1)

August 10, 2022

You have probably heard the term being thrown around a ton recently so let’s define it here. ⁠ This is a copy of a One Broke Actress email that was sent to all the subscribers, you should join the list so you get all this content! Episodic Season is July-November when pilots have been picked […]

August 4, 2022

Come with me as I prepare to film a self-tape for a very fancy-schmancy commercial audition. While parts of my routine have changed since I filmed this video, I thought that there was still a lot of useful information shared. From when I start preparing for an audition to how I get myself in the […]

July 25, 2022

Starting a new YouTube channel is intimidating. From editing to thumbnails to getting good watch time — there’s a ton of moving factors to consider. Instead of trying to go it alone, I decided to reach out to my friend Kurt Yue. You might know him from his roles on Black Widow, Cobra Kai, or […]

July 25, 2022

I made this video for my Patreon members to test out on YouTube in February and am finally releasing it into the world! I am a working actor in LA and my days are way less glam than I think you would guess. So join me on a Saturday at home in LA as I […]

July 25, 2022

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