Strategies for developing impactful stories; best practices for creating an effective call to action; and tips for navigating the risks, challenges, and criticism that often accompany provocative work. Learn about funding opportunities and other supportive programs and networks for artist-activists’ passion projects, courtesy of SAG-AFTRA Foundation.
Panel includes Lisa Dent, Charlotte Wells, Jason Odell Williams and Stefon Bristol. Moderated by Stephen Duncombe.
Oprah Winfrey (‘The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks’), Jessica Lange (‘Feud: Bette and Joan’), Chrissy Metz (‘This Is Us’), Nicole Kidman (‘Big Little Lies’), Reese Witherspoon (‘Big Little Lies’) and Elisabeth Moss (‘The Handmaid’s Tale’) discuss acting at this Hollywood Reporter Roundtable.
An exploration of how actors and agents can cultivate positive and fruitful business partnerships. Agents and their clients will discuss topics that include identifying compatibility, best practices for effective communication, building mutual trust, defining and pursing goals and career strategy, and managing expectations.
Panelists include agents Irene Cabrera and Erica Bines and actors Ceasar Fernando Barajas and Clifton Davis. Moderated by Betsy Capes.
William H. Macy (‘Shameless’), Anthony Anderson (‘Black-ish’), Ted Danson (‘The Good Place’), Kevin Bacon (‘I Love Dick’), Brian Tyree Henry (‘Atlanta’) and Kumail Nanjiani (‘Silicon Valley’) discuss comedy acting in this Hollywood Reporter Round Table.
This Saturday we bring you a great interview with Leonardo DiCaprio about his career, award season, films, early life and much more, courtesy of the SAG Foundation. Get yourself a cup of tea, coffee, whatever and enjoy!
A fascinating interview with Kenneth Branagh, actor and director who chats about his early acting career, being nominated for Oscar, directing, Shakespeare, being directed by Dame Judi Dench, location scouting in Guernsey and much more, courtesy of the SAG Foundation. Enjoy.
We all remember the amazing “bromance” (as it got labelled) that received worldwide attention between Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen – fueled by rather wonderful photos that the two of them took during their tour of the UK & USA with “Waiting For Godot” and “No Man’s Land”, which likely goes down in history as the most successful social media campaign for a theatre company – ever.
Well, this Saturday, we revisit these two friends and actors as they chat together about their shows, the pressures of producing as well as acting, their careers to date, their influences, why plays should be experienced and played – not read in school, their film work, the importance of keeping theatre ticket costs reasonable for students and much more, courtesy of the Screen Actors Guild Foundation. Enjoy!
A great (and funny) interview with Kevin Bacon, courtesy of the Screen Actors Guild Foundation, where we learn the issues of actors using social media, the advantages of having a director for a cousin and the importance of remembering which audience you’re talking to, among other things (and that’s just the first 5 minutes!). Perfect for a relaxed Saturday morning coffee viewing. Enjoy!
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