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Acting Class
Nov 15, 2018

The Perfect Class

Training is one of the most important decisions an actor ever faces. You have to pick the right type of class, the best teacher for you and then it helps to do it in the right order. And most of… Read More

Nov 12, 2018

Michael Douglas Gets a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

The seventy-four-year-old veteran actor, director, and producer Michael Douglas just got his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame! For the prestigious event, he was accompanied by his wife, Catherine Zeta-Jones, and his hundred and one-year-old father, the legendary Spartacus… Read More

Nov 12, 2018

Legendary Location Paramount Ranch Burns Down

The Woolsey Fire relentlessly blazed through the legendary Paramount Ranch on November 9th, leaving significant damage to the set of Westworld. The 2,700-acre ranch nestled in the Santa Monica Mountains was the house to numerous large-scale sets built amongst the… Read More

Study Says "Good Guys in Superhero Movies are more Violent than villains
Nov 5, 2018

Study Says “Good Guys” in Superhero Movies More Violent than Villains

The American Academy of Pediatrics is calling out “good guy” superheroes on their excessive movie violence. During a presentation in Orlando, Florida on Monday, researchers shared their findings that protagonists in superhero films commit 23 violent acts per hour as… Read More

Nov 4, 2018

Rami Malek Committed to the Role of Freddie Mercury Before He Was Cast

Rami Malek is hearing a lot of Oscar buzz about his magnetic portrayal of British rock star Freddie Mercury in the biopic Bohemian Rhapsody. But the most meaningful accolades he’s heard so far have come from Queen’s band members, Brian… Read More

Should you take class when you're busy? | Casting Frontier
Oct 30, 2018

Should You Take Class When You’re Busy?

Acting is one art form that is challenging to practice on your own. Artists can paint or create alone; musicians can play instruments solo, hone skills or write songs unaided; and writers most definitely can create in the solitude of… Read More

Oct 29, 2018

Healthy Holiday Eating Tips

Halloween candy bowls stuffed to the brim ready for a steady stream of trick-or-treaters and Thanksgiving feasts just around the corner … it’s the time of the year when culinary temptations seem to pop up every which way you turn!… Read More

5 Actors who've battled opioids | Casting Frontier | Casting Solutions
Oct 28, 2018

5 Actors Who’ve Battled Opioids

Opioids are all over the news these days. Derived from the poppy plant, the drug comes in many forms and names including codeine, fentanyl, methadone, Vicodin, OxyContin, and Percocet. Alarmingly, over 49,000 U.S. deaths involving opioids occurred in 2017. The… Read More

Oct 22, 2018

Selma Blair Shares Her Diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis

On Saturday, Selma Blair announced that she’s been diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis via a heartfelt Instagram post. The 46-year-old actress learned she had the incurable disease of the central nervous system in August, but felt compelled to share the news… Read More

‘Riverdale’ star Cole Sprouse invites fans to "Asks me anything"
Oct 21, 2018

‘Riverdale’ Star Cole Sprouse Invites Fans to “Ask Me Anything”

With the third season of The CW’s Riverdale premiering earlier this month, Cole Sprouse invited his fans to “Ask Me Anything” on Reddit about his role as Jughead Jones. The award-winning television series explores a darker side of the Archie… Read More

Creating, promoting, marketing and protecting your brand online
Oct 17, 2018

Creating, Promoting, Marketing and Protecting Your Brand Online

The digital landscape has changed all of our lives, from how we stay connected with each other to how we create and build our careers. But with the tremendous opportunities now available to both have a voice and to build… Read More

Oct 15, 2018

Take the Quiz: What’s Your Creative Type?

Do any of the following statements sound familiar to you? “I’m an actor because I love learning the craft and getting whisked away into a scene, but how do I go about getting an agent?” “There’s nothing more rewarding than… Read More

Oct 14, 2018

Sissy Spacek on Her Most Iconic Characters

The tremendous acting talent, Sissy Spacek, shares what it’s like getting “swept up” in some of her most iconic characters in this GQ interview. From playing the unforgettable title role in Carrie, her acclaimed portrayal of country music star Loretta… Read More

Oct 13, 2018

Embrace Mistakes

It probably seems that you have to be careful about every little decision you make with your acting career. Take the wrong class and you can derail your training. Sign with the wrong agent and you can waste years. Accept… Read More

3 Underrated Horror Films | Casting Frontier | Casting Calls Los Angeles
Oct 8, 2018

3 Underrated Horror Films

Ah, October! You take a walk in the morning, and there’s a little chill in the air; leaves are turning auburn, brown, and purple; friendly skeletons swing from porches and courtyards; and mock graveyards spring up on community lawns. Halloween… Read More

'A Star Is Born' Again and Again | Casting Frontier | Talent Profile Online
Oct 6, 2018

‘A Star Is Born’ Again and Again

It seems like every generation needs its own rendition of A Star is Born; we can’t get enough of the timeless story! In 1937, the film starred the enchanting Janet Gaynor, and it was nominated in seven different categories at… Read More