Casting Frontier Blog

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

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

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

Oct 1, 2018

A Look Back at ‘Angel Heart’

Alan Parker’s psychological thriller/horror film Angel Heart blew people’s doors off when it came out in the blockbuster year of 1987. It may do the same for anyone interested in this gem 30 years later. Keep in mind, 1987 brought… Read More

Sep 30, 2018

‘This Is Us’ Star Ron Cephas Jones Wins an Emmy

Ron Cephas Jones’ performance in the second season of This Is Us was honored at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards for outstanding guest actor in a drama series. Jones plays the emotionally charged role of the cancer-stricken William Hill, the… Read More

See the Makeup Test of Joaquin Phoenix as the Joker
Sep 24, 2018

See the Makeup Test of Joaquin Phoenix as the Joker

Todd Phillips just released a makeup test via Instagram of Joaquin Phoenix as the Joker! And it’s rather disturbing! In the highly anticipated DC film, which is currently in production, Phoenix plays Arthur Fleck, a failed stand-up comedian who goes… Read More

Claire Foy's Portrayal of Queen Elizabeth | Emmy Award | Casting Frontier
Sep 23, 2018

Claire Foy’s Portrayal of Queen Elizabeth II Honored with an Emmy

English actress Claire Foy can now place a shining Emmy award next to her Golden Globe statuette. Indeed, the 34 year old was honored as an Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards for… Read More

Jessica Biel as a Producer and Emmy-Nominated Actress with 'The Sinner'
Sep 17, 2018

Jessica Biel Distinguishes Herself as a Producer and Emmy-Nominated Actress with ‘The Sinner’

Jessica Biel is being celebrated for her gutsy work as both a risk-taking actress and an executive producer in the USA Network’s 8-episode drama series The Sinner. The 36-year-old star delved into the dark, emotional lead role of Cora Tannetti,… Read More

Venom: Battles with Addiction of Tom Hardy | Casting Frontier
Sep 15, 2018

Tom Hardy’s Battles with Addiction Informed his Creative Choices in ‘Venom’

English actor Tom Hardy, who stars as the beastly Marvel character Venom in the highly anticipated film Venom, says his past experiences with addiction informed his nightmarish performance as the infamous antihero. The star sat down with Esquire to talk… Read More

Living Between The Lines | Acting Jobs | Casting Frontier
Sep 14, 2018

Living Between The Lines

One of the first things any actor does when he get a script is to look at the lines. What do I have to say? How will I memorize all this? The attention is all on the words and not… Read More

Script Analysis
Sep 14, 2018

SCRIPT ANALYSIS: Part 2 Life & Death Importance of Understanding the Story of your Scene!

SCRIPT ANALYSIS: Part 2 Life & Death Importance of Understanding the Story of your Scene! By Coach Clay Banks In Part 1 of this two-part Script Analysis article we discussed how crucial it is to understand and respect the ‘Writers… Read More