Why SAG-AFTRA’s User Agreement Makes Sense

Dear Michael: These two sections appear in the SAG-AFTRA website agreement that every member has to sign in order to use the website. 10. Rights in User Content. SAG-AFTRA does not claim ownership in any User Content. However, with respect to any User Content, you...

How to Make a Casting Director’s Day

What does it take to be an actor in an industry town? There are volumes on what it means to be creative. Let me add two more metaphors to the canon. To be an actor means to play in your own sandbox, on cue, under pressure, in front of a bunch of people who need to be...

5 Ways to Turn Fear Into Positivity

Since we are on the cusp of Halloween, I thought it would be the perfect time to address fear. One simple negative thought can create overwhelming fear. This thought leads to the next, and the next thing you know, you are holding your own self as an emotional hostage....

Acting Tips from Thespian Arnold Schwarzenegger

Arnold Schwarzenegger released his memoir “Total Recall: My Unbelievably True Life Story” this week, which details everything from his growing up with seven cats in Thal, Austria, to his plans to make “Triplets” with Eddie Murphy and Danny DeVito to his...