Backstage: 10 On-Set Terms You Need to Know

As a producer, I’ve found there are many terms used on set that are beneficial to know. Even if they don’t specifically refer to you as an actor, they’ll help you know what is being discussed while on set and to better understand those around you...

Apartment Therapy: How Real Couples Spend Their Sundays

"With both of us being producers, our weekdays are packed with work and every minute is very much 'go-go-go.' Sunday is the day we get to sleep in just a little, hang with friends, and catch up not only on errands, but...

Backstage: Who's Who on Set?

One of an actor’s goals is to book the job and shoot it on set. Aside from knowing your character, memorizing your lines and being ready to act, it is helpful to have a real understanding of who the others on set are, as well as what they do...

Backstage: On-Set Tips for Actors

As a producer, I’ve experienced two personalities with actors: the audition personality, and the on-set or after-booking-the-job personality. The first is a breeze to work with: friendly, approachable, polite, and professional. The second, not so much...

Backstage: The Business of Acting

Just like painting, sculpture, writing, or any other form of work that entails creating something where nothing existed before, acting is an art. It’s also a business. Which means that as an actor, you should view yourself...