Acting And Modeling Jobs

Written by Rylee Newton
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If you want to break into one of the most competitive industries in the world, you need to have a good resource for acting and modeling jobs. If you live outside of Los Angeles or New York, your search for this type of work is even more competitive. Many smaller towns have active acting and modeling industries, but there simply aren't as many jobs available. Seeking work in LA or New York means more opportunities, but there are also many more people going for these jobs.

One of the keys to finding acting and modeling jobs is to cultivate a network of friends, peers and industry professionals who are on your side. This network can provide you with all kinds of advice and contact information to help you find work. You can rely on this network for information on open calls, acting classes, and even housing and temporary employment while you wait for that big break.

Resources for Finding Acting and Modeling Jobs

Another great resource for current listings of acting and modeling jobs is to check out trade publications. These publications provide listings for casting calls and professional workshops with managers and agents. While these trade publications tend to be expensive, you can find them at the local library. Some trade publications even make their listings available online.

Before you can find work as an actor or model, you need to get headshots. Depending on your career goals, you can shoot actor headshots or model photos. Actor headshots tend to be shot with black and white film, while model photos tend to be shot with color film.


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