Posts Tagged ‘entertainment industry’

How Models Should Use Social Media

As a model, there are plenty of ways to get your photos and information out there. And in the 21st century, those methods have become increasingly more available to you. Social media is one of the top ways to interact with others, network, and potentially get jobs. Instagram You’ve probably seen plenty of Instagram-famous models…

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Do I Need A Resume for Acting and Modeling?

One of the biggest things to remember when getting into acting and modeling is that first and foremost, this is a business. And just like every business, you have to apply for a job by submitting your resume. Even though you may have an agent or manager who can interact with casting directors to get…

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What Does a Casting Director Do?

If you’re new to the entertainment industry, figuring out who does what can be a little confusing. Continuing in our blog series introducing key terms and phrases, this week we’re going to talk about casting directors. What do they do? Who are they? And how can you impress them? Their Job Casting directors are essential…

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What is a talent agent?

If you’re trying to get into the entertainment business, there might be a few terms you’ll need to know. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be defining some important key aspects of the entertainment industry to give a clearer picture of how it works and who does what. This week we’re discussing talent agents. What…

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An Inside Look at the November 2017 National Expo

In the middle of November, after months of prep, correspondence, and organization, it was finally time for the Discovery Spotlight National Expo. The scouts were arranged. Contestant packets were stuffed. We were ready to go, and amid the whirlwind of workshops, competitions, and award shows, it turned out to be a success! The venue: the…

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