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Intro to TV Hosting & Anchor Intensive with TV Host/Anchor Nicole Sellars & Talent Agent Mark Turner of Abrams Artists Agency

Casting notice expires: September 13, 2014

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Trend E News Media, LLC

Production Description

Seeking participants to find out all the secrets to becoming an on-air host with NY-based TV Host/Anchor Nicole Sellars and Talent Agent Mark Turner of Abrams Artist Agency. In this one-day intensive, you will learnw hat it takes to break into the hosting industry and what talent agents are seeking. Note: This class is limited to 12 students to allow for plenty of practice time.

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Workshop meets Sept. 13 (10 a.m.-4 p.m.) in NYC.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

Cost of this class is $399.


Seeking submissions from: New York, NY Sign up or Log In to apply.

About Nicole Sellars

Veteran Journalist, TV Host, Producer and Entrepreneur Nicole Sellars was a pioneer for multimedia giant AOL as its first TV Host for AOL Live! She is a credible News Anchor who worked for big names including NBC Cleveland, News 12 Long Island, FiOS1 News and the FIRST 24-hour HD news network; HD News. Sellars also worked for parody news outlet, The Onion where she worked alongside some of New York’s funniest comedic actors.
Sellars worked with some of the entertainment industry’s brightest stars and covered its biggest events. She walked the red carpet for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and interviewed a variety of music legends including George Clinton, Alice Cooper and actor David Arquette.
Nicole has also appeared in numerous prime-time TV shows including The Following (2013-2014) with Kevin Bacon and The Americans with Keri Russell (2013) and her voice can be heard on the season finale of VEEP with Julia Louis Dreyfus.
Nicole was directed by the legendary Lee Daniels in the movie Precious (2009) starring Gabourey Sidibe, Mo’Nique, Paula Patton, and Mariah Carey. She continues to Host, Act and Produce across all multimedia platforms and is represented by one of the top talent agencies in the country.
Prior to working on-camera, Sellars was a Producer for MTV Networks where she wrote and produced on-air promos. She has directed high profile celebrities including Morcheeba, Rob Zombie, Blink 182 and The Exies.
Nicole is the Founder of Trend E News Media, LLC. A boutique style talent development and production group for Broadcasters, Actors and TV Hosts.

Course Topics

In this workshop you will learn:

• How to Own Your Copy
• Cadence & Timing
• Perfecting Your On-Air Delivery
• Teleprompter Skills
• Copy Transitions
• How to Conduct an Interview
• Brand Building
• Understanding Your Audience
• Marketing Yourself
• Talent Agent Tips and Q& A with Mark Turner of Abrams Artists Agency (NY)
• How to Make a Stand-Out Demo Reel