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    Inspiring Reads

    Aspiring actors look to books that are primers—how-tos about the craft and the business. Working actors look to books for other things: inspiration; a sense of community, of their place in the grand history of the art form; solutions to recurring acting problems; reassurance and entertainment.

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    ACTOR'S ACTOR Jefferson Mays: On His Own

    In Tootsie, Michael Roberts (Dustin Hoffman), who masquerades as a woman, says he was more of a man as a woman than he ever had been as a man. When an actor plays a man in a dress, it can bring about epiphanies. In Doug Wright's Pulitzer- and Tony-winning ...

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    Soap Club

    Our casting director has a memory like a steel trap," said actor Patrika Darbo of Days of Our Lives. "

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    Imagine That!

    What kind of person would watch a then-unknown actor named Tom Hanks on a badly produced audition tape and choose him from among so many others to star in a series? Marcy Carsey would.

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    Good Ill Hunting

    Actor-writer-producer Darlene Hunt is just as quirky as some of the characters she creates for "The Big C," Showtime's unlikely new dramedy about cancer, starring Laura Linney.

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    VIDEO: Chris Colfer Discusses 'Glee'

    Check out our behind-the-scenes interviews with Chris Colfer of Fox TV's "Glee" as he talks about the upcoming second season of the critically acclaimed show. 

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    The Black and White of 'Dark Blue'

    Dylan McDermott and Tricia Helfer on the lifetime of experience and hard work behind their latest characters

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    Irish On

    Currently, Ciarán Hinds stars in McPherson's new film, "The Eclipse," playing Michael Farr, a widower who volunteers to chauffeur the lovely Lena (Iben Hjejle), a writer visiting his town's literary festival.

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    Ross Partridge Gets Some Help From His Friends

    Ross Partridge isn't a movie star (yet), but he plays one onscreen. In the film "Treatment," Partridge portrays Gregg D, a Hollywood bad boy in the Charlie Sheen/Mel Gibson mold.

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    Acting as Ecstasy

    I'm not a Method actor," says André De Shields. "It doesn't serve my bliss."