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    The Best First Headshots

    After Chris Pratt posted his first headshot to Twitter, we asked you to send us yours!

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    Five Events For L.A. Actors

    Actors needing to fine tune their Twitter and Facebook pages can get some help next Tuesday when Social Media Week Los Angeles kicks off.

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    The Locals' Map of L.A.

    From the inside of a moving vehicle, L.A. can seem like a blur of strip malls and empty sidewalks. Don't despair. There is street life in this town -- you just have to know where to find it.

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    Outstanding Film Ensembles of 2013 (Part 2)

    A second look at the year in film shines a light on some of the great movies and casts that got lost in the shuffle, including "Mud" and "What Maisie Knew."

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    The Best TV Ensembles of 2013

    “Orange Is the New Black,” “The Good Wife,” “Cougar Town,” “Trophy Wife,” and more of the best casts on TV right now.

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    The Best New York Stage Ensembles of 2013

    “Pippin,” “The Glass Menagerie,” “Love’s Labour’s Lost,” “Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play,” and “Bad Jews” have the best ensembles of the year.

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    Outstanding Film Ensembles of 2013 (Part 1)

    From “Prisoners” to “August: Osage County” to “Kill Your Darlings,” this year saw a lot of A-list actors sharing the spotlight.

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    The Second Annual Backstage 30

    For the Backstage 30—our second annual list of 30 actors on the verge of career breakthroughs—we strive for objectivity. We ask casting directors, talent reps, and studio and network executives to recommend actors who are on their radars but not on the public’s.

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    Backstage's Second Annual Backstage 30 Issue is This Week!

    Backstage's Second Annual Backstage 30 issue is this week, featuring 30 actors on the cusp of a career breakthrough.

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    The 2013 Backstage College Guide

    With everything from handling college costs to finding the best audition monologue, check out our 2013 college guide and get ready to start applying and auditioning!