Not a week goes by when an actor-friend doesn't ask me about how to break into voiceovers. So when I sat down with Andy Roth for his episode of "Actor's Next Level," I knew I had to get all his secrets!
While interviewing casting director Duncan Stewart, whose cast the upcoming Broadway revival of "Pippin," I was really struck by what he said was the number one reason someone books the job.
Oh, commercials. The highly-coveted, well-paying, national-exposure-warranting field of commercials. Secretly, every actor is hoping to hit gold in this profitable sub-section. And Liz Lewis Casting Partners is one of the offices you'd have to be in to make that happen.
KPA manages talent for films, TV, theater, and commercials. Shields says it's important that casting directors know reps as well as they know talent.
Created and hosted by actor Jewel Elizabeth, "Actor's Next Level" offers one-on-one video interviews with top casting directors and industry pros.