The Best Way to Meet an Agent

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One of the most important—and difficult!—parts of becoming a professional actor is getting an agent. But how do unknown actors meet agents?

Acting coach and Backstage Expert Matt Newton (an actor himself) explains the most professional way to contact agents and how to hopefully earn representation.

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Matt Newton
Matt Newton is one of the most sought-after on-camera acting coaches in New York City. His clients include Tony winners, Emmy award winners, Golden Globe nominees, and well-known actors from film and TV.
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