May 2022 Horoscopes for Actors

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April ended with a lunar eclipse in Taurus, which may have opened some unexpected doors for you. We may not be able to see the big picture at the moment, but that’s only because eclipses tell a story over time. Don’t worry—we will get another piece of the puzzle on May 15 during a lunar eclipse in Scorpio. If changes are on the horizon, this might be a time when it feels irresistible—and possibly even unavoidable—to make them.

Mercury begins its retrograde on May 10, which can cause shake-ups in communication and the technology you use daily. It would be wise to back up all your files, triple-check contracts before signing them, and prepare to redo some tasks. This can be a frustrating time period, but if you accept that things might be a little wonky, it will make the experience much less irritating. Use this time to reflect, revisit, and see where you might need to make revisions later on. 

For the majority of the month, Taurus season invites you to enjoy the things in life that matter, pay attention to your commitments, and think about what kind of growth is truly important. On May 20, Gemini season will start, asking you to embrace your sense of curiosity. May 30 brings a new moon in Gemini, bringing communication into focus when it comes to starting new ventures in the wake of eclipse season.



This month has the potential to bring you a new perspective, Aries. There are parts of your personality that may become clearer to yourself and possibly to those around you. It will be easy for you to make a good impression that can bring you closer to the things you’re yearning to achieve. Use this time to make discoveries about who you really are. This can be a very prosperous and lucky moment for you. Lean in and own it! It’s your time to shine.


Happy birthday, Taurus! This is a great month to let go of old patterns that no longer serve you—whether within yourself, your relationships, or your immediate environment. This process will help you make transformative changes that can bring your dreams to fruition. You might have to say goodbye to some well-worn aspects of your day-to-day life first, but the doors that open for you will be more than worth it. Trust the process.


This is a great month to turn your inquisitiveness inward, Gemini. Think about your hopes and what they truly mean to you. Reflect on what you envision for yourself and any areas where there is room for adaptability. You should be feeling mentally invigorated in a whole new way. Don’t rush anything, though. Talk with people, pay attention to your thoughts, and remember to take some downtime. Really dig down deep into what you want your future to look like.


There’s a lot of luck coming your way this month, Cancer, plus potential for your reputation to flourish. Be on the lookout for a possible promotion of some sort. All of your hard work is about to pay off and bring you new levels of recognition. Get ready to create something for yourself that leads to long-term happiness.


This month offers a great amount of potential, Leo—but there are choices you need to make. Although some may not be easy, the rewards will be worth it. Trust your goals, and have confidence in your decisions. Keep your eye on the prize!


You’re starting down a new path this month, Virgo. The future awaits! But first, you need to understand that whatever you’re holding onto from your past doesn’t have as much meaning as you think. It’s time to recalibrate what success means to you. This might require letting go of ideas. Make room for new insights. Reflect and revise, but don’t make any concrete plans just yet. Any new information that comes your way will be meaningful and worth considering.


Relationships are a major highlight this month for you, Libra. Take a look at your commitments and those involved. There are resolutions that are likely long overdue; it’s time to make your voice heard so you can better align the situation with your own needs. You’re looking for relationships that are lasting and worth your while. People are willing to hear you out; use that to your advantage.


This is a transformative month for you, Scorpio. You’re being asked to take a deep look at yourself—who you are, who you want to be, and where you’re going. While your partnerships are definitely something to focus on this month, don’t forget to connect with your needs and identify how you can heal in ways that are truly necessary. It might be an intense process, but if anyone can handle it, it’s you. All of that hard work will lead you to powerful changes, no matter how challenging it might be.


There are many blessings coming your way this month, Sagittarius. This is an excellent time to rethink old patterns that are no longer benefiting you. Look at the bigger picture, and lean into your confidence. There might be some renegotiations necessary in your relationships, but they will ultimately bring more fun energy into your life. Connect, be social, and see what you can create that makes you feel fulfilled.


There is so much room for growth this month, Capricorn. You may need to revise parts of your work or home life to accommodate your evolving comfort levels. You’re ready to break free of old routines and find pleasure in your day to day. These changes will increase your motivation to move toward the goals you set for yourself. Go for it!


There are many changes ahead for you this month, Aquarius. You’re venturing toward a turning point in your life that can’t be ignored. Take the necessary steps to break free of patterns and climb out of any ruts you find yourself sinking into. The changes that come as a result might have felt impossible up until now. Make room for those shifts—but have long-term results in mind while doing so.


This is the ideal time to reflect on what you learned recently, Pisces. Your perception isn’t what it used to be. Consider how new insights have influenced how you think about what’s most important to you. This shift can be very powerful and bring meaningful results. The way you view your self-worth will light the way to exactly what you need. Embrace the feeling. Open yourself up to your new dreams. You won’t regret it.

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Amanda Hansen
Amanda Hansen is an astrologer based in Tampa, Florida. Amanda has learned astrology through various resources, including studying under different astrologers including Aliza Kelly and Annabel Gat. Amanda’s work includes astrology consultations, writing astrology content such as horoscopes, and she is a co-host on the astrology podcast “It’s Just A Transit.”
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