3 Things Every Great Demo Reel Needs

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“A really dynamic actor reel showcases an actor’s versatility and their ability in three minutes or less,” says videographer and Backstage Expert Tim Grady. Your reel should show agents and casting directors what you’re all about and leave them wanting to see more. Part of that is dressing in a way that shows your character type and personality but doesn’t distract from what your presenting as an actor. See what else Grady has to say below!

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Tim Grady
Tim Grady created the standard format for the Musical Theater Audition Reel℠ with www.TimGradyFilms.com. Tim Grady Films specializes in college audition video submissions, as well as other theatrical and corporate video projects.