Are You a Humble Actor?

WATCH: Dan Levy explains why actors need to check their ego at the door.

Video Source: Youtube

It there’s one thing “Schitt’s Creek” creator-star Dan Levy has learned while working with his father, Eugene, and Catherine O’Hara on “Schitt’s Creek,” it’s that set morale comes from the top down, and that every actor is better off when checking their ego at the door. “You have to have a safe space when you walk on set to have the ability to try things,” he says, and that’s only done through humility and hard work.

READ: How to Get Cast on ‘Schitt’s Creek’

Welcome to Backstage Live! Join us each week as actors across film, TV, and theater join us for in-depth interviews about their craft, their latest projects, and the advice they have for fellow talents on-the-rise. For our full archives, visit our Facebook page at

Want to act on television? Check out Backstage’s TV audition listings!