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  • Advice

    6 Qualities to Look for in an Agent

    Founder of Abrams Artists Agency Harry Abrams chats about how he got started in the biz, what his agents look for in potential clients, and, conversely, what actors should look for in potential agents.

  • Advice

    8 Tips for Better Headshots From an Agent and a CD

    Backstage chats with casting director Benton Whitley and agent Richard Fisher to get the low-down on what they look for in an actor’s headshot.

  • Advice

    1 Agent on Why She Says Yes to a Client

    Marni Rosenzweig, Senior Vice President with Abrams Artists Agency, talks about the importance of training, how referrals can get you in the door—and how none of that may matter.

  • Interview

    Advice on Getting an Agent From Your Online Work

    Alec Shankman, the newly appointed head of AAA’s alternative programming and digital media department, discusses the changing tides of fictional and reality content and what your agent needs to be doing for you.

  • Advice

    1 Agent on What Makes a Great Headshot

    Everyone has a different take on what makes a great headshot, and your best bet is to look at them all and make your decision from there. That’s why we asked Abrams Artist Agency’s Robert Attermann what he thinks makes a good headshot!

  • Advice

    How Involved Should Your Agent Be?

    Relationships with agents can be tricky. You’re paying him or her to aid you in your career, but at the same time, you’re in the trenches together in what can at times be an intensely personal business. So how involved in clients’ lives do agents become? Abrams Artists ...

  • Advice

    What Your Agent Does Post Audition

    Having an agent secure auditions for you is just one upside to having representation—there’s also knowing that you’re not alone afterward! Your agent is there for you in the post-audition blur, as Abrams Artist Agency’s Robert Attermann explains.

  • Interview

    Dispelling 3 Myths About L.A. Theater

    Abrams Artists Agency’s Sharon Paz talks misconceptions about the L.A. theater scene and highlights reasons actors should want to get involved and how they can.

  • Advice

    Are You in Danger of Being Dropped by Your Agent?

    Finding an agent can be one of the most difficult but helpful aspects of pursuing acting as a career. But just as in a relationship, sometimes one or both parties can find that enough is enough. We asked Abrams Artist Agency’s Robert Attermann to break down the reasons an ...

  • Advice

    4 Ways Agents Find New Actors

    COO of Abrams Artists Agency Robert Attermann discusses four ways agents find new actors to add to their rosters!