Amy Jo Berman

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    26 Reasons Why You Didn’t Get the Part

    Since this is one of the most frequently asked questions I receive and the one that hangs you up the most and twists you into knots as an actor and a creative being, let’s get into it.

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    4 Steps To Getting the Red Carpet Life You Deserve

    Have you ever felt kind of down or resentful of others success? Have you made excuses for why this actor or that actor got "lucky" to get a part or receive an award?

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    3 Acting Lessons From Lena Dunham

    Dunham's sudden burst of popularity and even her mere presence as a (relatively new) player in our industry is not only a breath of fresh air, but a treasure trove of lessons for you as an actor. Here are just three that pop to mind that can help you ...

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    The Demo Reel Secret Nobody Told You

    "The secret about demo reels" evokes an air of mystery, doesn’t it? But a secret is just a piece of information that you don’t know yet, and former VP of Casting at HBO Amy Jo Berman is gonna spill it for you here!

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    Don’t Show Your Underwear At An Audition

    Let’s talk about your underwear for a sec. I know what you’re thinking. My underwear? Isn’t that a little personal? And what does it have to do with auditions anyway? How can this conversation possibly help my acting career?

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    How To Not Doubt Yourself After An Audition

    Amy Jo Berman, former Vice President of Casting at HBO, share advice for how actors can stay positive after auditions.