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    38 Famous Actors’ Audition Prep Tricks

    Preparing for an audition can be a daunting task. Luckily, some of the busiest actors in the industry spoke with Backstage this year about what they do to prepare for an audition. If you’re stuck at where to start, or are simply looking for some new tips, check out ...

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    Why Tituss Burgess Deserves an Emmy Statue

    We’re raising a glass of pinot noir and counting down the reasons Tituss Burgess, nominated a second time for the supporting actor in a comedy Emmy, should win big with the Television Academy this year.

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    7 Questions With…Carol Kane

    Oscar nominee Carol Kane (“Hester Street”) confirms that working on “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” is just as much fun as it looks, divulges her acting crushes, and dishes about her most memorable survival job at a publication you might know.

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    Marisa Tomei Honored at Starry 2016 Miscast Gala

    MCC Theater honored the Oscar winner and celebrated with sensational performances from Linda Lavin, Lea Salonga, Tituss Burgess, Tina Fey, Shanice Williams, Cynthia Erivo, and more!

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    WATCH: The Season 2 Trailer for ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’

    The trailer for the sophomore season of the Netflix original “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” has debuted and Kimmy (Ellie Kemper) is as bubbly as ever.

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    8 Netflix Performances to Keep an Eye on This Year

    What’s in store for Netflix this year? In honor of “House of Cards” Season 4 streaming March 4, here are eight new and returning performances on the streaming network you won’t want to miss!

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    13 Fictional Actors From TV Shows

    There’s no shortage of television shows about acting—maybe it’s all that drama?—but these 13 fictional performers are (for better or worse) some of our favorite fake actors on TV. Can you relate?

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    Emmys 2015: Tituss Burgess on Storytelling, Acting Advice, and Tina Fey

    The first-time Emmy nominee for streaming comedy “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” gave some insightful career advice in his conversation with Backstage and the SAG Foundation.

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    The ‘Unbreakable’ Tituss Burgess

    Things never turn out the way you expect. Just ask Emmy nominee Tituss Burgess, whose breakout role on Netflix’s “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” was tailor-made in more ways than one.

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    8 Questions With...Tituss Burgess

    Broadway’s Sebastian in “The Little Mermaid” reflects on the role that most inspired him, his obsession with Robin Wright, and the magic of working with Tina Fey on Netflix’s “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.”