L.A. Models Signs Kristina Pimenova 10, a controversial child model from Moscow. Pimenova has an enormous social media following and is often referred to as ‘the most beautiful girl in the world.’ Kristina began modelling age three and at age 10, has already been the face of Roberto Cavalli, Benetton, Dolce & Gabbana, and Armani Kids and has been featured […]
Join GRAY STUDIO’s Spring & Summer Acting Camps in Los Angeles! Gray Studios L.A. is offering an all encompassing youth camp for both Spring Break and Summer. Enroll your child actor to learn the secrets of becoming a working child actor, to participate in making a movie and most importantly, to have a great time! Both […]
Posted on 03. Feb, 2016 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
CHILD ACTORS! It’s PILOT SEASON 2016 – Time to learn WHAT CASTING DIRECTORS WANT – by attending LA Film & TV Workshops Casting Director Seminars with affordable, top quality casting workshops! Child Actors can be seen by top casting directors in a low-pressure environment at LA Film & TV Workshops in Studio City, during the busiest time of the […]
Check out all these HMB Child Stars In the News! An enormous congratulations to Hollywood Mom Keri Shahidi and her gorgeous Child Star on the rise, Yara Shahidi who is literally EVERYWHERE these days! In addition to starring on the wildly popular ABC TV Show “Black-ish,” and landing the coveted cameo as a young Olivia Pope on “Scandal,” Yara […]
Spend Your Summer on THE ACTORS CAMPUS in Los Angeles You’ve heard of a pop-up restaurant, right? How about a pop-up learning campus just for young actors? The Actors Campus, a Young Actors Camp program, is the summer sensation that’s got Hollywood Moms, Dads and the whole industry buzzing. At The Actors Campus, a Los Angeles area […]
Learn the Top 4 Secrets to Booking Auditions! At any audition, the casting directors await you and the door separating you can often be seen as a barricade. In reality, you should view it as a gateway and treat it as though it is your stage. Whether it’s a pre-read for an associate or a full-blown […]
Childrens Multi-Camera Intensive January 30&31 at ShoWorks Entertainment, a two-day educational training course for Multi-Camera Comedy shows. Join ShoWorks Entertainment for a Childrens Multi-Camera Intensive and learn what goes on behind the scenes and learn the process that takes your favorite shows from script to screen. From table reads to script layouts, camera blocking, stage direction, rehearsals, […]
HMB’s KUNG FU PANDA 3 Mini Red Carpet Screening On Saturday, January 16, 2016, Hollywood Mom Blog’s Moms, Dads and child actors attended Hollywood Mom Blog’s KUNG FU PANDA 3 Mini Red Carpet Premiere Screening in Burbank, CA. It was a wonderful afternoon enojoyed by all. Check out these fun photos of our kids on […]
GRAY STUDIOS Presents YOUTH VOICE OVER CLASS With Jeff Howell and Ogie Banks! Learn Commercial, Promo and Animation voice over technique with some of the best in the business! Does your child actor want to learn to voice cartoon characters for the kids networks? Maybe your child wants to perfect his voice over audition skills for […]
How to Market Your Child Actor for Increased Auditions and Call Backs (Part 1 of 3) The concept of marketing when applied to a young child actor is really quite simple. It boils down to doing a few things that may increase your child actor’s presence in print and on the big screen. Just think […]
Warner Bros. Records Signs All-Girl Pop Group L2M Warner Bros. Records is pleased to announce that it has signed all-girl pop group L2M (which stands for “Listening 2 Music”) to its roster and will release their debut single, “Girlz,” via all digital retailers on January 15th. The group’s official website – www.L2MOfficial.com – launches today […]
YOUNG ACTORS! Kids and teens can get a leg up on PILOT SEASON 2016 with LA Film & TV Workshops Casting Director Seminars with affordable, top quality casting workshops! Child Actors can be seen by top casting directors in a low-pressure environment at LA Film & TV Workshops in Studio City, during the busiest time of the […]
Top 10 Tips for Pilot Season Welcome to magical, exciting yet sometimes frustrating experience of PILOT SEASON. With 25 years plus as a Casting Director, seven years as a private coach for many working young actors worldwide and as former teen actor myself, I have experienced many years of pilot seasons! It’s guaranteed to be a […]
Former Disney Child Star Michael Galeota Dead at 31. The actor, who worked steadily in his younger years and starred in “Clubhouse Detectives,” and the television series “The Jersey,” “Bailey Kippers P.O.V.” was pronounced dead Sunday at his Glendale, California home. TMZ reports that Michael James Galeota had alcohol-realted issues “racking up 3 DUIs from 2006 – […]
South Philly Teen Jalen Hoang, 15, describes himself as, “a regular kid from South Philadelphia who’s ambitious, spends a lot of time with family and who loves basketball.” But in reality, he’s also an actor and a recording artist who is working diligently on his crafts, and would like to follow in the footsteps of his […]
Looking Ahead Awards 2015 honored leaders in the former young performer community on Thursday, December 3 at Taglyan Cultural Complex in Hollywood, California. The gala raises awareness and financial support for The Actors Fund’s Looking Ahead Program. “Young performers are an important part of Hollywood’s future,” said Keith McNutt, Director of The Actors Fund’s Western […]
Posted on 01. Dec, 2015 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Child Actors Handling Audition Rejection & Anxiety was an article Hollywood Mom Blog originally posted 5 years ago – but it’s just as appropriate today. You get the call. Your agent says “Your daughter is perfect for it,” or “Your son is exactly what they are looking for.” You and your child both begin to […]
Posted on 17. Nov, 2015 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Young Actors Winter Film Camps at GRAY STUDIOS throughout December 2015, in North Hollywood Location! Winter Film Camp at Gray Studios will be a two-week film camp, held December 7 through December 18th, focused on creating and developing an original short film with an IMDB credit. A digital download on the film WILL be provided to camper actors […]
CASTING PARENTS AND THEIR PRODIGY TEENS Are you the parent of a child who just doesn’t realize how talented they are? Do you have a teenage prodigy in the house who you KNOW could shoot for the stars with their talent but isn’t interested in giving it their all? A major cable network and major television production […]
Posted on 28. Oct, 2015 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Child Actor ZACHARY HAVEN Joins BASTARDS currently in production in Atlanta. Ed Helms, Owen Wilson, Glenn Close and J.K. Simmons star in the comedy BASTARDS for Alcon Entertainment, Montecito Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures. Zachary will play Ed Helm’s son. BASTARDS focuses on fraternal twin brothers (Wilson and Helms) whose eccentric mother (Close) led them to believe their father […]
Posted on 26. Oct, 2015 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
ROOM director Lenny Abrahamson shared the intense challenge in casting the lead child actor role of Jack. ROOM is adapted from the Emma Donoghue novel inspired by the horrific Austrian Elizabeth Fritzl imprisonment case. Abrahamson shared that casting the leading role gave him “night sweats,” until finally discovering Jacob Tremblay of Vancouver. By all reports, this nine year old […]