As Hollywood Moms we take our kids on auditions if not several times a day, at least several times a week. I know I'm not the only one who has asked themselves, "What in the world do these casting directors want?" and "How can I best prepare my daughter for each audition?" Fortunately, Hollywood Mom Blog has friends in all the right places and Casting Director Katie Taylor of Taylor Casting has generously agreed to answer our most pressing casting questions along with revealing the ever important "do's and do nots" of the business.
TOP 5 TIPS FOR CHILD MODELS, Written by HMB Guest Contributor Ursula Bensimon, founder and owner of Bensimon Models & Talent Being a mother is a job unlike any other. But being a mother to a child model is a truly unique and incredible experience. It requires sacrifices, patience, commitment, standing up for your child
Actors Top 4 Workout Elements by Deborah Lemen Musicians, artists, and dancers are consistently working on their craft. Dancers; step by step, Musicians; note by note, Artists; stroke by stroke. In the same vein, as an actor, it is extremely important to be continually working out on your own and in class, hence here are
Read These 10 Tips Child Actors' Parents - Especially those who pull double duty as their child's manager. West Coast Counseling Center of Los Angeles specializes in working with the unique and underlying set of issues that arise for Child Actors (and Child Actors' Parents') working in the entertainment industry. Sometimes WCCC of Los Angeles consults with a private
This is the Headshot Tips Video for the ages. Share this Perfect Headshot Tips Video with your photographers, fellow actors, agents, managers - EVERYONE. Seriously, let's make this Actors Perfect Headshot Tips Video go viral! Because I've owned and served as editor forHollywood Mom Blog and several HMB FB Groups for more than a decade (and
Child Actor Loses Role on Network Soap Opera This is the news no actor, young or old, wants to hear. According to several news outlets and his own social media accounts, child actor TK Weaver lost the role of DANNY MORGAN on the ABC soap opera General Hospital. TK Weaver shared publicly that General Hospital
'FRESH OFF THE BOAT' Child Actors Celebrate 100th Episode The 'Fresh Off the Boat' child actors celebrate 100th episode of their hit show, with ABC president Karey Burke and TCFTV president Jonnie Davis, as well as their fellow cast, crew and producers, featuring an elaborate cake-cutting on Stage 88 on the Fox Lot in Los
NICKELODEON Casting Call ARE YOU SMARTER THAN A 5TH GRADER? Does your child actor have the right stuff? If so, Nickelodeon is searching for Smart, Funny and Outgoing 5th Graders to star in the reboot of the Iconic Game Show, Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader? To apply for this Nickelodeon Casting Call, Kids
"The Kid Who Would be King" Will the Movie be a Box Office Bomb? It's predicted that the YA flick, staring child actor Louis Ashbourne Serkis, will be 2019's first box office bomb with a potential $50 million dollar loss. So how can this happen WHEN the movie: 1) Hails from successful filmmaker Joe Cornish
FOX Casts Child Actors JULIAN GREY and AMMON JACOB FORD in feature film Downhill! Child Actors Julian Grey and Ammon Jacob Ford to play the fraternal twin sons of Pete and Billie Stanton (Will Ferrell and Julia Louis-Dreyfus). Julian Grey (Godless) has been cast as Finn Stanton and Ammon Jacob Ford (Seal Team) will play Emerson Stanton.
CASTING CALL: TALENTED KID DESIGNERS DO YOU KNOW A TALENTED KID DESIGNER? Fun, New Project wants to showcase your kid and their creative fashions!! Nina Corbett Casting seeks kids between the ages of 10-14 years of age who are passionate and obsessed with fashion and design! Is your child a talented designer or fashionista?