Film Director Eric Bross @tenbenny talks with Actor Will Roberts of ActingUpRadio

Film Director Eric Bross @tenbenny talks with Actor Will Roberts of ActingUpRadio

This week on THE NEW ActingUpRadio.com, in Split screen video. TV, and Film director Eric Bross ( EricBross.com ), With a list of great and major feature credits is our guest.  Eric Bross talks to Actor/Host Will Roberts ( ActorWillRoberts.com ) about his latest film; Affairs of State (2018). Plus Eric and Will talk about some of the new qualities that actors and industry people need to have to survive in this faster than ever pace of Hollywood and beyond.

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Eric Bross Film Director

Eric Bross Film Director

Eric Bross’ feature directorial debut was the critically acclaimed Sundance entry Ten Benny which he co-wrote with Tom Cudworth, and which starred Academy Award winner Adrien Brody.

Bross’ other films include Stranger Than Fiction starring Todd Field and Natasha Wagner, and Restaurant. also starring Adrien Brody. Restaurant was released in 2000 to critical acclaim, and Adrien Brody was nominated for a Spirit Award for Best Actor.

Bross also directed the romantic comedy On The Line for Miramax Films. He then went on to direct USA Network’s Emmy Award winning miniseries Traffic.

Eric completed Vacancy 2 for Sony’s Stage Six Films with The Hal Leiberman Company in 2008 and followed that up with the Nickelodeon original family movie The Boy Who Cried Werewolf, starring Victoria Justice and Brooke Shields for which he won a prestigiousDGA Award.

Eric just completed the political thriller Affairs Of State starring Adrian Grenier,Thora Birch, and Mimi Rogers and is currently in development on the sci-fi, action movie Goliath and the thriller, America’s Favorite written by Bross and Cudworth. Visit EricBross.com

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The Show: 


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A young campaign aide gets in way over his head when he sleeps with the wife and daughter of a presidential candidate only to end up bleeding out on the side of an empty road at night.

Director:

Eric Bross

Writer:

Tom Cudworth


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Award Winning director @aJennPageFilm whips actors demo reel in shape for PILOT SEASON! .. read on!

Friend and award winning #director Jenn Page is helping actors out this holiday season by making this great offer to get your actors demo reel in shape for PILOT SEASON! This is a no brainer … read on!

Actors: Jenn will cut your actor reel for 100$ flat (no music montages) and/or you can sign up for the January actor reel marathon WITH TURN AROUNDS for $350 and get your scenes written for you now (after January price is going up to $500 and scene writing extra). Deposits to hold the rate okay this time only.

Filmmakers: we’ll do our normal 250$/day Co-production fee for $100/day (your insurance covered but no stunts or driving, no workers comp, 5 certs max).

If anyone has other needs and wants help email jenn for additional help. Her production company can maybe help you get that project done finally on your small budget. Hit her up!
HeartsOnFireCasting@gmail.com

@UnionWorking .com protest of Bartle Bogle Hegarty – LA, aka, @BBHBlackSheep @WillRobertsActs

UnionWorking.com protest of Bartle Bogle Hegarty – Los Angeles, aka, BBH

This week I took to the streets of Los Angeles, but not for an audition or a film shoot. Today I was being part of a moment happening in the world of entertainment. This moment has been getting stronger in the last several years, the surge of union advertisers backing out of their union contracts and hiring non-union actors. The entertainment industry is not only filled with fun and exciting opportunities, it also is a tight knit family, and watches out for there own. This was very apparent at this rally. As a feature reporter of 30 years I decided to show my support and get the news out. Click on the news reporter to see the whole story.

Nearly 1000 union SAG-AFTRA performers traversed the city sidewalk at 8360 Melrose Ave., which is home to the advertising agency, Bartle Bogle Hegarty – Los Angeles, aka, BBH. Why? Because BBH is currently a union signatory and have recently defied their signatory contract with the union regarding hiring non-union talent for their commercial advertising. The SAG-AFTRA commercials contract terminates in March of 2019 and therefore the performers union is in preparation for those negotiations so this breach by BBH comes at a most tenuous time.

The non-partisan independent group, @UnionWorking (www.unionworking.com), is comprised of 13 core members with hundreds of followers have been making a concerted effort for more than two years now to coalesce their peers in an organized intelligent and focused effort. UnionWorking is currently creating a video series with prominent stars and along with their union SAG-AFTRA, were instrumental in the passion, energy and turnout of today’s rally against the actions taken by BBH.

 

 

Vist: UnionWorking.com – SAG.org for more information on how you can help!

Actor | Magician | Voice Actor | Cowboy | Weapons Trainer
Winner BEST ACTOR 2018 Golden State Film Festival 
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Jenn Page @aJennPageFilm & Sarah J. Eagen @SarahJEagen Actor, Writer, Director!

Jenn Page Bio:

Jenn is a member of the professional group “Alliance of Women Directors,” where she is on the Board of Directors and the Co-chair of the Career Advancement Program. She was selected as one of fifty women in Hollywood for “50 Women Can Change The World in Media & Entertainment.” She is also the owner and founder of “Heart on Fire

Sarah J. Eagen Bio:

Sarah is a writer and SAG-AFTRA actor with a neuroscience degree. Sarah is currently a staff writer on the new scifi audio drama The Veil, produced by Voxx Studios and coming out in October, 2018. She was a finalist for the 2017 WIF/Blacklist Episodic lab, and one of her sitcom pilot scripts made it to the second round of the 2018 NYTVF Script Competition.

You are a rock star for even reading this right now. If you are here you probably know me, but in the event you don’t you can see some of my work here http://jennpage.com.)

Most of you know that I was recently selected as one of 6 directors for the first ever Alliance of Women Directors Shoot ‘Em Up. The six directors have been hand selected and are all professional working directors. The premiere screening is set to happen at Walt Disney Studios in Burbank in late October and it is an extreme honor to get to premiere at their theatre and with the 5 insanely talented directors making the other films.

What you may not know is that as a filmmaker I’ve been lucky enough to direct several feature films, music videos, series for the web, live shows, and even a TV talk show. However, never have I had an opportunity like the one here before me now. The opportunity to screen a film at Walt Disney, to be a part of a series featuring other working women filmmakers and seen by high level industry guests. It’s a very exciting time and my team and I are working hard to create the best film we can!

 

Moreover, we are telling a very important story about a woman who escaped horrific incidents in her homeland of El Salvador and now suffers from mental illness brought on by PTSD. She moves in with a family as a live in housekeeper and slowly starts to unravel. We explore the issues of immigration, mental health, and family. And it’s all based on true events!

We have been given a $1,000 grant by the Alliance of Women Directors to get us off and running. We are more than grateful for the grant and we are putting it to good use. However, it only scratches the surface. We still need money for meals, crew, props, wardrobe, camera gear, post-production services and more!

When we say “every single dollar counts” it has never been more true! $1. $5. $10. $1,000! We’ll take it all and put it all to great use.

We have LESS THAN ONE WEEK until we have to film this!

Thank you for visiting the page and reading all of this and considering helping us!

Love & light,

Jenn Page, Producer/Director

SarahJeagen.com

CAST & CREW COMMITTED TO THE CAUSE:

Director: Jenn Page

Writers: Sarah J. Eagen & Jenn Page

Producers: Jenn Page, Sarah Eagen, Chris Edgar, Joanna Ke, Robyn Heller, Mark Needle

Associate Producer: Amber Romero

AD: Fanny Pierre

Cinematographer: Sara Baum

Makeup Artist: Katherine Fernandez

Stunt Coordinator: Matthew Norman

More crew to come!

Adelita (our El Salvadorian woman): Tessie Herrasti

Celia (daughter): Harley Silva

Caleb (son): Ian Nunney

Noah (father): John L. Curtis

Jayla (mother): Lisa Roumain-Smith

Soledad: Lauren Albo

More cast to come!

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I created ActingUpRadio about 4 years ago with the

idea that actors, directors, producers, Casting Directors, and anyone else in this very fun, but very difficult industry could hear conversation about how to succeed with the ever changing landscape of Hollywood and beyond.

https://www.patreon.com/ActingUpRadio

However, this show has an enormous work load to produce, host and promote and is done by a three person crew; ME, MYSELF and I! that is right I am the everything of this show. I started in radio in the late 80’s and cut my teeth in small radio stations, and talk show producing.

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So now I am asking the public and friends to consider donating just like I was NPR, Or PBS. Pretty sure listening to the radio show that it is a cut above most shows out there. I pride myself in talking with my guest like they are friends. I am more interested in what they have to say, and less about my ego on display.

Now, let me be clear a lot of the content that you hear on ActingUpRadio.com is not only good for performers, but good for the average business person. We might talk with a naturopathic doctor about stress that stops us from achiving our goals, PR, Gorilla Marketing… You see actors look for work 99% of the time and work 1%. So they “should” be the most clever and suave business people, BUT most of the time aren’t. That is the whole reason behind this show. This is me giving back to people who are wanting to succeed in business and life.

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WHY AM I QUALIFIED ?

Giving back to people nowadays is easy, just go to Youtube and there are plenty of people wanting to give you their opinions, but most are far from qualified to do so.  I have been in business and show business for 37 years. Plus very rarely will you find a business professional, especially in the film and TV that will give you help without a price tag. This radio show lets you cut through the learning curve and get to work, and enjoy it.

Please consider going to this site and donating something to this radio show.

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Here is what industry professionals are saying about the show:

Not only was the experience fun and good PR, but it surprisingly unlocked insights and new ideas into my own endeavors. – Wes Stevens, CEO, VOX, Inc.

 

Listen to a sample of the show and see if you agree that all shows are NOT created equal!

Sincerely,
Will RobertsActor | Voice Actor | Cowboy | Weapons Trainer
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Actor Will Roberts @WillRobertsActs & Diogo Morgado team up to create a short film that is taking home festival awards!

Actor Will Roberts @WillRobertsActs & Diogo Morgado team up to create a short film that is taking home festival awards!

PLEASE everyone, I really need anyone and everyone to go to this short film I did in Brazil with Diogo Morgado and leave a positive comment and like this film please.

https://independentshortsawards.com/2018/04/03/signal 

 

Signal by Diogo Morgado
Actor: Will Roberts ( ActorWillRoberts.com )

Free Meisner Acting Seminar with Joanne Baron @ActatBaronBrown

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Elise Pollack: Baron Brown Studio
Phone: 310.451.3311
  Email: info@baronbrown.com
   

Free Meisner Acting Seminar with Joanne Baron

Monday, March 26 – 1pm

 

Santa Monica, CA, March 26, 2018 – 1pm The Artistic Director and founder of Baron Brown Studio will be hosting a free acting seminar on the Meisner Technique on Monday, March 26th at 1pm. Joanne Baron studied under Sandy Meisner in his private class, having originally trained with renowned acting teacher, William Esper, the head teacher of Sanford Meisner’s Neighborhood Playhouse in New York City for over 14 years. She subsequently went on to form the Baron Brown Studio with her husband, DW Brown. The Studio has been a wellspring for the theatrical casting and producing community for over forty years and continues to produce gifted actors, writers, directors, and producers who bring their training and talent to all aspects of theater, film, and television. Alums include Halle Berry, Robin Wright, Mariska Hargitay, Patrick Dempsey, Leslie Mann, and more.

This specific seminar will be an introduction to the Meisner Technique, an in-depth explanation of the Studio, an opportunity to meet Joanne, and see why so many successful actors have studied the Meisner Technique. It should last 1-1.5 hours.

 

 

If you would like to RSVP to this event, please email your name and number to info@baronbrown.com. You must RSVP in order to attend. The location of the free seminar is 1323 Lincoln Blvd. Ste 200, Santa Monica, CA 90401.

Morgan from TheActorsConsultant.com & A Moment with Morgan @Morgan_Lester

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Hey #actors and #performers the new segment with Morgan from TheActorsConsultant.com ( @the.actors.consultant )is now out! “A Moment with Morgan”

I decided to chop up my segments, so this is about 15 minutes long with some amazing information on how to market yourself as an actor. I don’t care how talented you are if people don’t know who you are and where you’re at and what you do it’s like selling water in the Siberian desert. Check out this segment from actingupradio.com (go to actingupradio.com) do you hear the full segment…

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