CD Workshops

CD Workshops

I attended a Casting Director Workshop at Cast Iron Studios this past weekend in Portland, OR. And I had a great time. The workshop was held by Paul Weber (LA), and Lana Veenker, Founder of Cast Iron Studios, one of the premiere casing agencies in the northwest,...
Passion Power

Passion Power

It dawned on me recently during a very heated political debate on a public forum, that many of us seem to get excitedly passionate (and share that passion) only when we are upset, challenged, or threatened. Why is it harder, seemingly, to be passionate about the...
Spotlight On: Clock Time

Spotlight On: Clock Time

What are you doing right now? Reading this post? What I am I doing right now? Writing this post, petting my dog, and half-watching NFL football. What are you doing with your time. Do you use it wisely? If you are an actor, how you choose to use your time will greatly...
Deadline Short Film

Deadline Short Film

Well, as you probably guessed, I booked Deadline. Getting to work on this film with Doug Stapleton directing was a huge success for me. Last year, I was cast in his short film Take 38, but had to drop out to shoot Thunderballs. Well, I suppose I did not *have* to drop...
Revelation

Revelation

Seattle has a wonderfully supportive and energetic indie film community. This is a revelation. I “joined” this community last year, in 2011, when I worked on Shadowed then All My Presidents. Shortly after that, I began blogging, heavily, about the...