How to start acting in film
Possessing even the rarest talent, without proper preparation you will not immediately become an actor. First, find good acting courses. It can be a theater school or several master classes with a professional. When choosing courses, make sure that teachers really understand their business. A person should be familiar with the film industry and achieve some success in this area.
Make some professional photos. They will be required for you to register in a modeling or acting agency. Such photographs are called "tests". Remember, you do not need staged shots, but the pictures, in which you are presented in the best way. Full-length photos, portrait, profile. To work in the crowd, ordinary and non-professional shots are also suitable. On them you should look like in everyday life.
Find some acting agencies, send your photos to them. Better choose three or four agencies at once. Remember that in a serious organization you will not be forced to pay for the execution of a portfolio or for filing an application. Choose agencies on the recommendation, reviews on the Internet. Pay attention to the agency's portfolio, in which projects and shootings the actors of the agency take part.
Immediately get a role in the movies is almost impossible. First you have to work in the crowd, to appear in advertising. Agencies rarely engage in extras. If you want to get in them, contact the masters of mass propaganda assistants directly. Pay attention to the suggestions on the Internet - sometimes people are looking for a certain type of appearance.
Attend castings. Proposals for shooting are only eminent actors. You are still offering yourself for a role. Regularly look through the casting lists. Be sure to follow the specified characteristics. If the exact type is prescribed and you do not fit it, do not take the time from yourself and other people. On casting, and without that many people who are suitable for character description are better than you.
Be ready: to begin to act in film, at times it is necessary to visit many castings. This is not the easiest thing to do, but if you confidently go to your goal, you will surely cope.