December 27, 2009
A casting agent receives hundred or thousands of 8X10’s to fill out a role. He or She tries to match the face to the desired role. Wouldn’t you want a headshots that stands out? A headshots that says this person is just what we want? Sometimes they are looking for a certain look, but find that the actor’s headshot convinced them that a different look is even better than what they were originally looking for? He or She is perfect!
Throughout this boxing week we will be talking about Actor’s Headshots for Casting. Please feel free to offer your advice on what makes a good Actor’s Headshot? Tomorrow we will cover types of headshots, followed by the shooting, followed by post-production and audition.