Want to Work on a Film Crew? Here’s How.

The entertainment biz is booming, but the spotlight isn’t just for actors and directors. Those things need people to operate them. Films need large crews of technically inclined people to make the magic happen — people with varied trade backgrounds, from electricians to carpenters to tailors. If you’ve ever wanted a chance to explore your […]

Shooting a Bold Scene as a Beginning Director

Image Source Bringing the element of reality is very crucial in telling a moving story. The audience can relate to it better, feel more emotions and can understand your story better. It is the responsibility of the director to make their actors work together to form a film that reflects the true essence of the […]

6 Rules Every Successful Actor Followed When They Started Out

The road is long. Anyone that has ever thought about a career in acting will tell you that. Not only is it long, it can be pretty rough and ruthless too. Unfortunately, if you get that buzz from being on stage or in front of the camera then you’ll know that you have no other […]

How To Be Considered for Your Dream Job in Entertainment

Chances are since you have landed here at the WorkinEntertainment blog, you are a job seeker, continuing your quest for employment. Chances are this isn’t the only place you have searched for career advice. Chances are you have been inundated with opinions on updating your resume, how to handle a job interview, what internships you […]

8 Powerful Habits That Will Make You More Successful

Success. What is that thing we all aim for? Is it about attracting fans wherever you go? Is it about getting more people to follow you on Instagram? Is it about getting more views on your YouTube videos? Yes, success is all these things. However, it’s also much more than that! Success is a multidimensional […]

15 Daily Routines of Highly Productive People

It’s 2am and you’re still on set. You’re used to this tempo, so it’s not a big deal. Except, it is. When you reach a certain point of exhaustion, your mind starts giving up on you. At this point, this is the right thing to do: wrap it up and go to sleep. But, is […]

Ten Factors That Will Lead to Success in Entertainment Careers

The question comes weekly, “I want to work in entertainment, but I don’t really know how, or what I want to do. Can you help?” The person asking this question excites me. They have a vision of what they want from life, but are unburdened by preconceived notions.  They are open and willing to tackle […]

Seven Ways to Protect Yourself from Work Burnout

Although work burnout is something we usually associate with menial or repetitive office jobs, it is also quite common in other niches as well. Even though the entertainment industry looks fun from the outside, creativity is not the only thing that fuels it. It also requires hard work, long or irregular hours, and an incredibly […]

Tips for Negotiating on Your own Behalf

Not every job provides you the opportunity to negotiate, sometimes for entry level jobs it’s in your best interest just to get your foot in the door, but after that first gig is in the books it’s time to make a case for something more than what is being offered. Most of us are workers, […]

What It Takes To Make A Casting Director Want You

Casting directors want you to wow them. They want to come away from the casting call knowing that you’re perfect for the part, just like you do. But you have to prove it to them – they’re not mind readers after all. You might be the most confident, inventive, imaginative actor you know, but if you […]