GET HANDS ON EXPERIENCE
Try extra/background work to learn about the film industry in Vancouver and make a little extra cash.
HAVE A GREAT PORTFOLIO
The right headshots, demo reel and resume can help you stand out from the crowd.
NEVER STOP LEARNING
The best become the best because they never stop learning; take classes, attend local Vancouver workshops and alway continue to grow.
USE SOCIAL MEDIA IN THE RIGHT WAYS
Things we put on the internet are forever, make sure you represent yourself properly online. Plus you can create online portfolios to better help yourself get booked.
BE CAUTIOUS WITH PEOPLE ASKING FOR $ TO HELP YOU
We have compiled a list of websites below with resources for actors from the unions, government and employment standards that all actors should have on hand to feel informed in this industry.
FIND THE RIGHT TALENT AGENCY FOR YOU
We all have different personalities, goals and dreams; finding an agent to look after what YOU want is crucial. Look around and talk to a few agents before you sign to anyone.