Getting my Career Started

Top 5 Frequently Asked Questions from Actors not in Los Angeles or New York

1: Do I need an agent? No, you don’t NEED an agent. You can find casting calls and self-submit. BUT, having an agent helps once you have some experience under your...

TIPS TO AVOID ACTOR SCAMS: Only submit to casting calls posted on legitimate casting call sites. You can usually tell a legitimate site by reviewing their “terms and...

What to do when your sides have no context! – Scams and Vents

A reader writes in asking for help when the sides offer no context of the scene. Also, a reader shares with us an experience he had that was straight out of La La Land!...

Catrine shares her number one pet peeve at an audition! – Scams and Vents

Catrine tells us exactly what will make her stop an audition.  Also, a reader writes in asking for advice from the readers on how to stay in-character as a method actor when...

Another scam spotted! – Scams & Vents

In this installment of Scams & Vents, a reader brings a scam to our attention. Catrine breaks down how the scam was operated and what they did about it....

Don’t Get Scammed! – Scams & Vents

In this installment of Scams & Vents, ReelGuru founder, Catrine McGregor answers your questions about scams. Also, a reader writes in to share a nightmare experience he had...

Why Do I Need to Have my Sides? – Scams & Vents

Have you ever been told that you need your sides with you in the audition, even if you’re memorized? Catrine tells you why this is! Another reader writes in to vent about an...