The author directing actor Gabriel Byrne in the feature film, “An L.A. Minute”

Practical Advice for the Actor

Daniel Adams
May 23, 2020 · 12 min read

It is a widely conceded urban legend that the acting profession is one of the most competitive in the world, and if you look at it strictly as a ratio of available actors versus available jobs, there is enough empirical evidence to convince you of that assumption. But in actuality, the odds of having an acting career are much better than they appear because, although there are an overwhelming number of actors out there, I can attest…