If you are an aspiring actor and would like to be on TV be on TV, the first thing you need to do is to develop a professional portfolio of your work which should include a headshot, several body shots and a DVD of your acting work.
After you have a portfolio, the next step you have to do if you want to be on TV is to research thousands of auditions for sit coms, reality shows and other TV shows. If you are just start out in the entertainment industry, here are a few tips to auditioning.
First, make sure you show up on time for your audition and dress for the part that you want to get. Speak loudly, clearly and enthusiastically if you want to be on TV because casting directors and producers are looking for energetic individuals who will look vibrant on TV.
You will probably have to go on several auditions before you can be on TV. Eva Longoria, the star of “Desperate Housewives” was actually an extra in the movies and on TV before she was able to be on TV.
You could also be on TV as an extra. Casting directors and producers need to hire extras to act in the background during large scenes like those in a restaurant or café.
You don’t have to be an actor to be on TV. There are also plenty of positions for people behind the scenes like sound and lighting crew and camera people.
Reality shows like “Survivor,” “America’s Next Top Model,” and “The Amazing Race” give average ordinary people the opportunity to be on TV.
Game shows also offer an opportunity for non-actors to be on TV. Producers and casting directors look for people with great personalities to be on TV.
If you’d really like to be on TV, it is a good idea to get a talent agent or agency to represent you. Talent agents are always looking to find auditions to be on TV.
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