Monthly Archives: May 2016

Another actor arrested

Mark Salling of Glee fame is the latest celebrity to be indicted on child pornography charges.  They were so big that he was indicted in a federal court.  Because of his arrest, his scenes in “Gods and Secrets” are being … Continue reading

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Nickelodeon Bootcamp

Actors audition and if chosen, attend a bootcamp where they are given two weeks of intensive training. They may then be offered a contract for a Nickelodeon show. The odds are long on getting selected but reports are that it … Continue reading

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Quiet time

July is the traditional industry quiet period, but in our experience, once Upfronts are announced the industry begins to slow down.  After Memorial Day, people start planning vacations.  Parents with children in school are either on summer break or are … Continue reading

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Child abuse in Hollywood

It’s a subject no one wants to talk about. Parents don’t want to think their children are at risk, but the less they are willing to confront it, the more likely it’s going to happen again and again.  This week … Continue reading

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Book a commercial, pay for college?

That used to be the case. One national commercial with residuals could fill up the Coogan. Now, with more commercials filming as non union or as buy outs, especially cable or internet ads, it’s very unlikely. So, when one of … Continue reading

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You’re going to a premiere

What to wear?  Parents usually want to remain in the background, so it’s best to select garments that won’t stand out in the crowd. The event is for your child to been seen and to shine, so spend more time … Continue reading

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Reliable sources

When a child is going out for a job, parents want to stay updated on the audition process. We want to know where casting is at every step, and how our child fits in with what they want. We realized … Continue reading

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