Category Archives: Entertainment

Actor behaving badly

Actor Thomas Gibson reportedly kicked a writer on the set of his series, Criminal Minds. As a result, he was suspended from work and has now been fired. Acting requires big personalities, and sometimes results in big egos, but a propensity … Continue reading

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The industry and child actor safety

There are laws and legislation to protect child actors, but until the industry takes on the responsibility of keeping children safe, it’s not going to stop.  George Mason University film professor Thomas Britt calls the industry out and shows the … Continue reading

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The role of social media in casting

We don’t believe young actors need a big presence on social media. In fact, we discourage it. But are we wrong?  Casting often happens now based on fan following. It can be assumed that an actor who has one million … Continue reading

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When a project is cancelled

We assume once an actor gets through the auditions, books and films a job, it will air on TV or open in theaters, but that doesn’t always happen.  Shows we expect to see on television may be cancelled before they … Continue reading

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High School Musical 4 – Part 2

And the news just keeps on spewing.  Now there is a Twitter campaign to hire a known actor.  Will it work?  What if it doesn’t?  Who is going to get the booking?  Are they still auditioning?  How can you separate … Continue reading

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The Final Season of Idol

One of our long-running traditions since the start of our forum is watching American Idol together and predicting who will win. Sometimes we agree and sometimes we are right.  Thus year, our favorites are many, but Lee Jean and Dalton … Continue reading

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Children’s Theatre Humor

Sometimes we just want to have fun or make fun of critics who are full of themselves.  One of our favorite character actors brings it to life in a four minute spoof.

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