Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Acting Resumes and other Acting topics.
Mailings are a great way to get your resume seen by agencies and casting directors. All you need to start mailing is a copy of Ross Reports. Get relevant addresses from there and put your package together. Your package should include a headshot, resume, and (brief!) cover letter. You should have separate resumes for film work and commercial work. Use the cover letter to show your creativity and personality in three short paragraphs: who you are, what want to accomplish, and why you are mailing the agent and/or casting director.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|