The Conscious Actor

by Bonnie Katz, MA Are you blocking your creativity? For the past 25 years, John Cleese (Monty Python), has been doing research on the subject of creativity.  Every actor who strives to produce great work needs to know the answers to two important questions: 1- How do...

Military Veterans in The Entertainment Industry

By Stephanie Maura Sanchez “What!?!  You were in the Navy? But you’re so feminine.” That’s the response I usually get from casting when they scroll to the bottom of my resume where I have listed under additional experience: “4.5 years as an officer in the U.S. Navy.”...

Rebel Without A Car

by Enci Turn Your Time Into Dollars “We define others not by what they have but by what they lack. Rather than examine what they can offer,” writes Edgar Cahn, recipient of DC Human Rights Award, author of No More Throw-Away People and founder of Time Banks USA, “we...

Movie Review

JACKASS PRESENTS: BAD GRANDPA If you’ve seen the poster for this movie, then you pretty much know what to expect.  The set up of the film is pretty simple:  Johnny Knoxville (and a whole lot of makeup) is Irving Zisman, the titular Grandpa.  His wife just died, and he...

Recipe of The Month

Namaste ~ I am biKa. I work in Talent Support at Casting Networks.  I am also a designer. I have my own swimwear line called @biKaSwimwear. I love designing pieces that incorporate my rich cultural background from India. Growing up in India, I was raised a strict...