Wednesday, January 20, 2010
1-Call the Better Business Bureau in the State you live in and find out who is a member and there rating with the Bureau.
2-Contact your local film commission and see who they recommend.
3-Interview with at least three to five to different agencies and find the best fit possible. Be wary, if they make promises they probably are only after your money. Make sure you and your specific agent are on the same path for your future. Have realistic expectations.
4-Check IMDBPRO.com the leader in tracking film and T.V. acting and productiond and see the agencies booking credentials.
6-See if they have a legit list of jobs they have done in the past and if they do do they fit your expertise and look.
7-Understand that every agency is different and some have a certain expertise in the industry, make sure that your skills match.
8-Be aware agencies are not miracle workers. You have to be exceptional and well skilled if clients are going to pay you to work in our industry.
9-Make sure they have all the licenses required by your City, and State.
10-Find out if they have personally represented any of there talent that have gone on to work in larger markets.
11-Ask if they can show you various check stubbs of wages there talent have made.
12-Find out there commission rate and get it in writing. The average agency in the United States charges 10% for extras or SAG actors and 15-20% for everything else.
13-If you need more advice or representation go to www.crazeagency.com, we are here to help.
Tuesday, January 19, 2010
*Craze Agency Massive Celebrity Mansion Event Female Models Needed! Friday, January 22nd- 17 Models needed!!! Saturday, January 23rd- 10 Models needed!!! Sunday, January 24th- 10 Models needed!!! All Craze Talent go to our Casting site and apply. If you are not withCraze call 801-438-0067
*Actor needed for Student Film, Spokane, Washington, male lead for an action/sci-fi short film. The first days of filming start this weekend. Check out the Craze blog
*The hit Disney Channel Original Series, Hannah Montana is Casting Principal Roles and currently accepting Headshots and Resumes. The Craze Agency will be submitting Headshots based on casting needs. Casting is looking for Male and Female Kid/Teen/Adult actors ages 8+
*Utah production company is currently casting for a video shoot next Wednesday, January 20. It is for a startup company called Waiora, which specializes in health supplements. Needs various ages and looks, Check the casting blog for specifics.
*Male and Female Promo Staff needed for Event, Spokane, WA and Coeur D Alene, ID . Candidates must have a clean and professional look appearance. Looking for Males or Females, 18+
*Deseret Book is seeking an attractive, fun Female Teen Hostess with incredible personality for a new video they will be producing. Please check our Craze casting site
*A Utah Production company is producing web based videos for a computer security company. They are in need of some Male and Female talent actors and extras. Pay ranges from $400-$150 per day.
*We are currently seeking Male and Female Dancers, Actors, Singers and Character Performers for a new production of Disney Live. If you are with Craze go to our casting site for more info.
*Craze Agency looking for talent-Internet TV Comedy Series, NORTHERN, IDAHO Female Actress 18 to 25 wanted for lead. Must be extremely attractive. Petite a plus, under 5 7. Experience a plus but not absolutely necessary. Sense of fun, sense of humor mandatory as is willingness to do comedy
*Independent Film, All Mine is Casting in Utah they are looking for good actors 16-70 years old.
*We have a client out of Boise, Idaho that is looking to put together a video lifestyle shoot featuring Male and Female Ice Skaters. Client is looking for all types, Male and Female. Would preferably like to feature a family or couples. Looking for various levels but you will need to be able to smoothly skate on ice to be considered for this project
*Major national client hiring over 60 female Craze Promo talent for in store promotions all over Utah. If you are represented by us got to our casting site
*For modeling, acting and extra job opportunities apply online or call 801-438-0067 Utah, Wyoming and Western Colorado or 208-433-9511 for Idaho, Spokane, Washington and Eastern Oregon . If you are already with Craze go to our Casting site.