It is seen that men who have a family background in art sometimes want to pursue a career in acting for screen. If men have some kind of connection to film or TV industry it becomes a rather easy job. But for those who do not have this advantage have to pave their way to success.
Here Are Some Tips That Can Help A Man Who Does Not Have A Connection But Wants To Pursue A Career In Screen Acting
Determine The Branch In Which You Want To Act
First of all you have to determine yourself the branch in which you want to act. If you are good looking, have an attractive appearance and young age then you can go for lead roles. If you do not have that much good look(this has to be determined only by you) you can choose character acting or supporting role. A middle aged man can go for supporting role too. There is no shame in acting for supporting role. Many well known actors have started their career with supporting role.
Practice Shadow Acting And Perfect Pronunciation
For acting you have to utter or speak dialogs from a script. So read the lines carefully and try to understand what these are about. The emotions behind the lines. Whatever may be the language your pronunciation must be perfect. If you have any difficulty in uttering any word or letter please overcome the difficulty with practice.Stand before a mirror and practice shadow acting.
Observe People In Outside
Whenever you go outside always keep an eye on how people are talking or behaving. Observation will help you always.
Always Stay Fit
For becoming an actor particularly actor in a leading role you have to keep yourself always fit. Develop a good food habit. Always stay fit by doing exercises or yoga. You can learn horse riding, some kind of dance lesson and at least a single form of martial art like Karate. This will help you in future.
Watch Good Movies
Always watch how good actors act in a film. Try to view award winning acting.
Develop A Good Portfolio
After practicing these tips for sometime if you think you are ready now you can develop a portfolio. For still photographs consult a professional model photographer who will guide you in this. You can shoot small videos of your acting and upload those on social network sites. Kindly provide those links with your photographs. If you are learning acting in any acting school, the school will guide you how to develop a portfolio.
Contact Agency Or Film Company
After developing a portfolio you have to search for film companies who look for fresh new talents always. Contact them and provide them with your complete portfolio. You can contact ad agencies also for acting in ad films. If you can hire a professional agent he or she will help you in this job.
Do Not Loose Patience
This is perhaps the greatest tips of all. Do not expect something to happen easily. Always keep patience. if you have real talent you will succeed.