How To Become an Actor: Here Is What You Need To Know

A Collection of Articles About a Career in Acting

This page contains a collection of articles I have selected to give you an overview of a career in acting, but first, a few brief points to consider.

A career in acting is one of those dream jobs that comes with fame, once you’re successful. There is a lot of competition for acting, and even if you are talented, it’s hard to get a break. If this is your passion in life, then let nothing stop you, pursue your dreams, and give it your best shot.

I think the best career advice I can give is to make sure you’re pursuing a career for the right reasons. The last thing you want to do is invest time and money in a career path only to find that it’s not what you expected.


Have a look at the sections included in this post that offer a wide variety of resources related to a career in acting.

Spend some extra time on the following sections; What To Know Before Becoming An Actor, A Day in the Life, Pros and Cons, and Qualities of A Good Actor.

Before you leave, make sure you check out the videos that offer priceless advice for someone looking to become an actor.

How to Become an Actor

Become an Actor | Job Description & Salary

7 Tips on How to Become an Actor with No Experience – Acting in London

How to Become an Actor

How To Become an Actor With No Acting Experience

How to Become an Actor or Actress

What To Know Before Becoming An Actor

10 Things I Wish I’d Known Before Deciding to Become an Actor | Backstage

5 Awful Things Nobody Tells You About Being an Actor |

Five Things You Should Know Before Getting Started in the Acting Industry | ToughNickel

A Day in the Life

A Day in the Life of an Actor | Backstage

A Day in the Life of an Actor

Actor Careers | The Princeton Review

Actor: Typical Day

Pros and Cons

The Pros and Cons of Studying From a Working Actor | Backstage

Qualities of A Good Actor

Backstage Experts Answer: What Are Some Qualities of Successful Working Actors? | Backstage

10 Personality Characteristics That Make Great Actors

Eight Qualities of a Successful Actor

Schools and Certification

Acting Career Information: Becoming an Actor or Actress

The 25 Best Drama Schools for an Acting Degree | Hollywood Reporter

New York Film Academy – Acting Degrees

Bachelors in Acting | Academy of Art University

Acting Schools & Careers | How to Become an Actor

25 Amazing Acting Colleges You Should Know | Backstage

Trends and Statistics

Actors: Occupational Outlook Handbook:: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Predicting Future Trends in the Acting Industry With Larry David Eudene

What The Future of Media Means For The Future Of Acting Careers | Brian Medavoy


Actor / Actress Salary

Salary for Actor/Performer |

Resume Tips

Here’s What Your Acting Resume Should Look Like

How to Format Your Acting Résumé and Headshots | Backstage

How To Make An Acting Resume That Works For You

Interview Questions

Here’s What Your Acting Resume Should Look Like


Unions & Professional Organizations | Backstage


Top 20 Acting Blogs And Websites Every Actor Must Follow in 2018

10 Blogs Actors Should Know About | Backstage

The Top 10 Blogs for Actors | In The Wings: a blog for actors

Job Opportunities

The Latest About Acting


Latest Searches For An Acting Career


Latest News About Acting


Books Related To Acting


Courses on Related To Acting



Tweets Related To Acting


Videos Related To Acting

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