92 episodes

This podcast is a 'No Waffle' approach to giving actors the best advice to help them succeed in this industry. With Tips, Advice and Celebrity Interviews to help actors get the best advice to help them towards success.

Please subscribe, download, rate and review our Podcast.

https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-act-now-podcast/id1568479774

You can follow Matt Zina at:

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The Act Now is a podcast hosted by award winning acting coach and agent of 20+ years Matt Zina. 

This show is about adding as much value to actors as possible. Expect industry interviews, episodes on mindset, marketing, business and acting coaching.

Are you ready to learn, grow and take your career to the next level?

The Act Now Podcast MATT ZINA

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This podcast is a 'No Waffle' approach to giving actors the best advice to help them succeed in this industry. With Tips, Advice and Celebrity Interviews to help actors get the best advice to help them towards success.

Please subscribe, download, rate and review our Podcast.

https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-act-now-podcast/id1568479774

You can follow Matt Zina at:

http://www.facebook.com/mattzinaacting

https://www.instagram.com/mattzinaacting

https://twitter.com/mzacting

The Act Now is a podcast hosted by award winning acting coach and agent of 20+ years Matt Zina. 

This show is about adding as much value to actors as possible. Expect industry interviews, episodes on mindset, marketing, business and acting coaching.

Are you ready to learn, grow and take your career to the next level?

    Mastering the In-Person Audition: Tips for Success

    Mastering the In-Person Audition: Tips for Success

    In this episode, we dive into the art of the in-person audition and share valuable tips for actors to excel in this crucial aspect of their careers. From preparing your materials to presenting yourself confidently in the audition room, we cover everything you need to know to make a lasting impression on casting directors and stand out from the competition. Whether you're a seasoned actor or a newcomer to the industry, this episode offers practical advice and insights to help you navigate in-person auditions with confidence and professionalism.
    If you love this content then there are many ways to get involved further. Follow my LINK TREE https://linktr.ee/mattzina
    The Act Now is a podcast hosted by award-winning acting coach and agent of 20+ years Matt Zina. 
    This show is about adding as much value to actors as possible. Expect industry interviews, and episodes on mindset, marketing, business and acting coaching.




     

    • 13 min
    Breakthroughs: Overcoming Frustration with Emotional Management

    Breakthroughs: Overcoming Frustration with Emotional Management

    In this episode, we sit down with Milena Zenati-Parsons, a mentored client who has experienced significant breakthroughs in her acting journey by mastering emotional management. Milena shares her inspiring story of overcoming frustration and self-doubt, and how learning to manage her emotions has been instrumental in her recent successes. From navigating setbacks to staying resilient in the face of challenges, Milena provides valuable insights and practical tips for actors on how to harness the power of emotional resilience to keep pushing forward towards their goals.
    If you love this content then there are many ways to get involved further. Follow my LINK TREE https://linktr.ee/mattzina
    The Act Now is a podcast hosted by award-winning acting coach and agent of 20+ years Matt Zina. 
    This show is about adding as much value to actors as possible. Expect industry interviews, and episodes on mindset, marketing, business and acting coaching.

    • 18 min
    Emotional Mastery: The Art of Crying on Camera

    Emotional Mastery: The Art of Crying on Camera

    In this episode, we delve into the nuanced skill of crying on camera, a crucial aspect of an actor's repertoire. We explore the techniques and methods used by actors to evoke genuine emotion and tears in their performances. From tapping into personal experiences to employing visualization and sensory techniques, we uncover the secrets behind authentic emotional expression. Whether you're a seasoned actor looking to refine your craft or a newcomer seeking guidance, this episode offers invaluable insights to help you master the art of crying on camera. Join us as we delve into the depths of human emotion and elevate your on-screen performances to new heights.
    If you love this content then there are many ways to get involved further. Follow my LINK TREE https://linktr.ee/mattzina
    The Act Now is a podcast hosted by award-winning acting coach and agent of 20+ years Matt Zina. 
    This show is about adding as much value to actors as possible. Expect industry interviews, and episodes on mindset, marketing, business and acting coaching.

    • 5 min
    Unlocking Audition Opportunities: Strategies for Actors to Get More Auditions

    Unlocking Audition Opportunities: Strategies for Actors to Get More Auditions

    In this episode, we unveil actionable techniques for actors to secure more auditions and increase their chances of landing roles. From optimizing your resume and headshots to expanding your network and leveraging online platforms, we explore a variety of proven methods to enhance your audition success rate. Tune in to learn how you can take your audition game to the next level and propel your acting career forward.
    If you love this content then there are many ways to get involved further. Follow my LINK TREE https://linktr.ee/mattzina
    The Act Now is a podcast hosted by award-winning acting coach and agent of 20+ years Matt Zina. 
    This show is about adding as much value to actors as possible. Expect industry interviews, and episodes on mindset, marketing, business and acting coaching.








     

    • 8 min
    Voiceover: Your Ticket Out of the Boring Day Job

    Voiceover: Your Ticket Out of the Boring Day Job

    In this episode, we delve into the transformative power of voiceover work as a pathway to escape the mundane routine of a day job. Discover how venturing into the world of voiceover can provide exciting opportunities for creative expression, flexibility, and financial freedom. We also discuss the importance of honing your voiceover skills and provide valuable insights into how our VO workshop (link: https://www.mzacting.com/vo-workshop.html) can help you kickstart your journey to success in the voiceover industry.
    If you love this content then there are many ways to get involved further. Follow my LINK TREE https://linktr.ee/mattzina
    The Act Now is a podcast hosted by award-winning acting coach and agent of 20+ years Matt Zina. 
    This show is about adding as much value to actors as possible. Expect industry interviews, and episodes on mindset, marketing, business and acting coaching.

    • 5 min
    Tech for Actors: Mastering the Tools and Technologies for Acting Success

    Tech for Actors: Mastering the Tools and Technologies for Acting Success

    In this episode, we explore the essential technologies that actors should embrace to enhance their craft and achieve success in today's digital age. From self-taping and virtual auditions to online acting courses and social media presence, we'll dive into the tech tools and skills that can elevate your acting career. Learn how to leverage these resources effectively and stay ahead of the curve in the ever-evolving world of entertainment technology.
    If you love this content then there are many ways to get involved further. Follow my LINK TREE https://linktr.ee/mattzina
    The Act Now is a podcast hosted by award-winning acting coach and agent of 20+ years Matt Zina. 
    This show is about adding as much value to actors as possible. Expect industry interviews, and episodes on mindset, marketing, business and acting coaching.

    • 7 min

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