38 episodes

Welcome to "The Late Bloomer Actor", a monthly podcast series hosted by Australian actor David John Clark. Join David as he engages in discussions with those that have helped him on his journey as a late bloomer actor, where he shares personal stories, insights, and wisdom gained from his unique path as a late bloomer actor and the lessons he has learned, and continued to learn, from the many sources available in the acting world. Each episode features conversations with actors and industry insiders that have crossed paths with David who generously offer their own experiences and lessons learned.
Discover practical advice, inspiration, and invaluable insights into the acting industry as David and his guests delve into a wide range of topics. From auditioning tips to navigating the complexities of the industry, honing acting skills, and cultivating mental resilience, every episode is packed with actionable takeaways to empower you on your own acting journey.
Whether you're a seasoned actor, an aspiring performer, or simply curious about the world of acting, "The Late Bloomer Actor" is here to support your growth and development. Tune in to gain clarity, confidence, and motivation as you pursue your dreams in the world of acting. Join us and let's embark on this transformative journey together!

The Late Bloomer Actor David John Clark

    • Arts

Welcome to "The Late Bloomer Actor", a monthly podcast series hosted by Australian actor David John Clark. Join David as he engages in discussions with those that have helped him on his journey as a late bloomer actor, where he shares personal stories, insights, and wisdom gained from his unique path as a late bloomer actor and the lessons he has learned, and continued to learn, from the many sources available in the acting world. Each episode features conversations with actors and industry insiders that have crossed paths with David who generously offer their own experiences and lessons learned.
Discover practical advice, inspiration, and invaluable insights into the acting industry as David and his guests delve into a wide range of topics. From auditioning tips to navigating the complexities of the industry, honing acting skills, and cultivating mental resilience, every episode is packed with actionable takeaways to empower you on your own acting journey.
Whether you're a seasoned actor, an aspiring performer, or simply curious about the world of acting, "The Late Bloomer Actor" is here to support your growth and development. Tune in to gain clarity, confidence, and motivation as you pursue your dreams in the world of acting. Join us and let's embark on this transformative journey together!

    Moore Mindfulness with Jason Moore

    Moore Mindfulness with Jason Moore

    Text The Late Bloomer Actor a Question or Comment.S03E05 is with Jason Moore. Jason is an actor, martial artist, musician, and counselor. We have a great discussion on how Jason got into the acting world, but how he also uses his skills as a qualified psychotherapist to support his fellow actors and provide them with tools to overcome the hurdles of rejection and and doubt that many actors face on their journey.TakeawaysJason runs a counseling and psychotherapy business called Moore Mindful S...

    • 54 min
    Off Script: Are You (Am I) A Boring Actor?

    Off Script: Are You (Am I) A Boring Actor?

    Text The Late Bloomer Actor a Question or Comment.In this Off Script episode, I reflect on feedback I've received about not standing out in auditions that made me think that perhaps it was just because I was boring on screen, but has recently led me to learning the importance of showing your authentic self and being deliberate in your performances. TakeawaysIdentifying areas for improvement and making deliberate choices can lead to growth as an actor.Participating in challenges like Self Tape...

    • 9 min
    Off Script: Strategies to Overcome Self-Sabotage in Acting

    Off Script: Strategies to Overcome Self-Sabotage in Acting

    Text The Late Bloomer Actor a Question or Comment.Fresh off a night shift and still buzzing from an inspiring guest stint with Type Talent Training, I've decided to tackle the silent beast that haunts many of us actors: self-sabotage. We've all felt the cold grip of procrastination, the whispers of self-doubt, or the looming shadow of failure. But how often do we recognize these as the signs of self-imposed barriers? This episode peels back the curtain on the invisible forces at play, offerin...

    • 14 min
    Don't Be So Dramatic with Rachel Baker

    Don't Be So Dramatic with Rachel Baker

    Text The Late Bloomer Actor a Question or Comment.S03E04: In this episode, I'm having a bit of a fan 'moment' having the opportunity to chat with Rachel Baker, aka the host of one of my favourite podcasts (outside of mine own of course). When technical glitches are the prelude to an enlightening conversation, you know you're in for a treat. Rachel Lauren Baker, the vibrant force behind "Don't Be so Dramatic," joins us on a journey from her drama-laden youth to her multifaceted roles in acting...

    • 56 min
    Off Script: The 'No' April Fools Episode

    Off Script: The 'No' April Fools Episode

    Text The Late Bloomer Actor a Question or Comment.SummaryIn this Off Script episode of the Late Bloomer Actor Podcast, I reflect on past April Fools' Day pranks and for the support I received. I also announce the integration of Off Script episodes into the main podcast and invite listeners to suggest topics for future episodes. I then discuss my experience attending a three-day masterclass with actor Les Chantery in Sydney in February. I discuss how intense the training was but that is was tr...

    • 8 min
    Flawlessly American with Sandra Bell

    Flawlessly American with Sandra Bell

    Text The Late Bloomer Actor a Question or Comment.Today, we are having a chat with my accent coach, Sandra Bell. Sandra is one of Australia's most sought after and experienced American Accent Dialect Coach's with over 30 years of experience in Film, Television, Stage and Voice Over work. Sandra teaches at Universities, Acting Schools and also provides Private tuition. With her "hands on" method, Sandra takes each student with the upmost intention on helping them "win" that role with a 10...

    • 45 min

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