English TV Actor ( 12 - 24 )

Michael Massee

Kurt Evans

Terence Kelly

Kevin McNulty

Colin Lawrence

Alex Diakun

Brent Stait

Kett Turton

Daryl Shuttleworth

Brian Markinson


Tv-actor Attracts Attention

There are several kinds of shows on the televisions which have different kinds of requirements. For actors, they can be required for a series, a daily soap, or a part that is to be played constantly in a reality show for an entertainment factor. All the male performers on the screen are the actors. Actors can have lead roles or can be supporting the leads; they might even just have a minor role wherein they come on the screen for a very short span of time. Actors essentially read scripts, and once they agree to be a part of the project, they sign.

The dates for shooting for a television show is important since generally, the number of shooting days required for a television show is more than that for a feature film. The roles are given to the actors in such a way that the actors look like the characters that they play and are accepted by the audience. Actors need to stay fit and shape their bodies according to their on-screen characters. According to the script, they might as well have the need to travel to certain places or learn some art form or language. They are well versed with the script and know the importance of each character in the project that they are working in.

At the casting phase, they might as well appear for some auditions or screen tests in front of the casting team and the director. The director is the person with whom the actors interacts the most. While some filmmakers give their actors complete freedom to act the way they wish to and deviate from the script a little bit, certain directors like it if the actors stick to the script strictly. The actors also need to go through the styling phase- the costumes, make-up, hair and the like, which more or less remains constant for one television show. They need to coordinate with the cameramen for every take that is shot and also work well with the make-up artists (even between the takes).