Excepting failure is one of the critical things that an actor must embrace in order to be successful.
Bruce Lee said that "To live is to express and to express you have to create."
Here are some tips on breaking into the industry and building a reputation as a reliable and professional voice actor
"All my life, I’ve mouthed off about how I should stop acting, and I don’t know why it was different this time" - Daniel Day-Lewis
"I never figure anything out. I do my job. That’s my goal, to be as economical as possible." - Adam Driver
"You know, it’s not imperative that you get along with your co-stars; it’s like your in-laws — it just makes things easier" - Bryan Cranston
"I need to be with other actors, then my focus is on what they’re doing and all I need to do is react to it. I’m too in my head if I’m on my own." - Margot Robbie
Characters and story blend together seamlessly and Ryan Coogler's terrific Black Panther.
"When you film out of order, you just don't want to wait for lightning in a bottle for a scene to kind of find its feet." - Jess Weixler on why she works with an Acting Coach
"The first day is always, 'What the hell am I doing here? Who am I kidding? They're gonna see. They're gonna fire me!'" - Shawn Doyle on Acting Jitters
"I'm learning a ton, and the character is evolving a bunch, and I feel like I learn something new every time I learn a new script." - Johnathan Fernandez on 'Lethal Weapon'
"Anytime I get a chance to play something completely different, or do something that's so out of the ordinary, than I take that." - Anne Winters on Choosing Her Roles
"Frank doesn’t know he’s in a Western, so I just tried to figure out what Frank was thinking and when he was thinking it" - Jeff Daniels on 'Godless'
"If I don’t go to work, I feel very lost and scared and confused." - Lucas Hedges on Acting
Oldman talks about how he got into character as the former Prime Minister.
Clarke says that while she was beginning her career as an actress, she was routinely passed over for lead roles.
Prince reflects on his decades of theater production.
"No one has a direct pathway or a direct chart as to how to do this. We're all in this haphazardly together." - Tamlyn Tomita
"I'm assuming they're doing the best job they can. I'm assuming that they're playing the part the way they want to play it." - Jason Bateman
"I think I’m getting to be selective about the things I’m working on because I’m pretty confident in who I am." - Daveed Diggs