Why You Should Embrace Failure as a Positive

Excepting failure is one of the critical things that an actor must embrace in order to be successful.

Actor Ashley Tabatabai on Learning and Appreciating the Craft of Telling Stories

Bruce Lee said that "To live is to express and to express you have to create."

3 Tips on How to Break into the Voice Over Industry

Here are some tips on breaking into the industry and building a reputation as a reliable and professional voice actor

Daniel Day-Lewis on His “Final” Role in ‘Phantom Thread’: “The impulse to quit took root in me, and that became a compulsion”

"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

Adam Driver: “Basically, the only thing I try to do is know my lines”

"I never figure anything out. I do my job. That’s my goal, to be as economical as possible." - Adam Driver

Bryan Cranston, Robert Pattinson and Armie Hammer on Working with Others

"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

Margot Robbie: “I do timelines and backstories, I work with a dialect coach, a movement coach and an acting coach”

"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

Movie Review: Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’

Characters and story blend together seamlessly and Ryan Coogler's terrific Black Panther.

Interview: Jess Weixler on ‘Entanglement’, Juilliard and How Mediation Has Helped Her on Auditions

"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

Interview: Shawn Doyle Talks ‘Bellevue’, His First Day On-Set and One Crazy Audition

"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

Interview: Johnathan Fernandez on ‘Lethal Weapon’ and the Self-Taped Audition That Got Him the Role

"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'

Interview: Anne Winters on ‘Mom and Dad,’ ‘Thirteen Reasons Why’ and Selma Blair Audition Stories

"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

Jeff Daniels on ‘Godless’, Not Doing Research and Mixing Things Up in His Career

"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'

Lucas Hedges: “I feel like this responsibility to be a great actor, yet I have so much to learn”

"If I don’t go to work, I feel very lost and scared and confused." - Lucas Hedges on Acting

Not Getting Lead Roles Made Emilia Clarke a Better Actor

Clarke says that while she was beginning her career as an actress, she was routinely passed over for lead roles.

Interview: Tamlyn Tomita on ‘The Good Doctor’, Learning From Mistakes and Her Long Career

"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

Jason Bateman Thinks He’s the “Worst” When Directing Other Actors

"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

Daveed Diggs on the Advice He Would Give His Younger Self

"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