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Celebrate the 2017 Academy Awards this weekend


To celebrate the 2017 Academy Awards this weekend, I am offering followers of this website the opportunity to receive ALL 22 Actors Resource Guide eBooks for $20! This is an incredible opportunity, because the regular price for each individual eBook is $19.95 each! The eBook locations that you will receive are Los Angeles, New York, Toronto, London, Vancouver, Atlanta, Chicago, San Francisco, Seattle, Dallas-Fort Worth, Austin, Miami, Orlando, Boston, Pittsburgh, Baltimore/Richmond/Washington DC, New Mexico, North Carolina, Louisiana, Michigan, Australia, and New Zealand. To take advantage of this offer, send your payment through Square Cash (https://cash.me). My email address to send your payment through Square Cash is alan.baltes@gmail.com and my Square Cash username is $AlanBaltes. Simply enter your email address in the "FOR" box when sending the $20 payment. I can also send a $20 payment request if you give me your email address or cell phone number. Contact me at alan.baltes@gmail.com if you would prefer a payment request with a link that you can use to pay. This offer is only good until I delete this post. You can read more about my Actors Resource Guide eBooks on my website here - www.ActorsResourceGuides.com

Free set of Casting Director and Talent Agent Mailing Labels!


I am extremely excited to announce to all of my website followers that I can provide you with a free subscription to Backstage Daily AND a free set of Casting Director and Talent Agent Mailing Labels. You can use the labels to submit your headshots and resumes to the casting directors to be considered for any film, television, and commercial roles that they are casting, and also to submit to the talent agents for representation. The Backstage Daily email newsletter lists casting notices, auditions information, etc. Both are exclusively available when you sign up with this link. I highly recommend taking advantage by visiting http://goo.gl/nX8qDn

Note: If you do not receive your mailing labels within a week, please contact the Backstage customer service team and let them know you have not received the labels - customers@backstage.com

Casting call for lead and supporting roles in feature film 'A Winter Love'


Navajo filmmaker Rhiana Yazzie is set to begin shooting the feature film 'A Winter Love'.

The indie feature film "A Winter Love" is now casting lead and supporting roles. Shooting will get underway in February, 2017 in in Minneapolis/Saint Paul, Minnesota. The film is being written and directed by the talented Navajo filmmaker Rhiana Yazzie. Yazzie is a playwright, producer, director, artistic director, and actor based in Minnesota. She is a 2016/2017 Playwrights' Center McKnight Fellow, a two-time Playwrights' Center Jerome Fellow, and was a Playwrights' Center Core Member for three years. Yazzie is the three time winner of the Native Radio Theatre annual new play contest; her radio play "The Best Place To Grow Pumpkins" received an Honorable Mention at the ImagiNative Film Festival in Toronto for Best Radio.

The following are the roles available for the indie feature film "A Winter Love":

EDDIE – Native American male, 20s. Lead character. A law-school drop out; short hair, big hearted but troubled man struggling to understand his place in the world and what it means to be a man. Has a deep emotional landscape punctuated by sabotaging self-doubt. This role requires momentary nudity.

RUBEN – White male, 50-60 years old. A handsome baby-boomer, Grammy award winning folk-singer with a penchant for younger women. Runs his own mini real estate empire, a flawed liberal.

CHERYL – Native American female, 20s. A naturally blonde Native mean girl who loves family and would bend the rules to keep them safe; has her own strong sense of what it means to be an urban Indian.

CHRIS – White male, 20s. Handsome striking blue eyes, frat boy, good hearted but like his fraternity brothers he over does the partying and drinking.

PARI – South Asian, 20s. Handsome, striking eyes, frat boy with a big career ahead of him if he doesn’t sabotage himself with his drug addiction and confused sexuality.

LUCINDA – White female, 20s. Blonde sorority mean girl, parties too much, stands up for herself and her sisters in her own flawed way.

SHERRY – White Female, 20s, sorority sister, mean girl, parties too much, is quite judgmental.

APRIL – Native American, female, 20s. Huge attitude, trying to kick her ex to the curb but he won’t go away.

CYN – Female, 20s, any ethnicity, sorority sister, astounded by everything happening around her, parties too much.

EDITH – African American, female, 50s, has married into and works in the Native community, protective of her flawed family.

YOUNG GIRL – Native American, female, 10 years old, super smart, wants to be a song writer one day, loves taking guitar lessons, sassy attitude and very observant.

LUCAS – Native American, male, 30s/40s. A narcissistic, bonehead, tough guy.

To be considered, send headshot and resume with the subject CASTING + the character you are interested in) to awinterlovemovie@gmail.com

Casting turn around very quick, shoot schedule to begin February 2nd possibly go until February 18th in Minneapolis/Saint Paul, Minnesota.

2017 Toronto Actors Resource Guide eBook is now available!

The brand new 2017 Toronto Actors Resource Guide eBook is now available! This is the 22nd location in the series, and the eBook contains the most up-to-date, accurate, and comprehensive resources available for actors in Ontario, Canada. There is now a very large amount of major studio feature films and network television series in production in Toronto. The Toronto Actors Resource Guide eBook includes the following information and documents for adults, minors, and foreign talent who would like to work as an actor or extra on film and television productions in Toronto, Ontario and in Canada:

• Toronto Casting Directors
• Toronto Extras Casting Directors
• Toronto Talent Agents
• Toronto Acting Schools and Coaches
• Toronto Headshot Photographers
• General Talent Agent Information
• Miscellaneous Toronto Actor Resources
• Audition Tips
• How to make an Audition Video
• Sample Actors Resume
• Sample Beginning Actors Resume
• Sample Cover Letter Casting Directors
• Sample Cover Letter Talent Agents
• Glossary of Entertainment Industry Terms
• Canadian Work Permit Overview
• Applying for a Work Permit outside Canada
• Canada Work Permit Information for Foreigners
• Canadian Document Checklist for a Work Permit
• Temporary Canadian Foreign Worker Program
• Canadian Application for Temporary Resident VISA
• Canadian Visa Photo Specifications
• Information for Parents of Child Performers
• Canadian Family Information Form
• Canadian Use of a Representative Form
• Guide To Canadian Child Labor Laws

You can now order your copy of the 2017 Toronto Actors Resource Guide eBook for $19.95 through Amazon Payments at the following - http://www.actorsresourceguides.com/toronto-actors-resource-guide-ebook.html

You can also now order using Square Cash (https://cash.me). My email address to send your payment through Square Cash is alan.baltes@gmail.com and my Square Cash username is $AlanBaltes. Simply enter "TORONTO" and your EMAIL ADDRESS in the "FOR" box when sending the $19.95 payment. I can also send a $19.95 payment request if you give me your email address or cell phone number. Contact me at alan.baltes@gmail.com if you would prefer a payment request with a link that you can use to pay.

Once payment is received, your eBook will be emailed to you.