Anyone can become a hot and happening actor or actress. If you have a good attitude you can become a rich and famous actor or actress. You may already be a instant hit among your close friends and family, but you should ask yourself if that is enough to get you that leading acting role.
Did you know that you will most likely be required to be literate and conversant in several languages. You need to so that you can take the identity of any character. However you might know several languages already, but if you are not passionate about acting people will notice on the big screen. Take note that only the best and most passionate actors or actresses will become rich and famous. So you will need to work hard and dedicate yourself to acting.
In order to get work in acting you need to make darn sure that you have your act together. You also need to look professional in your approach. It is usually best to present yourself in a way that best suits your personality and style. Do not make the mistake of going to an agent before you gain a little experience. If you do they will not like what you have to offer and it could hurt your future opportunities.
You can help yourself get the experience you need by taking an initiative and join your local theatre. You may be in a small town like me so you will have to sacrifice time in order to make time to travel to a bigger city. You may even need to move. The exposure you will get by getting involved with a theatre will give you a good image in the public eye. Especially once you start performing in the public. You may get lucky and be seen by an agent that is in the audience. You just need to put yourself out there to start marketing your acting talent.
Essentially an actor is a person who is different as an actor. This means that he/she is a person who can portray a variety of characters. You will need to study your character and develop your acting style around it. You could go to acting school to learn how to display different traits and characters. Acting school will be very important in order to develop yourself into a successful actor by being exposed to all the technical aspects of acting. You need to learn how to capture the full persona of every character you become while acting. You will be criticised by your teachers and professors to help refine your acting skills. This will be necessary to consistently get work.