Industry Panel discussion with Wendy Alane Wright, Dialect Coach Chris Lang, RPM Agency and CD Ashley Ingram
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About the Event
This is a wonderful opportunity to take part in an Industry Panel, connect with and chat to:
Wendy Alane Wright
Wendy is a former Hollywood Talent Manager and the Founder of Hollywood Winners Circle Academy, the Industry Standard in Acting Business Training. She coaches tens of thousands of actors around the world through her popular You Tube Channel “Secrets of A Hollywood Talent Manager” (90,000 subscribers and 4.7 Million views) as well as her Facebook group Talent Managers For Actors. (63,000 members) Wendy is the author of 7 books, a writer for Backstage.com, is regularly a guest on Industry podcasts, Magazines and has appeared with Oprah Winfrey talking about the Law Of Attraction, and numerous Podcasts including "Audrey Helps Actors", and "The Actor CEO with Mike Moreno." Wendy also teaches courses for Stage.32, University of Montana, University of Cleveland and private acting schools across the world. As a Talent Manager Wendy’s clients have worked on television networks such as ABC, NBC, TNT, CBS, Comedy Central, BIO, Lifetime, and more. They have booked TV shows including “Modern Family,” “Blackish,” “Extant,” “The Colony,” “Animal Kingdom,” “Sharp Objects” “My Haunted House,” and “Henry Danger,” as well as hundreds of commercials for major spots including Shutterfly, Mercedes, Visa, Taco Bell, Honda, Legos, Universal Studios, Hot Wheels, and many more.
Chris is an Experienced Dialect Coach with over 10 years' experience coaching actors in Film, TV, and Theatre. He also coaches in the corporate arena specializing in working with TED speakers, Keynote speakers, & conference presentations, among others. I am based in LA, NYC, Denver, and I am available Worldwide - Chris's clients have appeared on Game of Thrones & Westworld, Scandal, The West Wing, The Crown, Doctor Who, Daredevil, Jessica Jones, American Horror Story, The Dark Knight Rises, Captain America: Winter Soldier, Peaky Blinders, and Agent Carter
Jennifer co-runs RPM, a bi-coastal talent agency. RPM has earned it's repuation as one of the most respected talent agencies in the US. As highlighted in DEADLINE HOLLYWOOD, “RPM offers its clients, both A list and developmental, a level of coverage that many artists rarely find unless managed by PR companies with hefty price tags. A real rarity by being Big enough to play, yet small enough to care…” In addition to her business experience, Jennifer became passionate about acting after starring in her first national commercial at 15 and has been involved in various aspects of the entertainment industry ever since - including acting, writing, producing, casting, marketing and publicity. Jennifer brings a broad depth of experience, compassion and knowledge to this position and believes that all actors and writers need to be creatively packaged and presented in order to be competitive and garner interest among industry influencers.
Ashley Ingram is a casting director and partner at Billy Hopkins Casting. Recent Emmy Award and Artios Award Winner for Outstanding Casting of Ava DuVernay's WHEN THEY SEE US for Netflix. Ashley received the prestigious 2018 Robert Altman Independent Spirit Award for casting Dee Rees' acclaimed film MUDBOUND. Recent film work includes: YOU WERE NEVER REALLY HERE, TESLA (Sundance), THE LAST THING HE WANTED (Sundance), MY SALINGER YEAR (Berlin Film Festival), and upcoming THE UNITED STATES vs. BILLIE HOLIDAY directed by Lee Daniels. Recent television includes: P-VALLEY, POWER BOOK II: GHOST, STAR and EMPIRE. Recent theatre includes: SWEAT (Mark Taper Forum) for which she received an Artios Award for Outstanding Casting, BLUES FOR AN ALABAMA SKY (Keen Company) and the Broadway bound THE KING'S SPEECH (Chicago Shakespeare Theatre).
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