Surviving Hollywood – Book release – April 2020

Surviving Hollywood – Book release – April 2020

Book release April 2020. Acting is a tough profession. Making it in Hollywood is even tougher. British actress Julia Farino has survived in LA longer than most and here she shares her experiences and offers practical tips and advice on how to avoid the pitfalls and...

Blog – A new decade – January 2020

Blog – A new decade – January 2020

I saw in 2020 in the UK happily catching up with friends and family and then returned to Los Angeles on 7 January. As soon as I landed, I had a flood of commercial, film and TV auditions and had interest from the production offices on a TV show in Altanta and a...

BLOG – Canadian Snow and Glow – December 2019

BLOG – Canadian Snow and Glow – December 2019

After a year of near misses, it was great to end the decade by booking a commercial which filmed up in Canada for four days before the holidays. There was snow to get me into the Christmas spirit and the added bonus was that the director was Oscar nominated Todd...

BLOG – CLOSE, BUT NO CIGAR! – MAY 2019

BLOG – CLOSE, BUT NO CIGAR! – MAY 2019

I'm in need of a win. Having been put on my sixth “avail” for a project and then released, and having had 3 auditions for a thriller, feature film trilogy and not heard anything, I'm started to wonder when I'm going to get a break this year. At the beginning of May, I...

BLOG – BUSES, BOOT CAMP AND THE SUPER BLOOM – APRIL 2019

BLOG – BUSES, BOOT CAMP AND THE SUPER BLOOM – APRIL 2019

And there you go, having had some great opportunities with little pay off earlier in the year, all the jobs, like buses, come along at once. At the end of April, I was sent the scripts for 6 episodes of season 2 of, Age of the Living Dead, with a potential, start...