September 22, 2021

Actors

All About The Actors

How to Make an Awesome Acting Demo Reel in 2021

3 min read

Need an acting demo reel? This video will walk you through all the things.

Why you need a reel.
What to include in it.
How to get the footage you need.
How to create your own footage if you don’t have any.
How to edit the footage to highlight you.

I’ll break down some of the popular guidelines and industry standards for actor demo reels and show you examples from my own personal demo reel.

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Augment your acting career with tips, tactics, and tech! Your host, Doug Fahl, has acted in hundreds of theater, film and commercial productions over the past 35+ years. This channel is focused on helping new actors as well as seasoned performers who want to get advice on a variety of related topics. Our videos explore a variety of topics including acting techniques, how-to videos on casting, rehearsals, and performances; and advice on how to manage your career for the long haul.

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