Don Cheadle: Why I Had to Make My Miles Davis Movie | Rolling Stone

‘Miles Ahead’ director-star talks bringing the jazz legend to the big screen: “I think we had to make him a gangster” There’s a reason that, in an age when everyone from Hank Williams to the Notorious B.I.G. has been blessed with a biopic, a musical giant like Miles Davis had long eluded big-screen treatment. For starters, the idea of trying to do justice to the jazz legend’s multifaceted career with […]

 

7 Tips for a Better Headshot

The headshot. It’s the single most important marketing tool for an actor, and it’s amazing how many people do it wrong just to cut a few corners. Actors, it’s time to take it more seriously. When that little headshot jpeg pops up on a casting director’s computer, you want them to say, “Yes, bring that person in!” Not “Yikes, that guy kinda scares me. ”Your headshot is your calling card. […]

 

10 Indies We Love About Crazy Couples & Tragic Affairs

10 Indies We Love About Crazy Couples & Tragic Affairs 10 INDIES WE LOVE ABOUT CRAZY COUPLES & TRAGIC AFFAIRS When it comes to celebrating our love lives, there are two types of people out there: those who look forward to the kisses, roses, chocolates and the romantic happenings of Valentine’s Day, and everyone else. But hey, at least there’s chocolate. Lots and lots of chocolate. We dedicate this month’s […]