Actress or Female Actor: What's the Appropriate Title?

Actress or Female Actor: What's the Appropriate Title?

In professional settings, "actor" is a common term for a performing artist regardless of gender. 
Nicole Kidman Stayed In Character For Five Months For 'Nine Perfect Strangers'

Nicole Kidman Stayed In Character For Five Months For 'Nine Perfect Strangers'

Call it dedication. Call it commitment. The fact is: Nicole Kidman went the extra mile for her role on Hulu's 'Nine Perfect Strangers'.
What You Can Do to Make Your Showreel Stand Out

What You Can Do to Make Your Showreel Stand Out

Making a good showreel (also known as a demo reel or sizzle reel) can be challenging. Here are some ideas on how to do that.
Background Actor: How to be an Extra in a Movie or TV Show

Background Actor: How to be an Extra in a Movie or TV Show

Being an extra (or a background actor) is a convenient way to help make ends meet and break into the entertainment industry.
Remembering Anita Solick Oswald

Remembering Anita Solick Oswald

Our team at TaleFlick was very sad to hear about the passing, earlier this year, of our Top Pick author Anita Solick Oswald.
Why and How to Copyright

Why and How to Copyright

When you have created something unique or original out of your imagination, you need to ensure that it is protected, whether published or unpublished.
Books and Beyond: What Else Hollywood Adapts Into Movies & Series

Books and Beyond: What Else Hollywood Adapts Into Movies & Series

Apart from book adaptations, we see a lot of valuable content in the form of graphic novels, short stories, documentaries, articles, and more.
What is a Lookbook?

What is a Lookbook?

A lookbook consists of photographs that will convey the director’s vision, but you can add anything that will help send your message across.
What is a Treatment?

What is a Treatment?

The pre-writing phase holds immense importance for many writers and an important method used in this stage is the film treatment.
Option Agreement vs Shopping Agreement

Option Agreement vs Shopping Agreement

Most writers/authors/owners are usually offered with one of the two types of agreements, an option agreement or a shopping agreement. Get to know both.
Why Hollywood is Looking for Books to Turn into Movies

Why Hollywood is Looking for Books to Turn into Movies

Hollywood is always on the hunt for an engaging plot to create an exciting movie.  So, how is Hollywood filling the void?
Authors: 10 Tips on How to Build a Fan Base for Your Book

Authors: 10 Tips on How to Build a Fan Base for Your Book

You’ve spent so long creating the perfect novel and now that it’s ready, how do you get it out there into the world? It all starts with building a fan base.