28
SEP
2015

“Simply Haneef” interviews Kari Nissena

** CLICK HERE For Interview  ** Haneef Jordan interviews Kari Nissena on the Simply Haneef Show!
14
SEP
2015

If It Was Easy…Everyone Would Be Doing It!

  If it was easy…everyone would do it! Hmmm ….We have heard this many times, but when bringing this phrase into the world of acting, it sparks many thoughts and ideas.  Here are some of my thoughts on the subject…   #1 – “If it was easy …” When it comes to being...
10
AUG
2015

Don’t Wanna Brag, But…

    “I don’t wanna brag.” Actors often feel that they “don’t want to brag” yet a big part of an actor’s career is promoting yourself and promoting your work. So what’s an actor to do?   First of all, it is important to look at WHY you sometimes feel strange when you...
30
DEC
2014

The End is Near!

      “The end of a calendar year often brings reflection, rejuvenation, and hopefully the dream of a fresh new start just around the corner. What IF it really WAS all about to be over? Did you do what you wanted to do in your career?” Time is a funny...
04
NOV
2014

The Right Mindset

    The Right Mindset   “What does it take to be a successful actor?” Ah, where does one begin? * Well, there’s Desire. * Training. * Talent. * Team. * Skills. * Knowledge. * Marketing Tools. * Credits. * Connections. * Let’s not forget a das...
14
OCT
2014

Are You Willing?

      “Many actors are deeply committed to NOT succeeding!! An actor’s career is a direct reflection of how far they are willing to be uncomfortable, how far the actor is willing to stretch and grow, and how far the actor is willing to get WAY out of their...
11
FEB
2014

FOUR CATEGORIES OF EVERY SUCCESSFUL ACTING CAREER:

      #1 – CRAFT: This is where we begin.  Where we start our training.  Where we play, learn, grow. Where we fall in love with the idea of a life as an actor.  This is our joy.  It is the foundation of everything and without it, there is nothing....
13
JAN
2014

S.M.A.R.T. Goals

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ S.M.A.R.T  Goals   How do you make goals that have power for this pilot season and for the rest of the year?   Well… start by making them “S.M.A.R.T.” This is not about making new years resolutions that are...
05
NOV
2013

Put Me In Coach!

    “Most people who are truly successful in their chosen fields have a coach to help them get there … and stay there!” Actors are no different. From superstar athletes, to politicians, to media moguls, and beyond… They all have coaches. This is one piece of...
01
OCT
2013

3 Online Actor Tips

    Three Online Actor Tips   Our primary communication with the industry is now online. Yet there are still many actors out there that resist using the wonderful free resources available to us. If the industry does not know you exist or cannot find you…they...