Do you see children in TV commercials and think your child could do better? Does your child love performing and dream of being a star? From beautiful babies to talented teenagers, children all over the world are employed as models or actors. Some of them earn more in one day than their parents earn in a week. This practical handbook is for anyone thinking of entering the world of child modeling and acting. In easy steps, it will tell you: how to find an agent; how to prepare for auditions; what to expect on a photographic shoot, film location, or television studio; and how to make one job lead to another; how to cope with success and handle problems.
Janice Hally is a professional scriptwriter and has specialised in children's drama. She has extensive experience of casting and working with child actors both in television and youth theatre.