Success Stories

Gillian has a meeting with Talent Agent Pierre Gatling for commercial representation after meeting him at the LA Connection!

Gillian Cooper, March 2020

Sherry has a meeting with Talent Agent Pierre Gatling for commercial representation after meeting him at the LA Connection!

Sherry Rene, March 2020

Johanna has a meeting with Talent Agent Pierre Gatling for commercial representation after meeting him at the LA Connection!

Johanna Martinez, March 2020

Michael participated in the LA Connection then after the program had submitted to a film cast by CD Ani Avetyan that he met in one of the master classes. Michael was called in to audition for a role!

Michael Flood, March 2020

Margaret attended the LA Connection last October. Recently, she submitted to a film cast by CD Ani Avetyan that she met at our program and was called in to audition!

Margaret Berkowitz, March 2020

"After the LA Connection I emailed Sueanne Edan from Tangerine Talent Agency, she called me and set up a meeting for next Monday.  I’m very excited! It was a truly wonderful experience and I've learned so much."

Lulu Rose, March 2020

"I met CD Jeff Gerard at LA Connection a few weeks ago. Today, in the afternoon, I go in for an audition that he called me in for after submitting to his project!"

Marina Capatina, February 2020

"After participating in the LA Connection, Janelle from Daniel Hoff just emailed me and asked me to come in and audition for their commercial division in a couple days!"

Eleanor Kreider, February 2020

"I was doing follow up emails from LA Connection and several were telling me, "We're interested, just not right now" (Pilot season and all) BUT Taylor Trumbo from Evolve Talent Agency wants me to come into her office next Tuesday!"

Phillip Guevara, February 2020

"I have a meeting with BMG Talent Agency in Los Angeles! just have to say how grateful I am for opportunities at the LA Connection. It felt amazing and it felt right! I've learned so much, I received so much positive feedback, and this experience helped me decide that it was finally time to make my move to LA. I feel confident. The tools that you left us with were things I WAS NEVER TAUGHT! I'm a hustler, I like to do 110% of the work, so thank you for sharing that! I'm currently in the airport crying because I don't want to go back home, but also already creating my list so that I can put your tools into place."

Jocelyne Cordero, March 2020

"I'm very excited to say that I'm working exclusively with David McDermott in the commercial department at Jordan, Gill & Dornbaum Talent Agency after meeting him through the NY Connection program! I can't wait to take this next step in my career. I feel ready and able to do that with both the technique and business training I've received at Actors Connection. This program is clearly dedicated and designed to help actors network well and advance their careers. I couldn't be happier with the results."

Glenn Ghirardi, March 2020

"Just wanted to let you know that thanks to your LA Connection program, I just signed with an LA Theatrical agent (Janelle @ Daniel Hoff). Followed up and did all the stuff you recommended and it’s working. It also gave me the courage to reach out to a manager I’ve had my eye on, and I’m meeting with them this week."

Kaipo Schwab, March 2020

"After meeting with Stacye Mayer from Paradigm, I have started working with her, freelancing for the agency!"

Carmelle Danneman, February 2020

"I recently attended a seminar with Manager TJ Stein of Stein Entertainment Group. He brought me in for a meeting and I have since signed with them for representation."

Anthony Altieri, February 2020

"I took a few classes at Actors Connection and learned a lot at each one. Then I took a seminar with Ashley Marshall that just blew me away! She is so giving! Transparent and informative (and funny). It was worth the trip for the Q&A alone. During my one on one time, I read for her and we had a frank discussion about my type, where I am in my career, and she offered to refer me to Abrams Artists Agency. The next morning before I could even send her a thank you email, Abrams sent me an appointment time. I am happy to say I am now freelance with them and I'm excited to see what comes next."

Diana Porter, February 2020

"Barry Shapiro's Commercial Class taught me how to do close up film work. Which I've used many times."

Daniel McHenry, February 2020

"I SIGNED with Armand Vaughn of ATB talent after meeting with him at an AC Seminar!"

Eileen Veghte, January 2020

Alex is SIGNING with SW Artists after meeting Margaret Emory, Agent in an AC seminar.

Alex Shafer, January 2020

"I SIGNED with Eris Talent Agency after meeting Theatrical Agent Cindy Schoonover at LA Connection!"

Aneela Qureshi, January 2020

"I SIGNED with Daniel Hoff Agency after meeting Theatrical Agent Janelle Bernard at LA Connection!"

Katie Humphries, January 2020

After taking part in the first-ever Actors Connection Diversity Showcase, Michael was invited into the agency office of The Price Group. He is now SIGNED and proudly repped by Lisa Price and company.

Michael Blas, January 2020

"I've booked a number of commercials (Zipcar, Simplisafe, Ancestry, OsteoBFlex, Cologuard, etc) and industrials since starting classes at AC. Thank you for the training!"

Jennie Driesen, January 2020

Ariane was SIGNED by TJ Stein, Personal Manager, Stein Management after meeting him in an AC seminar.

Ariane Malia Reinhart, January 2020

"In my first 2 AC agent seminars, two agents wanted to SIGN me. I ended up signing with Eris Talent so I can say that I signed with my first legit agent through Actors Connection."

Sally Stewart, January 2020

"I was introduced to a Talent Manager by Actors Connection and it seems like a great fit. I also booked three Short Films and two Narration Projects recently from participating at AC."

LaVeda Davis, January 2020

"After participating in the LA Connection showcase, I got called in to interview and SIGNED across the board with Tangerine Talent."

Sofie Khan, January 2020

"After meeting Janine Cerny from Lauren Green Agency at NY Connection, she invited me to an interview today and started FREELANCING with me. I also met Lauren. They are both super nice and fun. This is very exciting! Thank you again."

Mingjie Li, November 2019

"After meeting with Armand Vaughn of ATB Talent Agency at Actors Connection, he SIGNED me as a FILM/ TV Client!

Eileen Veghte, November 2019

"I was looking for a low stakes class to take to get feedback and maybe grow a little bit after moving to the city. I took a seminar with Dustin Flores at the Mine and two months ago they SIGNED me!"

Scott Wilson, November 2019

"I SIGNED with Commercial Talent Agency after meeting Commercial Agent Sheila Di Marco at LA Connection!"

Raul Peyret, December 2019

"I SIGNED across the board with Sovereign Talent Agency after meeting Theatrical Agent Andrew Burrill at LA Connection!"

Max Talisman, November 2019

"I am FREELANCING with UGA Talent and being sent out on auditions after meeting Chase Theibault at an AC Seminar. Thank you, AC!"

Jasmine K. Huynh, November 2019

Aja SIGNED with UIA Talent Agency after meeting Vanessa Uzan, Agent/Owner at Broadway Connection.

Aja Goes, October 2019

Corey is FREELANCING with Jordan, Gill and Dornbaum after meeting David McDermott, Commercial Agent at NY Connection.

Corey Caldwell, October 2019

"I am now working with Chase Theibault of UGA Talent after meeting him at a seminar."

Christy Matino, October 2019

Scott SIGNED with both the print and commercial departments at Buchwald after meeting Stephanie Bellarosa, Agent at NY Connection.

S. Scott McCraken, October 2019

"After meeting with Jerry Kallarakkal from Abrams Artists Agency in a seminar, I was called in for a meeting and SIGNED for Commercial with Abrams."

Anthony E. Williams, October 2019

"I SIGNED with Daniel Hoff Agency after meeting Theatrical Agent Janelle Bernard and CESD Agency after meeting Commercial Agent Juliana Castro at LA Connection."

Chloe Malaise, September 2019

Kylie is INTERVIEWING with SW Artists after meeting Margaret Emory, Agent at our recent Broadway Connection!

Kylie Heywood, September 2019

Robin is SIGNING with Abrams Artists after meeting Jerry Kallarakkal, Commercial Agent in an AC seminar.

Robin May, September 2019

Anthony SIGNED with Abrams Artists after meeting Jerry Kallarakkal, Commercial Agent in an AC seminar.

Anthony LeDonne, September 2019

Molly is now WORKING with Wright Talent Management from meeting Charlie Wright, Personal Manager in an Actors Connection seminar.

Molly Chiffer, September 2019

"I'm signing with Bella Agency! Thank you for all your advice and coaching at the LA Connection."

Ross Kobelak, August 2019

"I recently SIGNED with Lisa Price from The Price Group Talent Agency after meeting her first at NY Connection and then again at an agent seminar!"

Lindsay Head, August 2019

"I have been invited to FREELANCE with Chase Theibault and the commercial department of UGA after meeting him at NY Connection."

Lillith Fallon, August 2019

Emily is now FREELANCING with UIA Talent after meeting Aaron Sanko, Agent at our most recent Broadway Connection!

Emily Morris, August 2019

After meeting Traci Lynn Luthy at a seminar, Marie was called in for an interview and SIGNED with them!

Marie Denny, August 2019

"I attended the intensive with Janine Cerny for Commercial and Print, and am now FREELANCING with her at Lauren Green Agency."

Sheikh Niloy, August 2019

"I SIGNED with SW Artists after attending a seminar here!"

Cara Treacy, August 2019

Rebecca had an INTERVIEW with Carson-Kolker Org. from meeting Barry Kolker, Agent/Owner at NY Connection.

Rebecca Thomas, July 2019

"After meeting Margaret Emory in a seminar, she invited me to meet with her and Sue Winik from SW Artists and I SIGNED with them."

Bari Hyman, July 2019

"Tisha Ioli's knowledge and expertise in the acting industry is a huge advantage to anyone who attends her classes. She always puts her students talents and skills to work in order to help each one of us to give our best performance in our showreel and further our acting careers. She was an absolute joy to work with. Without a doubt, I confidently recommend Tishas classes to any actors that want to record their reel."

Luis Sena, July 2019

Lauren SIGNED with Bona Fide Artists and Emerging Talent as a result of meeting Traci Lynn Luthy, Agent at NY Connection.

Lauren LeBeouf, June 2019

"After taking a seminar with Armand Vaughn of Across the Board Talent Agency, he called me in the next day and I am now signed with him for Legit!"

Jami Simon, June 2019

After meeting Shoshana Cantwell at a seminar, she called me in and asked me to sign as a freelancer. She has been submitting me and sending me out on auditions. Thank you Actors Connection!

Richard Sacher, June 2019

Maggie SIGNED with Across the Board Talent Agency after meeting Armand Vaughn, Agent in an AC seminar.

Maggie Siciliano, May 2019

After meeting Ingrid French in an AC seminar, Marie was called in for an AUDITION the next day!

Marie Denny, May 2019

"After meeting Shoshana Cantwell at a seminar last June, I SIGNED (non-exclusively) with Take 3. They have been sending me out on auditions and I recently got a first refusal for a commercial. Hoping to actually book one soon!"

Richard Sacher, May 2019

Kian SIGNED with both Pantheon Talent Agency after meeting Theatrical Talent Agent Daniel Ortega and with CESD for print after meeting Talent Agent Juliana Castro - both at LA Connection.

Kian Talan, May 2019

Dana has SIGNED with BMG Talent across-the-board after meeting Theatrical Talent Agent Annie Marshall and Commercial Talent Agent Rachel Schkurman at LA Connection.

Dana Majeski, May 2019

Diane has SIGNED with Tangerine Talent Agency for both theatrical and commercial representation after meeting Talent Agent Sueanne Edan at LA Connection! -Diane Samuelson, April 2019

Diane Samuelson, April 2019

Kerry SIGNED with Bona Fide Artists after meeting Traci Lynn Luthy, Agent/Owner at our Actors Connection Diversity Showcase.

Kerry McMenamin, May 2019

Colin is SIGNING with Bona Fide Artists after meeting Traci Lynn Luthy, Agent/Owner at our Actors Connection Diversity Showcase.

Colin Buckingham, May 2019

"I just SIGNED with Bona Fide Artists after meeting Traci Lynn Luthy at NY Connection in February! Thanks so much for all you did for us that weekend. I learned so much and am feeling much more prepared to start this next chapter in my career."

Sarah Winsor, May 2019

After participating in NY and Broadway Connection, Rachel had MEETINGS with both Bloc NYC and Gotham Talent Agency.

Rachel Fobbs, April 2019

"After meeting with Blake Lowell of Ingber and Associates, I started FREELANCING with their office!"

Maddie Small, May 2019

"NY Connection was by far the most important investment towards my career. The classes, on-camera training, and feedback from all the casting directors that came in helped my audition for the showcase. So thankful to have been included in this year's event and I am now SIGNED with Marlene at the Marlene Agency. Tony and his AC team were AMAZING to work with. It's intense, come prepared, and ready to learn."

Meejee Kim, April 2019

“The Atlanta Connection has opened a whole new life for me! I SIGNED with BMG Models and Talent then moved to Atlanta right after from NYC. I feel like I am exactly where I am meant to be. I am so grateful to Actors Connection for the chance to change my career path!"

Adrian Eppley, April 2019

“I have been auditioning for TV and film for a few years in New York. Had gotten pinned and callbacks but nothing. After Actors Connection’s Showcase in Atlanta, I SIGNED with a top agency and BOOKED my first network co-star!”

James Sosa Jr, April 2019

Jasson BOOKED a guest star on NCIS NOLA after meeting Jenevieve Brewer, Jenevieve Brewer Talent Management in an AC seminar.

Jasson Finney, April 2019

Paul met and was SIGNED by Lanier E. Williams II, Manager, Madison Square Artists Management at an AC seminar. Within two months of being signed, Paul BOOKED two prime time network episodic co-stars on FBI (CBS) and The Blacklist (NBC).

Paul Sadlik, April 2019

"I have good news! I got an agent via the Broadway Connection weekend as of this past week! I’m working with Pantera/Murphy for both theatre and tv/film!"

Posey Bartol, April 2019

"After meeting in a seminar Dustin Flores, Agent THE MINE, I began freelancing with them and eventually SIGNED."

Seth Clayton, April 2019

Len is now FREELANCING with Ginger Dicce Talent Agency after being referred by Actors Connection to her office.

Len Feiner, April 2019

"Tracy from Bonafide Artists called me in to discuss representation after meeting her at NY Connection."

Lauren Lebeouf, April 2019

After attending a seminar with Katie Murphy of Pantera Murphy Agency, Alex was brought in and SIGNED.

Alex Joy Pucci, April 2019

After attending NY Connection and working with casting director Eve Battaglia, Mike was referred to J.L Diamonika, Invictus Entertainment and is now WORKING with that office.

Mike Press, April 2019

Charles SIGNED with The Marlene Agency after meeting Diane Dehn in an AC seminar. He also BOOKED his first co-star audition for POWER via the agency.

Charles Everett, March 2019

Jenna BOOKED a national commercial after being recommended to Ginger Dicce Talent Agency by Actors Connection!

Jenna Kray, March 2018

Max SIGNED with The Marlene Agency after meeting Diane Dehn in an AC seminar. He also BOOKED his first co-star audition for MR. ROBOT via the agency.

Max Lebow, March 2019

Joseph SIGNED with SW Artists after meeting Margaret Emory, Agent at our February Broadway Connection.

Joseph Pyfferoen, March 2019

Paul BOOKED a co-star on the new Dick Wolf Episodic FBI (CBS) after meeting and then SIGNING with Lanier E. Williams II, Manager, Madison Square Artists Management in an AC seminar.

Paul Sadlik, March 2019

Katie is now FREELANCING with Abbey Lynn Models after meeting Tony Tilli, Agent at our December Print Connection.

Katie Wieland, March 2019

Kathryn Grace ("KG") was offered to SIGN with Talent Agent Valerie Adami from SW Artists Agency after attending our Kids & Teens Pilot Season Weekend.

Kathryn Grace Nickles, March 2019

"After meeting with Erica Hart at NY Connection, I BOOKED a Live Reading of Mark Solomon's PRAISE! in Los Angeles."

Jacob Taylor, March 2019

Chiquita received INTERVIEWS with Abrams Artists Agency and The Carson Kolker Org. after attending our March NY Connection.

Chiquita Melvin, March 2019

Mike is now FREELANCING with Paradigm after meeting Doug Kesten, Agent at NY Connection.

Mike Press, March 2019

"Great news!  I just SIGNED with Lisa Price after meeting her at AC."

John Sousa, March 2019

John SIGNED with The Price Group after meeting Lisa Price, Agent/Owner in an AC seminar.

John Adams, March 2019

Ricky has SIGNED across the board with Tangerine Talent Agency after meeting Sueanne Edan, Talent Agent,  at our Los Angeles "TV Connection" event!

Ricky Rogers, February 2019

Andrew SIGNED with Bona Fide Artists after being referred by Actors Connection.

Andrew Griffin, February 2019

Kelly has SIGNED with BBA after meeting Talent Agent Christine Tarralo at LA Connection! -Kelly Kozakevich, February 2019

Kelly Kozakevich, February 2019

Bailey has SIGNED with DDO Artists Agency for Voice Over representation after meeting Julie Gudz, Talent Agent, at LA Connection. Bailey also has two more MEETINGS with Commercial Talent Agents, Ted Maier from Mavrick Artists and Taylor Trumbo from Evolve Talent Agency, after also meeting them at LA Connection. 

Bailey Stender, February 2019

Anthony SIGNED with Talent Agent Taylor Trumbo from Evolve Talent Agency for Commercial rep, also with Talent Agent Julie Gudz from DDO Artists for Voice-Over rep, and also had MEETINGS with Talent Agents Rachel Schkurman from BMG and Ted Maier from Mavrick Artists, all at LA Connection.

Anthony Altieri, February 2019

Nicole has an AUDITION with Pantone Casting for a commercial after meeting Lisa Pantone, Casting Director, at our LA Connection. 

Nicole Gramcko, February 2019

Devon has MEETINGS with two Talent Agents, Rachel Schkurman from BMG and Ted Maier from Mavrick Artists Agency after meeting them at LA Connection. 

Devon Fleury, February 2019

Erin SIGNED with BBA after meeting Talent Agent Christine Tarralo at LA Connection. Erin also had meetings with two other Talent Agents, Ted Maier from Mavrick Artists Agency and Taylor Trumbo from Evolve Talent Agency, after also meeting them at LA Connection.

Erin Rein, February 2019

DeAriesha has MEETINGS with three Talent Agents, Ted Maier from Mavrick Artists, Taylor Trumbo from Evolve Talent and Rachel Schkurman from BMG Model & Talent Agency, after meeting them at LA Connection. 

DeAriesha Mack, February 2019

Ximena has a MEETING with Mavrick Artists Agency after meeting Ted Maier, Talent Agent at LA Connection! 

Ximena Cordoba, February 2019

Jenna has a MEETING with DDO Artists Agency after meeting Julie Dudz, Talent Agent at LA Connection. 

Jenna Enns, February 2019