Tag Archives: parents of child actors

Tax Tips for the Parents of Child Actors

This gallery contains 3 photos.


IMPORTANT NOTE:  This was written before the Trump administration’s massive changes to the US tax code.  You should not rely on it when filing taxes for tax year 2017 or later. Many (if not all) of the deductions formerly available … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

5 Unbreakable Acting Resume Rules

This gallery contains 2 photos.


Several years ago, a director spotted my grandson juggling at a local festival, and asked him to come in for a part in a national commercial.  The casting director sent an email: “Arrive at 10 a.m., and bring a headshot and resume.” … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , | 14 Comments

Is CastHub.tv a Casting Hub Spin-off? Is it Legit?

This gallery contains 2 photos.


I can always tell when Casting Hub hosts one of its big weekend “auditions”, because traffic on my blog always skyrockets on Sunday, as parents start to go online to research the company after their child gets the “good news” … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , | 37 Comments

Resources for Parents of Dallas Child Actors

This gallery contains 1 photo.


Ever since I posted a blog post about a year ago about my struggles with my grandson’s acting career, people have been asking me questions. The most common one is, “How do I get my child into acting?” I’m not … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments