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EP 278 - Heather Dame: Atlas Talent Voice Over Agency - Why You Need a Major VO Agent

April 15, 2018

EPISODE 278 - Chuck and Stacey finish their conversation with Heather Dame (formerly Heather Vergo), talent agent and VP Director of Development at Atlas Talent Los Angeles. Heather discusses the voiceover demo and gives advice for making the proper sales tool and also tells what a talent should expect and be prepared for when meeting with an agent. She explains the expectations that Atlas Talent has of their actors and speaks to the importance of having good communication between the agent and their talent. Heather answers some misconceptions talent may have about the role of an agent and shares her personal story of how she found her way from acting in Boston to working TV production in New York, to moving to Los Angeles. She talks about how she stays motivated and inspired as an agent and offers great advice to voice actors for having success in the voiceover industry.

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