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EP 317 Cynthia Mclean & Jessica Bulavsky - SBV Voice Over Talent Agency

February 24, 2019

Episode 317 Part 1 – Chuck and Stacey welcome rockstar Los Angeles talent agents from SBV Talent, Cynthia Mclean and Jessica Bulavsky. Jessica explains what an SBV represented talent should expect from them while Cynthia answers what talent should expect in general from an agent. They discuss how to prepare for meeting with a prospective agent as well as what happens following the meeting. The pair talks about what they need to hear on a voice over demo that catches their attention and makes them want to consider meeting with a talent for representation. They share their policy on representing union talent and non-union talent and gives some examples of what actors can do to help their client/agent partnership work better. They talk about some issues that affect talent from managing expectations, to being prepared and eliminating obstacles to getting jobs and why SBV Talent some times passes on representing talent. Jessica and Cynthia each share their backgrounds and how they found their way to becoming agents. They talk about some misconceptions that actors have about what an agent does on a daily basis.

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