Anna is a powerhouse both in front of the camera and behind it. She has booked countless television commercials, film roles, and print jobs. But this actress does not wait for the next audition to stay connected to her craft. Anna is continually in a state of creation. For the past several years, she has produced her own short films and web sketches to fulfill her artistic passions. Anna is optimistic about the local industry — “It's great to work in a market where you can build relationships with casting directors and filmmakers who work on everything from commercials to feature films. There's a supportive film community in Texas, especially in Austin.”
Chris is a former class clown turned comedian, actor, writer, photographer, artist — and booker. He consistently books commercial and theatrical roles, and cites his portrayal of Captain Dexter Jordon in the National Geographic miniseries The Long Road Home as the highlight of his career. Chris lands nearly every local gig he auditions for, but his love of live performance inspires him to one day host his own television show.
Chiara has a strong desire to tell the stories that will inspire, open minds, and provide hope to humanity. A fresh addition to the Agence Talent roster, this Italian actress is already well on her way. Chiara received extensive training in Los Angeles before making her way to Texas, and has booked dozens of film and theatre roles. She believes that the best way to practice acting is to practice living. “To be a great actor, be a great person.” Well said, Chiara.
Jean is an actor with a great deal of range, diversity, and a positive attitude to boot. When he arrived to the Austin acting community, Jean was happily surprised by the abundance of auditions — and callbacks — he received. “It feels like a consistent rhythm of opportunity.” His advice for other local actors? “Never stop working on your craft and adding techniques to your acting toolbox. Also, seek out new and varied experiences in your personal life to draw from when acting.”
Kathy has been an integral part of Agence Talent since its inception. The seasoned actress has extensive training and countless stage, television, and film credits to her name. Kathy relishes opportunities to play challenging roles in productions that push the boundaries of storytelling. For example, she would love to play the lead in a romantic comedy, or land a supporting role in an action-adventure film. Kathy’s words of wisdom to novice actors? “Never stop looking for opportunities to develop your skills. Don’t be afraid to fail; that’s how you know you’re still growing.”
Kazki is 100% personality — his upbeat energy and professionalism keep clients happy. Kazki entered the world of performance first as a musician, and now he finds both acting and improv within his array of natural abilities. Kazki encourages other actors to take improv classes to learn how to have F-U-N. Why? Because the art of performing is more than just “being funny.”
Lindsay says “tenacity trumps talent.”But this exceptional actress has an abundance of both, which is evident in the vast number of jobs she books. In addition to an impressive acting resume, Lindsay boasts the title of backup vocalist for legendary Motown artist, Smokey Robinson. Hailing from Los Angeles, Lindsay appreciates that the Austin acting community allows actors to feel like big fish in a small pond.
Sheri loves the creative process that happens on a set and soaks up every opportunity to learn when she’s part of a production. While she has landed countless commercial projects, Sheri looks forward to more film and television roles. She is a versatile actress who looks for roles that will nurture and showcase her comedic timing. Sheri also has some advice for fledgling actors — “Never say ‘no’ to an audition, and if you book a gig, give it 110%.” Right on, Sheri.