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Samuel L Jackson Teaches Acting

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Overview

Teaches Acting

As a kid, Samuel L. Jackson stuttered so badly that he stopped talking for almost a year. Today he’s one of the world’s most successful actors, with roles in over 100 films, including Pulp Fiction and The Avengers. In his online acting class, the Oscar-nominated star shares how he creates memorable characters, powerful performances, and a long-lasting career. Learn to master auditions, analyze scripts, and find the truth in every role you play.

Syllabus

Class Trailer
Class Sample
1. Introduction
2. Creating Characters
3. Physical Characterization
4. Case Study: Caveman's Valentine
5. Student Session: Breaking Down a Script - Part 1
6. Student Session: Breaking Down a Script - Part 2
7. Student Session: Character Biographies
8. Student Session: Make It Your Own
9. Voice & Character
10. Student Session: Plumb Your Emotional Depths
11. Student Session: Use Your Voice, Use Your Body
12. Working With Directors
13. On-Set Collaboration
14. Student Session: Developing Characterization
15. Student Session: Making Bold Choices
16. Enriching Your Acting Practice
17. Auditioning
18. Growing Your Acting Career
19. Sam's Journey From New York to Hollywood
20. Hollywood Lessons
21. Conclusion

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Samuel L. Jackson

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