Category: Spotlight

  • Spotlight Launches Video On Demand Library

    Spotlight Launches Video On Demand Library

    Performers now have access to a growing range of video-based workshops and seminar media. Here at Spotlight, we always aim to provide the best possible support for our performers. We do our utmost to support you with advice across various subjects on our blog while constantly evolving our service.  This is why we have launched…

  • Filmmakers Details

    Filmmakers Details

    Spotlight’s collaboration with Filmmakers will provide new opportunities for members of both platforms across Europe. Filmmakers is the go-to platform for casting professionals in the EU seeking talented performers for a variety of projects. It facilitates connections that propel careers in European cinema and TV. For more information please visit www.filmmakers.eu. The beta launch of…

  • What to Put in Your ‘About Me’ on Spotlight

    What to Put in Your ‘About Me’ on Spotlight

    Spotlight experts share their top tips for what casting directors want to see in your ‘About Me’ and ‘Training’ sections and the most useful information to include. The ‘About Me’ section is a small area on your profile, but it can be mighty when used correctly. If your Spotlight profile is your acting CV, consider…

  • Updating Your Spotlight Details

    Updating Your Spotlight Details

    Why it’s important to keep your Spotlight ‘Details’ section up-to-date, and the benefit of adding this information to your Spotlight profile. When it comes to your Spotlight profile, it’s easy to forget the little things. We’re mainly focused on ensuring we have our most recent credits, headshots and showreels uploaded, and while these things are…

  • How to Apply for Jobs Through Spotlight

    How to Apply for Jobs Through Spotlight

    Spotlight’s guide to submitting yourself for jobs, how this changes when you have an agent, and how to view your submissions. There are many benefits to having a Spotlight membership, but the most important one is the access it gives you to apply for exclusive acting jobs – over 500 roles ar available to our…

  • Spotlight’s Christmas Opening Hours 2023

    Spotlight’s Christmas Opening Hours 2023

    It’s the most wonderful time of the year once again! We’d love to wish a Happy Holidays and New Year to all of Spotlight’s members and friends in the industry, and to also let you know our opening hours over the festive period. Spotlight will be closed on the following dates: Saturday 23 December Sunday…

  • Understanding the Jobs Feed on Spotlight

    Understanding the Jobs Feed on Spotlight

    Everything you need to know about the Spotlight Jobs Feed and how to change your filter settings on Spotlight Access to the Jobs Feed is one of the most valuable and useful benefits of being a Spotlight member. It’s where casting professionals put their job posts (also known as breakdowns) which detail the productions and…

  • The Winners and Finalists for the Young Performer ‘Into the Spotlight’ Monologue Competition

    The Winners and Finalists for the Young Performer ‘Into the Spotlight’ Monologue Competition

    We’re excited to announce the finalists and winners for the first ever Young Performer ‘Into the Spotlight’ monologue competition Following the amazing response we’ve had to our monologue competitions over the last year, we decided to launch the first ever Young Performer competition with three different age categories. Our Spotlight team watched every monologue performance,…

  • How to Make the Most of Your Spotlight Membership

    How to Make the Most of Your Spotlight Membership

    All of the benefits of joining Spotlight and why a Spotlight membership is worth it. Your Spotlight membership is more than just an online profile with access to exclusive breakdowns. It’s your gateway into the world of casting, and we’re here to support you every step of the way. Here are all the ways in…

  • Membership Update

    Membership Update

    November 2023 It is important to us that our members and partners feel heard, and that our membership offerings are sensitive and inclusive of the wider industry. Therefore, we have made the decision to remove the Spotlight Premiere option, and we will maintain our single membership for performers. Our genuine intention was to provide more…