‘It’s all acting’: NGO exposed teaching migrants how to trick ‘f***ing stupid’ EU border guards

A group that helped over 15,000 refugees and migrants to get into Europe has been caught on tape admitting to systematically training asylum seekers to exploit screening interviews by feigning trauma and persecution. Ariel Ricket, the executive director of Advocates Abroad, a major non-profit NGO which provides legal aid to migrants, has been caught on […]

LeVar Burton on Pursuing the Priesthood Before Acting

At the age of 17, LeVar Burton was on a path to the priesthood, having entered seminary three years earlier. But Burton began questioning the Catholic point of view, and he did not receive satisfying answers from his elders. He decided to change his trajectory, and landed on acting. Two years later, as an undergraduate […]

Nikki Haley comments on Iran show US acting like ‘rogue regime’ with ‘no respect’ for EU – analysts

US ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley’s assertion that Iran is the “biggest issue” for the US today is ridiculous and Washington has much bigger foreign and domestic issues to be worried about, experts told RT. In an interview with the Fox & Friends morning show, Haley said that Americans “do need to be worried […]

How Meghan Markle’s father gave her this vital advice to boost her acting career

Meghan Markle had a fairly successful acting career under her belt before she became a member of the British Royal Family. The LA native grew up in Hollywood with a cinematographer father. She later went on to bag a role as sexy paralegal on cable drama Suits. In an Interview with Esquire, published on February […]

What IS method acting? — THE SATURDAY BRIEFING

GETTY / ALAMY STOCK Sir Laurence Olivier ribbed Dustin Hoffman over method acting Q. CAN you explain the difference between normal acting and the method school of acting? Edmund Perks, Ivybridge, Devon A: METHOD acting covers a range of techniques first introduced by the Russian actor/director Konstantin Stanislavski in the 1920s which emphasised the art […]

Absolute Hell review: Hysterical acting and a crude script are lowlights in an awful show

In 1995 it was directed at the National by Anthony Page, with a cast led by Judi Dench at her incandescent best. It is now revived by Joe Hill-Gibbins, a director who, in my experience, doesn’t ask what he can do for a play so much as what he can do to it. From the […]

US acting as ‘ISIS air force’ in Syria, spreads ‘conscious, transparent lie’ – analysts to RT

The massive missile strikes the US and allies conducted against Syria actually benefit terrorist groups, and prevented inspectors from proving if chemical weapons were used in Douma, international analysts told RT. Washington, London, and Paris used last week’s alleged chemical attack in Douma, near Damascus, as the pretext for an early morning missile attack on […]

The Morning Watch: Making the ‘Isle of Dogs Puppets, Learn Everything About Voice Acting & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, take a close look at the making of […]

When consumer packaged goods start acting like software

GUEST: Historically, consumer packaged goods (CPG) were designed to be sold in a brick-and-mortar retail environment — in packaging flashy enough to catch a consumer’s eyes while presenting the right information to compel a purchase. But packaging doesn’t need to sell the product anymore. The Internet is becoming the primary channel for…Read More

Narnia child star Skandar Keynes looks like THIS now – as he 'swaps acting for politics'

After co-star Georgie Henley recently made waves with her professional London stage debut, it seems a fitting time to see what else the Narnia kids are up to as young adults. Anna Popplewell, for one, has continued to act – including a role on the US TV series Reign. Keynes, however – now 26 – […]