About Dezperate Actor and Steve Dez
My name is Steve Dez. I’m a professional working actor since 2011 and just like you I had no clue how or where to start my career. But it’s nothing special. Now, I wake up whenever I want, unless I have a demanding call time hehe, and tell my P.A. to make me an avocado toast just like everyone else xD.
Ok, I don’t have a P.A, only when I’m on set *wink*.
I started teaching other actors how to break into Hollywood in 2015 because I know how complicated figuring it all out by yourself can be, so I created the online course to help people just like you through my program called Dezperate Actor – Cracking The Hollywood Code. The program and this site now helps hundreds of actors every year but it took 7 years.
In January 2022 (My Birthday Month), I created my flagship Program for more advanced actors seeking representation called Dezperate Actor 2.8 – Representation on Demand. Now, Countless of Actors get Managers, Acting Agents, Publicists, Voiceover Agents and More thanks to my help.
I created The Dezperate Actor Website (this site) in 2022 so I can provide more free information, resources and guides to more actors and actresses trying to break into the industry. Speaking of which, I also started coaching actors 1-on-1 that need guidance as well through The Dezperate Coaching but I’ve also heard of people that want to do mentorship/coaching at their own pace and I’ve created the Dezperate Actor – Coaching For Actors Program as well.
For those that really want the best bang for their buck and want access to all of my premium resources we have finally created the Dezperate Actor – Complete Edition which includes our flagship courses, bonuses + our online coaching program into one single bundle.
I design and create all my own courses, guides, blog posts and more by hand. Write the words. Film and edit the videos. Produce the podcasts. Illustrate the graphics. But now I have a small team that helps me with some tasks thanks to the contributions of you guys.
In case that wasn’t enough, here’s my entire Roadmap to a Hollywood Career.
The Dezperate Actor Rules
- Train once, Train Twice, Train Again Dezperate One.
- Learn by Doing not Just Hoping.
- On Time is Late – Early is On Time.
- Treat others with Respect – Politeness Wins.
- Be More Interested than Interesting.
- Take Big Risks & Choices.
- Listening Properly is a Major Key.
- Be Easy Going on Set but always a Professional.
- Do what you’re best at and the money will take care of itself.
- Be Grateful, Make your Money and Enjoy it to the Fullest.
The idea for these rules came from Stand by Method – 10 Rules of Acting
These Are a Few of My Favorite Things
People often ask me what tools I use typically; I’m happy to answer them. So I started this page here with all the things that I like to use. It’s great for saving time and has some nice software too!When you click them and pay you may get a discount and I make a commission at no additional cost to you.
Designed to help you catapult your career to new heights without compromising your art, all while building a profitable and purposeful acting empire.
This is the special Bundle of our Flagship Programs in one for a discount! Don't miss your opportunity to get the mentorship and online guidance you need to become an actor today. Includes Dezperate Actor - Cracking the Hollywood Code + Dezperate Actor 2.8 - Representation on Demand
The Dezperate Actor podcast is one full of lessons, advice, tips, tricks, life hacks and so much more! Your host Steve Dez opens his book of knowledge and his rolodex of friends within the industry to give you the best advice, so you can be your best self within and outside of the entertainment industry. If your goal is to improve your career or improve as a person, then this podcast will give you your dose of motivational entertainment with an extra side of practical tips!
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