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13th Nov '15 9:05:19 AM FF32
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** [[{{Blackadder}} I've got a big part of my own! WOOF!]]

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** [[{{Blackadder}} [[Series/{{Blackadder}} I've got a big part of my own! WOOF!]]
13th Jul '15 8:05:07 PM nombretomado
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* The camera doesn't actually add [[AmericanCustomaryMeasurements ten pounds]]. The lighting and camera angles , on the other hand, can do anything from 'take off ten pounds' to 'add twenty'. Don't worry about it. Keep yourself in shape and at a healthy weight.

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* The camera doesn't actually add [[AmericanCustomaryMeasurements [[UsefulNotes/AmericanCustomaryMeasurements ten pounds]]. The lighting and camera angles , on the other hand, can do anything from 'take off ten pounds' to 'add twenty'. Don't worry about it. Keep yourself in shape and at a healthy weight.
31st Dec '14 7:58:37 PM nombretomado
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*** JuliaRoberts is good about doing this -- check out ''Runaway Bride'' or ''Film/ConspiracyTheory'' for examples.

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*** JuliaRoberts Creator/JuliaRoberts is good about doing this -- check out ''Runaway Bride'' or ''Film/ConspiracyTheory'' for examples.
12th Aug '14 2:54:19 PM StFan
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* [[FullFrontalAssault Nudity and sex scenes]] are double-edged swords. On one hand, a well-done scene in a critically-acclaimed film can boost one's career exponentially, and may put you on the fast track to mainstream and artistic respectability. Many Hollywood stars have gone on to very strong careers due to their willingness to do nude scenes -- Creator/JulianneMoore, Creator/HalleBerry and Creator/KateWinslet are cases in point. On the other hand, such scenes can just as easily derail a young actress' (and it's usually an actress) career. For example, if you are an actress who is most famous for [[MsFanservice her sexiness]] rather than her talent, and you want more than just FifteenMinutesOfFame, don't blow your wad early and do nudity near the start of your career. Once your male fans have seen you naked, what do they have left for the imagination? In particular, do ''not'' let your first nude scene be in a {{slasher movie}} or a frat-boy comedy, as this can get you [[TypeCasting typecast]] as "the bimbo" in a heartbeat. Compare the careers of sex symbols Creator/JessicaAlba and Shannon Elizabeth -- the former has never done nudity and got steady mainstream work for the better part of [[TurnOfTheMillennium the last decade]], while the latter's career burned out and went {{direct-to-video}} just a few years after she got naked in her debut, ''Film/AmericanPie''.
** Go back to some teen movies with the occasional nudity of your youth and look up the actresses on the IMDB. Chances are, their career eventually petered out.

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* [[FullFrontalAssault Nudity and sex scenes]] are double-edged swords. On one hand, a well-done scene in a critically-acclaimed film can boost one's career exponentially, and may put you on the fast track to mainstream and artistic respectability. Many Hollywood stars have gone on to very strong careers due to their willingness to do nude scenes -- Creator/JulianneMoore, Creator/HalleBerry and Creator/KateWinslet are cases in point. On the other hand, such scenes can just as easily derail a young actress' (and it's usually an actress) career. For example, if you are an actress who is most famous for [[MsFanservice her sexiness]] rather than her talent, and you want more than just FifteenMinutesOfFame, don't blow your wad early and do nudity near the start of your career. Once your male fans have seen you naked, what do they have left for the imagination? In particular, do ''not'' let your first nude scene be in a {{slasher movie}} or a frat-boy comedy, as this can get you [[TypeCasting typecast]] as "the bimbo" in a heartbeat. Compare the careers of sex symbols Creator/JessicaAlba and Shannon Elizabeth -- the former has never done nudity and got steady mainstream work for the better part of [[TurnOfTheMillennium the last decade]], while the latter's career burned out and went {{direct-to-video}} DirectToVideo just a few years after she got naked in her debut, ''Film/AmericanPie''.
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''Film/AmericanPie''. Go back to some teen movies with the occasional nudity of your youth and look up the actresses on the IMDB. Chances are, their career eventually petered out.
28th Jul '14 3:29:37 PM Morgenthaler
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* [[FullFrontalAssault Nudity and sex scenes]] are double-edged swords. On one hand, a well-done scene in a critically-acclaimed film can boost one's career exponentially, and may put you on the fast track to mainstream and artistic respectability. Many Hollywood stars have gone on to very strong careers due to their willingness to do nude scenes -- JulianneMoore, Creator/HalleBerry and KateWinslet are cases in point. On the other hand, such scenes can just as easily derail a young actress' (and it's usually an actress) career. For example, if you are an actress who is most famous for [[MsFanservice her sexiness]] rather than her talent, and you want more than just FifteenMinutesOfFame, don't blow your wad early and do nudity near the start of your career. Once your male fans have seen you naked, what do they have left for the imagination? In particular, do ''not'' let your first nude scene be in a {{slasher movie}} or a frat-boy comedy, as this can get you [[TypeCasting typecast]] as "the bimbo" in a heartbeat. Compare the careers of sex symbols Creator/JessicaAlba and Shannon Elizabeth -- the former has never done nudity and got steady mainstream work for the better part of [[TurnOfTheMillennium the last decade]], while the latter's career burned out and went {{direct-to-video}} just a few years after she got naked in her debut, ''AmericanPie''.

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* [[FullFrontalAssault Nudity and sex scenes]] are double-edged swords. On one hand, a well-done scene in a critically-acclaimed film can boost one's career exponentially, and may put you on the fast track to mainstream and artistic respectability. Many Hollywood stars have gone on to very strong careers due to their willingness to do nude scenes -- JulianneMoore, Creator/JulianneMoore, Creator/HalleBerry and KateWinslet Creator/KateWinslet are cases in point. On the other hand, such scenes can just as easily derail a young actress' (and it's usually an actress) career. For example, if you are an actress who is most famous for [[MsFanservice her sexiness]] rather than her talent, and you want more than just FifteenMinutesOfFame, don't blow your wad early and do nudity near the start of your career. Once your male fans have seen you naked, what do they have left for the imagination? In particular, do ''not'' let your first nude scene be in a {{slasher movie}} or a frat-boy comedy, as this can get you [[TypeCasting typecast]] as "the bimbo" in a heartbeat. Compare the careers of sex symbols Creator/JessicaAlba and Shannon Elizabeth -- the former has never done nudity and got steady mainstream work for the better part of [[TurnOfTheMillennium the last decade]], while the latter's career burned out and went {{direct-to-video}} just a few years after she got naked in her debut, ''AmericanPie''.''Film/AmericanPie''.
6th Apr '14 4:11:35 AM LongLiveHumour
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* [[FullFrontalAssault Nudity and sex scenes]] are double-edged swords. On one hand, a well-done scene in a critically-acclaimed film can boost one's career exponentially, and may put you on the fast track to mainstream and artistic respectability. Many Hollywood stars have gone on to very strong careers due to their willingness to do nude scenes -- JulianneMoore, HalleBerry and KateWinslet are cases in point. On the other hand, such scenes can just as easily derail a young actress' (and it's usually an actress) career. For example, if you are an actress who is most famous for [[MsFanservice her sexiness]] rather than her talent, and you want more than just FifteenMinutesOfFame, don't blow your wad early and do nudity near the start of your career. Once your male fans have seen you naked, what do they have left for the imagination? In particular, do ''not'' let your first nude scene be in a {{slasher movie}} or a frat-boy comedy, as this can get you [[TypeCasting typecast]] as "the bimbo" in a heartbeat. Compare the careers of sex symbols Creator/JessicaAlba and Shannon Elizabeth -- the former has never done nudity and got steady mainstream work for the better part of [[TurnOfTheMillennium the last decade]], while the latter's career burned out and went {{direct-to-video}} just a few years after she got naked in her debut, ''AmericanPie''.

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* [[FullFrontalAssault Nudity and sex scenes]] are double-edged swords. On one hand, a well-done scene in a critically-acclaimed film can boost one's career exponentially, and may put you on the fast track to mainstream and artistic respectability. Many Hollywood stars have gone on to very strong careers due to their willingness to do nude scenes -- JulianneMoore, HalleBerry Creator/HalleBerry and KateWinslet are cases in point. On the other hand, such scenes can just as easily derail a young actress' (and it's usually an actress) career. For example, if you are an actress who is most famous for [[MsFanservice her sexiness]] rather than her talent, and you want more than just FifteenMinutesOfFame, don't blow your wad early and do nudity near the start of your career. Once your male fans have seen you naked, what do they have left for the imagination? In particular, do ''not'' let your first nude scene be in a {{slasher movie}} or a frat-boy comedy, as this can get you [[TypeCasting typecast]] as "the bimbo" in a heartbeat. Compare the careers of sex symbols Creator/JessicaAlba and Shannon Elizabeth -- the former has never done nudity and got steady mainstream work for the better part of [[TurnOfTheMillennium the last decade]], while the latter's career burned out and went {{direct-to-video}} just a few years after she got naked in her debut, ''AmericanPie''.
16th Jan '14 7:12:51 PM nombretomado
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* Just because you're an extra does not mean that nobody's looking at you. Therefore try not to do anything that you would regret like picking your nose or something. Either be serious about walking that dog through the shot over and over or do something awesome/hilarious so that you'll be forever remembered as a really cool extra. Especially do this when the movie isn't all that great. ([[{{Futurama}} "And you extras, wave your arms and make faces. What is this, a morgue?"]])

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* Just because you're an extra does not mean that nobody's looking at you. Therefore try not to do anything that you would regret like picking your nose or something. Either be serious about walking that dog through the shot over and over or do something awesome/hilarious so that you'll be forever remembered as a really cool extra. Especially do this when the movie isn't all that great. ([[{{Futurama}} ([[{{WesternAnimation/Futurama}} "And you extras, wave your arms and make faces. What is this, a morgue?"]])
9th Jul '13 8:06:48 PM EarlOfSandvich
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* Try to look disheveled. If you're playing a scene where your character just ran thirty kilometers and fought a giant spider...muss your hair up. Look at ViggoMortensen -- he's mastered the art of staying drop-dead-sexy while looking like an absolute mess.

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* Try to look disheveled. If you're playing a scene where your character just ran thirty kilometers and fought a giant spider...muss your hair up. Look at ViggoMortensen Creator/ViggoMortensen -- he's mastered the art of staying drop-dead-sexy while looking like an absolute mess.
23rd May '13 7:21:08 PM Seguir
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23rd May '13 7:20:22 PM Seguir
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* Let's face it. The audience is looking at your butt. Have a good butt. Nothing punches up a line better than a good butt.
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