As part of our Aspiring Talent series, we had a chance to chat with aspiring actor Tyler Robinson.
CHECK OUT OUR Q&A BELOW:
AS A CHILD, DID YOU WANT TO BE AN ACTOR OR DID IT FALL INTO PLACE THROUGH OTHER ACTIVITIES?
I always wanted to be in the film industry. After my first acting experience (Shrek the Musical) in grade 6 , I knew I wanted to pursue it.
WHO INSPIRED YOU TO FOLLOW YOUR DREAM TO PURSUE ACTING?
There is no one specific person, but if I had to choose one actor that I most admire, it would be Ryan Gosling in his role in Drive or La La Land.
WHAT CHALLENGES HAVE YOU FACED IN THE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY?
Slating the camera, I always end up goofing up somehow.
WHAT HAS BEEN YOUR MOST REWARDING EXPERIENCE?
When I received my first “great job” during an audition.
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE TYPE OF CHARACTER TO PLAY?
Either a really stereotypical jerk character or an energetic character.
WHAT MARKET DO YOU CURRENTLY WORK IN? ARE THERE OTHER AREAS YOU WOULD LIKE TO WORK?
Child acting industry-film & commercial
WHAT ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE TO SOMEONE NEW TRYING TO MAKE IT IN THE ACTING INDUSTRY?
Expect to make some sacrifices & always memorize the script.
WHAT FUELS YOUR PASSION?
It just feels right, acting is a career that I think will hold my interest.
WHAT IS SOMETHING ABOUT YOU THAT MOST PEOPLE WOULD NEVER GUESS?
I don’t like cheese on pizza.
WHO HAVE YOU BEEN TRAINING WITH?
Michael from Bongo Productions
WHAT PROJECTS HAVE YOU BEEN WORKING ON LATELY?
The Pride and some Sterling Productions projects this summer. I also just participated in the Provincials for my high school play.
Tyler is represented by Glickman Alexander Talent Management in Toronto.
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