Want to fulfil your acting dreams in L.A. but have no guidance or any idea where to start?
Check out our International Program!
Our goal is to provide actors with the tools to stand out in Hollywood’s competitive industry.
The Hollywood initiative provides international and national actors and entertainers the resources, guidance and introductions to navigate the Los Angeles acting industry. Our affordable and comprehensive approach provides invaluable advice and strategy for international actors to gain leverage and stand out in a very competitive industry.
Sign up for the Intensive Program 2024
Pilot Season Program
Feb 29th-March 10th 2024
WHAT IS PILOT SEASON?
Pilot season is between January and April when the studios create samples of potential new shows. During the beginning of pilot season, major networks purchase pilot scripts. The shows that get greenlit, start production in mid year.
WHAT IS EPISODIC SEASON?
Episodic season is the time of year when the episodes of many TV shows are being cast. With TV pilots now sold and the leading actors hired, the casting of recurring roles, guest stars and co-stars begins. This is when working actors have a chance to get really busy.
INTENSIVE PROGRAM FOR INTERNATIONAL & U.S. ACTORS
Sign up for Pilot Season 2024
Dates: Feb 29th-March 10th 2024
We are now taking deposits to secure your spot.
GREAT NEWS!!! We have now extended the program to 10 days & added some incredible opportunities for you to build yourself to become the best actor you can be with some of the best coaches in the world.
The opportunities offered by The Hollywood Initiative are uniquely designed to cover all aspects of the Hollywood industry. Our goal is to provide an intensive program so international & local actors have the extra edge needed to stand out in this competitive industry.
What to expect for the Episodic Season Program
- Headshot session with A-list headshot photographer
- How to obtain a work Visa with an Immigration Attorney
- Dialect Coach
- Motion Capture Training
- Stunt Fighting Basics
- Introduction to Voiceover
- Alexander Technique
- Business of Acting
- Acting Classes with 3 top coaches in L.A.
- Improv session with top Improv Academy
- 3 Casting Director Workshops
- Scene filmed with Hollywood Production Company
5 Agent Showcase
5 Manager Showcase
Industry Conversations & much more.
Regular Price: $4200 USD
Early Bird: $3800 USD (Valid till November 30th 2023)
(Flights, accomodation, transport, travel insurance and food NOT INCLUDED)
All non-US citizens and non-US immigrants traveling to the U.S. by air must provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19.
All travelers* must get a COVID-19 viral test from a sample collected no more than 1 day before the flight’s departure.
More details to come in the following months.
Our goal is to take the guesswork out of your career. So many actors and performers come to LA and have no idea where to start. That’s where the opportunities are with The Hollywood Initiative. Our carefully crafted networking week takes you through the busy LA life of an entertainer. Be prepared to roll up your sleeves and embrace the culture and networking we have in store for you.
How Do I Apply?
Our professional panel requires a few specific eligibility criteria. The Hollywood Initiative team will review experience, training and professionalism. If interested in attending this comprehensive program please fill below details and attach links to previous work eg: Showcast StarNow, Casting Network or Spotlight link.
Once received, someone from our team will be in contact to set up a Zoom meeting and discuss eligibility.