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Must Watch TV Series in 2018

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With 2018 just around the corner, fresh off the screen shows that are highly anticipated by viewers all over the world. From spin-offs, sequels, and originals, it looks like we won’t be short on our binge-watch list for next year. But a lot of us do not even have the time or access to watch all these series on TV. Luckily, you can easily do a tv series download on the go so that you can watch any time, anywhere. Don’t know which one to watch first? Here are our top picks for next year’s upcoming TV series

The intense drama in 13 Reasons Why Season 2

Clay Jensen and the students of Liberty High are coming back for another nail-biting set of tapes. The first season was rated the most controversial and trending show of 2017 due to its nod to sensitive issues such as bullying, sexual assault, and suicide. We were left with an ambiguous scene of Alex’s attempt to commit suicide and Jessica’s intentions of going against Bryce in court at the end of season one. What heart-wrenching drama will this next season bring to us?

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Kick ass adventures with Jessica Jones

Does taking out the bad guy really ensure a happy ending? Not in the case of our favorite female heroine. If Jessica Jones struggled with being human in the last season because of her head, the next season would involve more of her heart. Based on her sort-of getting along with The Defenders, maybe her conscience will be the redemption for her uncontrollable psyche. Look out for another battle with a new villain, because what else would keep her busy? This new ‘big bad’ hasn’t been announced yet, which makes fans even more excited. And of course, she will continue to reward us with her sharp-tongued witty comments in the next season.

American Idol’s comeback

ABC is bringing back the classic singing competition on TV. This year’s American Idol presents us with new top-billed artists as judges, which are Katy Perry, Lionel Richie, and Luke Bryan. The show’s favorite host Ryan Seacrest will also be returning. The judges have already been teasing us on social media by posting short clips of the auditions. It looks like this season’s American Idol will be just as competitive and entertaining as the previous ones. Ready to find the next rising star in singing?

Of course, there many other shows to look forward to in 2018. Hopefully, we won’t all end up as couch potatoes!…

How to improve your standup comedy act


The best knowledge you can have as a comedian who is starting out is on stage.  The only way you can learn how to be funny is to acquire stage time. You have to stop waiting for the right time and just get out there immediately.  If you like to make people laugh, then utilize that as your motivation to get out there. As you use your stage time you will learn what works and what does not through a process referred to as trial and error. Yes you might fail but keep in mind that failing is the appropriate learning experience. You will not improve if you cannot perform in front of a live audience. Below are some tips on how to improve your stand up comedy act:

Practice performing anywhere there is a group of people


You require experience to improve your performance. Acquiring the experience may not be a process that is full of fun, but you need to put together a 20 to 25 minute show that you can get laughs from in a consistent manner night after night. Once you have that show that always works for you, yo will be able to begin getting paid for your work. However, until you get there you will still need to get the experience.

Open mike night

Restaurants, coffee houses, nightclubs and other places offer enough opportunities for beginners to perform a three to six minute comedy show. You will be able to make individuals laugh anywhere if you can do so at open mike nights.

You may not be treated fairly

Things are not going to be easy. You will probably be slotted early in the show before any person is there or late in the show after everyone has gone. There will be moments when you get lucky and have an audience, but they will most likely be other comedians waiting for their turn or drunks who do not pay you any attention. Whatever the case continue believing in yourself and the process.

Pay attention to your cues

htgvghvgfcfgcgfcgfcA lot of times the club or coffee house will have a signal of some sort that enables you to know when it is time to get off the stage. Ensure that you pay attention to it. Be aware of where it is and how it works, and watch for it during your performance. You have about 30 seconds after your signal before they force you to leave the stage or you might be ordered never to come back.…

Tips for appropriate film casting


So you have taken part in numerous school plays and impressed everyone with your acting prowess. You have also made a decision to make it big in the film industry and attended various classes for it. But, do you know what you need to do when you receive an invite for an audition in a film production studio. If you have ever come across a casting director, you will have an understanding on how tough the job can be for him or her. There are also a lot of good actors and choosing the best is very confusing. Because of that you are required to give your best performance every single time. You also have to know a few tips for film casting that will assist you to be at an advantageous position. They are as below:


Listen first and then act


The first rule of getting involved in film casting is to listen to what the casting director says concerning the part that is being offered. It is not just about reading the lines and delivering them in the audition. The more you pay attention to what you are supposed to do, the better you will be capable of enacting the scene.

Do not let nerves get the better of you

It is a normal thing to be nervy when you are attending a film casting, but if you allow yourself to get nervous, you can end up losing everything. Hence being nervy is not an option.

Be comfortable with the cast

Usually there are only a few individuals who will be present in the casting room. So try your best to be as comfortable as possible with them.

Look confident

The manner in which you present yourself in film casting will determine if you are suitable for that role.

Eye to eye contact

The first thing that you will get to learn in a film casting agency is to make eye to eye contact with the director. This is vital because it shows how confident you are.

Dress to impress

Dressing for the role that you will be assigned to you is the appropriate way to capture the attention of the casting director. Depending on the role that you are auditioning for, you can find clothes that will suit the role and wear them on the day of auditioning.

Rehearse well

ftgvgvcfgvgfvcgfvRehearsing while you are in front of the camera is the best way to prepare for any casting interview. If you have the dialogues ready, make use of a mobile camera or digital camera to record yourself during each take.…