Acting is a method of portraying a character in a performance, either a stage performance, in movies or in television and in radio. Acting is an umbrella term used for acting that integrates, bodily expression, voice modulations according to the mood of the scene. It also has various other aspects to it like personalizing, improvising, and the ability to analyze the script and act accordingly, getting into the skin of the character making it come alive.
There are different types of acting and require specific skills depending on that one can choose to be either a stage actor
or actor in Films
television or radio. Apart from these there are also different other forms of acting like Pantomime
No Minimum qualification.
- Should know how to engage with an audience. - Ability to memorize lines. - Should have good understanding of dramatic techniques. - Should have confidence and dedication to perform.
Courses to be pursued
Three-year full-time Diploma Courses in Dramatic Arts
Certificate in Acting
Film making Courses
Diploma in Film Acting
and Theatre in Education.
National School of Drama
Address: Bahawalpur House
1, Bhagwandas Road
New Delhi – 110 001
Phone: 011 2338 9402
Film AND Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune
Address: No.11, Law College Rd, Shanti Sheela Society, Telephone Exchange, Pune, Maharashtra 411004
Phone: 020 2558 0000
There are various job opportunities for an Actor one with the right training and talent. Freelancing, Music industry, film industry, Television, Theatre. It is a highly creative profession.
Address: 401, Linking Rd, Khar West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400052
Phone: 022 2605 1027
Balaji Motion Pictures
Address: C-13, Balaji House,
Dalia Industrial Estate,
Opposite Laxmi Industrial Estate, New Link Road,
Andheri (West) , Mumbai - 400 053
He is a Bollywood actor, filmmaker and a television talk show host. In his thirty year career in films, he is one of the popular and influential actors in the Indian Cinema.
He is a Bollywood actor, producer, television host and a former politician. He gained his popularity in 1970s for the films like Zanjeer, Sholay and Dewaar.