Actor of the Week

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Steven Powell
Steven Powell
London
  • The last job I got through Mandy Actors UK was...
    ‘Mr & Mrs Bucket’ University of Westminster short film
  • The best thing about it was...
    The amazing professionalism, creativity & talent of the UoW student crew
  • My career highlight is...
    An incredible shoot on upcoming series ‘Departure’
  • My top tip for surviving in the acting world is...
    Get all your luck charms and take a risk! Don’t feel like you need to be ‘above’ working a side job to support your pursuit in acting
  • My acting role model is...
    Tom Hanks, Emma Thompson, Christopher Lloyd, Bryan Cranston, Robin Williams.. I love actors who do brill comedy AND versatile characters
  • Mandy Actors UK has helped my career by...
    Expanding my job search field & connecting me with other industry professionals on projects I’d not otherwise have known about!

Latest Success Stories

Shipra Jain Khanna
Shipra Jain Khanna
London
  • The last job I got through Mandy Actors UK was...
    A feature film Meeting where I am playing the lead Julliane.
  • The best thing about it was...
    It's a psychological thriller so I got to do scary stuff like being drowned, strangled and cut!
  • My career highlight is...
    Playing Chloe Diaz working on a thriller TV pilot with Nicholas Pinnock and Mark Stanley.
  • My top tip for surviving in the acting world is...
    Keep learning, keep persevering and keep faith in yourself.
  • My acting role model is...
    The immensely talented and fearless Meryl Streep.
  • Mandy Actors UK has helped my career by...
    Helping me get jobs and build a network where professionals have called me back after having worked on a previous project.
Hannah Maddison-Huttly
Hannah Maddison-Huttly
Newcastle/Leeds/Birmingham
  • The last job I got through Mandy Actors UK was...
    TV - Angel of Death - The Film & TV Company
  • The best thing about it was...
    The atmosphere was pleasant and professional. The bond between the cast and crew was really nice.
  • My career highlight is...
    It would have to be the first short film I ever worked on. It opened my eyes to the excitement of film.
  • My top tip for surviving in the acting world is...
    Be true to yourself. Know your strengths and play to them.
  • My acting role model is...
    There are so many talented actors, but I don't have an acting role model. Every actor has their own style.
  • Mandy Actors UK has helped my career by...
    Because of Mandy Actors, I have had some brilliant experiences that I will never forget. It has broadened my horizons in the acting industry
Diana Vassalo
Diana Vassalo
London
  • The last job I got through Mandy Actors UK was...
    A role in a play called "Outright Terror: Bold and Brilliant", showing at the Etcetera Theatre in Camden, London.
  • The best thing about it was...
    The whole process was super easy: communication between myself and the stage director was seamless.
  • My career highlight is...
    So far, having been the representative for Portugal in "The 32", Yahoo Sport's new football show covering the World Cup 2018.
  • My top tip for surviving in the acting world is...
    Never giving up. If you love acting trust that you're putting the work and that it will speak for itself.
  • My acting role model is...
    I really love Sarah Paulson and Cate Blanchett's work. They're both phenomenal actors!
  • Mandy Actors UK has helped my career by...
    Providing me with the right tools to leverage my portfolio and keep growing as an actor, from job opportunities to agent contacts.