Career Coach: Actor

I caught up with Mark Farrelly for a bit of career advice. You’ve said that you decided to become an actor after playing Hamlet while at Cambridge. Did you undertake any formal training? Or is it a profession that’s best learnt on the job? I didn’t go to drama school, mainly because I was 24 when I left university and had had enough of being taught. I’ve nothing against drama schools, but it’s important to be super-realistic - you’re paying a huge sum of money for something that might make no material difference to your career whatsoever. I’ve known several people who … Continue reading Career Coach: Actor