April Matson is an actress best known for her role as Lori Trager on the ABC Family cable television network series, Kyle XY. Prior to that, she was featured on the Fox network television series, Quintuplets, alongside Andy Richter. In 2015 she founded Platform Boise, an acting studio and theater & film production company based in Boise, Idaho. As an actor, April’s extensive auditioning experience enriches her curriculum as an acting teacher. Although there is no “formula” to “making it,” April is passionate about sharing principles and practices that help support and guide actors on their journey.
Catrine McGregor is an award-winning film and TV producer, casting director and writer. Maybe because she is not an actor, Catrine has a passion for actors and for their plight as they’re thrown to the wolves, AKA casting directors. Many actors attribute their career advancement to Catrine, who guides actors in a loving but straight-forward manner, with a deep knowledge of the intricacies of the casting process - in her seminars, her actors’ website, ReelGuru.com and this book.