Juror in the spotlight: an interview with Casey Ruggieri

Our lead judge of January, Casey Ruggieri, is an interdisciplinary artist: actor, writer, director, mentor & activist. Having performed on many notable films and TV shows (David Fincher's Gone Girl, House of Lies, Tales of Halloween, Kroll Show), Casey has always found the time to help, guide and mentor younger artists. In the following interview, Casey shares her thoughts about acting, the Hollywood industry and most importantly some useful tips for actors. You recently had a pretty difficult task - to select the Actors Awards' winners. What was this experience like for you? Choosing the winners for the Actors Awards was all at once an exciting and daunting undertaking. I was highly impress

"I wish people would love themselves more"

Dee Wallace - you've seen her on E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, The Howling, General Hospital and most recently Charlie's Gift - a short indie drama that left us speechless. Our lead judge, Lisa Roumain, described Wallace's performance as "heartbreaking and joyful," stating it is "impossible not to want to jump through the screen to embrace her.״ The one and only Dee Wallace, who is also the author of five books on the subject of self creation, a radio personality and a spiritual healer, shares her thoughts about acting and sends a message of love and empowerment to her audience. We fell in love... Happy reading! Dee Wallace. Photo by Joe Bryant Your performance on Charlie’s Gift is truly magni

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