Build the Career of your Dreams
We all know that an Agent or Manager is someone that opens doors to get an actors career moving. In this session Natasha will go in-depth on how to work with an agent to build the career of your dreams with longevity in mind. Covering aspects like:
- What does an Agent Do?
- What are the differences between an agent and a manager?
- Why do you need an Agent?
- Understanding the requirements for roles on TV and Film
- Building a “Tool Box” of Skills
- How can an actor position themselves to book their dream roles?
During this session a moderator will choose a few questions to be answered.
Founder and President of Take 3 Talent, Natasha Matallana Marken has been working in the entertainment arena for nearly 15 years. In 2009, after working at Radio Disney, MTV and Product Model Management she launched Take 3 Talent Agency as a boutique full service platform for young artists looking for representation and development in the areas of television, film, and commercials. In 2012, Natasha strategically and successfully added multiple new divisions, creating a home for more established artists and adding the 18+ divisions in commercials, voiceover, television, film and theatre. In 2017, Take 3 shed its boutique subtitle and launched its comedy, branding, packaging and influencers divisions, making Take 3 a premiere full service large scale talent agency. Natasha oversees all divisions but manages Tv/Film/Packaging for T3T’s emerging young talent. She currently manages the careers of Isabella Ferriera (Hulu’s Love, Victor, Orange Is The New Black), Quinn McColgan (Non-Stop, Mildred-Pierce, Extinction), Lily Brooks O’Briant (Netflix’s The Big Show Show) Bailey Bass (Avatar Sequels), Uly Schlesinger (HBO Max’s Generation, Chicago Med, Divorce), Brian Michael Smith (9-1-1 Lone Star on FOX), Jillian Lebling (Bridge of Spies, Blacklist), Madison Lagares (On Your Feet!, Search Party, School of Rock), Nadia Affolter ( Amazon’s Jack Ryan, Blacklist) and several more.
Natasha holds a Bachelor’s degree in music business management, graduated Valedictorian and Summa Cum Laude from FTC in Dix Hills, NY. She lives in NYC with her husband Dave. She is a huge country music fan, loves musical theater, fashion, travel, anything gold and sparkly, and will admit, CW shows and rom-com’s are her guilty pleasure.