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We update the OST blog on a daily basis with modeling tips and acting tips to help you learn more about the career side of the entertainment industry and to also increase your chances of becoming a model or actor.

We also use the One Source Talent blog as an opportunity to report the latest and greatest reviews of One Source Talent from our members.

Lastly, we post Hollywood news on the OST blog to report upcoming films, and recent celebrity happenings.

If you are looking for open casting calls check out our featured castings page.


Korean rap sensation Psy and his hit song Gentleman is the most viewed video on YouTube for the second year in a row.

The popular video site released its annual chart of this years top trending and viewed videos and the song Gentleman has 598 million views, over 200 million more views than the number 2 spot. YouTube has become the destination for people to go to when they want to listen to new music, making it the reason that music videos dominate the top 10 most viewed YouTube videos of 2013.

 

The rest of the top 10:

2. Miley Cyrus - Wrecking Ball, 393 million views

3. Miley Cyrus - We Can't Stop 304 million

4. Katy Perry - Roar 251 million.

5. Pink - Just Give Me A Reason, 236 million

6. Robin Thicke - Blurred Lines, 231 million

7. Rihanna - Stay, 219 million

8. Naughty Boy - La La La, 201 million

9. Avicii - Wake Me Up, 184 million

10. Selena Gomez - Come & Get It, 181 million

 


 

A new terror rises among Gotham and Batman once again resurfaces to save the city. The DC Comics terrorist Bane, who is known for his strong physical demeanor and intelligent ways, may finally have his 'way' with the infamous Dark Knight. The ghost of villains past comes to haunt Batman in this thrilling new film. Director Christopher Nolan is responsible for this epic conclusion to the Dark Knight.

Theaters around the country filled up last night for opening night! Is it Christian Bale in a tight suit again that has audiences in an uproar, or the fact that Anne Hathaway is on the big screen? With "Ice Age", "Ted", and "The Amazing Spiderman" holding down the fort for the top 3 spots at the Box Office, we are wondering how successfull "The Dark Knight" will be! Will you be catching "The Dark Knight Rises" this weekend? 


 

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The animals of "Ice Age: Continental Drift" knocked Spidey out of the top spot this weekend! "Ice Age: Continental Drift" took in a nice $45.7 million opening weekend, winning over the North American weekend box-office numbers. "The Amazing Spiderman" came in second, with a cool $35 million, which makes its box office total just over $200 million for its second week in theaters. The hilarious Marky Mark box office hit "Ted" followed in 3rd place with just over $32 million in total.

Did you see any of these films this weekend? Which film is a box office hit for you? Spidey? Teddy? Or the animated animals of Ice Age. We want to know your thoughts!


 

The trailer for the James Franco feature film "Oz: The Great and Powerful" is released! Be the first to check it out here!

You may remember that the film was shot in Metro-Detroit at Raleigh Studios, in Pontiac, Michigan. More than several dozen of our talent took part in the film as stand-ins, featured extras, and extras. "Oz: The Great and Powerful", directed by the talented Sam Raimi, is about how the great wizard arrived in Oz and became the ruler. The film, starring James Franco, Mila Kunis, Michelle Williams, and Rachel Weisz, is a prequel to "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz"; which made it's first film debut in 1910, and another in 1939, starring Judy Garland and Frank Morgan.

Hope you love the trailer as much as we do! We are anticipating the release of the film in March 2013, and look forward to recognizing some of our wonderful talent!

 

 


 

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The rumors have been confirmed. Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes are going their separate ways after five years of marriage. The two haven't been seen together at an event since 2010. Holmes' attorney Jonathan Wolfe made a statement saying, "This is a personal and private matter for Katie and her family. Katie's primary concern remains, as it always has been, her daughter's best interest." 
A rep for Tom Cruise issued a statement saying, "Kate has filed for divorce and Tom is deeply saddened and is concentrating on his three children. Please allow them their privacy to work this out,".

The two have a six year old who is famous in her own right, Suri. Tom has two other children from his previous marriage to Nicole Kidman. He was also married to Mimi Rogers. This was the first marriage for Holmes.


 

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This past Saturday OST was at Backstage Michigan Actorfest at Raleigh Studios in Pontiac, MI. Hundreds of talent visited our booth and picked up a ticket for a free photo shoot giveaway with our photographer Scott Sprague.

Congratulations to Christal B. (age 13), Collin M. (age 15), LaQuitsha M. (age 41) and Madison F. (age 12)! They are the four winners from our giveaway at Actorfest! Thanks to all who entered!

 

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During Actorfest we also offered a free headshot to everyone from 11am-4pm. Over 300 people were processed and got a free headshot taken with Scott Sprague! Thanks to everyone who stopped by our booth! We had an amazing time meeting everyone!


Check out our Atlanta talent in this commercial called "Going to the Circus" for an auto repair company. The commercial was shot over the summer in late August and is now completed and airing. Great job to all of our talent!
 
 

 

 

 


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Los Angeles talent Kalyn Richards shot an anti-tobacco commercial last year and now it's officially airing! It's called "What Girls Think is Hot in Guys" Here the commercial is for you to check out. She did a great job!

 

 


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Our two adorable Atlanta girls Michelle Miller and Brooke Reese were booked to be in a promotional piece for a special event. The girls took part in the photo shoot for SD Luxuri this past Saturday. The upcoming ad is for a princess party promotion. We'll post up some of the pics as soon as we get them.

The client said both girls were great and the girls had a great time as well!


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15 of our New York talent and family members were booked to be extras on the TLC show "Next Great Baker".  It's a Cake Boss competition spinoff with Buddy Valastro as the host. They have 13 bakers who compete for a cash prize and a chance to advance their culinary careers.

Each episode poses a different challenge. Make sure to look out for our talent when the show airs!

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