If you've been sitting around reading One Source talent reviews or reviews on various talent agencies then you've probably noticed one thing. Nine times out of ten, talent agencies are located in cities like Los Angeles or Hollywood. While that is the case nine times out of ten, you can still find good talent agencies in other cities. Fortunately, we're going to go over some of those cities with you so you aren't just limited to working with talent agencies that are only exclusive to Los Angeles. After all, not every aspiring actor, actress, or model lives in Los Angeles or can make the commute. This is especially true for those of you that may live hundreds of miles away, on the opposite side of the country, or in another country entirely. So, if this sounds like something you're interested in learning, continue reading!
Now, the first city that you may want to consider looking for talent agencies in if you're in the United States besides Los Angeles is obviously New York City. It's basically the Los Angeles of the East Coast and in many forms of media, it still reigns supreme. An alternative to both of these cities that many people don't seem to know pumps out a lot of film, television, and photo shoots is a city in the South. We're talking about Atlanta where hit TV shows such as The Walking Dead films are made and movies such as those done by Tyler Perry who is well known across the globe for the Madea character that he portrays.
If you aren't close to Atlanta and are in the middle of the United States, you may want to start looking for talent agencies in Dallas. There are several talent agencies that you can find in Dallas. It's one of the best cities to live in when it comes to the United States, the economy is great, a lot of films are shot there (tax breaks), and it's a monster of a city just like Atlanta. Now, what if you don't live in the United States? Well, some other cities that are home to great talent agencies are London, Dublin, Sydney, Hong Kong, and even Montreal. Regardless of where you're at in the world, you can find a good talent agency as long as you know what cities to look in and what to look for.
Still haven't found a city that makes sense to you? If not, here's a good rule of thumb when it comes to finding a good talent agency. Regardless of where you live, there is bound to be a good talent agency in the area. Read reviews, talk with the locals, and see where you end up. As long as the talent agency in question can find you steady work then you can consider it a win. If they can't, it may be time to continue looking, see what else is out there, and see where you end up. Either way, we know you'll be able to find the perfect talent agency whether it is in Atlanta, Dublin, or even in South Africa!