|NEBRASKA COAST NEWSFLASH!!! Our Salon guest tomorrow night is the lovely & talented Abbie Cobb — and she just landed the lead in a new CW pilot and will share her pilot season experiences with us! What is it like to test for a studio and a network? What’s the difference? As an actor, how can you even get in the door to be considered for pilots? Abbie will address all these questions and more. Don’t miss it!
Abbie is the workingest working actor you’ll ever meet.
Abbie Cobb was born & raised in Papillion, Nebraska and got the acting bug after watching a Shirley Temple marathon in the 3rd grade. After moving to LA, her first screen roles were on the Disney Channel with shows such as Starstruck, Good Luck Charlie: Its Christmas, Jonas LA and Imagination Movers.
She had a recurring role on ABC’s Suburgatory and CW’s 90210. Her TV credits since then include American Horror Story, NCIS:LA, CSI:Miami, The Mentalist and True Blood. She also co-stars in the feature films Mom’s Night Out and The Umbrella Man. (You can see her full list of credits on her very cool website here).
Abbie loves sharing what she has learned from her career climb — she is in big demand as a guest speaker for acting workshops and conferences. Her book, “Stuck on a Ferris Wheel: An Actor’s Guide to Enjoying the Ride While Keeping Your Feet on the Ground,” is a guide to assist actors in the process of making it in Hollywood. Get your advance copy here.
Be prepared, if you are an actor or wanna-be actor, the March Salon with Abbie Cobb is going to be one of the best schools for showbiz you will ever attend!
Hope to see you Monday, March 9th!