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Ahhhhhh Slate!

​​ Who hates slating? Raise your hand. Did you raise your hand..? Probably not...because that is what slating feels like - responding to someone who isn't there. Let's dive into the discomfort and examine this thing that occasionally turns even the most seasoned actors into schmactors. I see instructions from casting directors that want a slate and others that give no mention of it. Some projects demand a slate with a full body scan, others a slate in a medium shot with a piece of paper held out in front of the actor with their Name, Height, Blood Type, Agency, Social Security Number, Address, Voting Record --- oh and a wide shot after that. Got to make sure you don't have weird feet! While

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