Ed Hooks


Acting for Animators, revised 3rd edition, Routledge, 2011 Order Now!

The Actor’s Field Guide:

Acting Notes on the Run

Digital edition available soon!

The Ultimate Scene and Monologue Sourcebook, Watson-Guptill*

Acting Strategies for the Cyber Age, Watson-Guptill*

Acting in Animation, A Look at 12 Films, Heinemann*

The Audition Book, Winning Strategies for Breaking into Theatre, Film and TV, Backstage Books*

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MEET ED . . .

ED HOOKS is a multi-faceted theatrical professional, respected as an actor, author and acting teacher. He has taught professional-level workshops and scene study in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Chicago. His stage, film and television credits include more than 100 roles.

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Ed pioneered Acting for Animators in 1998 while working with the animators at PDI/DreamWorks in northern California. Since then he has presented his masterclass at most major animation studios and game companies internationally. Ed's book Acting for Animators, now in it's 3rd edition, is a required text for animators in training everywhere. Ed is a DeTao Master with the Beijing Masters Academy in China and a featured speaker at animation events around the world: FMX in Stuttgart, Germany, Animex in England, Siggraph, the Game Developers Convention and many more.

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