What is Nine9, and what does it do? Nine9, the UnAgency, is revamping the way talented individuals find their way into the best entertainment industry, as this YouTube video relates. Aspiring actors, models, and musicians are the kinds of talent Nine9 works with.The goal is to help the talent go viral. Nine9 gets musicians, actors, and models hooked up with auditions. Its name represents the 99% of talented individuals who aren’t in the top tier of their profession…yet. Nine9 believes the 99% who don’t have an agent should have a chance to be heard.
Singer and actress Katherine C. is the first to give her testimonial in the video. Katherine has gotten many auditions that have led to photo shoots and parts in commercials. She advises other aspiring actors and singers to be outgoing and to go to every audition they possibly can.The next voice in the video is that of Lynn Clarke-Geiner, a casting director, producer, and talent scout. She uses Nine9’s database frequently when casting one of her productions. In the next segment, you’ll see a showcase that represents men, women, and children in the kind of professional photographs that can help launch their modeling and/or acting careers.
Some tricks and tips for aspiring actors, models, and musicians follow. They tell you what to bring to a photo shoot and what will help you look your best. For example, don’t arrive to a shoot with your hair in a ponytail, which can leave an unwanted crease.Anthony Toma, the founder and CEO of Nine9, appears next in the video. He shares his vision for helping aspiring models and actors get started in the entertainment industry. Toma wanted to level the playing field for those who don’t happen to be discovered by a talent scout.