Tamika Interviews Richard Lothian

Arriving at Newport Market & Deli in Mouille Point, Cape Town, I can’t miss the big smile & exuberant energy from an old friend who is now making waves in the Cape Town film industry. Approachable and friendly, Richard greets me and we waste no time before getting down to blog business 🙂 Tamika: So…

The J&B Met in Cape Town

Okay so  the last 2 weeks have been crazy. I did the 8 hour road trip back from my hometown Port Elizabeth seem to have been running around since then. Something I went to last weekend which was a cool event here in Cape Town was called the J & B Met. It’s a horse-racing event where gambling…

On-Goings in the Film Industry

So things in the film world have certainly heated up and I’ve gotten quite a bit of work as well as gone to a great deal of castings and auditions in the past two months. One thing about being an entrepreneur in this industry is you have to keep networking and keep going out and…

What ‘Season’ Means to Actors

So we’re at the end of the year and I must say I’m quite excited for season to start here in Cape Town. That’s when a huge deal of castings and auditions happen every week, as filmmakers – local and international – flood to the mother city and start prepping for films and commercials they want…

Auditioning for a Slasher

Today I auditioned for a slasher film. Really, seriously? Does this kind of thing still tickle the fancy of film buffs everywhere? That was so 90’s. According to Wikipedia, this is the definition of a slasher movie: A slasher film is a type of horror film typically involving a psychopathic killer stalking and killing a sequence…