Ikram Akhtar is one of the most versatile writers and directors of Indian film industry. Having successfully written, directed and produced many Bollywood blockbusters, Ikram Akhtar holds an experience of more than thirty long years. Beginning his career as an assistant writer, he reached the epitome of success in the world of cinema without any Godfather. Sharing his knowledge in his very first online classes, Ikram Akhtar teaches upcoming actors the art of acting to the depth.
From introduction to acting to how to create an effective actor's portfolio, the classes cover every relevant topic required to make you a great actor. So come and learn to create the magic on screen with your very own acting mentor, Ikram Akhtar.
In this video Ikram Akhtar explains, how an actor and a writer are interrelated and correlated with and to each other, the importance of a writer behind the impactful performance of the actor, and how this relation helps the actor to grow and justify the writers’ creation.Play
In this video our mentor and guide Mr. Akhtar has explained the methods to change your personality which emphasizes on the character and the role portrayed by the actors which helps in the enrichment and nourishment of the character he or she plays.Play
In this video our mentor explains how with the help of personality change you outgrow your character, justifying your acting skills; and also explains the differences between theatre acting, television acting and as well as feature films acting.Play
This is the first part to the video based on emotions of acting in which the mentor introduces you to the modes, methods and emotions of acting and how you can open up by practicing them. Our mentor further compares these methods to our day to day lives and its shocking that many of us do use these methods in and out every day thoroughly.Play
Our mentor further describes a few more emotions and the intensity of these emotions and explains with a few examples on how you can work on these emotions and expressions.Play
To emote these emotions, the mentor has guided us with a few pro tips that will help actors to impactfully act and give a performance filled with emotions and expressions.Play
his video helps you learn how to act by portraying the body language skills and use different parts of your body to enact a scene along with expressions, also you will learn the importance of body language in the field of acting with the help of a few exercises explained by our mentor.Play
Our mentor has further given a few more examples of exercises with which you can gracefully act, excel, build and grow in the field of acting.Play
With the help method acting you indulge yourself in your character and their surroundings, portraying the intensity of your character emotions with the help of various moods of acting.
This video contains a couple of movie scenes of different movies enacted by the aspiring actors and students of BollywoodBaba.com using the tools of acting, that are taught in the course. This exercise is an example to excel and sharpen your acting skills, your expression and how beneficial it is to understand the intensity of the characters to act alike life-like characters.Play
In this video the mentor explains the importance of self-discipline and why it is necessary to have a routine life if you want to expose yourself to the field of acting and how learning other skills can be helpful.Play
Writing your own character and practicing them helps you diversify and expand your sense of understanding of any character, this will help you in sharpening and developing any character you play, and will have your audience intrigued and glued to your performance and also why researching about any real life character be it historical or anything else is important.Play
In this video our mentor has talked of the do’s and don’ts for people who are serious on pursuing acting as their career and have decided to come to Mumbai in seek of becoming an actor from the aspirant or those who are in Mumbai struggling for work.Play
In the video our mentor has explained how an actor shall behave with everyone on the set as well as how to justify your role and the time frame of the role doesn’t matter, you just have to create an impact with your built skill.Play
In the video our mentor has explained how important portfolio is for an actor and why you shall always professionally make a portfolio as well as a video audition. It is not necessary to spend a lot on portfolio; it is all about your expression.Play
When you reach the Bollywood Industry, you will have to go through various phases, but our mentor has explained how you can go through these phases, and why building relations in the field is helpful.
In this tutorial the mentor has explained the 42 attitudes of acting.
In the video our mentor has given pro tips on what you should do to enhance your acting skills when you face the camera.Play
The importance of being nice and kind and hard working in the Bollywood Industry is explained in this video with a few examples given by the mentor.Play
The mentor has explained the importance of content related character and why an actor shall always diversify and observe various characters and watch various kind of content, as well as the importance of theatre groups in the field of acting.Play
When you are acting for a certain role, you shall also be aware of the camera angle and techniques, for being camera friendly helps enhance your performance also how you can act for a role with various different shades.Play
This video contains a couple of movie scenes of different movies enacted by the aspiring actors and students of BollywoodBaba.com using the tools of acting, that are taught in the course. This exercise is an example to excel and sharpen your acting skills, your expression and how beneficial it is to understand the intensity of the characters to act alike life-like characters
The most important thing is to understand the scene when you get a script for audition, also how you can make the character alive with your acting skills and expressions. If you do not get a script, you can enact a scene of any movie in your own style.Play