I don’t know if I would have listened to any advice when I was younger, because I was pretty stubborn and set on living a carefree lifestyle.
If I could tell myself anything though, and knew it would actually stick, it would be to mind the people you have around you.
Keep your circle to those that you love, trust, respect, and who you see as your equals.
I think it’s easy for young entertainers to get caught up in being “famous” and there are all kinds of people who will appear from all over the place, for all kinds of reasons.
So, a couple of months later, by chance, I booked a commercial without an agent.