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Top casting agents have shared their ideas through countless books.  The Lazy Actor Podcast shares those ideas, discussion and guests each month.

The Makers

Ivan Wanis Ruiz is from Vancouver, Canada.  In 2015 he moved to Toronto and started a group called the Actors  This group has been the catalyst behind countless actor success stories.  In December of 2019 he was approached by Toronto producer, and Actors Place alumni, Tim McLarty to produce a podcast. After some back and forth Ivan suggested discussion and guests based around the idea of sharing leading audition books.  An actors nemesis is getting work.  Nailing the audition process is key to that success and The Lazy Actor is here to guide veterans and beginners alike to greater heights with audition tips from the most successful casting agents in the industry.


Ivan Wanis Ruiz

Ivan Wanis Ruiz


Ivan Wanis Ruiz is a working actor based out of Toronto.  He founded the to bring actors together and improve their skills.  As well Ivan is a sought after public speaker, working for corporations and companies to motivate and encourage.   Want to be a guest on the LazyActorPodcast ?  Send us a note below.

Are you an actor who’d like to appear on The Lazy Actor Podcast ?  Send us a note so we can reach out.  Remote guest options are available.

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