Podcast: The Martini Shot

The Martini Shot

As a professional model and actress since 1993, Valerie Bittner has seen and learned a lot. While still actively working in TV, film, and print, she enjoys sharing what she's learned over the years consulting on marketing and helping others get into the entertainment industry. This is The Martini Shot — Valerie's podcast — where if you or someone you know is an aspiring actor or model, the advice is invaluable.


The Martini Shot – Ep 010: Time To Move To A Larger Market?

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When Is It Time To Move To A Larger Market? Interview with Actress Tracy Sorensen When is it time to take the next step? What are you willing to do to move forward with your career? Up & Coming Actress/Singer Tracy Sorenson shares her story about packing up & moving to LA to pursue her […]

The Martini Shot – Ep 009: Director, screenwriter, cinematographer Ken Stachnik

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What does it take to go from working for next to nothing on low-budget independent films to major studio projects? LA director, screenwriter & cinematographer shares his journey to the red carpet. http://kenstachnik.squarespace.com http://www.dreadcentral.com/news/143437/exclusive-first-look-clowntown-brings-the-evil

The Martini Shot – Ep 008: Charity work

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Trade for Charity: People in other industries aren’t asked nearly as much as entertainers to provide work for free. As CEO, office manager & service provider, to take off a day of work for an event means loss of wages. Here’s how I handle it.

The Martini Shot – Ep 007: Award-winning photographer Joe Edelman on how to become a model

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Do you have realistic expectations about the modeling industry? Do you understand what models do? Nationally-recognized Model & Advertising Photographer Joe Edelman joins us to discuss his model consultant side offering aspiring models tips on the industry & career development. (http://www.joeedelman.com)

The Martini Shot – Ep 006: Nudity on Camera

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Are you ready to get naked on camera? When do you say “yes” and when do you say “no.” Internet references discussed in today’s show: #FreeTheBacon, amyjoberman.com

The Martini Shot – Ep 005: Award-winning photographer Joe Edelman on modeling

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Do you know the difference between Commercial and Editorial Modeling? Awarding-winning photographer Joe Edelman whose photos have appeared in Cosmopolitan, Maxim & Shape magazines joins me in the studio today to explain how he guides models to create the perfect portfolio. (www.joeedelman.com)

The Martini Shot – Ep 004: Tuk Law For Child Entertainers

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Are you thinking of getting your child into the entertainment business? Do you know what a Coogan Account is? What are you legally entitled to if you act as his/her manager? Entertainment Attorney, Bryan Tuk answers your questions. (tuklaw.com)

The Martini Shot – Ep 003: Bryan Tuk, Entertainment Attorney

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When is it time to hire an entertainment attorney? My Entertainment lawyer, Bryan Tuk answers your questions. (tuklaw.com)

The Martini Shot – Ep 002: Fat Knuckles, Cold Coffee

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Who’s responsible for booking you? In this episode, we discuss the audition process.

The Martini Shot – Ep 001: Valerie’s debut episode

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What is “The Martini Shot” and how can you get your questions answered in an upcoming episode?