Open to all Studio participants, as well as directors and producers, this informal get-together over a drink is an opportunity to talk with your fellows from other fields of work. Also on hand today for a warm-up, the mentor of the Acting Studio Jean-Louis Rodrigue shares ingredients for smoother relations between actors and directors on set.
An internationally renowned acting coach, movement director and professor, Jean-Louis Rodrigue has worked on many Academy Award-winning films, plays, television, opera and music events. He has worked with Berlinale Talents since 2009, developing the acting programme and mentoring its participants. Most recently, he coached Christian Bale in the upcoming feature VICE, Rachel McAdams in DISOBEDIENCE and Margot Robbie on her Oscar-nominated role in I, TONYA and in the upcoming MARY, QUEEN OF SCOTS. He is a professor at the UCLA School of Theatre, Film and Television and at the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music.