Thursday, July 29, 2010

Jay Jackson’s Animation Notes (Acting Questions)

Questions to ask about your character

What is my name?
How old am I?
Where am I from?
Where do I live now?
Who do I live with?
Am I married?
Do I have children?
What are my parents like?
What is my most outstanding physical characteristic?
What is my philosophy of life?
What is my immediate goal?
What is my main problem?
What do I need to be happy?
(Fill in the blank) When I fall in love, I always ______.
Sometimes, I can’t do _______.
I can’t live without ______.
What type of voice do I have?
What is my occupation?
What is my favorite food?
Do I have any bad habits?
What are my mannerisms (physical and psychological)?
What are my idiosyncrasies? (What do I always tend to do?)
What are my handicaps?
What is my favorite type of music?
What is my most treasured possession?
What are my favorite games?
What religion am I?
What was my schooling like?
What is my favorite book?
Do I have any phobias?
How is my love life?
How do I greet people?
What are my special talents?
Who do I confide in?
Who is the most important person in my life?
What is my favorite movie? TV show?
What makes me laugh?
Who do I idolize?
What do I want from others?
What is my earliest memory?
What is my favorite memory?



damncreative said...

woaaah love it dapoon. Thanx a lot. Try taking a look at "ideas for animated shorts" . Its more detailed