Many actors train for years and years and then slog away in small roles for many more, supplementing their income with menial casual work before they finally start to make waves in the acting world and are able to become screen actors full time. And then there are other people who do not even wish to be actors who just somehow manage to fall into it.
The latter may seem to be a very rare occurrence but in reality it happens all the time. One individual, the main star of one of the highest budget films of the last twelve months was simply accompanying his brother to an audition where the casting agents talked him into having a go himself. A few auditions later and he was carrying one of the biggest 3D films of all time on his inexperienced shoulders. And the same can go for anyone.
The hard part is simply finding out about these acting auditions. If you have the right look and the right disposition for a certain role, you may be surprised just how easy it is to get even the biggest role without any experience whatsoever. Therefore, anyone who has always fancied taking the plunge into the acting world can do just that at any time, and it is never too late to give it a go. By using companies that alert you via text about any auditions that may be relevant to you, it is also possible to follow a dream of acting without ever having to give up work until you find that perfect job.
So if you think it is hard to forge a career on the big screen, you may be surprised at just how easy it is to get seen by the right people, and just how easy it might be for you to become the next big thing.