Thank you for joining Readyforgigs.com, for Actor’s & Actresses as you know Breaking into the film industry is no easy thing to do but making it as a big screen movie actor or actress is even harder. We designed this site to make it easier for you to be found. Make sure you create your profile, and you will be asked what type of Actor or actress you are, just type in Actor or actress, this way we are able to separate you from Singers and Musicians and always upload your profile picture along with your headshot and full body shot. Here at Readyforgigs.com we are taking extra measures to reach out to other film companies to make sure that member is seen, we will also have a page coming soon that will show auditions and extras when available. below I would like to introduce our new Director of the Art’s Division.
And again, I would like to thank you for joining Readyforgigs.com.
President/CEO of Gerristin Innovation
Ruth Paul a Milwaukee Native, with a passion for entertainment that started at an early age. Ruth T. Paul, former Singer, Actress, Dancer, and On-Air Radio personality has worked in the trenches and at the forefront of the Entertainment Industry. Performing with a family group called “Chocolate Ice” in the 1970’s, a Midwest show band, and leaping into the world of Hollywood Entertainment through the doors of The Los Angeles Inner City Cultural Center School of the Arts. This is where the passion turned into a career, with theatrical performances with the likes of Glenn Turman, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Lawrence Fishburne, Lynn Whitfield. Studying Acting with the likes of, Bea Richards and George C. Wolfe to name a few. Studio appearances, with the man himself, Stevie Wonder, and Eddie Murphy. And then there was radio working with the infamous Jim Frazier and Homer Blow at WNOV 860 Radio (Milwaukee, Wisconsin), as the host of an R&B radio show called “Major Rhythms with Cocoa Leggins”. The radio adventure was a lesson. Learning the day-to-day operations and sales under the direction of Newspaper and Radio Station owner, Gerald Jones. The learning never stopped, and that is what’s been the premise of her most rewarding career to date. Business Representative, for the Screen Actors Guild – South Region, under the keen direction of Leslie Krensky, South Region Director. Ruth first joined the staff of the Screen Actors Guild, in 1997 in the Hollywood, Screen Actors Guild office, as an Executive Assistant. For 5 years Ruth provided assistance to the Theatrical Contracts Department -Special Projects Department.
In the winter of 2002, Ruth relocated to the Midwest and continued working in the Industry as a Business Representative of the Chicago- AFTRA/SAG office. In February 2006, her path led her to the Screen Actors Guild- South Region as a liaison between Producers and Performers in the South Region.
With over 40 years of industry experience, Ruth Paul has now graduated to be an entertainment consultant. With over 25 years as an AFTRA/SAG, a business representative serving over four different locals around the country Ruth comes with a wealth of entertainment and contractual knowledge. Ruth has signed over 1500 films in her career and has given many seminars and workshops in the entertainment industry. Her knowledge and expertise have given her a launching path to becoming an ultimate entertainment consultant. Always helpful, patient, and excited about helping you be the best filmmaker and storyteller possible.
From multi-million-dollar projects to ultra-low-budget projects.
Ruth has shared her knowledge with numerous producers around the country.
And now she is here to share her gift with the members of Readyforgigs.com