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MICHAEL RAY LLOYD
an

Associate of the late Lawrence Parke,
Creator of
ACTING WORLD BOOKS
and related publications
“Larry has started, developed and guided so many of today’s stars.”
-Hoyt Bowers, former Vice President of Talent, Paramount Pictures
He’s been the helping hand behind so many early careers!”
– Tanya Kersey-Henley, Editor, Black Talent News
“He discovers actors and helps make them stars. Period. Exclamation point!”
– Agent of Top Stars Meyer Mishkin
“His work with actors is admirable; the results brilliant.”– Brooks Atkinson, The New York Times “One of the outstanding acting teachers in America.”– Dale Olson, Daily Variety

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Michael Capponi and the Capponi Group

“He awakens all the sleeping edges of talent!”

Deena Metzger, Critic, Los Angeles Free Press
He’s a godsend for actors of all levels!”

– Longtime Agent of Stars Edgar Small
He gives actors totality of character!”

– James Powers, Editor, The Hollywood Reporter
“His actors’ work rivets curiosity and interest!”

– Margaret Harford, The Los Angeles Times
“One of The Leading Career-Builders for Actors”

– James Powers, Editor, The Hollywood Reporter
“Parke is the Hollywood Acting Coach Guru.”

– Dan Sullivan, in The Los Angeles Times
“He develops new talents rapidly and helps them start as professional actors!”

-Steven R. Stevens, The Stevens Agency; former Casting Head, 20th Century-Fox
“Larry gives new actors expert coaching and the best possible career guidance. I’ve watched him do it!”

-Milt Hamerman, former Vice President of Talent, Universal Pictures Corporation
“I taped every actor he asked me to!”

-Dan Moulthrop, former New Talent Program Screener, Paramount Pictures; now a Hollywood Talent Agent.