Thursday, October 08, 2015

IMTA Alum Zach Roerig in The Vampire Diaries Premiere!

IMTA Alum Zach Roerig stars as Matt Donovan in The Vampire Diaries!  The 7th season premiere is tonight on the CW!  Zach competed at IMTA in Los Angeles in 2003 where he impressed the agents and managers attending.  Zach signed with the late Thomas Harding Jones and FORD MODELS and was cast on One Life to Live, As The World Turns, Reba and MTV's True Life.  Zach also appeared on Friday Night Lights with another IMTA alum, Adrianne Palicki where he played the character of Cash, her bad boy boyfriend.

Be sure to tune in tonight to see Zach in The Vampire Diaries!

Wednesday, October 07, 2015

IMTA and SWMT Alumni Update!

IMTA and Southwest Model and Talent Agency are pleased to announce IMTA New York 2015 Contestants who have signed with major market represenation since July:

AJ Torres signed with Who Management

Jasmin Manjarrez signed with Who Management

Ryan Carrick signed with Talent Ink

Cierra Blankenship signed with Wilhelmina Miami

Congratulations to each of you and to Southwest Model and Talent Agency!

Monday, October 05, 2015

IMTA Alum Olivia Stuck in The Outfield!

IMTA Alum Olivia Stuck is starring in the upcoming film The Outfield!  The film's cast includes Cameron Dallas, Nash Grier and Joey Bragg.  Olivia plays Kelsey, a smart and kind "Audrey Hepburn" type according to Olivia.
Olivia competed at IMTA in Los Angeles in 2008 with Starbound Entertainment Group where she won many awards and met her manager Terrance Hines.  Olivia stars as Dawn on Disney XD's Kirby Buckets, as Missy Bradford on Disney Channel's Girl Meets World and as Ashley on The Jadagrace Show.

The Outfield will be released in 2016.

Friday, October 02, 2015

IMTA Alum Elias Harger in Fuller House!

IMTA Alum Elias Harger will be playing Max Fuller, one of D.J.'s older sons, in Fuller House! Fuller House will debut on Netflix in 2016! Elias competed at IMTA in L.A. in 2014 with Fogg Management.  He was awarded IMTA Child Actor of the Year and Most Sought Male Talent and signed with Discover Management.

Congratulations Elias!  We can't wait to see you on Fuller House!

Thursday, October 01, 2015

IMTA Alum Katie Holmes on the Cover of The Hollywood Reporter!

IMTA Alum Katie Holmes is on the cover of The Hollywood Reporter! She is featured with designer Zac Posen for their Annual Fall Fashion issue. Katie and Zac have a long friendship and are adorable discussing their history in a video The Hollywood Reporter filmed when they were shooting their cover. Katie Holmes competed at IMTA in 1993 and 1995 with Starbound Entertainment Group of Toledo, OH and is an A- List actor and star.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

IMTA Alum Kierra DeLong Signs With Two Agents!

Great news from IMTA Alum Kierra DeLong! She was signed by two agents after coming back from IMTA.  Ms. Christy DeLong, Kierra's mom, said, "We wanted to say thanks for such a great time and learning experience.  She definitely learned techniques and confidence at IMTA that helped her be confident when going into auditions."

Since coming back from IMTA she has also booked a role in an upcoming film and a role in a Netflix series! Kierra competed at IMTA in New York in July with Industry Direct Model & Talent Mgmt. of Charleston, SC.

Congratulations Kierra!  We are so proud of you!

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

IMTA Alum Hana Hayes in The Grinder!

Be sure to tune in to Fox tonight to catch IMTA Alum Hana Hayes in the new comedy The Grinder! The series stars Rob Lowe and Fred Savage! Hana plays Lizzie Sanderson, Rob Lowe's character's niece and Fred Savage's character's daughter.  Hana competed at IMTA in Los Angeles in 2010 with Models Melange of Tucson, AZ.

Congratulations Hana!  We are so proud of you!

Monday, September 28, 2015

IMTA Alum Brooke Burns in Where Hope Grows!

IMTA Alum Brooke Burns stars in the film Where Hope Grows!  This heartwarming film has just been released on DVD and video on demand.  Brooke plays Amy Boone.  Brooke competed at IMTA in Los Angeles in 1994 and has appeared in over 41 television and film projects!

Friday, September 25, 2015

IMTA Alums in Two ABC Series Premieres!

IMTA Alums Ashton Kutcher and Graham Rogers will both be in television series premieres this weekend!  Catch IMTA NY 1997 Alum Ashton Kutcher as "guest shark" on the 7th season series premiere of ABC's Shark Tank!

And IMTA NY 2009 Alum Graham Rogers stars as Caleb Haas in the series premiere of ABC's new thriller Quantico!  Graham competed at IMTA with Main Line Models and Talent.

Look for Ashton on Shark Tank on Friday night and for Graham on Quantico on Sunday night!

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Throwback Thursday! IMTA Alum Skylar Stecker performing Rolling in the Deep!

IMTA Alum Skylar Stecker is seen here performing a cover of Adele's 'Rolling in the Deep' at the IMTA Awards Night LA 2012 when she was just nine years old!  Now, Skylar is releasing her own debut album tomorrow and having an album release party with Radio Disney at Lucky Strike live in Hollywood! People magazine has named Skylar, "One to Watch."  Skylar is also The Today Show's Artist of the Month! Skylar competed at IMTA with The Rock Agency from Madison, WI in 2012 where she was awarded Singing Winner and Most Sought Female Talent of the Year! Skylar is signed with the Interscope/Cherrytree label. Skylar also returned to IMTA in 2014 to perform and sang Bruno Mars' 'Treasure' which was a highlight of the week.

Skylar's latest video 'That's What's Up' has another IMTA Alum McKenzie Baratta (who is signed with Nathe and Associates) in it!  So cool to have another IMTA Alum in Skylar's video! You can see
McKenzie Baratta
McKenzie starting about 1 minute into the video!  McKenzie competed at IMTA with IMD Inc., Medford, OR.