• Currently stars as Jude Jacob on the ABC Family hit drama series, THE FOSTERS.
• Voice of Prince Gustav in Disney’s animated series SOFIA THE FIRST.
• Booked several commercials including national OSCAR MEYER and WALGREENS campaigns.
Shauna Markey helped Hayden learn and leverage his acting skills & tools which made him stand out. She coached him prior to his auditions and then he started booking commercial and theatrical work! Shauna is someone who not only is there to coach Hayden on a professional level, but she truly cares about all aspects of him and us!
— Hayden’s mom, Michelle
• Currently starring as Walter on ABC’s hit show FRESH OFF THE BOAT.
• Booked co-star on Nickelodeon’s SAM & CAT.
• Co-star on Netflix’s GRACE & FRANKIE starring Jane Fonda & Lily Tomlin
Prophet had taken several acting classes before coming to Shauna. It seemed like the price tag was the only commitment I saw in them. Shauna’s energy, spunk, and dedication is unmatched and priceless. She will challenge your child until he or she gets it. I can say without a doubt that Prophet is a more confident and prepared performer. Thank you Shauna... you are Rock Solid.”
— Prophet’s mom, Keena
• Booked national Home Depot commercial.
• Booked national MILK commercial & campaign.
• Booked national SAMSUNG campaign.
Shauna has been such an asset in helping us understand and navigate our way through this business. She has taught my daughter skills that have not only help her in acting, but has also boosted her confidence socially and academically. Working with Shauna has had long-term positive effects on our daughters growth, regardless of whether she ultimately chooses to pursue “stardom” or not!
— Audrey’s mom, Anne
• Currently stars as Lawrence in Nickelodeon’s hit TV show, SCHOOL OF ROCK.
• Re-occurred as Ronnie on ABC Family’s SECRET LIFE OF THE AMERICAN TEENAGER.
• Booked Co-star on MAD MAN.
• Guest starred on the comedy series CHILDENS HOSPITAL.
• Co-starred on THE MIDDLE.
• Booked multiple commercials including national NISSAN CENTRA and BENJAMIN MOORE PAINTS spots.
I love working with the coaches at StarUR cause they always make it fun! The things they tell me go beyond just the audition I’m working on at the time – I use the tips and techniques in everything I do. Because it’s not just about the acting, it’s about making me more confident in all my interactions like red carpet interviews and meeting new people too. Whether we Skype for my sides, work in person on improv, or last minute phone coaching before going into a producers session – it’s always like a fun game and I get excited about the new challenges or goals I’m aiming to reach!
— Aidan Miner
ALEXIS RAE TENNEY
• Booked national commercials for STATE FARM INSURANCE for ALWAYS.
• Recently signed with top LA agency... BRADY, BRANNON, AND RICH.
• Booked supporting role in upcoming film, GINA’S JOURNEY.
• Starred in HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS at San Diego’s prestigious Old Globe Theatre.
Working with Shauna has been a breath of fresh air! Not only did she answer our gazillion questions, thereby reducing our stress level, she has become a fantastic mentor and friend for our daughter! Her ability to get Alexis to reach her inner self is amazing! She has built her confidence by leaps and bounds!
— Alexis’s mom, Karen
• Booked Co-star on Nickelodeon’s SCHOOL OF ROCK.
• Guest starred on Nickelodeon’s SAM & CAT.
• Booked starring role in CHRISTMAS WEDDING TAIL.
• Guest star on TLC’s I AM KID.
• Has booked multiple commercials including TIME WARNER CABLE, ARTHO 7 and BARBIE.
I can't say enough about Shauna and the staff at The Star You Already Are. My daughter has been coached privately and participated in class settings with this amazing woman and the amount of trust, care, and enthusiasm she shares and in return receives from her students is astounding. There are a lot of people in the Biz that can guide your children, but to have someone who takes a personal interest your kid's well being and achievements is hard to come by. She has given my daughter a sound education in the art of acting and acting as a business. We feel so fortunate to have Shauna guide our daughter through this adventure and gladly consider her an extended part of our family.
— Ellee’s mom, Sjaan
HADLEY BELLE MILLER
• Voice of Lucy Van Pelt in THE PEANUTS MOVIE.
• Voice of Buttercup in Disney’s animated series SOFIA THE FIRST.
We are so glad our daughter Hadley started working with Shauna. Hadley now knows how to enter the room and break down sides. But more importantly is how much love and care Shauna shows Hadley by texting and really being vested in her growth and career. A huge testament to how much Shauna cares for and nurtures her students is Hadley had a next day feature film audition and Shauna was willing to coach her via Skype at the end of what I know was a long day for her.”
— Hadley’s dad, Dan
• Series regular on Nickelodeon’s FRESH BEAT BAND.
• Re-occurred as Bonnie on ABC Family’s SECRET LIFE OF THE AMERICAN TEENAGER.
• Booked Co-star on GORTIMER GIBBONS LIFE ON NORMAL STREET.
• Has booked numerous commercials including national TARGET, NIKE, OLD NAVY, WALMART and GENERAL MILLS spots.
• Has won multiple dance awards, including recently placing 1st in Hip Hop and in the Top 10 of Senior Soloist at HOLLYWOOD VIBE NATIONALS in Vegas.
The coaches at the Star You Already Are always impress me with how they are so encouraging, inspiring, and have the most amazing skill set out there. They really love what they do. We’ve worked on bringing what is special and unique about me to the characters I play. Besides the commercials and TV shows I’ve been on, working with coaches like Shauna and Scotty has given me an advantage that I bring to the stage when I compete in dance or am featured in music videos. They constantly push me to be the best actress and person I can be!
— Delaney Miner
• Booked first National commercial for FARMERS INSURANCE.
• Signed with new agent, JLA TALENT.
• Booked lead in Lionsgate movie, MY BEST FRIEND.
• Booked co-starring role in MURDER AMONG FRIENDS on Discovery Channel.
• Booked co-star on BLOOD RELATIVES.
• Booked several commercials including SPY GEAR, MARVEL AVENGERS PLAYMATION, TOMY TOYS and HARTMAN LUGGAGE.
The instructors at Star You Already Are always push me to be a well-rounded actor in our Working Pros class. It’s a really fun class that I always feel safe and supported in. Shauna, Bethany and the other instructors are tough but fun and make sure that we are making the very best, strongest choices in our auditions and in our acting. I love being in this class and working with this group!
— Dane Jamieson