About Our Agency...
We represent Talent for work Commercials, Commercial Print, Industrials, Television, and Film.
Our THEATRICAL DIVISION consists of professional actors who audition regularly through professional taped auditions. Our actors book work in tv, films, and Equity Theatre. You do not need to reside in Texas to be a part of our Theatrical Department, but you do need to live in the Southeast region of the US (From New Mexico to the Southeast Coast) and have the ability to produce a professional quality taped audition when requested. Monologue or deme reel required for acceptance.
Our COMMERCIAL DIVISION consists of professional actors who are available for commercial and commercial print work all over TEXAS only (Austin/San Antonio/Houston/Dallas). You need to have a flexible schedule, training/experience, professionalism, and reliable transportation to attend these in person auditions and bookings. Commercial Audition required for acceptance.
To be considered for Representation, visit our Seeking Representation Page.
Our list of credits can be found HERE
Lydia Blanco Garza
Lydia's Acting Demo Reel
Lydia has been an industry professional for over 25 years.
Starting off her Acting career on the stage, and moving it to the big and small screens of Hollywood, she navigated a successful career in the most competitive industry in the world. After her career as an Actress, she has worn many hats, including Producer, Casting Director, Consultant, Coach, and now Talent Agent.
She graduated from Texas A&M University with her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications, with emphasis in Theater, Television and Film. She started working professionally with 24th St Theater Company in San Antonio during her sophomore year in college, which gave her her first paycheck as an actor. After graduating, she headed to Austin, got her first agent and began her professional on-camera career. She starred in short and feature films, did lots of Theater and voice over work for Japanimation animation, appeared on a billboard off I-35 in downtown Austin for the Texas Lottery all in two short years. She then headed to Los Angeles where she spent 10 years guest-starring in television and film. Her first speaking role was on Lifetime's Strong Medicine,
and it set her off to go on to work with some truly amazing people
and bonafide legends of Hollywood.
Notable TV appearances are Prison Break, Desperate Housewives, Weeds,
Monk, The Practice, CSI, and The Shield to name a few.
She has shared the screen with actors like Tom Hanks, Kate Winslet, Natalie Portman and Jack Black. She has been directed by top directors like: Steven Spielberg, Nancy Meyers, Mark Ruffalo, and Ivan Reitman. She has done numerous TV appearances, but she is most widely known for her guest star role on HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm. She has trained with celebrity acting coach, Howard Fine in his Master Class in Hollywood. She has gone on to train and coach acting students, young and "seasoned", to many successful bookings and series regular roles on pilots.
She's gone on to produce and cast the award winning web series THE BEST FRIEND, and cast many short films, along with the SAG feature films HOMEBOUND and BOOST, both shot in El Campo, Texas and the Local Casting for the feature Finding Albie Finch. She has also worked in the casting offices of NBC's pilot The Cape with Risa Bramon Garcia.
The Blanco Agency is the FIRST Talent Agency in Corpus Christi to submit actors for mainstream opportunities in feature films, tv shows, commercials and print.