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Attention, Actors: Sign Up for Kevin Spacey’s Acting MasterClass Today

Attention, Actors: Sign Up for Kevin Spacey's Acting MasterClass Today

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Ever want to learn acting from Oscar winner Kevin Spacey? Well, looks like today is your lucky day.

MasterClass, which makes it possible for anyone with an Internet connection to learn various skills through immersive online classes, has announced that Kevin Spacey is joining their ranks to teach a professional acting course. The Oscar winner joins Dustin Hoffman, whose acting lecture is currently available online, as well as top tier professionals like Serena Williams and novelist James Patterson. Christina Aguilera, Usher and photographer Annie Leibovitz are also in the queue of upcoming MasterClass courses. 

The San Francisco-based tech company, which launched in May, is an online education platform that makes it possible for everyone to learn directly from the world’s best. Each master teaches a course that is available online for purchase at the MasterClass website for $90 each and includes video lessons, interactive exercises, learning materials and workbooks. The Spacey class is being directed by his “House of Cards” director Tucker Gates. Pre-enrollment for the course opens today and the class will be available online starting in early 2016.

“Education has always been an important part of my life. The teachers, mentors and those who gave me opportunities along the way, have made me feel blessed because they taught me the value of striving to be your best,” said Kevin Spacey. “From Joe Papp to Alan Pakula, Sam Mendes and Bryan Singer – I have learned so much from being in their masterclasses – that now MasterClass takes my experiences and combines them in a way that now allows me to give back to others. I’m delighted to be a part of this new wave of online education; as my mentor Jack Lemmon used to say, ‘If you’ve done well it is your duty to send the elevator back down.’ I look forward to passing on some of the things I’ve learned.”
“We’re ecstatic to be working with such a brilliant mind as Kevin,” added MasterClass Co-Founder and CEO David Rogier. “He is not only an incredible actor, but also an incredible teacher. He’s devoted, hilarious, and tough.”

Hear from Kevin Spacey and learn more about his upcoming MasterClass in the video above.

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