“I feel I used to be simply very disheartened by the rejection, which is one thing I inform everybody,” Brown stated throughout an look on The Tonight Present starring Jimmy Falllon final week (October 2).
“Like, this business is simply filled with rejection, 24/7. You get way more nos – a variety of nos – earlier than you get a sure. I used to be auditioning for commercials, for something, actually. I then auditioned for Sport of Thrones and I received a ‘no’ for that. Then that’s form of after I was like, ‘Oh, that is actually tough,’ as a result of I suppose I actually wished that function.”
Brown then went on to audition for a Netflix present known as Montauk, saying that try-out was her final go at kickstarting her performing profession. “Two months later, they simply received again to us and was like ‘We’d like to Skype with you,’’ she stated.
“I Skyped with them and, , the remaining is historical past, after all. We then named the present Stranger Issues, however Montauk was undoubtedly the one which gave me that form of hope of doing all of it once more.” Watch Brown replicate on the beginning of her profession above.
Brown’s Stranger Issues co-star Finn Wolfhard shared his own story earlier this year of nearly giving up acting earlier than touchdown a job within the present. The 17-year-old actor stated he nearly didn’t ship in an audition tape for the a part of Mike Wheeler.