In other words, there were 2.42 male characters for every female one. Put another way, there was Harry and Ron and then there was Hermione, the smartest girl in the class. Hermione ruled, but not nearly enough. Perform in as many productions as possible to develop a reputation as a great actress. Continue to hone your craft and learn new techniques to increase the likelihood of getting jobs. Taking a variety of different roles, such as playing characters in dramas, action films or comedies, can help increase the variety of your skills.