Arts & Entertainment

How to Cry on Command: 11 Tricks for Crying on Cue

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Feb 25, 2022 • 3 min read

For emotional scenes, filmmakers and casting directors may need actors to cry real tears to communicate the raw feelings of a breakup, loss of a loved one, or another tragic event. Learning how to produce tears on command can be advantageous for your acting career.