Everybody has the right look, however when it come down to getting the job or not, it depends on the look the director is after.
Yes... But not everyone can be a star.
Dedication, A burning desire to want to act, Tuition, Practice and Luck.
If there is any such thing as a break in the business it is about being reliable, which means being on set on time, knowing your lines, being easily directed and most important being a good actor. If you do all of this you will be noticed and when the right job comes along it will be offered to you!
Keep in regular contact with your agent, continue to work on your craft and always give 100% at every audition.
Yes! Mel Gibson, Dame Judith Anderson and Teresa Palmer started in Adelaide.
Of course this reduces your chances to a degree, but by no means eliminates you from getting work as an actor.
This works both for and against you. There are character roles that require larger actors.
You can never be too old to be an actor.