Casting Directors On Selecting Actors

Casting Directors On Selecting Actors

Casting Directors get an impossible number of submission for every role. So, how do they narrow their selections? Find out here.

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Casting Directors On Selecting Actors
  • What Has Motivated You To Take A Chance On Auditioning An Actor You Don't Know?

    Kerry Barden, Casting Director CSA
    Emmy nominated Casting Director | The Help, Spotlight, Dallas Buyers Club

    What Made You Take A Chance On An Actor You Don't Know?
    When do you take a chance on new actors?
    Why would you take a chance on a new actor?
    Would you ever take a chance on a new actor?
    W...

  • What Has Motivated You To Take A Chance On Auditioning An Actor You Don't Know?

    with Bonnie Zane, CSA
    Emmy Nominated Casting Director | Suits, Mad About You

    What Made You Take A Chance On An Actor You Don't Know?
    When do you take a chance on new actors?
    Why would you take a chance on a new actor?
    Would you ever take a chance on a new actor?
    What would a new actor have to do...

  • What Has Motivated You To Take A Chance On Auditioning An Actor You Don't Know?

    With David Newman, CGA
    CGA Winning Casting Director | Dora the Explorer & LCoG, Tidelands, The Family Law

    What Made You Take A Chance On An Actor You Don't Know?
    When do you take a chance on new actors?
    Why would you take a chance on a new actor?
    Would you ever take a chance on a new actor?
    Wh...

  • What Has Motivated You To Take A Chance On Auditioning An Actor You Don't Know?

    with Faith Martin, Casting Director | Facilitator "The Breakthrough Experience" & "The Demartini Method"

    What motivates you to take a chance on auditioning actors you don't know?
    What in the past has motivated you to take a chance on auditioning an actor you don't know?
    What can actors do for ...

  • What % Of Actors Auditioned Are Working Actors vs New Talent?

    with Bonnie Zane, CSA
    Emmy Nominated Casting Director | Suits, Mad About You

    How many new actors do you see for a role?
    How many new actors vs professional actors would you see for each role?
    How many new actors vs working actors do you see?
    What’s the percentage of new actors vs working actors ...

  • What % Of Actors Auditioned Are Working Actors vs New Talent?

    Kerry Barden, Casting Director C.S.A
    Emmy nominated Casting Director (The Help, Spotlight, Dallas Buyers Club)

    What percentage of actors you audition are working actors with impressive resumes?
    What percentage of actors do you know?
    Do you ever seen unknown actors?
    Do you see mostly new actors ...

  • What % Of Actors Auditioned Are Working Actors vs New Talent?

    David Newman, CGA
    CGA Winning Casting Director | Dora the Explorer & LCoG, Tidelands, The Family Law

    What percentage of actors you audition are working actors with impressive resumes?
    What percentage of actors do you know?
    Do you ever seen unknown actors?
    Do you see mostly new actors for aud...

  • What Are The Roles & Duties Of The Various Casting Positions In Your Office?

    Victoria Burrows, Casting Director C.S.A
    King Kong, The Lovely Bones, the Lord of the Rings trilogy

    What are the roles in a casting office?
    What are the roles & duties of the various casting positions in your office? (which person does which task?)
    Who does what in a casting office?
    In a casting...

  • What Are The Roles & Duties Of The Various Casting Positions In Your Office?

    with Bonnie Zane, CSA
    Emmy Nominated Casting Director | Suits, Mad About You

    What are the roles in a casting office?
    What are the roles & duties of the various casting positions in your office? (which person does which task?)
    Who does what in a casting office?
    In a casting office, what are the r...

  • What Are The Roles & Duties Of The Various Casting Positions In Your Office?

    Kerry Barden, Casting Director C.S.A
    Emmy nominated Casting Director (The Help, Spotlight, Dallas Buyers Club)

    What are the roles in a casting office?
    What are the roles & duties of the various casting positions in your office? (which person does which task?)
    Who does what in a casting office?
    I...

  • What Are The Roles & Duties Of The Various Casting Positions In Your Office?

    David Newman, CGA
    CGA Winning Casting Director | Dora the Explorer & LCoG, Tidelands, The Family Law

    What are the roles in a casting office?
    What are the roles & duties of the various casting positions in your office? (which person does which task?)
    Who does what in a casting office?
    In a cas...

  • What Are The Roles Of Casting Director, Casting Associate & Casting Assistant?

    with Faith Martin, Casting Director | Facilitator "The Breakthrough Experience" & "The Demartini Method"

    What are the roles of the CD, casting associate, casting assistant and intern in your office?
    What is the difference between casting director and associate?
    What is the difference between cas...

  • How Many Actors Do Casting Directors Present To Filmmakers For Each Role?

    with Victoria Burrows, CSA
    Casting Director | Lord of the Rings, King Kong, The Lovely Bones

    How many actors per role are seen by the director?
    How many actors go to producer session?
    What is the number tapes that you pass onto a filmmaker per role?
    How many actors will you see and then pass on ...

  • How Many Actors Do Casting Directors Present To Filmmakers For Each Role?

    Deborah Barylski, Casting Director C.S.A
    Emmy Winner (Arrested Development)

    Deb Barylski is available for online coaching. She works on a sliding scale/pay what you can basis.(Perhaps a suggested minimum is US$50/50 minutes?) She can be reached at [email protected]

    How many actors per role are...

  • How Do You Select Which Actors To Audition?

    Victoria Burrows, Casting Director C.S.A
    King Kong, The Lovely Bones, the Lord of the Rings trilogy

    How do you select people to audition?
    What makes you decide to bring an actor in to your office to audition?
    What makes you decide to choose an actor to audition?
    What is the selection process for...

  • How Do You Select Which Actors To Audition?

    David Newman, CGA
    CGA Winning Casting Director | Dora the Explorer & LCoG, Tidelands, The Family Law

    How do you select people to audition?
    What makes you decide to bring an actor in to your office to audition?
    What makes you decide to choose an actor to audition?
    What is the selection process...

  • Where Do You Post Auditions?

    with David Newman, CGA
    CGA Winning Casting Director | Dora the Explorer & LCoG, Tidelands, The Family Law

    Where does David Neman post auditions?
    Where can I find auditions for David Newman?
    How does my agent see auditions from David Newman?
    Where can I find auditions notices from McSweeney N...

  • Where Do You Post Auditions?

    Kerry Barden, Casting Director CSA
    Emmy nominated Casting Director | The Help, Spotlight, Dallas Buyers Club

    Where does casting post auditions?
    Where does my agent look at audition?
    Where can I find auditions?
    Where are the auditions you post?
    What site do you use to post auditions?
    What website...

  • Where Do You Post Auditions?

    with Bonnie Zane, CSA
    Emmy Nominated Casting Director | Suits, Mad About You

    Where does casting post auditions?
    Where does my agent look at audition?
    Where can I find auditions?
    Where are the auditions you post?
    What site do you use to post auditions?
    What website do you use for posting audition...

  • Where Do You Post Auditions?

    with Victoria Burrows, CSA
    Casting Director | Lord of the Rings, King Kong, The Lovely Bones

    Where does Victoria Newman post auditions?
    Where can I find auditions for Victoria Newman?
    How does my agent see auditions from Victoria Newman?
    Where can I find auditions notices from Burrows Boling Cas...

  • Where Do You Post Auditions?

    Deborah Barylski, Casting Director C.S.A

    Deb Barylski is available for online coaching. She works on a sliding scale/pay what you can basis.(Perhaps a suggested minimum is US$50/50 minutes?) She can be reached at [email protected]

    Where does casting post auditions?
    Where does my agent look at ...

  • Where Do You Post Breakdowns For Roles You Are Casting?

    with Bonnie Zane, CSA
    Emmy Nominated Casting Director | Suits, Mad About You

    What site do you use to post breakdowns?
    Where do CDS post breakdowns?
    Where are breakdowns viewed?
    What site is used for breakdowns?
    Where do you advertise auditions?
    What do CDs post auditions notices?
    Where are adver...

  • Where Do You Post Breakdowns For Roles You Are Casting?

    with Victoria Burrows, CSA
    Casting Director | Lord of the Rings, King Kong, The Lovely Bones

    What site do you use to post breakdowns?
    Where do CDS post breakdowns?
    Where are breakdowns viewed?
    What site is used for breakdowns?
    Where do you advertise auditions?
    What do CDs post auditions notices?...

  • Do You Allow Unrepresented Actors To Submit On Your Projects?

    with Bonnie Zane, CSA
    Emmy Nominated Casting Director | Suits, Mad About You

    Do you let unrepresented actors to submit on your projects?
    Would you allow unrepresented actors to submit on your projects?
    Do you bring in unrepresented actors o castings?
    Are you open to actors without agents?
    Would...