Primetime TV Festival - ON CAMERA! Showcase to 6 TOP NY Casting Directors All in ONE DAY! PM Session
Saturday, December 7, 2019, 2:45pm
Our biggest and most popular event! SHOWCASE to SIX INCREDIBLE Casting Directors who focus on Primetime TV and the upcoming NEW TV SEASON all in one jam-packed morning!
You have the option to bring in your own 2-3 page Film/TV scene, or select one from our General Sides database (link located in your Actors Connection account upon registration). Please bring in TWO copies of your chosen scene - one for you, and one for your reader (with the reader's lines highlighted). Please submit your scene selection to firstname.lastname@example.org for approval.
The day will start with a informative Q & A, then scenes with a reader ON CAMERA presented to half the guests, short break, and scenes reworked on the basis of the earlier critique for the other half of the guests. The panel we've assembled is not to be believed!
Scheduled guests are:
Rachel Goldman, Associate Casting Director, Barden/Schnee Casting - Current and upcoming credits include: SHIRLEY (Starring Elizabeth Moss), PANIC (Amazon pilot), BUFFALOED (Directed by Tanya Wexler), PALMER (Directed by Fisher Stevens), TIMMY FAILURE (Disney, Directed by Tom McCarthy), QUEEN AMERICA (Facebook Watch series), among other independent films.)
Matt Glasner, Associate Casting Director, Aibel/Holbrook Casting - Current and previous credits include - LITTLE WOMEN (feature), Academy Award Winnig Film SPOTLIGHT, GIRL ON THE TRAIN (Dreamworks), JESSICA JONES (Marvel/Netflix), GOOD GIRLS REVOLT (Amazon), CHICAGO JUSTICE (NBC), ALEX STRANGELOVE (Netflix), QUANTICO (season 3) and THE SINNER (Season 2, USA)
Derek Hersey, Associate Casting Director, Kromer Casting - Previous credits include multiple upcoming Netflix series, a cable series, and a feature film. Previously, he worked at Rob Decina Casting, where his projects included the first season of a Netflix dark comedy series, seasons 2 and 3 of the police drama SHADES OF BLUE (NBC) starring Jennifer Lopez and Ray Liotta, as well as the New York casting for the upcoming feature film GREYHOUND starring Tom Hanks, coming to theatres in 2020, and numerous network pilots.
Michael D'Amato, Associate Casting Director, Billy Hopkins Casting - Currently working on multiple television series including P-VALLEY for STARZ, created by Katori Hall. In addition to casting for TV, they are also working on multiple independent features. Recent projects include: Emmy Award Winning WHEN THEY SEE US - directed by Ava DuVernay, THE LAST THING HE WANTED - directed by Dee Rees and YOU WERE NEVER REALLY HERE - directed by Lynne Ramsay and starring Joaquin Phoenix.
Elizabeth Berra, Associate Casting Director- Elizabeth most recently was the Casting Associate on the HBO series The Deuce. Recent credits include: CBS's Kevin Can Wait, Ash vs Evil Dead on STARZ, Black Sails on STARZ, MTV's The Shannara Chronicles and Bobcat Goldthwait's Misfits & Monsters on TruTV.
Anna Bella Chapman, Bowling Miscia Casting - Recent Credits include Hightown for STARZ, Jessica Jones and Daredevil (Marvel/Netflix) before joining the casting department at Julie Schubert’s office for Season 2 of Punisher. She works at both Bowling/Miscia Casting and Kromer Casting.
*Please note, Guests are subject to change!
Advice and feedback will be brilliant and will immediately affect your audition results! Plus you'll walk away with written feedback from the guests.
Scenes will be recorded on-camera and made available to you within one week. An email notification will be sent from videos@actorsconnection.
**Please keep in mind that all programs at Actors Connection are for educational and professional development purposes. Participating in any class or event is not a promise of employment.**
PLEASE BRING IN SIX HEADSHOTS AND RESUMES (stapled together) FOR THIS EVENT. You will hand your headshots to the guests directly before your turn on-camera.
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The following disclaimer is provided specifically at the request of and in accordance with SAG/AFTRA: Seminars or classes are for educational purposes only and will not secure or provide opportunity for employment in the field or representation by an agent or casting director.