TV/FILM Intensive with MAJOR BI-COASTAL CD, MATTHEW MAISTO, CSA, Matthew Maisto Casting - Credits include INSECURE for HBO, POWER for STARZ, and the EMMY NOMINATED feature THE TALE!

Monday, July 29, 2019, 7pm ET / 4pm PT

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Bi-coastal casting director whose recent credits include HBO's Emmy nominated film THE TALE and HBO's INSECURE, the recently released feature film UNCLE DREW and the upcoming features ON THE BASIS OF SEX and TRIAL BY FIRE.

For all of Matt's credits, please follow this link

For this intensive, you'll start off with a Q&A, followed by prepared sides (emailed 1-2 days in advance) selected by Matthew, with a reader ON-CAMERA in a group. Be prepared for extensive feedback as well as ready to take re-adjustments on the fly.

Matt's specific feedback is invaluable for actors serious about nailing auditions!

*** Scenes will be recorded on-camera. As a courtesy, your video clips will be made available to you within a week. An email notification will be sent when the clips are available to view and download from your Actors Connection account. Please note: from time to time technical issues do occur, as a result video clips are a courtesy, not a guarantee.***

Please upload your headshot and create a resume in your online account upon registration.

PLEASE NOTE: Once scenes have been distributed by Matt, if you LATE cancel you will NOT be replaced!


Matthew Maisto

Matthew Maisto, CSA is an independent casting director in New York and Los Angeles. Devoted to modern and provocative independent film, Matthew has assembled casts for recent films: Nina Letji & James Franco's BLOOD SURF, Craig Zahler's BRAWL IN CELL BLOCK 99 starring Vince Vaughn and BONE TOMAHAWK (Spirit Awards nominee), Jennifer Fox's THE TALE (HBO) starring Laura Dern, Camille Thoman's NEVER HERE with Mireille Enos and Sam Shepard, Theresa Bennett's SOCIAL ANIMALS (Paramount) with Noel Wells and Josh Radnor, Jason Lester's HIGH RESOLUTION starring Justin Chon and Ellie Bamber, Michael Doneger's THE ESCORT, Jon Abraham's ALL AT ONCE, Eli Morgan Gesner's CONDEMNED, Eduardo Rodriguez's YOU'RE NOT ALONE, Michael Preysler's DIAMOND SOLES and LILY & KAT. Theatre: off–Broadway original play STRAIGHT (NY Times Critic's Pick). Television: Nicki Minaj's NICKI (ABC Freeform), FRIENDS OF THE PEOPLE (TruTV). Regional casting includes films: TRIAL BY FIRE (Ed Zwick, dir.), THE WALK (Robert Zemekis, dir.) and ST. VINCENT (Theodore Melfi, dir.). Additional credit includes award-winning short films: THE FIRST MEN (SxSW '16), A MIGHTY NICE MAN (TriBeCa '15) and Tarik Karam's ZZZZZZZ (TriBeCa '13). Casting Associate credits: POWER (season 1; STARZ), TOP FIVE, FOXCATCHER, THE WOLF OF WALL STREET, THE HOBBIT, HYDE PARK ON HUDSON, EXTREMELY LOUD & INCREDIBLY CLOSE and numerous TV pilots. Two time associate Artios Award nominee. Member: Teamsters (local 817) and Casting Society of America (CSA).


Monday, July 29, 20197:00 pm

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.