New! 2-Week Online FILM/TV Class with Derek Hersey, Associate CD, Kromer Casting

Thursday, June 3, 2021, 7pm ET / 4pm PT

Price: $139.00

Derek's new 2-week online class will replicate the "real world" television/film audition process and give you insider industry tips to help you book!

You'll focus on auditioning for both co-star/dayplayer roles as well as guest star/series regular roles for television series and pilots.

Currently, Derek is working on a feature film plus multiple series for Netflix and Starz.

This office previously cast Netflix's Russian Doll, Cinemax's Banshee, Marvel's Cloak & Dagger, Treme, HBO's True Detective (Emmy award 2014) and HBO's High Maintenance.

What to Prepare:

For this online class, Derek will select sides for you to prepare based on your headshot and fully completed MY INFO section in your AC account

Assignments will be emailed 1-3 days in advance. 

Please follow the procedures listed below:

  • Please update your headshot and fill out the MY INFO section of your AC account upon registration.

  • Arrive at least 10 MINUTES before your event is slated to start. Your host will give important information about the event at this time.

  • Instructions and the ZOOM link for access to this online event will be emailed to you in advance. If you have not received the link by 12pm (EST) the day-of the event, please reach out to at least one hour PRIOR to the start of class.

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**No recording of any kind is permitted by participants during class.**

**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.**

Derek Hersey

Derek Hersey is an associate casting director at Kromer Casting. Derek’s previous feature film credits include GREYHOUND with Tom Hanks and Elisabeth Shue, THE COMEDIAN with Robert DeNiro and Leslie Mann, and indie FIRST ONE IN with Kat Foster and Georgia King. Previous television credits include season 1 of RAISING DION (Netflix), season 6 of POWER (Starz), the limited series THE I-LAND (Netflix), seasons 2 and 3 of SHADES OF BLUE (NBC) with Jennifer Lopez and Ray Liotta, season 1 of INSATIABLE (Netflix), and many pilots including CHARMED, DYNASTY, IN THE DARK, VALOR, SKINNY DIP, and PLAYING DEAD.

Follow this link to view Derek's IMDB


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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.