What Are Casting Assistants For? Do You Need Them?

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In larger productions, where the casting process is too much for one person to handle, casting assistants are typically hired to assist the casting directors in the selection of actors, singers, dancers, or models for movies, commercials, musicals, and stage or screen productions. Casting assistants also provide general running duties in the office, including answering […]

How Exactly Do Casting Directors Cast a Film? Here’s a List of Their Responsibilities

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One primary thing can make or break a film: its cast. Improperly casting a film can be a disaster for a movie and cause embarrassment. So if you’ve always thought a casting director’s job is pretty easy, think again. If it was, there wouldn’t even be a need for a separate professional (and sometimes an […]

Holding Online Auditions: Is It Any Better and Should You Do It More Often?

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With the proliferation of mobile digital technology, the entertainment industry continues to be revolutionized in ways decades past never expected. Aside from the huge shift of bringing the show from stage to screen, even auditions have gone from rooms to tapes. A few years ago, this would have been unthinkable. Today, online auditions have overtaken […]