Industry Tips


How Holding Online Auditions Helps You Cut Costs

January 21, 2019 -   Industry Tips
Holding Online Auditions

As most work goes paperless and digital, so does a casting director’s job. “The biggest change in the business is taped versus in-person auditions,” says Rhavynn Drummer, casting director at Tyler Perry Studios. She says out of every 30 or so people she auditions, at least half are on tape. Previously, we discussed how holding Read More...


Industry Advice: 5 Tips for Organizing Casting Calls

September 5, 2018 -   Industry Tips
Organize a Casting Call

Working as a casting director, you’re probably more than familiar with how the casting process goes. But if you need some pieces of advice as you work on your next project, here are some tips for organizing casting calls. Tips for Organizing Casting Calls From bits on deciding on the right venue to choosing the Read More...


The Best Mobile Apps for Casting Directors

September 4, 2018 -   Casting Directors, Industry Tips
Mobile Apps for Casting Directors

Casting can be a demanding process. It requires so much from you than just the eye for talent and patience. You need to check actor profiles, study each of them, and look into their acting experience and workshops attended. And when a talent catches your attention, how to contact them becomes your next problem. Every Read More...


Must-Remember Tips for Casting Directors

September 3, 2018 -   Industry Tips
Tips for Casting Directors

The job of a casting director requires more than just having the patience to sit through a number of auditions. Before you can even organize an acting audition, you need to read the script and analyze it. Then you have to meet with the director of the film, the screenwriter, and the producer to know Read More...


Tips for Holding Online Auditions

August 31, 2018 -   Industry Tips
Tips for Holding Online Auditions

Before the actual film production can commence, there is the pre-production process. It is in this stage that selecting film locations and casting are done. While working out shoot locations requires intense planning too, casting can be tedious and physically draining. The casting department has to exhaust all resources they have to look for that Read More...


Ultimate Guide to Finding the Right Actor for Your Film

August 20, 2018 -   Industry Tips
Finding the Right Actor for Your Film

There’s a reason we call directors filmmakers. It’s inside their minds that the film is first created before it hits our screen. But of course, we should not throw away the fact that they are not the only ones that make the film. There’s the screenwriter, the lighting director, the cinematographer, and of course, the Read More...


The Advantages of Holding Online Auditions

August 17, 2018 -   Industry Tips
Online Auditions

The history of cinema dates back to the late eighteenth-century. One of the earliest films was released in 1878, titled The Horse in Motion, made to answer a question that had been bothering people for long: are all four hooves of a horse off the ground when they’re galloping? Ever since, cinema has changed a Read More...


How to Find Fresh New Faces in Today’s World

August 15, 2018 -   Industry Tips
Talents

The entertainment industry is one that welcomes a new face every second. Every day, in every movie and show that invades the screen, a star is born. With this comes the fact the competition is high, making it one of the most competitive industries there is. As a casting director, it’s your job to find Read More...