The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences continues to rethink its long-entrenched policies, creating a branch for casting directors. Many have been asking for this change for decades, and it…
"SNL" has weathered its fair share of cast defections over its long run but this is a huge talent drain for the franchise to suffer all at once.
After going through several hoops to get the adaptation of the Broadway musical “Jersey Boys” off the ground, Graham King and Warner Bros. look as if they are getting closer to a start date. Broadway…
In the first major casting news for season 4 of “Game of Thrones,” HBO has cast “The Good Wife” actor Pedro Pascal to play Prince Oberyn Martell. According to the books, the character is nicknamed…
And so it begins. Bleedingcoolnews.com has leaked a casting breakdown for J.J. Abrams' “Star Wars: Episode VII.” Seven key roles will be cast, including a young man in his early-to-mid 20s, two…
'I think there is still a little bit of mystery about what casting directors do and what part they play in the creative process," says Carrie Audino, casting director for “Mad Men.” "We don't just…
Many viewers of unscripted fare find themselves asking about a show's wild characters, “Where do they find these people?” The casting process for reality TV can be as simple as spotting a viral…
Julien's Auctions has called off the planned auction of more than 50 videotapes of auditions by actors Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio, Nicole Kidman and Sandra Bullock. The auction house ditched the…
A tribute to the late pioneering casting director Marion Dougherty and, in the bargain, a full-throated appeal for the Acad to finally recognize casting as an official Oscar category, "Casting By"…
HBO Documentary Films has acquired U.S. television rights to Tom Donahue's feature documentary film "Casting By," following its world premiere Monday at the Toronto International Film Festival.
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