It is 35 years since casting directors Ros and John Hubbard -- who are being honored tonight with an Oscar Wilde award -- set up their company, Hubbard Casting, and in that time they have emerged as…
In "True Grit," the character Mattie Ross shows steely resolve while trying to track down her father's murderer. Yet it's the film's casting directors who deserve equal attention for their…
Every casting directors hears it: "Populate my world but make it believable."
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Find "cute"! Find "dark"! Find "chemistry"! Find "unknown"! And, oh yes, find me a Pygmy! And of course, they gotta be able to carry a film. That's the kind of phone call casting directors live for…
Chemistry. That elusive, indefinable connection between actor and role, and among actors in a cast, can turn a pilot into a hit and an actor-for-hire into a breakout star.