Casting directors and their peers gathered Sept. 9 to toast the Emmy nominees, while also poking plenty of fun and sharing some inside stories. Nominees Carmen Cuba ("Behind the Candelabra"), Eric…
More than a year after acquiring rights to the racy bestselling novel that gave popularized to the term “mommy porn,” Universal and Focus have finally put the main elements in place to start shooting…
Bill Dance is staying close to home these days, but not by choice. The growing trend of shooting outside Los Angeles has kept him there.
A decision could still be a few weeks away on who will play Anastasia Steele and Christian Grey in Universal and Focus Features' adaptation of E.L. James' “Fifty Shades of Grey,” but studios are…
Despite a recent report that “Sons of Anarchy” star Charlie Hunnam was the front-runner for the role of Christian Grey in Universal and Focus' “Fifty Shades of Grey,” sources close to Hunnam as well…
"Argo" isn't done being nominated for awards yet.
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.
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…