'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…
With pilot season winding down, reps are looking to close deals to get their clients attached to upcoming films. Here's how the latest crop of castings are positioned in the Hollywood ecosystem.
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…
The wave of social intelligence that's transforming the marketing of Hollywood movies has yet to spill much into the creative process -- with the exception of casting, which right now has better…
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"…
With the end finally starting to come into view for broadcast TV pilot casting, Minnie Driver, Judd Hirsch, David Krumholtz, Lucy Liu, Hayden Panettiere, Matthew Perry, Jamie Lynn Sigler, Jordana…
Brit actor-director Noel Clarke, who has a recurring role on the BBC's hit series "Doctor Who," has been cast in J.J. Abrams' Paramount tentpole "Star Trek 2."
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…