Casting Society fetes Zadan, Meron

'Chicago' duo nab career achievement honors

The Casting Society of America will fete producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron with career achievement honors at the 24th Annual Artios Awards in November.

Neil Patrick Harris is set to host the kudos dinner set for Nov. 10 at the Century Plaza Hotel in Century City.

In addition to Zadan and Meron, Artios honorees this year will include casting vet Mali Finn, who will posthumously receive the org’s Hoyt Bowers Award.

The Career Achievement kudo recognizes the recipient’s contribution to the industry and their track record of including casting directors in creative decision-making.

Zadan and Meron’s film and TV credits include last year’s musical rendition of “Hairspray,” the Oscar-winning “Chicago,” and the ABC telepic “Raisin in the Sun.”