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Michael Shannon to Play Lakers Owner Jerry Buss in HBO Pilot

Michael Shannon to Play Lakers Owner Jerry Buss in HBO Pilot

Michael Shannon (Revolutionary Road) has signed on for a key role in HBO’s pilot about the 1980s Los Angeles Lakers. Shannon will play Jerry Buss, majority owner of the Lakers during a period highlighted by the team’s Showtime era during the 1980s. The Untitled... READ
How Phoebe Waller-Bridge Is Changing the Game for Women

How Phoebe Waller-Bridge Is Changing the Game for Women

Hollywood is attempting to evolve beyond its predominantly white, male-driven history, and with this much-needed push for diversity has come more female-driven narratives. There are many people to thank for this, but a name that tops the list is Phoebe Waller-Bridge.... READ
Casting in LA This Week!

Casting in LA This Week!

Every day great roles are added to Casting Billboard. Below are highlighted projects from this week!   Flame Broiler Rate: $500/12 hours | Male, All Ethnicities | Commercial ROLES  Principal   GENDER/AGE/ETHNICITIES  Male / 21-35 / All Ethnicities DESCRIPTION  Patreon... READ
Performance Review: ‘Before You Know It’

Performance Review: ‘Before You Know It’

“Before You Know It” might best be described as a comedic drama. The film is Hannah Pearl Utt’s feature directorial debut, which she also co-wrote with Jen Tullock. Both women also played the leads in the film, and Utt describes their creative style in a Sundance... READ
De-Aging: A Controversial Hollywood Trend

De-Aging: A Controversial Hollywood Trend

The trailer for Martin Scorsese’s upcoming biopic “The Irishman,” starring Robert De Niro and Al Pacino, recently dropped and gave us our first look at de-aged versions of both stars. The film will follow on the heels of recent projects that gave actors digital... READ