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Media Figures Facing Backlash for Past Behavior

Media Figures Facing Backlash for Past Behavior

A number of big industry names have recently been called out for racist words and actions that they’ve directed toward members of the Black community in the past. We’re taking a look at some of the top names who’ve recently made headlines for the wrong reasons. The... READ
3 Rising Women Directors to Keep on Your Radar

3 Rising Women Directors to Keep on Your Radar

In case you missed it, Casting Networks recently announced its partnership with the TIME’S UP Foundation, an organization that works toward “a world where women have an equal shot at success and security.” And if the entirely-male list of Best Director nominees for... READ
This or That: ‘Sweet Magnolias’ Versus ‘Dead Still’

This or That: ‘Sweet Magnolias’ Versus ‘Dead Still’

With all the viewing options at your fingertips, it can be hard to discern what the best pick is. Each selection requires a time investment, especially when it comes to series. We’re here for you at Casting Networks with this installment of This or That, the series in... READ
3 Best Picture Nominees You Can Watch With Kids

3 Best Picture Nominees You Can Watch With Kids

During this time of isolating ourselves to help slow the spread of COVID-19, we’re all spending a lot more time at home than normal. You may find yourself living with a child under the age of 13, whether it be your own or one otherwise related to you. Regardless,... READ
Weirdest Auditions: COVID-19 Edition

Weirdest Auditions: COVID-19 Edition

Film and TV productions have mostly been put on pause by the pandemic — for good reason — but there is some good news for actors out there. That is, castings are still happening in the midst of everything, and with that in mind, we’ve decided to bring you a spin-off... READ
Freeform Launches Online Casting Call for New Talent

Freeform Launches Online Casting Call for New Talent

The Freeform Casting Team is conducting an Open Casting Call to get to know up-and-coming talent who they can consider for future projects. Casting is seeking actors who can play 18-25 years old and currently reside in the United States. Actors must be 18 years old to... READ
Acting Up – Episode #27: Maitreyi Ramakrishnan

Acting Up – Episode #27: Maitreyi Ramakrishnan

Welcome to ACTING UP, the place where we celebrate standout performances in TV, streaming and film. Other than spotlighting exceptional work from recent projects, this feature also shines a light on how certain actors got where they are today. Have a peek and then... READ
3 New Quibi Series and the Performances to Watch

3 New Quibi Series and the Performances to Watch

Jeffrey Katzenberg’s new streaming platform Quibi launched on April 6 with its “quick bite” content that can only be viewed on a mobile device. The innovative streaming platform keeps all episodes under 10 minutes, and the series it’s released so far hold some... READ