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
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
Here’s some marvelous news to kick off your week: The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel will be back in less than four (ugh) months! Amazon announced Monday that the Emmy winning comedy’s third season will drop on Dec. 6. The streamer also released the first Season 3 teaser... READ
The buzz following the announcement of this year’s Emmy nominations focused on continued trends from last year as well as on one astonishing surprise. We break down the top trend and biggest surprise below along with two top L.A. casting directors weighing in on which... READ
It’s possible you’re one of the 4,733,340 people currently following GloZell Green on YouTube. Or maybe you know her from her work in “Trolls,” “Ralph Breaks the Internet” or “The Wedding Ringer.” Green spoke with Casting Networks to share a bit of her journey from... READ
As the industry strives for inclusion and to bring more diversity to the screen, many white actors may feel unsure about how to best advocate for this needed change. Most white actors don’t have the platform of Frances McDormand, whose Oscar speech included a... READ
Many actors start out as stand-ins for A-listers. The job involves standing-in for talent while production goes through the process of lighting and camera set-up before filming begins. It can be a great way for actors to get some on-set experience and pay the bills... READ
As the voting period for this season’s Emmy nominations draws to a close, it’s the perfect opportunity to look back over months of For Your Consideration events to determine which festivities outstripped the rest. Read... READ
The Birthday Cake is based on an original story by Jim Giannopoulos, who co-wrote the script with Shiloh Fernandez and Diomedes Raul Bermudez. Lorraine Bracco, Ashley Benson, and David Mazouz round out the pic's ensemble cast.
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 Showtime Lakers Project (fka Showtime) is set to start production next month.