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Production Hubs: Boston

Production Hubs: Boston

When one thinks of the capital of Massachusetts, a couple of things come to mind. You might find yourself ruminating about the Boston Red Sox, the Boston Marathon or even baked beans. But the “Athens of America” is also known for its thriving film and TV industry. It... READ
Production Hubs Outside of Los Angeles and New York

Production Hubs Outside of Los Angeles and New York

We all know the two big production hubs for film and TV: Los Angeles and New York. But what about their lesser-known counterparts? As an actor, you’ll want to be aware of the various smaller production hubs sprinkled across the U.S., either because you live in... 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!   Plumbing Buddies Rate: $350 | Male, Caucasian or Ethnically Ambiguous | Commercial ROLES  Principal   GENDER/AGE/ETHNICITIES  Male / 30-65 / Caucasian or Ethnically... 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!   Tech Company – Back to School Rate: $1,000 | Female & Male, All Ethnicities | Print ROLES  Print Model   GENDER/AGE/ETHNICITIES  Female & Male /... 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!   Health Video Rate: $1,200 | Male, Latinx | Commercial ROLES  Lead   GENDER/AGE/ETHNICITIES  Male / 50-70 / Latinx DESCRIPTION  Brand anthem video for a healthcare... READ
Emmy Acting Wins and the Casting Teams Behind Them 

Emmy Acting Wins and the Casting Teams Behind Them 

The 71st Primetime Emmy Awards were full of surprises in the acting categories. Phoebe Waller-Bridge beat out Julia Louis-Dreyfus to win Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, denying Louis-Dreyfus’ chances of making Emmy history this year. Billy Porter did make... READ
Emmy Casting Winners and Their Nominated Casts

Emmy Casting Winners and Their Nominated Casts

In case you missed it, the Creative Arts Emmy Awards took place on September 14 and 15, honoring winners in mostly behind-the-camera categories. Awards for casting were announced, so if you’re an actor seeking to build and maintain relationships with casting... READ
Casting Director Sibby Kirchgessner Weighs in on Emmy Nominees 

Casting Director Sibby Kirchgessner Weighs in on Emmy Nominees 

Casting directors have a unique perspective when it comes to Emmy nominations. Considering their area of expertise, casting professionals can offer informed takes on the nominees—in the acting categories, especially. And who better to comment on this year’s TV awards... READ
Casting Director Julie Ashton Weighs in on Emmy Nominees

Casting Director Julie Ashton Weighs in on Emmy Nominees

As industry professionals continue to make their predictions on which nominees will be taking home statuettes at this year’s Emmy Awards, Casting Networks spoke with casting director Julie Ashton to get her take on this year’s nominations. Ashton is known for casting... READ
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