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Commercial Audition Class with Arlene Schuster

Commercial Audition Class with Arlene Schuster

Welcome to the newest series at Casting Networks: Commercial Audition Class. We’re kicking it off with a casting director whose commercial portfolio includes iconic campaigns like Nike’s “frozen moment” spot with Michael Jordan, Capital One commercials with Jennifer... READ
A Day in the Life of a Producer

A Day in the Life of a Producer

For this installment of A Day in the Life, we’re featuring producer Ralph Winter. He’s known for an impressive list of credits that include the first four films in the X-Men series, Tim Burton’s Planet of the Apes and the Fantastic Four movies. More recent work... READ
To Costume or Not to Costume? What to Wear in Your Self Tapes

To Costume or Not to Costume? What to Wear in Your Self Tapes

So much of being an actor is making decisions that have nothing to do with acting. Self taping auditions are full of production considerations made long before you step in front of the camera. One that never fails to get actors in their heads is what to wear. How best... READ
Get to Know the Casting Director: Erica A. Hart

Get to Know the Casting Director: Erica A. Hart

For this installment of Get to Know the Casting Director, we’re featuring someone on the list of nominees for this year’s Artios Awards. Erica A. Hart was nominated within the Micro Budget — Comedy or Drama category for her casting of Jeremy Hersh’s The... READ
Filmmaker Spotlight: Chloé Zhao

Filmmaker Spotlight: Chloé Zhao

Welcome to our latest series at Casting Networks: Filmmaker Spotlight. No matter what area of the industry in which you find yourself, it’s always a good idea to maintain a working knowledge of filmmakers, whether they be established or up-and-coming. We’re here to... READ
Why Social Media Is Not Necessary for a Successful Acting Career

Why Social Media Is Not Necessary for a Successful Acting Career

I know I’m probably going to be attacked for saying this, but here goes: Forget about social media if you want to get booked solid with acting work. I was recently speaking with one of my 1-Hr Career Audit clients, and she was very distressed. I asked, “What would you... READ
Acting Up: KiKi Layne

Acting Up: KiKi Layne

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
Meet the Creator: Adam Waheed

Meet the Creator: Adam Waheed

We’re kicking off our new series, Meet the Creator, with mega-influencer Adam Waheed. You may know him as @adamw on Instagram and TikTok, where he respectively has 2.8 million and 10.4 million followers. The busy creator took the time to sit down with Casting Networks... READ