Featured Artist Series: Millicent Simmonds of Wonderstruck

14-year-old deaf actress Millicent Simmonds made her outstanding, breakthrough performance film debut in 2017’s Wonderstruck, where she plays Rose, a 12-year old deaf girl living in 1927 Hoboken, NJ, who runs away from home one day to find her mother, the actress Lillian Mayhew (played by Julianne Moore). I recently had the pleasure of connecting… Continue reading Featured Artist Series: Millicent Simmonds of Wonderstruck

FBF – Should YOU Submit To A Worldwide Talent Search?

In honor of our current Talent Search for the new Warner Brothers/DC Entertainment TV Show, Titans, we bring you an Ask Amy Flash Back Friday Blog Post! SUBMIT TO THE SEARCH HERE   Should YOU submit to a Worldwide Casting Call? What does Casting think if you submit the incorrect media to their office? Amy… Continue reading FBF – Should YOU Submit To A Worldwide Talent Search?

American Honey: Casting Review

Another great film uses Cast It throughout the Casting process! In 2014 we had an open call for for the character Star in American Honey. Now let’s see what our intrepid reviewer has to say about the Casting decision! With the opening scene consisting of our leading lady and her siblings digging in a dumpster for food, American Honey… Continue reading American Honey: Casting Review

Worldwide #TALENTSEARCH season on @CastItTalent

ATTENTION, Cast It Talent Members! We have several Talent Searches running right now for all kinds of actors Worldwide.  Right now we have opportunities for: A deaf, 12 year old caucasian actress for Director, Todd Haynes’ new feature film Wonder Struck Teenage and twenties boys for a STEVEN SPIELBERG feature: Ready Player One, based on… Continue reading Worldwide #TALENTSEARCH season on @CastItTalent

Cast It Talent August Showcase: Open For Submissions

“I have the talent, the drive and the grit to be a successful actor, I just need to be noticed by the right people!” All actors have had this thought. A large percentage of becoming a working actor is just getting your face out there, and getting noticed by the RIGHT people at the right time.… Continue reading Cast It Talent August Showcase: Open For Submissions

Showcase Success: A Cinderella Story

Calling her’s a Cinderella story doesn’t do her justice.

This business is hard. For those who truly love acting, the trials are well worth it, but no one will deny that the lifestyle of a professional actor can be full of sacrifice and struggle. Any time you’re feeling like you just can’t keep your head above water, remember that you’re not alone. I had… Continue reading Showcase Success: A Cinderella Story

Success Stories: Shaenia Ayeni

Shaenia Ayeni: Cast It Talent Online Showcase Winner - Feb. 2015

So much of this business is learning to deal with rejection. Managing your own, watching as your friends get rejected, even listening to endless stories of actors who gave up or “didn’t make it.”  It can seem endless and all-consuming. And then sometimes, a story comes along that rekindles that hopeful spark, and makes you… Continue reading Success Stories: Shaenia Ayeni

THE BUSINESS & YOUR CAREER

  Your ability to succeed in this very competitive industry depends on 4 main factors: 1 – HARD WORK; 2 – BUILDING RELATIONSHIPS; 3 – TALENT; 4 – LUCK. HARD WORK – An actor who is prepared, both from honing his or her craft and skills, and from applying that craft to the audition at… Continue reading THE BUSINESS & YOUR CAREER

Clementine Mills Selected as Top Performer in October/November Showcase

We are thrilled to announce that Clementine Mills of Sydney, Australia, has been chosen as the Top Performer in the October/November Edition of our Monthly Showcase. To recognize Clementine’s efforts, she will receive $500, as well as feedback on her performance from our panel of noted casting professionals. We also want to congratulate the other finalists:… Continue reading Clementine Mills Selected as Top Performer in October/November Showcase

Andreas Larsson is Selected as the Top Performer in the September Showcase

We are very excited to announce that Andreas Larsson of Orebro, Sweden, has been chosen as the Top Performer in the September Edition of our Monthly Showcase. To recognize his efforts, Mr. Larsson will receive $500, as well as feedback on his performance from our panel of noted casting professionals. We also want to congratulate… Continue reading Andreas Larsson is Selected as the Top Performer in the September Showcase