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American Hustle Opens

December 22, 2013 Cast It, News, Technology Comments Off on American Hustle Opens

amhustle_smlThe new feature film American Hustle opened this past weekend. Congratulations to Mary Vernieu and Lindsay Graham, the casting directors on the project. From list generation (where actors are added to roles from the script) to audition reviews, Cast It was used throughout the entire casting process. As casting offices use Cast It, every actor, role list, and video that is uploaded into the system is captured by the database, which then becomes an invaluable archive of past projects and material.

The Desolation of Smaug Opens

December 13, 2013 Cast It, News, Technology Comments Off on The Desolation of Smaug Opens

hobbit2_smlThe Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug opens this weekend. Congratulations to the casting team of Victoria Burrows, Amy Hubbard, John Hubbard, Liz Mullane, and Miranda Rivers. Located principally in Los Angeles, London and New Zealand, the casting directors used Cast It throughout the production of all three films to upload not only actor audition videos, but also reels, and test footage shot directly from the set in New Zealand.

Sons Season 6 Finale

December 11, 2013 Cast It, Technology Comments Off on Sons Season 6 Finale

Sons of Anarchy S6

The season 6 finale of Sons of Anarchy aired last night on FX. Congratulations to Wendy O’Brien, the casting director on the series since it began. Wendy and her team have used Cast It from the beginning of the first season to upload, manage, share and archive episodes, lists, actors, and audition and reel videos.

Delivery Man Opens This Weekend

November 22, 2013 Cast It, News, Technology Comments Off on Delivery Man Opens This Weekend

Delivery ManThe Vince Vaughn comedy Delivery Man opens this weekend. Congratulations to Jeanne McCarthy, the casting director on the film, and to the entire casting team. Cast It was used throughout the four month-long casting process, from role list generation to audition reviews and actor approvals. Auditions and actor reel videos were uploaded to the project from Los Angeles and from New York, for over 40 speaking roles for the filmmakers and the studio executives to review and to eventually approve.

Thor 2 Rolls

November 15, 2013 Cast It, News, Technology Comments Off on Thor 2 Rolls

Thor 2With nearly $350M in worldwide gross, Thor 2 continues to dominate the box office. Congratulations to Sarah Finn, the casting director on the film, and to the entire casting team. Cast It was used as the primary online casting hub for Marvel, the filmmakers and the casting team to manage and  access role lists, review actor choices, and to watch actor audition videos uploaded from Los Angeles and the United Kingdom.

Yes, Open Casting Call 2013 is Star Wars

November 15, 2013 Cast It, Cast It Talent, Casting News, Technology Comments Off on Yes, Open Casting Call 2013 is Star Wars

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Yes, the previously titled Open Casting Call 2013 is for the upcoming Star Wars film. If you are interesting in learning more about the roles available for submission, please check the web site:

http://www.opencastingcall2013.com

Casting Search Begins for Disney Feature Film

November 6, 2013 Cast It Talent, Casting News, News, Technology Comments Off on Casting Search Begins for Disney Feature Film

open2013A nationwide casting search has begun for an upcoming Disney feature film. Two roles are currently open for submission, and both require that you record your audition using the scene provided.

For more information, visit: http://www.opencastingcall2013.com/

12 Years A Slave Opens

October 18, 2013 Cast It, News, Technology Comments Off on 12 Years A Slave Opens

twelveyears_sml12 Years A Slave opens this weekend. Congratulations to Francine Maisler, the casting director on the film, and to her entire casting team. Cast It was used throughout the over 9 month-long casting process, from role and list management through to the review of actor auditions and reel videos. Actors and auditions were uploaded from Los Angeles and from the film set location in New Orleans. Cast It centralizes the casting materials into one private project within Cast It, with the casting team organizing those materials into roles and lists for the filmmakers to easily review.

Runner Runner Opens

October 4, 2013 Cast It, News, Technology Comments Off on Runner Runner Opens

runner_smlRunner Runner opens this weekend. Congratulations to Ronna Kress, the casting director on the film. She and her team used Cast It throughout the casting process to build lists, to track the progression of actors through the casting process, and to upload, store and share reel and audition videos. The casting of the film, from sharing lists of actors to be considered for the lead roles, to final actor approval, lasted over two years, with Cast It serving as the primary hub and archive for casting related material.

Prisoners Takes the Weekend

September 23, 2013 Cast It, Technology Comments Off on Prisoners Takes the Weekend

prisoners_smlThe feature film Prisoners was the top grossing movie this past weekend. Congratulations to Kerry Barden and Paul Schnee, the casting directors for the film. Cast It was used during the casting process to store, manage and maintain cast lists as well as casting video that was uploaded from New York City and from the set in Atlanta. Those lists and video were then organized by the casting directors to allow the filmmakers to quickly review the material as needed.

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CASTING NEWS

Goldie Actor Search Begins

A new independent feature from Vice Films, has launched an actor search site, powered by Cast It. Casting director Damian Bao is looking for actors to submit for a variety of roles. The film shoots in New York. For more information, please visit: https://www.castittalent.com/GOLDIE

Hearts Beat Loud Search

Hearts Beat Loud, a new feature film project being cast by Telsey + Company in New York, has launched an actor search for the role of Sam, powered by Cast It. For more information please visit: https://www.castittalent.com/Hearts_Beat_Loud

New Actor Search for Cornerman

A new feature film project, Cornerman, starring Anthony Hopkins, is launching an actor search powered by Cast It. The casting team is conducting a search for an actor to play a young Mike Tyson. For more information or to send your self-taped audition, please visit: http://castittalent.com/cornerman

Nashville Opens Actor Search

CMT’s series Nashville, is conducting a nationwide search for a 21-26 YEAR OLD AFRICAN AMERICAN MALE MUSICIAN, powered by Cast It Talent. For more information on the search, or to submit your self taped audition: http://www.nashvillecastingsearch.com

Actor Search for Eli Begins

A new feature film called Bag Man, directed by Jonathan and Josh Baker, is searching for actors to play the role of Eli, a 12-13 year old male. For more information, please view the actor search site, powered by Cast It. http://www.bagmancasting.com/

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