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Terminator Returns with Genisys

July 1, 2015 Cast It, Cast It Talent, News, Technology Comments Off on Terminator Returns with Genisys

term_gen_posterOpening this holiday weekend is Terminator Genisys. Congratulations to Ronna Kress, the casting director on this film, and to her entire casting team. The project began casting way back in 2009, then paused and resumed sporadically through 2012, then came back to full casting in 2013. Throughout the entire project lifespan and its many iterations, Cast It remained as the central project hub and archive for cast lists, actors, actor info, and of course audition video and actor reel video.

Jurassic World Roars Into Second Weekend

June 19, 2015 Cast It, Cast It Talent, News, Technology Comments Off on Jurassic World Roars Into Second Weekend

jworld_smlAfter smashing opening weekend records, Jurassic World looks to continue its momentum into the second weekend. Congratulations to John Papsidera, the casting director on the film, and to the entire casting team.

Cast It was used throughout the casting process, with actors and audition videos being uploaded from Los Angeles and New Orleans for filmmakers and studio execs to review.

8 of 10 on Cast It

June 9, 2015 Cast It, News, Technology Comments Off on 8 of 10 on Cast It

spy_smlEight of the top ten top grossing movies from the past weekend used Cast It throughout the casting process! Thank you to the casting directors, producers, directors and studio execs who chose Cast It as their platform of choice for online casting.

San Andreas Opens

May 29, 2015 Cast It, Technology Comments Off on San Andreas Opens

san_andreas_smlSan Andreas opens this weekend. Congratulations to Deb Aquila and Tricia Wood, the casting directors on this film, and to the entire casting team! Cast It was used throughout the production process to allow casting offices from Los Angeles, New York, the United Kingdom, and Australia to upload, share and review casting choices, and audition videos with the filmmakers and studio execs.

Avengers Powers Into 2nd Weekend

May 7, 2015 Cast It, Cast It Talent, Technology Comments Off on Avengers Powers Into 2nd Weekend

ultronavengeAvengers: Age of Ultron opened strongly last weekend as the top grossing movie. Congratulations to Sarah Finn and Reg Poerscout-Edgerton, the casting directors on the new Marvel feature, and to the entire casting team. Marvel uses Cast It on all of their projects, and Avengers: Age of Ultron is no exception. With the casting process spanning over a number of years, and casting professionals uploading actors, reels and audition videos to roles from Los Angeles, the United Kingdom, Korea, and South Africa, Cast It served as the primary hub for the producers, studio execs and filmmakers to review and approve actors for the film.

 

Game of Thrones Continues

April 21, 2015 Cast It, News, Technology Comments Off on Game of Thrones Continues

gots5_smlSeason 5 of Game of Thrones continued on Sunday evening. Congratulations to Nina Gold, Robert Sterne, Edward Said, the casting directors on the series, and to the entire casting team. Game of Thrones has used Cast It from the beginning, allowing the producers and directors to quickly access and manage the series archive of roles, actors, lists, audition videos and actor reel videos.

Insurgent Opens Strong

March 23, 2015 Cast It, Technology Comments Off on Insurgent Opens Strong

insurgent_smlThe new feature film, Insurgent, opened at #1 this past weekend as the top grossing film. Congratulations to Venus  Kanani and Mary Vernieu, the casting directors on the film, and to the entire casting team. Cast It was used throughout the casting process, and being the second installment in the Divergent film series, the casting team and the filmmakers were able to access and review not only the current project on Cast It, but also to refer back to the 1st film’s casting options and videos.

Chappie Takes Over Weekend

March 10, 2015 Cast It, News, Technology Comments Off on Chappie Takes Over Weekend

Chappie_smlThe new feature film from Neill Blomkamp, Chappie, opened as the weekend’s highest grossing movie. Congratulations to Christa Schamberger and Victoria Burkhart, the casting directors on the film. Cast over four months on location in South Africa, the casting team used Cast It throughout the casting process to upload, organize and share actors and video auditions with the filmmakers.

Focus Takes the Weekend

March 3, 2015 Cast It, Casting News, Technology Comments Off on Focus Takes the Weekend

Focus_smljpgWill Smith’s new feature Focus opened as the top grossing movie for the previous weekend. Congratulations to Tiffany Little Canfield, Bernard Telsey, and David Vaccari, the casting directors on the film. The New York-based independent casting team, the Los Angeles-based studio casting department, and the Buenos Aires-based local casting team all worked together via Cast It to upload actors, actor info, audition videos, self-taped audition videos and reels into regionally organized roles. Cast It’s collaborative-focused casting process allows numerous casting personnel to not only upload their own material to a centralized project, but to also review and provide feedback on casting options from other regions associated with the project.

February Cast It Training Session

February 2, 2015 Cast It, Embershot, News, Technology, Training Comments Off on February Cast It Training Session

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February’s Cast It training session for casting directors, assistants, and associates is scheduled for the 17th, at 7:00 pm in Cast It’s Santa Monica offices. If you are interested in attending, please send an email to reserve your spot: sales@castitsystems.com

WHY CAST IT

- Over 800 casting offices worldwide ready to upload
- The preferred casting system used & refined by leaders in the casting community
- Studio-approved security for infrastructure and software platform
- Centralized online hub for all casting & production related videos, organized by your casting team
- End to end casting tools & actor database to help you build lists, find actors, & generate new ideas based on your talent preferences
- Online open call engine to help you find new talent & fresh faces from around the globe
- Unrivaled customer support
- Used by every major Hollywood studio & network

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CASTING NEWS

A Christmas Story Looking for Ralphie

Cast It Systems has launched a new actor search for the lead role of Ralphie in A Christmas Story Live, a live tv adaption of the musical version to be aired on Fox. For more information on the actor search, please visit: https://www.castittalent.com/A_Christmas_Story

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

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