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Dumb and Dumber To Grabs Weekend

November 18, 2014 Cast It, Cast It Talent, Technology Comments Off on Dumb and Dumber To Grabs Weekend

dd2-harry-smlDumb and Dumber To captured the top spot as the highest grossing movie for the past weekend. Congratulations to the casting director on the film, Rick Montgomery, and to his team. Cast It was used throughout the casting process to create and manage actor lists, and to upload actor auditions from Los Angeles, and from location in Atlanta.

The Newsroom Returns

November 10, 2014 Cast It, Greening Hollywood, News, Technology Comments Off on The Newsroom Returns

newsroom3_smlHBO’s series The Newsroom returns to begin its final season. Congratulations to the series casting directors, Nancy Perkins and Francine Maisler. Like all HBO productions, the casting team used Cast It throughout the series’ 3 season run. Each unique episode is added to allow casting and HBO to track roles, lists, actors and of course audition video and reels.

Nightcrawler Opens at Top

November 4, 2014 Cast It, Cast It Talent, News, Technology Comments Off on Nightcrawler Opens at Top

hr_Nightcrawler_SMLNightcrawler opened as the top grossing movie this past weekend. Congratulations to Mindy Marin, the casting director on the film, and to her team. Cast It was used throughout the casting process, in managing actor lists for roles, as well as director and producer sessions. Actor audition and reel video were also uploaded to the project for review by the filmmakers.

FileTrack Features Update

October 22, 2014 Cast It, Embershot, News, Script It, Technology Comments Off on FileTrack Features Update

FT-ipad-smlWe have added the following features to FileTrack.

  • Optimized viewing for the iPhone. Whether you have a 6, 6 Plus, 5, or 4, feel confident knowing you can access your documents on the go.
  • View & manage subfolders. You can now view and organize folders (and subfolders) on your mobile device.
  • Share & download documents from the main menu. – You no longer need to open a file to share it: simply tap on the document icon to share it right from the main menu.
  • Rename a document. You no longer need to log in on a desktop to change the name of a document.
  • Faster Login Speed. We did a bunch of stuff behind the scenes to make your login time about 5-15 seconds faster. We know every second counts.
  • Easy Toggle For Assistants. Assistants can effortlessly toggle to their executive’s account via the Menu button.
  • Our New FileTrack Logo. We swapped out the Script It logos and put in our FileTrack logos.

Birdman Opens

October 21, 2014 Cast It, Technology Comments Off on Birdman Opens

birdman-1000-smlCritically acclaimed newcomer, Birdman, opened this weekend in select theaters across the country. Congratulations to Francine Maisler, the casting director on the film, and to the entire casting team. Cast It was used throughout the casting process, for role lists reviews to audition and reel video uploads, from casting offices in Los Angeles and New York.

Dracula Untold Opens

October 14, 2014 Cast It, News, Technology Comments Off on Dracula Untold Opens

Dracula-UntoldThe new feature film Dracula Untold made a strong showing in its debut this past weekend. Congratulations to John and Ros Hubbard, the casting directors on the film, and to the entire casting team. Cast It was used throughout the 3+month casting process covering over 30 speaking and supporting roles. Actors, casting lists, and actor audition videos and reels were uploaded from London and Los Angeles, and stored and managed on Cast It for the studio execs and filmmakers to review.

The Flash Premieres Tonight

October 7, 2014 Cast It, News, Technology Comments Off on The Flash Premieres Tonight

theflash_smlThe Flash premieres tonight on the CW. Congratulations to Lyndsey Baldasare and David Rapaport, the casting directors on the new series. The casting team uses Cast It throughout the casting and production process to upload and share actors and auditions with the show’s producers and network executives.

Maze Runner Reaches Weekend’s Top Spot

September 23, 2014 Cast It, News, Technology Comments Off on Maze Runner Reaches Weekend’s Top Spot

The_Maze_RunnerSMLMaze Runner was the top grossing movie over the past weekend. Congratulations to Denise Chamian, the casting director on the film, and to her casting team. Cast It was used throughout the casting and pre-production process as the private hub for the casting team, filmmakers and studio execs to share, review and approve casting choices and video.

SOA Premiere Shatters Ratings

September 12, 2014 Cast It, News, Technology Comments Off on SOA Premiere Shatters Ratings

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The Season 7 premiere of Sons of Anarchy this week shattered their ratings record with over 6.2 million viewers. Congratulations to Wendy O’Brien, the casting director on SOA, and to her entire casting team. They have been on the show since its pilot episode, and have always used Cast It throughout its seven season run. Cast It maintains the archive of every episode, every cast list, every actor considered, and of course, all videos, whether they be auditions or demo reels related to the series, not only for the casting team, but also for the studio, network and producers.

8 of top 10 Grossing Films Used Cast It

August 26, 2014 Cast It, Cast It Talent, Technology Comments Off on 8 of top 10 Grossing Films Used Cast It

guardians_smlOver the past weekend’s top grossing films, 8 of 10 used Cast It throughout the casting process. Thank you to all of the casting departments, casting directors and casting personnel who made this happen!

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

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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