Making sure your CV skills are relevant and your talents are fit for purpose
Many actors are multi-faceted and have a vast array of abilities listed on their CV, but if a casting director called and you had to be on set using that skill tomorrow, would you be able to? Renowned casting director, Carolyn McLeod, will talk about her experiences in casting actors with a wide range of skills, and why it’s so essential that you can utilise ALL of those abilities NOW, to maximise your opportunities of finding work and landing that next audition.
Casting for over 15 years, Carolyn is a freelance casting director, and a member of the Casting Society of America, who has worked with directors including Michael Caton-Jones, Paul Schrader and Sofia Coppola.
Recent projects include: UK indie features: BRUNO and SIX FROM EIGHT, US dance movie: FREE DANCE and Belgian thriller CONTROL.
TV projects include: for Netflix: A CHRISTMAS PRINCE, A CHRISTMAS PRINCE: THE ROYAL WEDDING, THE PRINCESS SWITCH, and THE SAINT.
Also film and TV projects for the BBC, ITV, Hallmark, SyFy Channel and Disney.
Currently in Development: UK action movie 14 FISTS with John Hannah and Bai Ling, UK feature RED MIST, and a new UK TV series.