This class will include a Q&A and a prepared reading session with an experienced casting professional.
Please prepare a film/tv monologue or scene of two minutes in length or less. If you choose a scene, please bring a copy for the reader to be choosen from the class.
CASTING DIRECTOR BIO
Mayank Bhatter has been casting since 2012 and is currently working with Lindsey Weissmueller. He started as an assistant/associate with Nancy Nayor Casting and then was an associate at Zane/Pillsbury. Past credits include the feature films, THE BOY NEXT DOOR (with Jennifer Lopez), VISIONS (with Isla Fischer), HOME (with Topher Grace), BREAK POINT (with Jeremy Sisto, JK Simmons, and Amy Smart), THE CONFIRMATION (with Clive Owen and Maria Bello), and OUIJA; tv credits include PRETTY LITTLE LIARS (Freeform), GRACELAND (USA), THE MESSENGERS (CW), EYE CANDY (MTV) and the pilot for FAMOUS IN LOVE (Freeform).
He is currently working on two features films, a short film, and a potential YouTube Red Series! In addition to casting, Mayank also has a production company and has produced features like the Sundance hit, LOVE IS STRANGE, with John Lithgow and Alfred Molina, and the TriBeCa film, LOITERING WITH INTENT, with Sam Rockwell and Marisa Tomei. He is also an actor who's been in multiple films and on shows like Grey's Anatomy, Silicon Valley, Fuller House, Melissa and Joey etc and can give you perspective from both sides. Check out his IMDB and Casting About for a full list of credits and upcoming projects.
You must have completed a Casting Access Application prior to registering for this class.
NO LATE ARRIVALS and NO WALK-INS are admitted. Only those participants who have received a telephoned or e-mailed confirmation message from staff will be admitted to the session. Waitlisted individuals who have not received such confirmation will not be admitted at the door. Please do not show up if you have not been explicitly confirmed as RSVPed.