ADVANCED CLASS - This event is for advanced actors only. You will not be moved off the waitlist unless you have at LEAST two network TV credits or a studio film credit.
The event will be JUST a Q&A with an experienced casting professional.
CASTING DIRECTOR BIO
After graduating from NYU's TISCH SCHOOL of the ARTS and THE STELLA ADLER CONSERVATORY, Deborah Aquila worked on the first two seasons of "MIAMI VICE" and several feature films including Michael Mann's "MAN HUNTER" and "THE POPE OF GREENWICH VILLAGE,” as an associate. Her independent casting director career began with Steven Soderbergh's "SEX, LIES AND VIDEOTAPE" and Uli Edel's "THE LAST EXIT TO BROOKLYN." Before moving to Los Angeles in 1993 to cast Frank Darabont's "THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION," Deborah had completed over 18 independent films in New York.
After departing Paramount Pictures in 1999, Deborah returned to the independent casting world with Sam Raimi's "THE GIFT." Her most recent film credits include "LA LA LAND,” “NOW YOU SEE ME, TWO,” “STRONGER,” “DEEP WATER HORIZON,” “WOMAN IN GOLD,” “AGE OF ADALINE,” and “AMERICAN PASTORAL.” Deborah’s most notable television credits include the critically acclaimed Showtime Series “DEXTER,” FX’s ”THE SHIELD,” and TNT’s “MOB CITY.”
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 SEATED.