Please do not sign up for this class if you are already in Jessica's 12:30pm class.
During this two hour class, actors will be given cold read materials and given the opportunity to rehearse and then perform for an experience casting professional.
CASTING DIRECTOR BIO
Jessica Daniels, CSA, is an Emmy Award-winning TV and Film casting director. Film credits include: SELAH AND THE SPADES (Sundance, 2019), THE MISEDUCATION OF CAMERON POST (2018 Sundance US Dramatic Grand Jury Prize), TYREL (Sundance 2018), ROXANNE ROXANNE (Sundance 2017 Jury Prize for Breakout Performance to Chante Adams), WIENER-DOG, (Sundance 2016), A VIGILANTE (SXSW 2017), WHITE GIRL (Sundance 2016), and NASTY BABY (Sundance 2015). Jessica won an Emmy for her casting on the acclaimed NBC series 3O ROCK. Television credits include AFTER AFTER PARTY (Facebook Watch), DEADBEAT (Hulu), BENDERS (IFC), and THE CARRIE DIARIES (CW). Since 2014, she has served as Pilot Season Casting Director for 20th Century Fox/Fox 21 Studios in New York, contributing series regular and guest casting to dozens of shows including LESS THAN ZERO (Hulu), SINGLE PARENTS (ABC), PROVEN INNOCENT (Fox), THE RESIDENT (Fox), FRESH OFF THE BOAT (ABC), LIFE IN PIECES (CBS), ACS: THE ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE (F/X), ACS: THE PEOPLE VS. OJ SIMPSON (F/X), TYRANT (F/X) and GENIUS: EINSTEIN (NatGeo). Jessica holds an MFA in film from Columbia University and lives and works in New York City.
You MUST have a SAG-AFTRA Foundation account to register for this class.
NO LATE ARRIVALS are admitted. WALK-UPS are welcome, but are only admitted space permitting to replace no-shows.