Assigned Sides with Meg Mormon

Casting Access

Los Angeles

Assigned Sides with Meg Mormon

Thursday, May 16, 2024

Begins at 10:30 AM PDT
Check-in begins at: 10:15 AM PDT

3 Hours

Wednesday, May 15, 2024


This in-person class will include a Q&A with Los Angels based Casting Director, Meg Mormon, followed by and assigned prepared reading session with.

Jordan will be assigning sides based on actor headshots and resumes prior to the class.


Meg began her career as Associate, then Manager of Casting in the Feature Film Department of 20th Century Fox working on such films as Ice Age, Unfaithful, and From Hell.  Following her time at the studio, Meg worked with casting director Shelia Jaffe on several studio and indie films including The Italian Job, Be Cool and The Machinist.

With the films Me and You and Everyone We Know (Miranda July, John Hawkes) and Steal Me (Hunter Parrish, Paz del la Huerte), both premiered at Sundance, Meg stepped out into a solo casting career.

In late 2004, Meg partnered with Sunday Boling Kennedy to form Morman Boling Casting and together they have focused on quality, character driven films and series. Most notably Hello, My Name is Doris, Waitress, Hunter Gatherer, I Believe in Unicorns, Natural Selection, and Mississippi Damned.  Recent theatrical releases include Aporia (Judy Greer, Edi Gathegi) The Ballad of Lefty Brown (Bill Pullman, Jim Caviezel, Peter Fonda) and Unlovable (John Hawkes, Melissa Leo) both SXSW selections.

On the series side, Meg and Sunny cast The Baxter’s (Roma Downey, Ted McGinley) currently streaming on Amazon,  Netflix’s Sneakerheads (Allen Maldonado, Andrew Bachelor), as well as the Emmy nominated Relationship Status (Milo Ventimiglia, Sean Ashmore, Willa Fitzgerald).

An Artios Award winner and Heller Award nominee, she has served on the board of Casting Society of America and as a casting advisor for Film Independent’s Directing Lab and Global Media Makers project.


You must have completed a Casting Access Application prior to registering for this class.

All members must show a valid SAG-AFTRA card when they check in for the class.  No admittance will be granted without your current card or receipt.

NO LATE ARRIVALS 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.

Cancellations are required by midnight the night before a class. Cancellation can only be made via the website. You cannot cancel your RSVP via email or phone.  Those who have been seated by the start date are expected to comply. You must cancel your reservation before the start date if you cannot comply, or you will face a six month ineligibility period.  DO NOT BE LATE.  Check-in begins 15 minutes to the class start time.  If you arrive after the start time, you will not be admitted and it will be counted as a no-show.

Please note that the 30-day frequency restriction applies to this workshop. Your last frequency-restricted workshop must have taken place no less than 30 (thirty) days prior to this event to be eligible to register

This program is for educational purposes only.