This workshop will include a Q&A and a prepared reading session with an experienced casting professional.
Please prepare a monologue or scene from film/ tv that is two minutes in length or less. Brad would like to see you bring something you like or are familiar with so he can go deeper into suggestions. If you choose a scene, please bring a copy for a reader.
CASTING DIRECTOR BIO
Brad Gilmore graduated summa cum laude in English and Economics from Fordham University (Lincoln Center) in New York, and is a member of The Casting Society of America (CSA).
Past films and television include BURYING THE EX (Venice ‘14), directed by Joe Dante with Anton Yelchin and Alexandra Daddario; DEFAULT, directed by Simon Brand with David Oyelowo and Katherine Moennig; THE AUTOMATIC HATE (SXSW ‘15), directed by Justin Lerner with Joseph Cross and Adelaide Clemens; VAMPIRE (Sundance, Berlin, Hong Kong ‘11) directed by Shunji Iwai with Kevin Zegers, Keisha Castle-Hughes and Adelaide Clemens; *A BAG OF HAMMERS (SXSW ’11) directed by Brian Crano with Rebecca Hall, Jason Ritter and Amanda Seyfried; and the pilot RADICAL for Cynthia Mort (HBO’s TELL ME YOU LOVE ME, ROSEANNE and THE BRAVE ONE) with Lori Petty, Frances Fisher and Anita Briem.
Projects prior to his independent career include THE CLOSER (Kyra Sedgwick); THE TEN COMMANDMENTS (Val Kilmer); SISTERS (Maria Bello); CRYSTAL (Billy Bob Thornton); and SECONDHAND LIONS (Robert Duvall).
*Brad was nominated for the 2012 Casting Society of America’s Artios Award for outstanding achievement in casting for A BAG OF HAMMERS.
You must have completed a Casting Access Application prior to registering for this class.
Please note that the 90-day frequency restriction applies to this class. Your last frequency-restricted class must have taken place no less than 90 (ninety) days prior to this event to be eligible to register.
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.