Actor & Filmmaker Meet Up

Mar 8, 2024

11:30am – 12:30pm CT

Whether you are an actor looking to understand what casting directors seek, a filmmaker curious about the casting process, or simply a fan of a chill night in streaming a movie, this meet-up is where you can connect with some of the minds behind the casting decisions and meet others with the same interests. Engage with some of the powerhouses at Netflix: Rich Leist (Director, Unscripted Casting), Cesar Rocha (Director, Series Casting), and Brittany Grooms (Director, Film Casting).
This meet up offers a unique opportunity to mingle with professionals who are shaping the future of casting in the entertainment industry. This is an ideal platform for aspiring actors, filmmakers, and anyone interested in the casting process to ask questions, seek advice from them and each other, and gain industry insights.

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