Our Actors
 
Yolanda Scott
Debra Manners
 
Orlando Rios
Just booked an English and Spanish Comcast VO!
 
Laura Gardner
Just appeared on CASTLE, LAKE ANNE, the pilot MERRYLAND, pilot SHREDD with Jason Lee www.lauragardner.org
 
Stephanie Beran
P-51 Dragon Fighter out August 18th!! An awesome WWII Sci-fi Feature I was lucky to be a lead in! Check it out!!
 
John Kerry
Met Ally Bader 2 weeks ago at TCN; got called in today for Hallie Berry pilot. THXTCN
Some Recent Guests
Courtney Peldon
Dylann Brander
Dalex Miller
Deborah George
Nicky Hawthorne
Brandon Henry Rodriguez
Gerald Koch
Bruce Newberg
Michael Goldberg
Greg Salmon
Calendar

April
ONE-ON-ONE: CD Assoc. Kim McCollum: $25.00 | Platinum: $20.00 
Almost Full!
Currently Casting 1 hour crime drama that shoots here in LA.
Wed April 1, 7:30 PM
Currently casting STITCHERS, a Paranormal Sci-Fi procedural with a lot of new faces needed each episode. Major Network


KIM is back with famed CD Michael Testa. She and Michael have been big supporters of TCN actors for years!


Having served the casting community for eighteen years, Kim’s credits are vast. Some highlights include DARK CASTLE and the hit television series, CHARMED, and the feature film, THE WEDDING RINGER.



Format: bring a 2 minute prepared scene, we provide a reader and then you have 3 minutes to chat. If you need a scene you can access our library at http://www.castingnetworkla.com/sides.php. Your time will be emailed to you by 3pm the day of.

ONE-ON-ONE|CD Associate - Darya Balyura: $30.00 | Platinum: $25.00 
10 Episodes of Switched at Birth Started Casting mid-March!
Sat April 4, 11:00 AM
Darya is currently the Associate Casting Director at Deedee Bradley's office working on the 3rd season of the drama series SWITCHED AT BIRTH on ABC Family.


“I'm going to be back as the associate on SWITCHED AT BIRTH for another 10 episodes starting mid March"


She is also casting the feature THE UNKNOWNS, Based on the true story of African American painters of the 1950's South who when prevented from displaying and selling their art in traditional galleries, start to sell them door to door, in parking lots and similar means.


Format: bring a 2 minute prepared scene, we provide a reader and then you have 3 minutes to chat. If you need a scene you can access our library at http://www.castingnetworkla.com/sides.php. Your times will be emailed to you the night before.

ONE-ON-ONE|CD Associate - Josh Ropiequet: $30.00 | Platinum: $25.00 
2 Spaces Left!
With JLJ, a TOP Office - Super Busy, A-List shows!
Sat April 4, 11:00 AM
Josh Ropiequet is someone you want to see now while he is available. He's a Casting Associate at Junie Lowry-Johnson Casting, which means he is in the inner circle of some of the best shows being cast in this town.


He has previously worked with other offices such as La Padura & Hart Casting and Julie Ashton Casting. Current projects include "Rectify" for Sundance Channel, and the final season of "The Killing" for Netflix.


Format: bring a 2 minute prepared scene, we provide a reader and then you have 3 minutes to chat. If you need a scene you can access our library at http://www.castingnetworkla.com/sides.php Your time will be emailed to you the night before.

ONE-ON-ONE F/F CD - Andy Henry: $30.00 | Platinum: $25.00 
Currently, he's casting two features on his own and several more with Nancy Nayor
Mon April 6, 7:30 PM
Andy Henry is a freelance Casting Director who has been in the business for 17 years and has been a huge fan of TCN actors. He works with some of the top names in both TV and film including mega CD's Nancy Nayor; Francine Maisler; Donna Morong; Jules Bestrop and Carol Kritzer-he just wrapped a 1 hour series with Carol called "Killer Instinct" and worked with her for 6 years on the hit series "CSI" on which he was promoted to full CD in 2008. He left the world of television to get into features and has worked on such films as "The Amazing Spiderman", Neil Blomkamp's "Elysium", "Scream 4", Oscar Nominated "The Descendents" and many others. He casts many films on his own as well as working regularly with huge casting offices. Format: bring a 2 minute prepared scene, we provide a reader and then you have 3 minutes to chat. Andy gives amazing feed back/redirect. If you need a scene you can access our library at http://www.castingnetworkla.com/sides.php Your time will be emailed to you by 5 PM.
ONE-ON-ONE|AGENT - Craig Holzberg: $25.00 | Platinum: $20.00 
Owner of Avalon Artists Group!
Tue April 7, 7:00 PM
Avalon Artists Group is a highly respected bi-coastal, full-service agency founded by Craig Holzberg.


Craig has a reputation of working hard for his clients. Craig prides himself in being directly involved in all aspects of his clients' careers. The actors I've met who are with him are very happy.


One TCN member read for Craig a few years ago and he hasen't stopped working since, booking big Guest Star roles and currently shooting a lead role with John Travolta and Christopher Melone.



Avalon Artists Group is a full service talent agency representing actors and models of all ages for FILM, TV, THEATER, COMMERCIALS, VOICE-OVER, and PRINT. Avalon Artists Group is an AFTRA AND AEA franchised agency as well as a proud member of ATA and NATR.


Format: bring a 2 minute prepared scene, we provide a reader and then you have 3 minutes to chat. If you need a scene you can access our library at http://www.castingnetworkla.com/sides.php Your time will be emailed to you by 5 PM.

ONE-ON-ONE|CD Asst - Jeremy OKeefe: $35.00 | Platinum: $30.00 
On THREE shows - 2 comedies, 1 drama
Tue April 7, 7:00 PM
A graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and BADA, Jeremy’s work as director includes the theatrical feature SOMEWHERE SLOW (2014 - Winner: Best Narrative Feature / Brooklyn Film Festival) starring Jessalyn Gilsig , Graham Patrick Martin and Academy Award Nominees Lindsay Crouse & Robert Forster. Jeremy lives in Los Angeles, where he teaches acting and works in Casting for Greenstein | Daniel (3 half-hour multi-cams, one hour long drama, several pilots throughout the year). Format: bring a 2 minute prepared scene, we provide a reader and then you have 3 minutes to chat. If you need a scene you can access our library at http://www.castingnetworkla.com/sides.php Your time will be emailed to you the night before.
ONE-ON-ONE|CD - Paul Weber: $35.00 | Platinum: $30.00 
Casting FOUR films! Loves finding new talent!
Wed April 8, 7:00 PM
Paul has been in casting for over 15 years and it one of the greats!! He is working on a LIFETIME movie, a series for Syfy/Space TV, and features THE JUGGLER (Lauren Holly), EXTORTION (Ving Rames), MAMA DON’T as well as consulting for 2 series on the CW, SEED and SAF3. Also producing/casting his own project, STARFISH SCREAM. Check out IMDB for a full list of his credits. Format: bring a 2 minute prepared scene, we provide a reader and then you have 3 minutes to chat. If you need a scene you can access our library at http://www.castingnetworkla.com/sides.php. Your times will be emailed to you the night before. NEW LOCATION!!! 10552 Riverside Dr., Toluca Lake, CA 91602. Upstairs. It's just East of Cahuenga. Street parking is ample and we have the lot in the back. It's right above the awesome Aeirloom Cafe. http://aeirloombakery.com/
WORKSHOP|CD - Christine Ciraolo : $35.00 | Platinum: $30.00 
Come see her - she has TWO SHOWS and loves TCN actors!
Wed April 8, 7:30 PM
Christine is with Rick Millikin. They are currently casting, "Bones." She is the co CD on this show and is the Associate on "Melissa and Joey". She gives an informative and constructive workshop with wonderful redirect. Don't miss seeing her now before she gets too busy! She is GREAT about bringing in our actors.


Format: Christine brings great sides and pairs actors to read.

FREE! And Open to All TCN Members!
Thu April 9, 7:00 PM
A 10-minute session with Career Consultant Jules Bruff of www.DIYactingStudios.com . Topics she touches on:


How to goal set and create a solid and manageable business plan.


How to create content for film & new media from award winning TV pilot, feature film, webseries and short film creator Jules Bruff.


How to create a webseries to get your SAG-AFTRA card.


Embrace and market your appropriate casting.


Empower yourself with confidence so when you walk into an audition you are meeting your peers, not reeking of desperation to be hired.

Famed Abrams Artist Agency - One of the Best in Town!
Thu April 9, 7:00 PM
Take two seconds to IMDB her. She's only got 33 clients who range from series regulars to developmental. She is a terrific, highly respected agent with a personal touch. She is only seeing a limited number of actors this time, don't wait to sign up!


Format: bring a 2 minute prepared scene, we provide a reader and then you have 3 minutes to chat. If you need a scene you can access our library at http://www.castingnetworkla.com/sides.php Your times will be emailed to you at 5PM. Time requests always welcome via email.

JOHN LEVEY: $70.00 | Platinum: $70.00 
Get on the Waitlist!
HEAD CD, CASTING LEGEND!!
Sat April 11, 11:00 AM
*SPECIAL ENGAGEMENT*


Never. Does. Workshops.


He's the man behind 15 epic seasons of ER, which launched so many actors into great careers. He's truly a legend in casting. Currently, he's working on an acclaimed Showtime series, and wrapped up a pilot. He's extremely busy but he's agreed to make time to see our fabulous TCN actors.


He's coming to see skilled actors do their best work. All scenes will be prescreened and coached prior to the workshop. Choose a 2 minute scene that shows you as you would truly be cast. Should be TV material, drama or dramedy.

ONE-ON-ONE-great F/F CD - Paul Ruddy: $25.00 | Platinum: $20.00 
Almost Full!
Currently casting FIVE Feature Films!
Sun April 12, 11:00 AM
One of the busiest Indy F/F casting directors in town. Most of his films shoot in LA. YEAH! Paul worked for famed CD, Fern Champion for many years and then went out on his own about 4 & 1/2 years ago and he has been casting ever since. See IMDB and castingabout.com for the list of his credits!


Format: bring a 2 minute prepared scene, we provide a reader and then you have 3 minutes to chat. If you need a scene you can access our library at http://www.castingnetworkla.com/sides.php. Your times will be emailed to you the night before.

One-on-One|CD - Gina Gallego: $35.00 | Platinum: $30.00 
CASTING FIRST SEASON OF A NEW COMEDY!
Sun April 12, 1:00 PM
Gina Gallego is a Casting Associate with Wendy O'Brien Casting. She's casting the first season of IDIOTSITTER and a feature film THE SILO. Gina is a long time fan of TCN actors.


Her list of past projects is long, as she also works with CD's Sarah Finn and Randi Hillier.


She has her own casting office and works on passion projects, such as : ANIMALS, an indie feature that premiered at SXSW (2014), FOREV an indie feature that premiered at LA FILM FESTIVAL (2013), and ALL IN ALL a short film that premiered at TRIBECA (2011). Gina was nominated for a 2011, 2012 & 2013 Heller Award for 'Associate Casting Director of the Year' - and won most recently in 2013. She loves actors and to workshop the casting process.


Format: bring a 2 minute prepared scene, we provide a reader and then you have 3 minutes to chat. If you need a scene you can access our library at http://www.castingnetworkla.com/sides.php Your times will be emailed to the night before.

WORKSHOP|CD Assoc - Jamie Castro: $45.00 | Platinum: $40.00 
Get on the Waitlist!
SO HAPPY TO HAVE HER BACK!!
Mon April 20, 7:30 PM
This is one you have to look up because we can't name her shows but she's currently casting THREE prime time 1 hour drama series.


Past casting credits include "Lone Survivor", "Private Practice", "Friday Night Lights", "Battleship" and the upcoming feature "About Alex". Jamie is a huge fan of our workshop & actors!! This will fill up fast, so sign up now!


Format: Jamie will bring in sides and read everyone individually.

ONE-ON-ONE|CD Asst. Rachel Rose Oginsky : $30.00 | Platinum: $25.00 
Casting a USA one hour drama in its 4th season.
Thu April 23, 7:30 PM
Rachel Rose is with Zane/Pillsbury Casting. She is a doll! This office always does tons of pilots. She is hands on here, so don't miss this! Check castingabout to see they did 5 comedy pilots and 3 one hours last year on top of their regular series. A great office to be seen by!!!


Format: bring a 2 minute prepared scene, we provide a reader and then you have 3 minutes to chat. If you need a scene you can access our library at http://www.castingnetworkla.com/sides.php Your times will be emailed to you by 5 PM that day.

ONE-ON-ONE|AGENT - Samantha Daniels: $25.00 | Platinum: $20.00 
With Mavrick Artists Agency!!
Sat April 25, 11:00 AM
Samantha began her career as an actress back in NYC, where she was born and raised. In the midst of a successful theatre career, she ventured out to Los Angeles one year for pilot season and never looked back. Eventually, she decided to forgo acting to work behind the scenes. After assisting at several talent agencies (most notably APA), she became a SAG- Franchised Theatrical Agent. Format: bring a 2 minute prepared scene, we provide a reader and then you have 3 minutes to chat. If you need a scene you can access our library at http://www.castingnetworkla.com/sides.php Your time will be emailed to you by 3 PM Friday.
MEGA Comedy CD BRETT GREENSTEIN!: $55.00 | Platinum: $50.00 
CURRENTLY CASTING 5 MAJOR TV SHOWS!
Sat April 25, 11:30 AM
WOW! We haven't seen him in 9 months! He's just wrapped up a busy pilot season and is willing to come in for TCN. Don't miss this opportunity, we don't know when we'll see him again. Limited Number of Actors for this one.


He said he wants to do a classic Workshop so he can get to know the actors better. This is someone who you want to remember you!


Format: He will bring the material and pair up actors.

5 hours Saturday and 5 hours Sunday - you'll leave educated, empowered and ready to book!
Sat April 25, 1:30 PM
Ready to take your career and craft to the next level?


If so, attend this 2 day weekend master class like no other!


Bios on the teachers/working actors at www.DIYactingStudios.com or check them out at www.imdb.com/name/nm0919258/ and http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1024046/?ref_=nv_sr_1.


"...I attended their 2 day intensive in San Diego hoping I would leave with one or two new things to apply to my auditions and my expectations were quadrupled, quintupled, it was awesome!” Mike Brayden


"I used Rene's technique on slating in my last two auditions. Two callbacks, one booking. Thank you!" Matt Riedy


"After I took René's commercial class, I booked my next audition...it was a national Geico commercial! You can't get better results from a class than that!" Deena Dill


"I was having trouble booking or getting callbacks, so I decided to try coaching with René because her resume is about a mile long and knows how to book. I coached with her on 4 auditions in the span of a week and had callbacks for 3 of them. She helped me specifically with my auditions and more generally on how to be relaxed and prepared going into the room and I just booked my first SERIES REGULAR role." Bret Green


LEARN: the Confidence it takes when you walk into the audition so you are meeting your peers, not reeking of desperation, to make specific (and better) choices, one very specific commercial booking technique that will set you apart from every actor (in a good way), two key ingredients to apply to every commercial and theatrical audition, to embrace and market your appropriate casting, learn how to goal set and create a solid and manageable business plan with master career coach.


WALK AWAY WITH: René’s celebrity endorsed book, LIGHTS, CAMERA…YOU! to read before the intensive, a coached prepared two minute scene of your choice, techniques to apply to every commercial and theatrical audition, a system in which you will be able to organize all of your business information including pertinent audition information, contacts, goals...

WORKSHOP|Casting Associate - Ani Avetyan: $45.00 | Platinum: $40.00 
Now with MAJOR Casting Studio and Hands on for a hit show!
Sun April 26, 11:00 AM
The awesome Ani is back. She brings great sides from her mega hit drama (we can't say, but you can find it online!) See her while we got her. She loves our actors. Ani has become a TCN fan and favorite. She is an actor's "Dream" Casting Director. You will learn everything you ever wanted to know from a CD's perspective - from head shots to private individual specific notes - she spends lots of time with each actor. Her casting credits include the TNT mega hit "The Closer" for five seasons-several sitcom's and tons of pilots. http://pro.imdb.com/name/nm1997378/ Format: She will bring sides and read one on one.
ONE-ON-ONE|CD - Lyndsey Baldasare: $30.00 | Platinum: $25.00 
CD on TWO one hour shows and a pilot!
Thu April 30, 7:30 PM
Lyndsey Baldasare, CSA, has been casting for over 10 years. Now casting two one hour TV dramas. This woman LOVES what she does and LOVES actors. She gives amazing feedback. 


Format: bring a 2 minute prepared scene, we provide a reader and then you have 3 minutes to chat. If you need a scene you can access our library at http://www.castingnetworkla.com/sides.php. Your times will be emailed to you at 5PM the day of.

May
One-on-One|HEAD CD - Lisa Ystrom: $40.00 | Platinum: $35.00 
Currently Casting A Major Network Comedy!
Sat May 9, 11:00 AM
Lisa has been an integral part of some fantastic shows: EVERYBODY LOVES RAYMOND, SUBURGATORY, NCIS, HUFF, THE PACIFIC, to name a few.


Now she's head of her own casting company and casting the 2nd season of comedy, THE YOUNG AND HUNGRY, "A young chef becomes involved with her new boss. Wackiness ensues..."


Format: bring a 2 minute prepared scene, we provide a reader and then you have 3 minutes to chat. If you need a scene you can access our library at http://www.castingnetworkla.com/sides.php. Your times will be emailed to you the night before.

FREE! And Open to All TCN Members!
Thu May 21, 7:00 PM
A 10-minute session with Career Consultant Jules Bruff of www.DIYactingStudios.com. Topics she touches on:


How to goal set and create a solid and manageable business plan.


How to create content for film & new media from award winning TV pilot, feature film, webseries and short film creator Jules Bruff.


How to create a webseries to get your SAG-AFTRA card.


Embrace and market your appropriate casting.


Empower yourself with confidence so when you walk into an audition you are meeting your peers, not reeking of desperation to be hired.

Thu May 28, 7:00 PM
A 10-minute session with Career Consultant Jules Bruff of www.DIYactingStudios.com. Topics she touches on:


How to goal set and create a solid and manageable business plan.


How to create content for film & new media from award winning TV pilot, feature film, webseries and short film creator Jules Bruff.


How to create a webseries to get your SAG-AFTRA card.


Embrace and market your appropriate casting.


Empower yourself with confidence so when you walk into an audition you are meeting your peers, not reeking of desperation to be hired.

September
DIY Acting Studios Weekend Intensive - Day 1.: $199.00 | Platinum: $150.00 
5 hours Saturday and 5 hours Sunday - you'll leave educated, empowered and ready to book!
Sat September 26, 1:30 PM
Ready to take your career and craft to the next level?


If so, attend this 2 day weekend master class like no other!


Bios on the teachers/working actors at www.DIYactingStudios.com or check them out at www.imdb.com/name/nm0919258/ and http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1024046/?ref_=nv_sr_1.


"...I attended their 2 day intensive in San Diego hoping I would leave with one or two new things to apply to my auditions and my expectations were quadrupled, quintupled, it was awesome!” Mike Brayden


"I used Rene's technique on slating in my last two auditions. Two callbacks, one booking. Thank you!" Matt Riedy


"After I took René's commercial class, I booked my next audition...it was a national Geico commercial! You can't get better results from a class than that!" Deena Dill


"I was having trouble booking or getting callbacks, so I decided to try coaching with René because her resume is about a mile long and knows how to book. I coached with her on 4 auditions in the span of a week and had callbacks for 3 of them. She helped me specifically with my auditions and more generally on how to be relaxed and prepared going into the room and I just booked my first SERIES REGULAR role." Bret Green


LEARN: the Confidence it takes when you walk into the audition so you are meeting your peers, not reeking of desperation, to make specific (and better) choices, one very specific commercial booking technique that will set you apart from every actor (in a good way), two key ingredients to apply to every commercial and theatrical audition, to embrace and market your appropriate casting, learn how to goal set and create a solid and manageable business plan with master career coach.


WALK AWAY WITH: René’s celebrity endorsed book, LIGHTS, CAMERA…YOU! to read before the intensive, a coached prepared two minute scene of your choice, techniques to apply to every commercial and theatrical audition, a system in which you will be able to organize all of your business information including pertinent audition information, contacts, goals...

November
5 hours Saturday and 5 hours Sunday - you'll leave educated, empowered and ready to book!
Sat November 21, 1:30 PM
Is 2015 the year you are going to take your career and craft to the next level?


If so, attend this 2 day weekend master class like no other!


Bios on the teachers/working actors at www.DIYactingStudios.com or check them out at www.imdb.com/name/nm0919258/ and http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1024046/?ref_=nv_sr_1.


"...I attended their 2 day intensive in San Diego hoping I would leave with one or two new things to apply to my auditions and my expectations were quadrupled, quintupled, it was awesome!” Mike Brayden


"I used Rene's technique on slating in my last two auditions. Two callbacks, one booking. Thank you!" Matt Riedy


"After I took René's commercial class, I booked my next audition...it was a national Geico commercial! You can't get better results from a class than that!" Deena Dill


"I was having trouble booking or getting callbacks, so I decided to try coaching with René because her resume is about a mile long and knows how to book. I coached with her on 4 auditions in the span of a week and had callbacks for 3 of them. She helped me specifically with my auditions and more generally on how to be relaxed and prepared going into the room and I just booked my first SERIES REGULAR role." Bret Green


LEARN: the Confidence it takes when you walk into the audition so you are meeting your peers, not reeking of desperation, to make specific (and better) choices, one very specific commercial booking technique that will set you apart from every actor (in a good way), two key ingredients to apply to every commercial and theatrical audition, to embrace and market your appropriate casting, learn how to goal set and create a solid and manageable business plan with master career coach.


WALK AWAY WITH: René’s celebrity endorsed book, LIGHTS, CAMERA…YOU! to read before the intensive, a coached prepared two minute scene of your choice, techniques to apply to every commercial and theatrical audition, a system in which you will be able to organize all of your business information including pertinent audition information, contacts, goals...