ABC Family pilots "Socio" and "The Fosters" will mostly be cast out of L.A. by John Papsidera and Scott Genkinger, respectively.
Barbara Fiorentino will cast "Heat," a remake of the 1986 film starring Burt Reynolds, with Jason Statham, while John Papsidera will cast A&E drama pilot "Occult."
Casting director John Papsidera explains the art and intricacy of his close collaboration with writer-director Christopher Nolan, what led to casting Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, and Jessica Chastain, and how he finds child actors.
The sequel to “Alice in Wonderland” has a casting director attached, Backstage has learned.
Two days after Hulu expanded its partnership with Viacom, the streaming service announced a 10-episode order for Jason Reitman’s “Casual."