Long before Mo'Nique won the Academy Award for her supporting role in "Precious," casting director Kim Williams gave the comedian her first film role.
Louis C.K. makes television his way. At least, that's been his model for success in two seasons of his acclaimed FX comedy series, "Louie."
In 2009, Back Stage reader Bob Leonard was featured in our weekly "Who Got the Part?" column after he was cast as a member of the Timeless Torches, a dance team for the WNBA's New York Liberty.
The casting directors of Broadway's "The Book of Mormon" and "The Normal Heart" were among the honorees at the Casting Society of America's 27th annual Artios Awards.
"Two years ago, I planned on killing myself in my garage. Now, I'm in my garage doing the best work I've ever done."
Cindy Tolan, Jim Carnahan, and Mark Saks were among the big winners last night at the 26th annual Artios Awards, honoring outstanding achievement in casting in theater, film, and television.
Comedian Jon Glaser has spent most of this summer running around the streets of the city in a thick wool ski mask. No, he's not robbing banks or sneaking onto fire escapes.
Casting directors came out from behind the curtain to be honored by their peers last night at the 25th Annual Artios Awards.