5 Industry Updates, Including Massive Agent Movement

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The entertainment industry is constantly changing, and it's important to stay aware of what’s going on. Want to find out who’s casting? What projects are happening? What’s coming up? Call Sheet highlights will help you stay in-the-know:

  • UTA's opening it's doors to the mass exodus of CAA agents including comedy comedy headers Jason Heyman, Martin Lesak, Gregory McKnight, and Greg Cavic.
  • Heroes Reborn” added more Heroes alum to its roster. The La Padura/Hart cast series just nabbed Jimmy Jean–Louis, to reprise his role as The Haitian.
  • Mindy Marin Casting is taking flight with Tom Cruise’s new project "Mena," which follows the real life story of drug trafficker and pilot Barry Seal.
  • The Shia Labeouf starrer "American Honey," cast by Jennifer Venditti of JV8INC, is gearing up to shoot this June in Texas and West Virgina.
  • Former Steppenwolf associate artistic director and casting director Erica Daniels is joining The Second City in a newly formed Vice President position for Second City Theatricals where she will develop and produce new theatrical projects.

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