PREVIEW: Auditioning For TOP TV Drama - With 'Downton Abbey' Casting Director Jill Trevellick!

live broadcast preview Oct 26, 2022

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Jill Trevellick is one of the most successful casting directors in TV - having cast HUGE shows like Downton Abbey, Sanditon, The Lazarus Project and upcoming ITV drama Stonehouse!

In this 90 minute member-only mastermind, we dive deep into Jill's casting process, she explains the best ways to get on her casting radar, gives away all her best audition tips - and members of Act On This jump on camera for some 1-2-1 coaching too!

During the broadcast, we discuss:

  • Jill's 25 year career in casting and why she got into it in the first place.
  • Casting some of the biggest shows on TV and what Jill's learnt doing so.
  • 'Downton Abbey' - and whether or not we'll see another film?
  • The ways in which casting has evolved recently.
  • Self-tapes and the technical mistakes actors still make.
  • Jill's casting team and who else works on her projects.
  • Why Jill likes to cast as many new faces as possible.
  • A step-by-step of Jill's casting process.
  • The agents that receive breakdowns from Jill's office.
  • Why your Spotlight profile MUST be filled out fully and accurately.
  • Emailing Jill and when it's appropriate to do so.
  • Showreels and why less is always more.
  • Zoom recalls and how NOT to do them.
  • How to 'win the room' at your next in-person casting.
  • Getting on Jill's casting radar, with or without an agent.
  • The best footage to use on Spotlight, when you don't have a professional reel yet.
  • Understanding your casting type.
  • The ONE thing Jill wants EVERY actor to know.
  • And MUCH MUCH more!

If TOP TV drama is your thing - you NEED to watch this today!

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