PREVIEW: Keep Knocking & The Door Will Open - With 'The Witcher' Casting Director Sophie Holland!Apr 10, 2020
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Sophie Holland is a casting director on a mission...
A mission to find the best, new acting talent out there - and put it into the BIGGEST shows on the planet!
Responsible for casting Netflix smash hit The Witcher, Sophie is a casting director EVERY actor would love to meet.
ln this 90 MINUTE online Q&A, she explains her process for casting the show, and gives members of Act On This, some 1-2-1 career coaching!
During the broadcast, we discuss:
- Sophie's transition from actress to casting director.
- The show that made her realise, that casting was her calling.
- The process of casting 'The Witcher'.
- The first thing Sophie does, when casting ANY show.
- How Sophie built her casting team.
- Actor Joey Batey's special audition for 'The Witcher'.
- How Sophie works with agents, and who gets her casting briefs.
- Whether combat and horse riding skills, make you more adept for fantasy shows?
- How to reach out to Sophie via email, and what to write.
- Ways to get on a casting director's radar.
- Self-tapes and their importance in casting.
- Working with actors in Europe and the US.
- The 6 episodes of 'The Witcher' season 2 - still left to cast.
- Mindset and dealing with envy in the acting industry.
And MUCH MUCH more!
Sophie is one of the most AUTHENTIC people you will EVER meet!
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