PREVIEW: Keep Knocking & The Door Will Open - With 'The Witcher' Casting Director Sophie Holland!

casting directors Apr 10, 2020

*Act On This members get access to the FULL 90 MINUTE recording of this feature, in BOTH video and audio-only formats. CLICK HERE to grab your PREMIUM membership NOW!

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!

Hit 'play' NOW!


Watch a PREVIEW of this broadcast above, then grab your PREMIUM membership to unlock the full chat!

It's waiting for you in the Members' Area!

Not A Member Yet?

Grab your Act On This membership to unlock the above feature - and A WHOLE LOT MORE!

Already a member? Click here to visit the Members' Area!