PREVIEW: Stop Overthinking Your Acting Career - With Casting Associate Lucy Allen (Daniel Edwards Casting)!Aug 28, 2020
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Lucy Allen is one of the most experienced casting associates in the TV industry.
Working alongside multiple top-tier casting directors like Kate Rhodes-James, Rachel Freck, Lucinda Syson, and now Daniel Edwards - she's helped cast HUGE shows like ITV's Russell Tovey drama The Sister, the BAFTA-nominated Responsible Child, and Netflix smash hit The Innocents.
In this 2 HOUR deep dive, Lucy dissects her casting process, explains what it takes to audition for the very best TV drama, and members of Act On This jump on camera for some 1-2-1 coaching too!
During the broadcast, we discuss:
- Lucy's career before casting - and the ONE email that changed her life.
- Working with a whole host of TOP TV casting directors.
- Her current position, as casting associate, to Daniel Edwards CDG.
- The team at Daniel Edwards Casting - and who's responsible for what.
- Emailing casting directors - and why you should also focus on associates and assistants.
- The rise and rise of self-tape auditions.
- The main mistakes actors make when it comes to self-taping.
- Why the quality of your relationships within the acting industry is EVERYTHING.
- Zoom auditions, and the future of casting.
- The types of agents that Lucy likes to work with.
- What to do if you're getting auditions, but not booking the jobs.
- GDPR - and whether it's something actors need to consider.
- How Lucy finds new talent, and keeps a record of it.
- Why talent alone, won't guarantee you the job.
- The ONE thing Lucy wants EVERY actor to know.
- And MUCH MUCH more!
If you're looking to audition for the biggest shows out there...
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