PREVIEW: Truth, Honesty & Authenticity - With TOP TV Casting Director Andy Morgan CDG!Apr 16, 2021
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Andy Morgan has been casting TOP TV drama from the best part of 2 decades.
He's been responsible for casting some ICONIC shows, including Luther, Cilla, Waking The Dead, Law & Order: UK, The Musketeers and The Good Karma Hospital - to name but a few.
His most recent credits include ITV dramas Flesh And Blood, starring Imelda Staunton, and Manhunt, starring Martin Clunes.
In this 2 HOUR mastermind, we dive deep into Andy's casting process, find out EXACTLY what YOU need to do to get on his casting radar, discuss the future of TV casting post-pandemic - and members of Act On This jump on camera for some 1-2-1 coaching too!
During the broadcast, we discuss:
- Andy's entry into the acting industry, starting out as an actor.
- His transition into casting and working with casting director Kate Rhodes James.
- The evolution of casting during the 2020/ 2021 pandemic.
- Self-tapes - and why they are now ESSENTIAL.
- A critical component that 90% of actors forget when taping.
- Why it's so important not to 2nd guess what a casting director/ director wants from you.
- Nailing a self-tape when your character doesn't have many lines.
- How to successfully get on Andy's casting radar.
- Getting your showreel right and knowing when it's time to send it out.
- Spotlight and why it's your 'shop window'.
- Emailing Andy and why you should NEVER be afraid to reach out to a casting director.
- What NOT to do if you get a reply from a casting director.
- Graduating from soap to high-end TV drama.
- What to do when you are getting recalls, but NOT booking jobs.
- Working with Andy if you don't have an agent.
- The ONE thing Andy wants EVERY actor to know.
- And MUCH MUCH more!
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