The Working Director

By Jenn Page

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Helping emerging filmmakers become working directors faster. This weekly podcast will ask filmmakers the tough questions and offer guidance every step of the way with one goal in mind: help you make a living doing what you love, directing. For even more help expanding your directing career, visit TheWorkingDirector.Pro. There you can apply to be in our accelerator that helps you go from where you currently are to where you want to be; as well as, join our free private FB group. Hosted by director Jenn Page.

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030: How Can Working With a Music Supervisor Level Up Your Film? (with Music Supervisor Jennifer Smith)
00:21:11

What is a music supervisor and how would working with one level up your film? How do you know a music supervisor would be helpful for your project? How do you know WHICH supervisor is right for your project?


We learn that and SO much more in this episode of The Working Director with music supervisor Jennifer Smith.

Hosted by Director/Producer Jenn Page.


To join our private FB group for directors, or to learn about The Working Director accelerator that helps emerging filmmakers become working directors faster, visit TheWorkingDirector.Pro.


Petition to help Music Supervisors go union: https://actionnetwork.org/petitions/tell-the-amptp-to-recognize-music-supervisors-union/


Jennifer Smith is a Los Angeles-based music supervisor who has worked in the film / tv / media industry for over a decade. She started her career as part of the music teams for major network shows such as Dancing With The Stars (ABC), The Ellen Degeneres Show (WB), and America’s Best Dance Crew (MTV). Her love of music and the exploding media landscape guided her to join the Kobalt Music synchronization team to creatively pitch and clear music with networks, studios, music supervisors, production companies, and new media companies. Her time at Kobalt gave her extensive and broad experience in the synchronization world, dealing with all stakeholders in the creative and business process including record labels, songwriters, producers, musicians, managers, and marketing teams. After seven years at Kobalt, Jennifer went back to her first love of content and storytelling and joined the music team on ABC’s reboot of American Idol. After that show’s first season, she was inspired in 2018 to launch her own music supervision company, “Rat Dance Party.” Rat Dance Party specializes in Film, TV (scripted and non-scripted), and new media (especially podcasts). With Rat Dance Party Jennifer has worked on projects produced by Showtime, Netflix, Viacom, Shorts TV, Amazon, Pluto TV, NBC, Voltage Pictures, Indican Productions, and many more. She recently worked on Season 2 of “Why Women Kill” (CBS), MTV Cribs (Paramount+), Netflix’s “Deadly Illusions” and is currently working on the documentary “Proud In A Pandemic,” “Behind The Music”, “Hollow’s Bend: The Radio Play” and many other upcoming projects. Recently elected to the Board of the Guild of Music Supervisors (GMS), Jennifer is also a member of the Television Academy, Women In Film, Women In Media, Women In Music, and the Recording Academy. She is also one of the organizing members of the union efforts.


Website: https://linktr.ee/Ratdanceparty


IG: @rat_dance_party

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Sep 26, 2022
029: How can understanding your birth chart help you succeed as a director? (with Author/Coach Bonnie Gillespie)
00:24:21

This is not our typical deep dive into the craft or biz of directing, but it just might help you be more successful in both! 

How can knowing about your birth chart and all that goes with it help your film career? How can you take a little more control in circumstances that you usually have little control? Open your mind and you might get something really cool from this episode.

Author and Coach Bonnie Gillespie tells us about her new company Chart Harmony and how it's been helping creatives like you thrive in Hollywood. We'll also dig into my chart a bit so I'm keeping on my promises about getting more personal in the podcast.

Hosted by Director/Producer Jenn Page.

To join our private FB group for directors, or to learn about The Working Director accelerator that helps emerging filmmakers become working directors faster, visit TheWorkingDirector.Pro.


Bonnie Gillespie is living her dreams by helping others figure out how to live theirs. As a weekly columnist, she began demystifying the casting process for actors in 1999. Her most popular book is Self-Management for Actors, the curriculum upon which much of her teaching is based. As a producer and Emmy-honored casting director, Bonnie specializes in indie darlings. Whether casting, coaching, or exploring the woo as The Astrologer's Daughter, she is passionate about leaving this world better than she found it. Bonnie lives by the beach on unceded ancestral Tongva land with her partner, Keith Johnson, the luckiest man in the world.

Check out everything Bonnie has to offer to help you succeed in this biz by visiting: bonniegillespie.com
Their flagship program that will help you have a kick ass next year: Get in Gear for the Next Tier will kick off early next year.

To learn more about and/or get your chart done check out: chartharmony.com

IG: @BonnieGillespie / @ChartHarmony

#CreatingTheHollywoodWeWant


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Sep 19, 2022
028: VFX Tech - What Do You Need To Know to Direct?
00:19:10

Is it your dream to direct on an LED stage (like The Mandalorian)? 

How do you choose between LED wall and green screen? 

How do you know what to prep before you go to set? 

How do you decide the shots you can lose to save money on VFX later? 

What about using the tech for your driving scenes so you don’t have to take it to the streets? 

Can all of this help you shoot your low budget sci-fi or make it harder? 

Let’s talk VFX tech and what you need to know before you get to set. Filmmaker Marco Ragozzino shares his experience working in VFX and how you can make your film happen, even if you don’t have a big budget. More importantly, he’ll share what you need to know to be hired to direct these  VFX shows.

Those questions and more will be answered on this episode of The Working Director. Hosted by Director/Producer Jenn Page.

To join our private FB group for directors, or to learn about The Working Director accelerator that helps emerging filmmakers become working directors faster, visit TheWorkingDirector.Pro.


Marco  Ragozzino
Bitten by the filmmaking bug at an early age, Marco  Ragozzino grew up making all kinds of weird and imaginative short films using whatever tools were available at the time - VHS cameras, scale  models, and classmates willing to lend a hand. From there, Marco went on to study film & animation at the School of Visual Arts in New York  City, eventually relocating to Los Angeles upon graduation.

His  interest in creating wild and whimsical worlds, in addition to needing a  regular paycheck, led him down the path of Visual Effects production.  He has produced visual effects for sequences in films and TV shows such  as Ready Player One, Men in Black: International, IT: Chapter 2, the  Mandalorian and the upcoming "Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom" (Warner /  DC) and Slumberland (Netflix). His filmmaking heroes include DIY  mavericks such as Roger Corman, Lloyd Kaufman, and George Lucas.

Links:

Website: marcovisionstudios.com

IG: @marcovisionstudios

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Sep 12, 2022
027: How Do You Create A #1 Hit Narrative Fiction Podcast Series? (with Filmmaker Jenny Curtis)
00:27:14

How do you make a compelling series without any moving images?
How do you direct name talent like Helen Hunt and Alan Cumming?
How do you direct a series like this at all?
How do you use marketing to become number 1 in fiction podcasts?
Those questions and more will be answered on this episode of The Working Director.
Hosted by Director/Producer Jenn Page.

To join our private FB group for directors, or to learn about The Working Director accelerator that helps emerging filmmakers become working directors faster, visit TheWorkingDirector.Pro.


Jenny Curtis is a podcast director, producer, host & creator with CurtCo Media. She directed, produced and acted in the hit audio drama SOLAR, which hit #1 in science fiction on the apple charts and amassed over 1 million downloads within three months of release. As host of Hollywood Unscripted, she interviewed such filmmakers and talent as Lee Daniels, Alfred Molina, Julie Taymor, D’Arcy Carden, Chris Columbus, and more. A Moment of Your Time, created by Jenny, provided a platform for contributors around the globe to share daily pieces of creative expression in a celebration of individualism, artistry, and hope.

She is a company member/Media director with the immersive theater company, The Speakeasy Society. With the company has performed in “The Johnny Cycle”, “The Johnny Cycle: The Living”, “Wild Party”, “Ebenezer: An Immersive Internet Spectacular 2021”.

Trained with a BFA in Acting from California Institute of the Arts (CalArts), Jenny is a SAG/AFTRA actress who has appeared in TV and film such as: Modern Family, Any Bullet Will Do opposite Bruce Davison, and Postpartum opposite Danielle Harris (taking home “Best Actress” from The International Horror Hotel Festival). Additionally, Jenny has worked behind the scenes in film, digital, music videos, commercials, animation, theater, and casting.

Website: Solarthepodcast.com/listen

Solar Twitter/Instagram/Facebook: @solarthepodcast

Jenny Twitter/Instagram: @thejennycurtis

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Sep 05, 2022
026: How Do You Get Clients As a Director (with Filmmaker Stacy Singh)
00:22:12

How do you ditch the horrible feeling of waiting for the phone to ring to be told you've been hired? The best way is to go get your own clients, create your own work, and start getting paid now. Director/Actor Stacy Singh shares how she's been getting clients for herself since she's been Los Angeles.

To join our next live conversation and get all your questions answered, join our free private FB group by visiting TheWorkingDirector.Pro. You can also apply to join our accelerator that helps directors go from where they currently are to where they want to be.

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Aug 29, 2022
025: How Do You Get A Director's Agent (with Agent Sara Alexander)
00:24:20

How do you get repped as a director? What kind of credits are agents looking for? How do you best reach out and keep in touch? How do you know an agent is right for you? How do you know if you are even ready for an agent? Those questions and more will be answered in this live Q&A discussion with director Jenn Page and Agent & Owner of Alexander Creatives Sara Alexander.

Sara Alexander is the owner of Alexander Creatives, representing artists for film, television, commercials, branded entertainment and new media. Alexander Creatives represents Directors, Producers, and Writers, as well as DPs, Production Designers, Costume Designers, Editors and 1st ADs.

To join our next live conversation and get all your questions answered, join our free private FB group by visiting TheWorkingDirector.Pro. You can also apply to join our accelerator that helps directors go from where they currently are to where they want to be.

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Aug 29, 2022
The Working Director: Helping Emerging Filmmakers Become Working Directors Faster.
00:00:51

The Working Director Podcast is back! Every episode will be dedicated to helping you grow your craft, break through mindset blocks, or give tips to get paid to be a working director faster.  Hosted by director Jenn Page. For more help with your directing career apply to be in our accelerator that takes you from where you currently are to where you want to be or join our free facebook community by visiting TheWorkingDirector.Pro.

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Aug 26, 2022
024: Indie Film Team Talk: Skyman (with Dan Myrick)
00:50:08

Is self-proclaimed alien "experiencer", Carl Merryweather, on the path to filming his own alien abduction? Or is he just another crackpot looking for fame and fortune? Carl himself may not be completely sure, but he is on a mission to find the answer. And that mission ends at the very spot in the desert where it all began almost 30 years ago...a chance meeting with an alien he calls the "Skyman”.

Shot docu style to make the film feel more immediate, unpredictable and above all, intimate. Learn how the creative team pulled off the film and how the director most known for “The Blair Witch” project is pushing to create new, authentic content.

Film Team:

Daniel Myrick (Director/Writer)
Nicolette Sweeney (“Gina”)
Michael Selle (“Carl”)

Hosted by Jenn Page

Thank you to our sponsors Blackmagic Design and Sigma!

To learn more about upcoming events and to JOIN the Blackmagic Collective visit BlackmagicCollective.com.

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Aug 07, 2020
023: Indie Film Team Talks: Last Call
00:57:23

Intuitive Filmmaker Podcast and Blackmagic Collective Present

Film Team Talks: Last Call

"Last Call" follows a suicidal alcoholic on the anniversary of his son’s death. When he attempts to call a crisis hotline, a misdial connects him with a single mother working as the night janitor at a local community college. The split screen feature showcases both characters in real-time as they navigate a life-changing conversation.

The film was shot with two camera crews in different parts of the city at the same time. The actors were acting over the phone with one another in order to create the film in a true single take. The film's score was recorded live in a single take also to preserve the vision of an authentic single take experience. Come learn what it took to pull off such a feat!

Film Team:

Gavin Michael Booth, Writer / Director

Daved Wilkins, Writer / Lead

Sarah Booth, Lead

Seth Wessel-Estes , Cinematographer

Hosted by Jenn Page

Thank you to our sponsors Blackmagic Design and Sigma!

To learn more about upcoming events and to JOIN the Blackmagic Collective visit BlackmagicCollective.com.

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Jul 31, 2020
022: Indie Film Team Talks: The Cypher
00:55:06

Intuitive Filmmaker Podcast & Blackmagic Collective Present:

"The Cypher"

With his reputation and a potential record deal on the line, Khalil confronts his opponent Yung Reap and defends his secret during a freestyle competition.

Film Team:

Letia Solomon - Director

Wes Awkuobi - Writer

Ben Cory Jones – Executive Producer

Anne Brashier - Producer

C. Craig - Producer

Letia Solomon and her team for The Cypher were selected to premiere in the 2020 Tribeca Film Festival April 15-26, 2020. When the festival was postponed due to the global pandemic, their dreams were stalled, but that didn’t stop them. Tribeca turned to an exclusive online format and her team sought a public relations firm to get more eyes on the film. In true independent film spirit, they turned the exclusive platform around and was able to gain some success during such an uncertain time. Since then, The Cypher has been featured in CAA Moebius's Short Showcase and selected in the American Black Film Festival's HBO Competition in August 2020.

Follow The Cypher Film @TheCypherFilm as they continue on this amazing journey. thecypherfilm.com

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Jul 25, 2020
021: Film Team Talks: Delicate State
00:53:22

2nd of 5 live podcasts with indie film talks. Today's film is "Delicate State."

Shot over the course of their actual pregnancy with cast doubling as 2-man crew, Paula and Charlie document their impending parenthood during a time of extreme political division. Their heads remain in the sand about the greater world around them until it upends their privileged life. Now they face a situation Instagram never prepared them for, but that women all over the world face daily - bringing life into a country torn apart by war.

Intuitive Discussion: Independence  

Thank you to Blackmagic Collective for hosting our live talks. BlackmagicCollective.com to join free and be in the know about all the free events, classes, and programs they offer.  

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Jul 18, 2020
020: Film Team Talks: Playing with Beethoven
00:57:02

Our first in a series of 5 live podcasts with indie film talks. First up is "Playing with Beethoven." 

The day before a life-changing competition, a young concert pianist is lured away from the security of his practice space under the spell of a free-spirited young woman and learns that life, like his music, is all about taking risks.  

All the music was played by the actors and recorded LIVE on set.  The film was made on a very small budget with a tiny crew and a large cast. Learn what it took to get the film made in this episode of Film Team Talks.

Intuitive Discussion: Independence

Thank you to Blackmagic Collective for hosting our live talks. BlackmagicCollective.com to join free and be in the know about all the free events, classes, and programs they offer.

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Jul 11, 2020
018: Working With VFX PLUS Obtaining Sponsorship (Guest: John Parenteau)
00:39:34

John Parenteau has worked in nearly every aspect of filmmaking, including cinematography, visual effects, writing, producing and directing.  Host Jenn Page and John dive into why VFX shouldn't be scary to any filmmaker, the best practices for approaching companies for sponsorship, and learning to be content with the journey your film career is on.


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Hosted by: Jenn Page, Filmmaker

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More on John:
John’s entertainment career spans over thirty years during which he has worked in nearly every aspect of filmmaking, including cinematography, visual effects, writing, producing and directing. With the unique skillset that allows him to bridge the creative and business arenas, John has both managed companies as well as led artistic teams. He won an Emmy Award in 1995 for his work on Star Trek: Voyager, and has supervised or produced visual effects on such wide ranging projects as Hunger Games, Oceans 8 and Iron Man. Lucamaxpictures.com and Trade-Craft.org and BlackmagicCollective.com


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May 12, 2020
019: Working with Actors from the Actor Perspective (Guest: Senta Moses)
00:31:02

SENTA MOSES MIKAN is known best from her role on "My So-Called Life," but you have seen her face all over from TV to commercials to film. Host Jenn Page and Senta dive into the director/actor relationship, how far you can go for research on a character, and what it takes to be calm in the chaos even if you are the type to never sit still.

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More on Senta:
SENTA MOSES MIKAN has been in show business since she was six months old. She kicked off her career in Chicago with a diaper commercial showcasing her naked bottom. At seven, she landed the role of “Molly” in the National Touring Company of Annie. While in high school, Senta co-starred in the blockbuster films, Home Alone and Home Alone 2, as “Tracy McCallister”. Senta has guest starred on numerous shows including Faking ItJane The Virgin, NCIS, Greek, Castle, The Mentalist, Rizzoli & Isles, and Everybody Loves Raymond. She’s incredibly proud of her work on the Emmy Award winning Beakman’s World, as “Phoebe” the lab assistant, which is currently in syndication all over the world. Senta has appeared in the feature films Ten Years Later, Can’t Hardly Wait, D.C. Cab, and Boiler Maker, just to name a few. Despite her continuous work, most of Senta’s fans know her best from My So-Called Life, in which she played “Delia Fisher”. And this Spring, Senta can be seen in Hulu’s limited series, Little Fires Everywhere. You can check her out on twitter @sentamosesmikan. Or google her, to see what else she’s worked on…And that sounded kind of dirty. Twitter: @SentaMosesMikan. https://demoreel.com/senta-moses-mikan


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May 12, 2020
017: Directing a Feature in Five Days: Prep, Working with Actors, and Trusting Your Intuition. (Guest: Kate Rees Davies)
00:32:28

Kate Rees Davies is a director with experience in narrative features, short films, music videos, and commercials. She is also an instructor of directing at UCLA and recently selected as one of 6 directors for the "Future Women of TV" Initiative.

Host Jenn Page and Kate dive into their experiences directing a feature in five days. Some topics include: how to work with actors even under the gun, how to make the most out of the time you have on set to get the best picture, and how preparation and your intuition are the keys to it all.  If you are thinking about shooting your passion project in a short amount of time, this is a must listen to before you even start to prep.

Intuitive Conversation: Abundance. “There is no pie. Anyone can do what they want to. The only thing stepping in their way is themselves.”

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More on Kate:

Kate Rees Davies is an award-winning director with experience in narrative features, short films, music videos and commercials. A directing graduate of UCLA, her love and enthusiasm of the craft of filmmaking is infectious. Six of her shorts have screened at Cannes. Kate was one of the first independent filmmakers to shoot on 4K with the Sony F65 and as a result, has had her work distributed on the Sony 4K TV. Kate wants to transition into directing for Television and recently shadowed Jill Solloway on Transparent Season 5. Kate came to LA to eventually direct Marvel Features and her ultimate goal is to direct a James Bond Movie. She currently teaches directing at UCLA.

See
Kate's Director's Reel here.

Learn more about
New Hollywood Collective here.

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Apr 28, 2020
016: Using Social Media to Grow Your Network Beyond Your Current Circle (Guest: Sarah J. Eagen)
00:29:34

Sarah J. Eagen is a SAG-AFTRA Actor and Pre-WGA Writer who was recently selected by Blackmagic Collective as one of the “Future Women of TV.”  She has successfully gotten meetings with TV writers, connected with Showrunners, and even booked a role on a major TV show all through networking.

Host Jenn Page and Sarah dive in how to grow your network by blind reaching out to people you don’t know. She gives advice on how to build a relationship that is genuine, when and how to ask for the coffee meet up, and why none of it should feel scary.  She also talks about scriptwriting and how to be an original voice, as well as how to approach scripts from both the actor and writer POVs.


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More on Sarah:

A writer and actor focused on television, Sarah J. Eagen was a head writer on the new sci fi audio drama anthology "The Veil" from Voxx Studios, writing 4 episodes with unique settings and characters in season 1. She was hired to write a holiday feature film in the fall of 2019, and she co-wrote, produced, and acted in the short Soledad, starring Frankie Loyal of “Mayans, M.C.,” which screened on the Disney lot at the end of 2018.

In 2019, Eagen’s pilots were chosen as a Humanitas NEW VOICES semifinalist, a top ten finalist in the Stage 32 TV Writing Contest, and two pilots were 2nd rounders at the Austin Film Festival. She was also a semifinalist (top 6%) for the 2019 NBC Writers on the Verge program with her Good Girls spec. Previously, her pilots have placed as semifinalists in the 2018 NYTVF Script Comp, as a finalist for the WAN Writers Workshop in 2019, and for the Women in Film/Blacklist Episodic lab in the fall of 2017. One of her parody scripts was performed live by the Parsec award-nominated podcast Once Upon a Wine in 2018. She is a monthly contributor to the online journal Ms in the Biz, where she writes about breaking into writing for TV with advice and resources for writers as well as interviewing prominent showrunners.

Read her full bio and watch her work here: SarahJEagen.com

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Apr 21, 2020
015: Being Authentically You IS Your Brand: Let Go of the Ideal You and Just Be You! (Guest: Joy Donnell)
00:35:27

Joy Donnell is producer, an international speaker, author and activist who shares insight about branding, digital media and public image.

As a filmmaker you are always told to be aware of your brand, know your niche, be careful what you say and do, and so on. This week's guest Joy Donnell blows that all up. Host Jenn Page and Joy discuss how being authentically yourself IS your brand. They dive into how to use your humanity to build your personal brand, how to release yourself from the social media hamster wheel, how being authentically you finds your niche audience, and how to lean into the joy even in dark times. Instead of thinking what do I want to get this minute shift your thinking to what do I want to leave in the world.

Intuitive Conversation: Independence. Own your own life. Become independent of what you think you are supposed to do or caring what people think about you.

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Hosted by: Jenn Page, Filmmaker

More on Joy:

Joy Donnell is a producer, cultural strategist, author and activist dedicated to creating media that builds cultural legacy. She believes in owning your power and for Joy, power is owning your voice, image, narrative,  influence and intentions. Joy’s work actively combines publicity, content strategy and media to build legacy and expand awareness. Her storytelling expertise touches all of her work as she brings that insight to  content strategy and content creation. When she isn’t behind the camera creating editorials and fashion films as a producer, she steps in front of the camera as a model and spokesperson. Joy is Chief Visionary of SUPERJOY Media and co-founder of luxury lifestyle platform, Vanichi. In 2018, she established the Center for Intersectional Media and Entertainment [CIME] alongside Munika Lay and Dr. Nicole Haggard.  As an international speaker, Joy shares her insight about branding, digital media and public image. Joy has guest lectured at UCLA’s School of Film, Television and Digital Media on that very subject matter and speaks globally about women in media, entrepreneurship and gender parity. Her new book, Beyond Brand, focuses on using media to build cultural legacy.  Twitter and Instagram @doitinpublic. DoItInPublic.com


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Apr 14, 2020
014: TV CASTING: The Process and How Are Directors Involved (Guest: Kendra Castleberry, CSA)
00:26:27

Kendra Castleberry is a casting director who has cast some of network's biggest shows. She most recently finished the Facebook Watch series Limetown, starring Jessica Biel and Stanley Tucci.

Host Jenn Page and Kendra talk about all things casting television. From pilot to final episodes, they talk about casting stars, working with showrunners, and how the director is involved through it all.

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Hosted by: Jenn Page, Filmmaker

More on Kendra:

Since moving to Los Angeles in 2001, Kendra has risen through the casting ranks- from assistant to associate to casting director.  Kendra was fortunate to move around to many casting offices and learn from many wonderful casting directors over the years.  Previous projects include: October RoadLife on Mars and Castle for ABC, Grimm for NBC, Zoo for CBS and the pilot of Star-Crossed for CW.  In 2017, she partnered up with long-time friend Billy Murphy.  They recently cast ABC’s Take Two and the Facebook Watch series Limetown. starring Jessica Biel and Stanley Tucci.

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Apr 07, 2020
013: The DIRECTOR-COMPOSER Relationship
00:38:17

Chris Edgar is a songwriter and composer for film, theatre, TV, digital series, commercials, and more.

In this week's episode host Jenn Page and Chris dive into the director-composer relationship and how to speak the language of music even if you are not musically inclined. They also talk about setting boundaries with clients; as well as, finding and following your calling.


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Songwriter and composer Chris Edgar has written music for film, theater, TV, digital series, commercials and more. He has composed music for award-winning films, including “Ghost in the Gun,” for which he won multiple Best Music Score awards, the movie musical “The Breakout: A Rock Opera,” and his animated musical “Steve’s Quest,” which won numerous awards including the International Academy of Web Television’s Best Animated Series Award and the Best Original Score Award at the Hollyweb festival. As a drummer, Edgar has toured with signed recording artists.

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Mar 31, 2020
012: SELF-PRODUCING: Get Your Passion Project Made (Guest: Malia Miglino)
00:41:19


Malia Miglino-Wolf is an actor and the creator of the show Macabre Mondays.

On this week's Intuitive Filmmaker Podcast host Jenn Page and Malia dive into self-producing. From the one person crew show to making a feature with friends they talk all things getting your passion projects done! They also talk finding your audience, finding inspiration, and balancing your thrival job and career.

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Malia Miglino has been working as an actor and makeup artist in Los Angeles for over a decade. Her passion for storytelling and macabre history, inspired her to create her first show "Macabre Mondays" that quickly gained a loyally following of #Creeps. Upon learning about the increase of historic cemeteries disappearing, Malia created her second show "Grave Hunter" to raise awareness of the issue. Malia has been flown around the world to speak on panels, tour historic locations and is usually found drinking wine or wandering cemeteries. MacabreMondays.com

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Mar 24, 2020
011: Directing Animation: From Selling Your Show to Running It and Everything in Between (Guest: Chris Savino)
00:36:07

Chris Savino is the creator of the award-winning, hit animated cartoon series, The Loud House, on Nickelodeon.

On this week's Intuitive Filmmaker Podcast host Jenn Page and Chris discuss the gamet of animation from pitching and selling your show to running it, the difference between live action and animation directing, and beating addiction.

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Is the creator of the award-winning, hit animated cartoon series, The Loud House, on Nickelodeon.

With twenty-five years experience in the animation industry, Chris has had the good fortune to work on many other hit shows such as Ren & Stimpy, Dexter’s Laboratory, The Powerpuff Girls, Johnny Test, My Little Pony, and Kick Buttowski. Drawing since the age of four, making cartoons was all Chris ever dreamed of, and after getting that chance, he quickly fell in love with the art of storytelling.

Taking all that he has learned from his career, Chris has decided to step into the world of writing books for kids. Chris writes Middle Grade fiction as well as continuing to draw comics, and hopes that if you love stories with humor and a lot of heart, you will enjoy his work. ChrisSavinoAuthor.com ForBrothersComic.com

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Mar 17, 2020
010: Everything CROWDFUNDING: What, How, When, Where, and Everything in Between (Guest Leah Cevoli)
00:32:18

Leah Cevoli is an actor, VO artist, and producer. However, we brought her on to talk about all things CROWDFUNDING and the work she does with her company Greenlight Your Passion Project.

Host Jenn Page and Leah dive into what you should know before you start, what will make you successful, how do you run a campaign, what platforms are best, what perks should you offer, how often should you post on social, pitfalls of failure, what should you be ready with from day one, and some stories and case studies on some of Leah’s past campaigns. They also dive into how to find the love in your thrival job while you pursue your dream job.

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Actress/Producer Leah Cevoli, is a multi-talented entertainment professional whose work stretches across many genres. A rock ‘n roll enthusiast, body image activist, and fan of all things horror, Leah's acting credits include appearances on high profile tv shows like HBO’s Deadwood, and voiceover on the Cartoon Network hit, Robot Chicken.  Leah is a contributing writer for MsInTheBiz.com, and the founder of AllShapesAndSizesWelcome.com: Body Image & Women’s Issues in Entertainment, a travelling group of women who speak on panels and at conventions nationwide.  Leah has a reputation for crowdfunding success and social media magic.  To date, her company, GreenlightYourPassionProject.com has managed 50+ campaigns, and have been instrumental in raising over $5,000,000 for indie projects.  Her latest projects include: the feature-length documentary Remember The Sultana narrated by Sean Astin, the gritty feature-length drama, Girl Lost, and the light-hearted comedy, Dance Baby Dance.     LeahCevoli.com

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Mar 10, 2020
009: Working with Actors: Script Analysis to On Set (Guest: Lauren Patrice Nadler)
00:34:12

Lauren Nadler is a director, actor, and an international acting coach who has assisted in taking countless performers to the next level in their careers. She has also directed and acted in dozens of films and series. 

Host Jenn Page and Lauren dig into working with actors.  Topics include script analysis, the importance of prepping as a director, how to prep your actors for intense indie shoots, digging deeper into scripts, getting through to the toughest actors, and more.

Intuitive Conversation: Having patience with actors and yourself.


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More on Lauren:
Lauren has led actors to bookings in national commercials, as well as series regular and contract roles, lead and supporting roles, and recurring and guest star roles, both in television and film.

From NYC, Lauren planted roots in LA to further share her years of experience in front of and behind the camera. She started out as an actor and comes from an elite lineage of teachers. Having studied acting extensively with Karen Ludwig, she eventually became her leading student. Karen was the key to Uta Hagen.

Lauren possesses a strong insight into the casting process. She has done a good deal of casting, including casting Oscar winner Adrien Brody (The Pianist) in one of his first lead roles in Ten Benny. She has also been involved in the casting of several movies with the talents of Simon Baker (The Mentalist), Lauryn Hill (singer), Jesse Martin (Law and Order), Frank Vincent (Sopranos) and more.

These experiences working with seasoned and (at the time) undiscovered Oscar winners, taught her so much about the commitment it takes to get noticed in this competitive field. She applied this knowledge when taking on her own projects. In addition to directing many theater productions and independent films, she also has a feature film, several award-winning short films and an entire eleven-episode webseries under her belt. In her projects, she was able to present close to a hundred of her students in front of and behind the camera. Lauren once had the pleasure of sharing the stage with Danny Nucci (Titanic) in Italian American Reconciliation.
Directing: LaurenPatriceNadler.com  Acting Studio: LaurenPatriceNadlerStudios.com


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Mar 03, 2020
008: The Actor/Writer/Producer: Wearing All the Hats and Thriving! (Guest: Colette Freedman)
00:27:11

Colette Freedman is an internationally produced novelist, playwright and screenwriter. She is also an actor and producer.

Host Jenn Page and Colette talk about ghostwriting, why she believes everyone is a writer,  where original ideas come from, working with young actors, getting the most production value from your budget and how budget can lead to unique story ideas, why you should take time with your indie film’s post instead of rushing it out, filmmakers stop thinking no but and instead yes and, how to turn a produced screenplay into a novel, and more!

Conversation: Empowerment. Everything you do can empower others, dealing with grief, and what it means to be a militant optimist.

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An internationally produced novelist, playwright and screenwriter, Colette Freedman was voted “One of 50 to Watch” by The Dramatist's Guild. Her play “Sister Cities” was the hit of the Edinburgh Fringe and earned five star reviews. It has been produced around the country and internationally, 26 times including Paris (Une Ville, Une Soeur) and Rome (Le Quattro Sorelle) and Melbourne. The film version (Michelle Trachtenberg, Stana Katic, Jess Weixler, Troian Bellisario) is on Netflix. Her musical “Serial Killer Barbie” finished a sold out run in Los Angeles and was mounted in New Zealand (Heuer Press)  She has published nine novels including The Thirteen Hallows (Tor/Macmillan), co-written, The New York Times best selling author Michael Scott. Her novel, The Affair (Kensington), The Consequences (Kensington) and most recently, her Steve Dorff biography I Wrote That One, Too.. She co-wrote and co-produced the feature AND THEN THERE WAS EVE which won the LA Film Festival (Breaking Glass Pictures). She co-wrote and co-produced the feature MILES UNDERWATER which is currently in post production. She has co-written nine thrillers for Lifetime with her writing partner Brooke Purdy. She has written THE MYSTERY OF CASA MATUSITA (with Malcolm McDowell and Skeet Ulrich) which is in pre-production. Other producing credits include the critically acclaimed indie QUALITY PROBLEMS, (Freestyle). A prolific script doctor and ghostwriter, Colette also teaches screenwriting at Antioch University and NYFA www.metamorfic.com. www.colettefreedman.com  

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Feb 26, 2020
007: Pitching, Selling, Writing and Making Your First Network TV Show (Guest: Shilpi Roy)
00:34:31

Shilpi Roy is a film & TV director and writer who sold her first show without having an agent. She is currently a staff writer on a Netflix show and has a few more shows in the pipeline.

Host Jenn Page and Shilpi Roy dive into how she sold her first show to ABC Family (now Freeform) without having an agent, what it was like writing and filming that show, what she does to keep getting work, and how she utilized her time and connections while in the studios’ diversity programs.

Intuitive Conversation: True Offering -- trusting that the path you are being given is the path that is taking you somewhere.

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Hailing from North Carolina, Shilpi Roy comes from a traditional Indian family and grew up watching only the song-and-dance numbers from Bollywood movies. Roy sold her first television show, BROWN GIRLS, to Freeform TV. Working with Aaron Kaplan of Kapital Entertainment (AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE, A MILLION LITTLE THINGS), Nastaran Dibai (DEAR WHITE PEOPLE, ACCORDING TO JIM), and Mark Cendrowski (THE BIG BANG THEORY, YOUNG SHELDON), Roy co-wrote and co-executive-produced the pilot. Roy was also the showrunner of MATCHELORETTE, a CMT pilot for SoulPancake (a division of Participant Media). She currently writes on the Netflix Original Series TEAM KAYLIE and is developing a show for The Disney Channel with Lilly Singh’s (A LITTLE LATE WITH LILLY) company Unicorn Island.

Roy began her career working for Warren Littlefield, executive producer of TV’s FARGO and THE HANDMAID'S TALE, as well as the former head of NBC Television. Roy then attended the USC School of Cinematic Arts and received an MFA in Film Production where she was the recipient of an Annenberg Scholarship. She has also participated in the prestigious AFI Directing Workshop for Women Program, as well as Universal Studio’s Directors Initiative.

Shilpi began her career writing and directing the award-winning comedy web series HIPSTERHOOD, which won multiple awards across two seasons. She then produced and directed the magician-comedy series DISILLUSIONED, which garnered a Best Comedy Web Series Award from the HollyWeb Festival. She has also directed episodes of the Emmy®-winning web series EMMA APPROVED.

Roy lives with her husband, cinematographer Anthony C. Kuhnz, in Los Angeles with 2 cats.

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Feb 18, 2020
006: Acting on a Network TV Show: from getting cast to working with directors (Guest: Geno Segers)
00:36:13

Acting on a Network TV Show: getting cast, working with directors, and putting in the work

Geno Segers is an accomplished actor having been seen in a variety of roles from stage to screen.

Host Jenn Page and Geno talk about the process from casting to table reads to on set and beyond. They also discusses what it is like to work with different directors on the same show and so much more!

Intuitive Conversation: How putting in the work can change everything.


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More on Geno:

Geno Segers is an actor and voice-artist possessing an active background in many fields of entertainment and athletics. He is best known for the role "Chayton Littlestone" in Cinemax's "Banshee (2013)". His first taste of the entertainment field began with a suggestion by a friend to try voice-work. Possessing a naturally-rich bass quality, Geno first auditioned for voice-ads for a radio station in New Zealand. His voice gained him attention enough to attract an agent's ear. This led to Segers being cast in the role of Mufasa in Disney's Australian stage production of "The Lion King".

While attending school at Western Carolina University (WCU), the 6'4" Geno played football which later led to him playing for the American National Rugby League. During this time playing in rugby, Geno later moved to New Zealand where he played for Richmond Rovers Rugby League team.

Geno Seger's also has a foundation called "Hold It On The Road", where through motivational speaking he encourages the youth to make good life decisions today, to impact their future tomorrow.

Geno can currently be seen weekly on NBC's "Perfect Harmony."


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Feb 11, 2020
005: Directing for TV: what to expect script to screen (Guest: Betty Thomas)
00:31:19

Betty Thomas is a film & TV director having directed some of the biggest names in Hollywood. She is also the first woman ever to be the Secretary/Treasurer of the Director’s Guild of America. Fun note: all of her films are in the top twenty-five highest-US-grossing female-directed films.

Host Jenn Page and Betty Thomas talk about what to expect and is expected of you when working as a TV director, how to win your crew over on day one, how to keep a healthy (positive) mentality on set, and much more. Plus, she tells us how she got her first directing gig on TV and it’s both hilarious and fascinating.

Intuitive Conversation: creating a healthy set

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More on Betty:

Betty Thomas (born Betty Lucille Nienhauser, July 27, 1948) is an American actress, director, and producer of television and motion pictures. She is known for her Emmy Award-winning role as Sergeant Lucy Bates on the television series Hill Street Blues. As of March 2018, Thomas is one of just two directors (and the only solo director) to have multiple films on the list of seventeen highest-US-grossing female-directed films. Additionally, all of her films are in the top twenty-five highest-US-grossing female-directed films.

After having lied to a Variety reporter about planning on directing a Hooperman episode, she was given a real opportunity by the show's executive producer, and from there her directing career began.[13] After making several other acting appearances, Thomas began directing episodes of Hooperman in addition to the premiere episodes of Doogie Howser, M.D. in 1989. She went on to direct episodes of Arresting Behavior and several episodes of the HBO series Dream On, the latter of which earned her an Emmy for best director. Thomas is nicknamed "The Midnight Queen" because of her preference for nighttime shoots.

In 1992 Thomas took the next step in her directing career with her feature debut Only You. A slight, playful romantic comedy; Only You was a departure from Thomas's experience on Hill Street Blues or her subsequent television directing. Wayne Rice, the film's producer and screenwriter, said that Thomas was chosen to direct due in part to the film's plot in which a man is on a hapless quest to find the perfect woman would be considered inherently sexist without a female director.

Three years following the release of Only You Thomas directed The Brady Bunch Movie (1995), a satirical vision of the 1970s television series The Brady Bunch. The Brady Bunch Movie was a box office hit with domestic ticket sales of $46,576,136, nearly quadrupling its $12 million budget and making it at the time one of the highest-grossing films directed by a woman.

She followed The Brady Bunch Movie with other successes, including Private Parts (1997), Dr. Dolittle (1998), 28 Days (2000), and John Tucker Must Die (2006). 2009's Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel became the first female-directed picture to gross more than $200 million and made her the most successful woman director to that time at the box office. In 2012, Thomas directed a low-budget online series called Audrey for the WIGS YouTube channel.

In 2001, Thomas won the Dorothy Arzner Directors Award of the Women in Film Crystal + Lucy Awards, presented by the Los Angeles chapter of the Women in Film Organization

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Feb 04, 2020
004: Everything Short Films: Financing, Distribution, and are Film Festivals a Waste of Money? (Guest: Foster Wilson)
00:39:39

Foster Wilson is an award-winning director, an alumna of the Ryan Murphy HALF Directing Initiative, and a board member of Moms-In-Film. Her short film Made Public played at more than 20 festivals including 5 Oscar-qualifying fests and won several awards including Best Film, Best Director, and the Audience Award at the prestigious Bentonville Film Festival.

Host Jenn Page and Foster talk everything short film festivals. Should you waste your money on them, how to get the most bang for your buck if you are attending them, how to make a festival worthy short film, and even how to distribute them. They also talk breaking into TV: diversity programs, shadowing TV directors (how to get the opportunities and what do do once on set as the shadowing director).

Intuitive Conversation: Staying healthy mentally and physically

Notable Quote: "If you have such a narrow focus on something it may not be what the universe is telling you to do. If you just go “Oh, there’s an open door right there I’m going to just step through that” it becomes the easier path [and you’ll probably be happier and enjoy it more]."


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More on Foster:
Foster is an award-winning director, filmmaker, and Emergence Award Recipient. She earned her BFA at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, where she studied for 3 years with the Atlantic Theater Company. After more than a decade working in the industry as an actor, Foster made the transition to directing. Her short film Made Public (MadePublic.com) starring Jeanine Mason and Josh Zuckerman, premiered in 2019 and has played at more than 20 festivals including 5 Oscar-qualifying fests. The film has won several awards, including Best Film, Best Director, and the Audience Award at the Bentonville Film Festival. Her previous short film, Waffles, screened at 25+ festivals around the world and garnered 8 nominations and 4 wins, including an Audience Award for Best Short Film.

Foster was one of six members selected by Alliance of Women Directors for the inaugural AWD Short Film Initiative, creating a short film in collaboration with the Shoot ‘Em Up film series. The resulting film, titled MÍA, premiered at Disney Studios in October 2018. Additional directing credits include: Maggie the Cat, PlatypusBrick & MopsieLove Scenes, LLC, and the short series Gross Anatomy. In development: 5 Stages of Grief and the feature Living Will. Foster is an alumna of the Ryan Murphy HALF Directing Initiative, a member of the LA Women’s Film Collective, and a Board Member of Moms-In-Film. She is represented by Fourth Wall Management and Verve Talent. FosterWilson.com

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Jan 21, 2020
003: Making a Fan Film: Financing, Casting, Licensing, Filming, and Beyond (Guest: Jason Satterlund)
00:42:13

Jason Satterlund is a director, producer, and screenwriter with over 25 years experience in films, commercials, documentaries, and commercials. He was also the writer and director of Kenobi, one of the biggest fan films ever made.

Host Jenn Page and Jason break down all the elements of making a fan film from the action to the licensing to how to get real props and actors from the original films. They also talk getting your film financed, the importance of having name attachments and diversity in casting, what not to do with your first short film.

Intuitive Discussion: how to find patience and inspiration even when your career seems to be moving at a turtle’s pace.

Link to Jason's fan film "Kenobi" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3uDwjIBR9s4

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More on Jason:
Jason Satterlund is an award winning film director who has been working on films for over 25 years. He has extensive experience in all areas of production including directing, producing, writing, cinematography, and editing. He works all over the world directing, feature films, commercials, documentaries, and music videos.

Satterlund has done extensive work for clients such as Warner Brothers, Bon Jovi, Amazon, Microsoft, Jack White, CNN, The Oak Ridge Boys, Hallmark Entertainment, and ABC.

He is a writer and director of the award winning feature film, The Record Keeper, which premiered at the Raindance Film Festival in London. His latest feature film, The Suppression, is due out in 2020. He was also the writer and director of Kenobi, one of the biggest fan films ever made and stars Jamie Costa and James Arnold Taylor.  jasonsatterlund.com


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Jan 21, 2020
002: What makes a Good TV/Film Producer, Knowing Your Worth, and Finding Your Niche (Guest: Jenna Edwards)
00:40:34

Jenna Edwards, is an actor, an award-winning film producer with projects on iTunes, Netflix, and Hulu, and a #1 best- selling author who is passionate about spreading the idea of Aggressive Optimism as far and wide as she is able to. (Bio below)

Host Jenn Page talks with Jenna on finding your niche, what makes a good film / TV producer, how Jenna went from PTSD to public speaker, and knowing your worth.

Intuitive Conversation: ask for help not time.

Notable quote:

On becoming self-sufficient: “Knowing the things you are really good at and doing those things, and surrounding yourself with people who do the things you are not great at.”

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More on Jenna:

Jenna Edwards is an Actor (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Malcolm in the Middle), an Award-Winning Film Producer (iTunes, Netflix, Hulu) and a #1 Best- Selling Author who is passionate about spreading the idea of Aggressive Optimism as far and wide as she is able to.

Growing up in a small town in Minnesota, Jenna was (what she calls) a “walking statistic." According to the experts, she should have been pregnant at 16, living in poverty with an abusive husband, addicted to some form of drug.

Instead, she made the choice to break the cycle and since then she has traveled the world (beginning as an exchange student in Thailand her senior year of high school), been on TV, and in movies, co- authored a #1 best-selling book and currently lives (not in poverty) in Los Angeles with her loving and supportive husband and she has just recently traveled the country for a year.

She attributes her incredible life to being aware that she has a choice, that our circumstances do not have to define us and that if we practice aggressive optimism when the going gets tough, we truly can create the life we dream of living. JennaEdwards.Life

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Jan 21, 2020
001: Working with a Casting Director, Staying Healthy in this Business, and When and How to get an Agent (Guest: Bonnie Gillespie)
00:39:47

Bonnie Gillespie, author "Self Management for Actors," casting director, and enoughness coach to creatives worldwide, kicks off the Intuitive Filmmaker podcast with a real sense of what this show is all about. The craft of filmmaking and staying healthy mind, body, and soul. Bio below.

Host Jenn Page and this week's guest Bonnie Gillespie talk how mindset sustains a creative career, how to work with your casting director, how to know an agent is right for you, how to say yes only to the HELL YESES, and how to stay healthy in this crazy business of show.

Intuitive Conversation: satisfied and striving is better than struggling for your goals.

Some notable quotes:
"The struggle is real, but it’s optional."

“If you have set your true north, if you know if you as a storyteller have certain things for sure going to be part of your story, part of your life, it should get pretty clear which things are on the road toward that and which ones are detours off the road.”


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More on Bonnie:
Bonnie Gillespie is living her dreams by helping others figure out how to live theirs. As a weekly columnist, she began demystifying the casting process for actors in 1999. Her most popular book is "Self-Management for Actors," the curriculum upon which her teaching is based. As producer and casting director, Bonnie specializes in indie darlings. Whether casting or coaching, she is passionate about leaving the entertainment industry better than she found it. https://bonniegillespie.com 

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Jan 20, 2020