Archive: 2013

Casting Notes #8: Deciding Who to Call In (For Filmmakers)

Posted on 10/14/13 by admin

This 20-part series, written by Team J’s Bjorn Munson, covers the lessons learned during the casting of The Broken Continent web series pilot in 2012. You can find the full Table of Contents in Part 1. This series is meant to help other independent filmmakers, primarily those who are casting a large ensemble (10+ speaking parts, multiple background actors, […]

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Stonehenge Casting How-to: Uploading Headshot and Resume

Posted on 07/18/13 by admin

We know many of you have created profiles at Stonehenge Casting. However, for many of the profiles, we’ve noticed they’re missing the all-important headshot and resume. Simply put: if you don’t have a headshot, casting people will ignore your profile. In case you are one of those actors, here’s a couple tips to help you […]

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Stonehenge Casting: Why You Need to Resize Your Headshot

Posted on 07/15/13 by admin

We’re thrilled that over 1,000 of you all have joined Stonehenge Casting since it launched on April 1st this year… and we fully expect to see some of you in the upcoming season of House of Cards. However, we understand that several actors are having trouble with resizing their headshot. For that, we’ve added a handy […]

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Stonehenge Casting How-to: How to Resize Your Headshot

Posted on 07/15/13 by admin

For Stonehenge Casting, other casting sites, and even responding to casting notices by email, you’ll need to upload or send your headshot. For that, your beautiful original headshot, perhaps 5mb or larger, simply won’t do. Resizing it should be simple (grammar police will point out it probably should be “re-size,” but they seem to have […]

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Stonehenge Casting How-to: Making Sure Your Stage Name Shows Up

Posted on 04/30/13 by admin

As mentioned last week, we recently updated to version 0.2 of Stonehenge Casting. It’s updated a number of fields, which is good, but that does mean some of you have your Stage Name blank. Why does this matter? Well, all the actors have their display name as their Stage Name (e.g. Screen Name). This affects […]

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Stonehenge Casting: Actors, Get Ready for your Update

Posted on 04/23/13 by admin

Now that version 0.2 of Stonehenge Casting is online, we thought we’d take a moment and mention: if you’re actor with a profile at SC, your job isn’t over yet. Regular updates from you are part of the plan. Producers are using Stonehenge Casting as their online filing cabinet. After over a dozen Stonehenge auditions, […]

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Stonehenge Casting: Planned Site Outage for v0.2 Complete

Posted on 04/22/13 by admin

We’re happy to report that version 0.2 of Stonehenge Casting has been successfully completed. Actors and producers are welcome to log back in for all the casting-related enjoyment they can handle. Actors, if you don’t see much changed, that’s because this site update was mainly for the benefit of producers, to be able to search, […]

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Stonehenge Casting: Planned Site Outage on Tuesday, 4/22/13 for Upgrade

Posted on 04/22/13 by admin

As we mentioned previously, we’ve been getting version 0.2 of Stonehenge Casting ready (that’s the new service offered by Team J). Right now, we’re planning to roll out version 0.2 early Tuesday morning, so all users should plan to be logged out of the system from 5am to 7am Eastern. Once the site is back […]

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Stonehenge Casting: Don’t Forget to Create Your Actor Profile

Posted on 04/12/13 by admin

We’re getting ready to roll our version 0.2 of Stonehenge Casting, the new online service from Team J that, just like the in-person auditions, aims to connect producers with actors. We have several hundred people registered already, which should be great for Kimberly Skyrme Casting and their current casting for House of Cards. However we do […]

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Stonehenge Casting Launched!

Posted on 04/01/13 by admin

We are very proud to announce the launch of Stonehenge Casting: an online service that, much like the original Stonehenge auditions, connects actors to producers. In fact, it’s fair to say we’re as happy as a beamish boy galumphing through the Tulgey Wood. You see, it didn’t take us too long in the history of Henges […]

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