Archive: 2014

Casting Notes #13: Determining and Conducting Callbacks (For Filmmakers)

Posted on 12/08/14 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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Casting Notes #12: The Audition – For Actors, it’s Time to Play (For Actors)

Posted on 11/03/14 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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Casting Notes #11: Conducting the Auditions (For Filmmakers)

Posted on 10/27/14 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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Casting Notes #10: Organizing the Audition Space (For Filmmakers)

Posted on 10/20/14 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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Casting Notes #9: Finding the Right Audition Space (For Filmmakers)

Posted on 10/13/14 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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Union/Non-Union Casting for Political Response Ads – All Types, 18+

Posted on 09/26/14 by admin

Team J has been asked to potentially support rush casting for political ads created in response to events and other political spots this election cycle. Because of the fast turnaround nature of these spots, we’re looking to assemble a roster of actors who have availability between October 6 and October 31. We will contact specific actors […]

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Stonehenge Casting: How to Submit to a Project

Posted on 09/24/14 by admin

If you’ve been following the announcements, you know that: We’ve just upgraded Stonehenge Casting to version 0.3, and That means that, if you have an actor/performer profile on the site, you’ll want to make some updates. We’re going page by page in your profile and feature by feature. You can get the full list in the original announcement. If you […]

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Stonehenge Casting: View Your Profile as Producers See It

Posted on 09/23/14 by admin

If you’ve been following the announcements, you know that: We’ve just upgraded Stonehenge Casting to version 0.3, and That means that, if you have an actor/performer profile on the site, you’ll want to make some updates. We’re going page by page in your profile and feature by feature. You can get the full list in the original announcement. If you […]

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Outage affecting Stonehenge Casting Resolved

Posted on 09/22/14 by admin

As reported in the original post there was an unplanned site outage for Stonehenge starting around 10:30am ET due to a DDoS attack on our hosting provider. We’re pleased to announce the issue appears to have been resolved as of 3:30pm ET or so, and we’ve confirmed Stonehenge is accessible. We apologize for any inconvenience, and if Stonehenge […]

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Unplanned Site Outage affecting Stonehenge Casting

Posted on 09/22/14 by admin

We’ve recently learned our hosting company which we use for Stonehenge is experiencing an outage, meaning users will not be able to reach the site. The silver lining here is that this is precisely why we have our blog with a separate hosting company. We will advise you via this blog and our Twitter (@jabbernews) […]

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