casting director

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cast′ing direc`tor

the person responsible for selecting the cast of a theatrical production, motion picture, etc.
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A video audition won over Ball, casting director Denise Chamian and crew, and The Maze Runner went on to make PS277 million worldwide.
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Brum is so good, in fact, that a casting director wants to give you a job if you speak the local dialect.
Top West End casting director, David Grindrod, who worked alongside Andrew Lloyd Webber on TV shows Any Dream Will Do and Over the Rainbow, will be involved in making the final selection on the basis of merit and financial circumstances.
Oscar winner A R Rahman is excited to compose music for Fox Star Studios' Hindi adaptation of 2014 hit Hollywood film The Fault In Our Stars.Actor Sushant Singh Rajput has been signed on to play the lead and popular casting director Mukesh Chhabra will direct the upcoming musical romance.
Andrea Zee, a casting director for Broadway musicals and tours, says she can't be helpful unless you've made it through several cuts.
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Sharon Bialy is an award-winning casting director for television, film, and theater.