Industry Topics Blog Posts

Aug 2, 2019

Casting Hollywood Royalty

“I got an audition for the project through the normal channels, through my agents, and I did an audition in my bedroom with my dad.” So says Maya Hawke, the ethereal Flower Child of Quentin Tarantino’s ninth film Once Upon… Read More

Jul 28, 2019

‘Blade Runner’ Star Rutger Hauer Dies at the Age of 75

The rugged Dutch actor Rutger Hauer passed away at the age of 75 on July 19th at his home in the Netherlands. The Blade Runner star reportedly died after a short but undisclosed illness.  Growing up, his parents ran an… Read More

Jul 20, 2019

Actor Doug Jones (Part 1) | ‘The Curve’ Episode 13

This week on Casting Frontier’s 13th episode of The Curve, Burgandi and Govind are graced with Hollywood’s premier body work actor—the brilliant Doug Jones. You may not immediately recognize Jones; after all, his roles usually require elaborate costumes and make-up… Read More

Jul 15, 2019

Legendary Voice Actor Tom Kenny Talks SpongeBob 

Animation voice actor Tom Kenny is famous for providing the voices of SpongeBob SquarePants, the Ice King (Adventure Time), the Mayor (The Powerpuff Girls), and Heffer the cow (Rocko’s Modern Life)— among countless other voices for television, video games, and… Read More

Jul 13, 2019

5 Movies to Watch This Summer

“There’s 104 days of summer vacation and school comes along just to end it; so the annual problem for our generation is finding a good way to spend it—like maybe building a rocket, or fighting a mummy, or climbing up… Read More

Jul 6, 2019

3 Memorable Tennis Films

Being we’re in the midst of Wimbledon’s prestigious and ostensibly elegant fortnight, let’s take a look back at some of the memorable films that deal with the high-brow as well as the ultra-competitive world of professional tennis. Now, keep in… Read More

Jun 29, 2019

3 Underrated Netflix Shows

Looking to binge on some Netflix this summer? Here are some underrated series that are worth considering as you contemplate your next viewing pleasure.  STONEHEARST ASYLUM A young, idealistic Oxford-educated doctor named Doctor Newgate (Jim Sturgess of Across the Universe)… Read More

Jun 16, 2019

‘NCIS’ Actress Pauley Perrette Accuses Mark Harmon of ‘Phyical Assault’

Former NCIS actress Pauley Perrette has made some serious allegations recently regarding her NCIS co-star and executive producer, Mark Harmon. Perrette, who played the goth forensic scientist Abby Sciuto for fifteen years insists he “physically assaulted” her while working on… Read More

Jun 9, 2019

What Is Hollywood’s Fascination with Charles Manson?

When news first hit the interwebs that Quentin Tarantino was working on his latest magnum opus, many fans and pundits alike referred to the proposed project as “Tarantino’s Manson movie.” But as it turns out, the Manson Family murders are… Read More

Jun 1, 2019

SAG-AFTRA Launches ‘Upfront Use Packages’ in Commercials Contracts

June 1st marks a welcome change for Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) members as they will see a modernized payment structure thanks to a new, innovative commercials contract. Indeed, 96.85% of the SAG-AFTRA national board… Read More

May 29, 2019

Keanu Reeves and Halle Berry’s Extreme Training for ‘John Wick 3’

It’s estimated, according to recognized algorithms and metrics, that John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum has made $120 million worldwide in just a week’s time. Indeed, the third film in the John Wick collection has more than doubled its predecessors’… Read More

May 17, 2019

Hollywood reacts to the passing of legendary actress and singer, Doris Day

The beloved and iconic star Doris Day died of pneumonia on Monday, May 13 at the age of 97 in her Carmel Valley, California home surrounded by loved ones. Day’s business manager and close friend Bob Bashara said she “died… Read More

May 12, 2019

Will ‘Under the Silver Lake’ Become the Next Cult Movie?

Cult films are a slippery snake to wrestle. By their very nature, they are beyond explication. Though they all start in their respective categories, i.e., comedy, drama, thriller, cult films eventually climb to the high and holy grounds of midnight… Read More

May 4, 2019

Remembering John Singleton

Visionary filmmaker John Singleton died on Monday, April 29 in Los Angeles after suffering a stroke 13 days earlier. He was 51 years old. The trailblazing director passed away peacefully at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center while surrounded by his family and… Read More

Apr 10, 2019


Game of Thrones actress Maisie Williams recently gave a TEDx Talk aimed at creative people entitled “Don’t strive to be famous, strive to be talented.” The English actress can boast being an Emmy nominee as well an entrepreneur even though she’s just 22… Read More