The Hollywood Initiative is located in Los Angeles California, the hub of the Industry and Melbourne, Australia.
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic they have now turned all of their services online - so now their opportunities have gone global!
Their goal is to provide actors with the tools to stand out in Hollywood’s competitive industry.
The Hollywood Initiative provides international and national actors and entertainers the resources, guidance and introductions to navigate the Los Angeles acting industry.
The Hollywood Initiative provides online workshops with U.S Casting Directors, Acting Classes with U.S Coaches, Dialect Coaching, Immigration Seminars and more!
Gary Zuckerbrod has been a member of the casting community for over 30 years.
He has many credits to his name, with career highlights including the feature films a “Midnight Clear”, “Beverly Hills Ninja” and “Pulp Fiction” for which he received the Casting Society of America’s Artios Award. Gary is proud to have cast seven seasons of the CBS series “Without a Trace” for which he was honoured with the 2004 Artios Award for outstanding casting of a one hour episodic drama series. Other recent credits include, the hit series “Rizzoli & Isles”, “Kissing Booth”, “Kissing Booth 2”, “The Last Ship”, “Frequency”, “All American”, Gary served as president of the Casting Society of America from January 2002 till January 2004 and again in 2009.
- Q&A- Gary will open up conversations on the current situation of covid and how to keep proactive as an actor
- Gary will assign you a scene based on your headshot and age range.
- Gary will read with you one on one with the class observing.
- Redirects and feedback given
- You will have the option to record your scene. This is only if you are on a desktop or laptop. If you are on a smartphone or tablet you won't have access to record your scene.
It's FREE TO APPLY - so what are you waiting for?!
WORKSHOP DISCLAIMER Taking a class, special event or workshop at The Hollywood Initiative IS NOT a guarantee of employment, an audition or the guarantee of obtaining a talent agent or manager. The mere presence of this casting director in this workshop or your attendance does not signify an employment opportunity and any way shape or form. To ensure that the casting director will not be taking home or keeping headshots or resume.
Audition / Rehearsal / Production datesWorkshop will run (remotely):
Los Angeles Time: 7:00pm Friday 23rd October
Melbourne/Sydney time: 1:00pm Saturday 24th October
Paid - Prize to be won! Exclusive spot worth $45!
You must be available at the following time: Los Angeles Time: 7:00pm Friday 23rd October Melbourne/Sydney time: 1:00pm Saturday 24th October
Anyone, aged 18 and over
Applications closed 17 October 2020.