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Comedian, Actor D'Lo Is 'Unapologetically' Challenging Hollywood to Tell Trans

Comedian, Actor D'Lo Is 'Unapologetically' Challenging Hollywood to Tell Trans
D'Lo began experimenting with spoken word and poetry in his first year as an undergrad at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), performing at local poetry readings and festivals. In 1997, his work led him on a tour to other colleges, … an …
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New Hollywood Economy: Pay-for-Play Auditions for Actors Gain Dominance

New Hollywood Economy: Pay-for-Play Auditions for Actors Gain Dominance
Both the actors' union, SAG-AFTRA, and the Casting Society of America say they are aware of concerns about the workshops. Yet both guilds position themselves as powerless to effect change and say they repeatedly have lobbied the Los Angeles city …
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Hollywood won't give biracial Spider-Man a shot? Enterprising filmmakers come

Hollywood won't give biracial Spider-Man a shot? Enterprising filmmakers come
"When we put out a casting call, it was probably March or April," Horn said. "We were sent a bunch of headshots and a bunch of resumes, and we filtered through that. I rented a studio in downtown (Washington), and we invited people out to an audition.".
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Hollywood South News with Jabari: What's to come in 2016 & a Casting Call

Hollywood South News with Jabari: What's to come in 2016 & a Casting Call
MILITARY OPERATIVES – We are currently casting men and women, any ethnicity, who appear to be in their early 20's-mid 40's, who have REAL MILITARY EXPERIENCE, with COMBAT experience preferred. Must be willing to be clean shaven and have a …
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[UPDATE] Guardians of the Galaxy 2 Casting Call Reminds Us Hollywood Can Still

[UPDATE] Guardians of the Galaxy 2 Casting Call Reminds Us Hollywood Can Still
The casting call on the agency's website requests headshots be sent via e-mail if you can't make it to the in-person casting, and the subject line they're asking people to use is very telling of the weird classifications they're putting on people. The …
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