Two Weeks with Derek Hersey of Christine Kromer Casting
Dates: Mon 4/22 @ 7pm
Meets 2 times: 4/22 4/29
Derek Hersey is a casting associate at Christine Kromer Casting. This office has cast STARZ's Power, Netflix's Russian Doll, Raising Dion and The i-Land, HBO's High Maintenance, Cinemax's Banshee, Marvel's Cloak & Dagger, Treme, and HBO's True Detective (Emmy award 2014).
Previously, Derek worked at Rob Decina Casting, where he worked on Netflix's Insatiable, The CW's Charmed and Dynasty, and NBC's Shades of Blue starring Jennifer Lopez and Ray Liotta. He also spent time at Mackey/Sandrich Casting on the feature film The Comedian, directed by Taylor Hackford and starring Robert De Niro and Leslie Mann.
Week One: Derek would like for you to prepare sides of your choice 2-3 pages in length, or choose sides here . (YOU must provide a copy for the reader.)
Week Two: Derek will assign materials from his projects 1-3 days before class
About Derek Hersey▼
Derek Hersey is a casting associate at Kromer Casting, where he has worked on multiple upcoming Netflix series. Previously, he worked at Rob Decina Casting, where his projects included the first season of a Netflix dark comedy series, seasons 2 and 3 of the police drama SHADES OF BLUE (NBC) starring Jennifer Lopez and Ray Liotta, as well as the New York casting for the feature film GREYHOUND starring Tom Hanks, coming to theatres this spring, and numerous network pilots. Prior to that, Derek worked with Mackey/Sandrich Casting on the feature film THE COMEDIAN, directed by Taylor Hackford and starring Robert De Niro and Leslie Mann.