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 an associate casting director at Kromer Casting. Derek’s previous feature film credits include GREYHOUND with Tom Hanks and Elisabeth Shue, THE COMEDIAN with Robert DeNiro and Leslie Mann, and indie FIRST ONE IN with Kat Foster and Georgia King. Previous television credits include season 1 of RAISING DION (Netflix), season 6 of POWER (Starz), the limited series THE I-LAND (Netflix), seasons 2 and 3 of SHADES OF BLUE (NBC) with Jennifer Lopez and Ray Liotta, season 1 of INSATIABLE (Netflix), and many pilots including CHARMED, DYNASTY, IN THE DARK, VALOR, SKINNY DIP, and PLAYING DEAD.