ON CAMERA CLASS: 2 Weeks w/ Derek Hersey of Christine Kromer Casting

Dates: Wed 8/28 @ 6:30pm

Meets 2 times: 8/28 9/4

Derek is currently casting a FEATURE FILM for THIS FALL and recently finished working on TWO different NETFLIX Series! 


Derek Hersey is a casting associate at Christine Kromer Casting. His recent credits include SKINNY DIP, GREYHOUND, RAISING DION, POWER, THE I-LAND, IN THE DARK, CHARMED, SHADES OF BLUE, INSATIABLE, DYNASTY, HOMELAND, and more!


Hone and perfect your TV/Film audition skills in this memorable 2-Week Class with CD Derek Hersey of Christine Kromer Casting! In class, Derek generously works with you, giving you productive feedback and individualized adjustments for your scenes. 

Week 1: Bring in your own prepared scene (2-3 pages max please) 

Week 2: Derek will assign you a scene 1-3 days in advance 

Derek's class will include:

Industry Q&A      Prepared + Assigned Scenes         On-Camera               Videos Sent


  • Account - Please go to My Account to create your webpage. Casting Directors will assign material based on a fully completed webpage. 
  • Sides - Scene assignments will be posted 1-3 days in advance, as Derek likes to replicate being given material in a professional situation. 
  • Reader - Make sure to bring 2 COPIES OF YOUR SIDES (one with the reader's lines highlighted).  WE WILL PROVIDE A READER.
  • Headshot/Resume - ALWAYS BRING A HARD COPY TO CLASS FOR FEEDBACK PURPOSES. When the class is over, the guest teaching this class will not be taking nor given access to your headshot, resume, or any other of your promotional materials per CSA guidelines.

*** Class Structure is subject to change. ***

Please understand that our workshops and classes are not job interviews or auditions. The presence of an industry guest is neither a guarantee nor a promise of employment, and such contact as you may have with a guest in a workshop rarely results in any further contact with that person. All workshop companies are prohibited by law from offering or attempting to obtain auditions or employment for you. ** It is the law for all talent training services, of which workshops are a part, to be bonded with the Labor Commissioner of the City of Los Angeles. This seminar or class is for educational purposes only and will not secure or provide opportunity for employment in the field or representation by an agent. Next Level Studios/One on One is bonded in the State of California: #70978001

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.

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Applicants must be 18 years or older.