Cast ‘n Furious
Taking your passion into the room. A Casting Director discusses how actors can come into the room bold, having made strong choices before coming into the audition.
Jessica Sherman has been involved with casting some of film and television’s biggest projects over the last 8 years. A Los Angeles native, Sherman took a passion for entertainment and casting while studying at UC Riverside, and has transferred that passion into a successful career.
She began her career with April Webster and was involved with Bad Robot projects like Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Star Trek Into Darkness, Super 8, and CBS’ Person of Interest. She later joined forces with Carlton Cuse and cast A&E’s Bates Motel and FX’s The Strain.
After hanging her own shingle in 2017, Jessica Sherman has cast several smaller budget films like Sundance darling Sleight and Tribeca hit Thumper, as well as the highly anticipated TNT series Tell Me Your Secrets. With experience in the talent agency realm as well, she has a diverse background that showcases her knowledge and love of film and television.