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What do Casting Directors look for? Hear all about casting from Paige Johnston Thomas

December 30, 2014

Hear from Paige Johnston Thomas Co-Owner and Casting Director of Corrigan and Johnston Casting on the process and nuances of casting for TV, Commercials, and Film

As Co-Owner and Casting Director at C&J Casting, some of Paige's clients include local and national companies such as Harris Teeter, Target, Coke, Planters Peanuts, Fiat, Subway and NASCAR.  She received her Masters in Fine Arts at UNC-Chapel Hill, and has performed as an actor in countless plays. Her career in TV production started in New York where she worked at Emerald Films, a successful Video production company. In addition to her years as a Casting Director, she is also a theatre director, having worked with Carolina Actors Studio Theatre and Theatre Charlotte. Also, in an effort to keep the local talent viable and competitive, she has taught and mentored thousands of students through Acting and Auditioning workshops held through C&J Casting, Talent Agents and Acting Studios throughout the Southeast.

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