Yearly Archives: 2018

Cast Iron Studios announces 2018 Talent Diversity Initiative Scholars

While TNT is no longer participating as a fiscal sponsor of Cast Iron Studios’ Talent Diversity Initiative (TDI), the Portland Film Office and Oregon Film Office both expressed a wish to continue supporting the program, whose goal is to increase … Continue reading

AM Northwest Oregon Film & TV Update, Summer 2018

Despite the productions of “Grimm,” “Portlandia” and “The Librarians” all coming to an end, show business is still booming in Oregon right now! Casting Director Lana Veenker stopped by KATU’s AM Northwest on August 27, 2018 with a film and … Continue reading

Eryn Goodman and Lana Veenker nominated for International Casting Director Award

In case you missed it, earlier this month, our own Eryn Goodman and Lana Veenker were nominated–alongside L.A. Casting Director Heidi Levitt–for the 2018 International Casting Director Award for “Bad Samaritan,” directed by Dean Devlin! Lana was on hand at … Continue reading

Sarajevo Film Festival puts a spotlight on casting—and on local casting director

Oregon Casting Director Lana Veenker invited to one of Europe’s largest film festivals as part of a weeklong program drawing international focus to the casting profession (Portland, OR) On August 15, 2018, when the International Casting Director Award is handed … Continue reading