Talent Directors

Talent Directors

Audition and interview performers to select most appropriate talent for parts in stage, television, radio, or motion picture productions.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Cooperation * Attention to Detail * Persistence * Integrity * Concern for Others * Self Control * Adaptability/Flexibility * Initiative * Social Orientation

Representative Tasks * Audition and interview performers to match their attributes to specific roles or to increase the pool of available acting talent. * Prepare actors for auditions by providing scripts and information about roles and casting requirements. * Serve as liaisons between directors, actors, and agents.


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Job Family Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media

Sample Job Titles Artist Manager, Artistic Director, Casting Agent, Casting Assistant, Casting Associate, Casting Coordinator, Casting Director, Contestant Coordinator, Entertainment Agent, Extras Casting Director, Model Booker, Pageant Director, Repertoire Manager, Talent Associate, Talent Producer, Talent Scout.