BuzzFeed is hiring a

Casting Intern

Los Angeles, United States
Internship
Casting Intern

BuzzFeed is looking for a smart, quick thinking, organized and eager Casting Intern to support the Casting Manager and production teams. Responsibilities include organizing auditions, watching reels, researching experts, running casting sessions, and building the casting database. The ideal candidate will have an interest in working in casting as well as the local sketch/improv/comedy scene.

Responsibilities:

  •      Schedule auditions for multiple projects
  •      Prepare audition materials
  •      Distribute audition selects to production teams
  •      Create casting lists based on project and production needs
  •      Help run casting sessions
  •      Help build Casting Database
  •      Facilitate in casting for Edit projects
  •      Sift through casting submissions and watch reels
  •      Maintain a database of reliable extras
  •      Read scripts
  •      Confirm talent for shoots

Requirements:

  •      General interest in the casting process
  •      Positive attitude
  •      Must be able to work as a team as well as individually
  •      Ability to multitask
  •      Work on tight deadlines
  •      Active knowledge of the local sketch/improv/stand up scene is a large plus
  •      No actors please
About BuzzFeed

BuzzFeed is a global media company that produces and distributes original news, entertainment and video. BuzzFeed is redefining online advertising with its social, content-driven publishing technology and reaches a global audience of over 200M monthly uniques and 6B monthly video views.