Casting & Talent

Backstage Casting
770 Broadway, New York, NY 10003. Telephone: 646-455-1645
Founded in NYC in 1960, Backstage is a popular performing-arts magazine with an advanced suite of online casting tools that have helped thousands of producers and directors create buzz for their projects while finding amazing actors, dancers, singers, models, comedians, and crew. Backstage connects filmmakers, theater-makers, and digital content-creators with the talent needed to take their projects to the next level.Create a free account and post casting calls for 50% off with promo code MiNY2. Post for free once you've verified your "Made in NY" Discount Card with Backstage. Visit for details.

camera Donna Grossman Casting, Inc
12 West 27th Street, New York, NY 10001. Telephone: 212-598-2344
Donna Grossman is a Casting Director for all New York based productions. Donna Grossman and her company Donna Grossman Casting, Inc. casts for Film, Commercials, Live Theater, Special Events and much more. Casting can be Union or Non-union depending on the needs of the production. Donna Grossman, with her hands on approach and Directorial casting style, works to help your creative vision become a reality through the casting of your production. All "Made in NY" card holders are given a NO CHARGE ($1000.00 value) consultation and project evaluation.

243 West 30th Street, Suite 301, New York, NY 10001. Telephone: 917-620-4150.
Full service casting for films, television, commercials and print. They have studios in Midtown and also provide Talent Payment Services. They offer 20% off invoice with the "Made in NY" card.

Headroom Digital Audio
11 East 26th Street, New York, NY 10010. Telephone: 212-246-8400.
Audio Post, Sound Design, Original Music, Music Search and Supervision, Voice Casting, ISDN, Mixing (Stereo and Surround). Production services for radio and TV spots.They offer 15% off published studio rate with the "Made in NY" card.

Telephone: 212-837-2343
Led by Jennifer Peralta-Ajemian, JPA is a curated group of performance and creative experts that provides historically underrepresented voices the tools and resources to amplify their stories. Services include casting, coaching, and creative production. They offer 10% off casting services for commercials and 10% off of hourly casting and creative consultations with the "Made in NY" card.

 camera Ken Lazer Casting Company
347 5th Avenue, Suite 1402, New York, NY 10016. Telephone: 646-205-8060. 
28 years experience and rock-solid connections to A-list Talent, meaning you get the best talent options to choose from on your casting session. They cast for both Union and Non-Union Talent. Reap the benefits of their proprietary Lazer-focused casting process. They offer 20% off services with the "Made in NY" card.

camera NYCastings
243 West 30th Street, New York, NY 10001. Telephone: 212-812-1441 
With over 11 years of experience helping NYC production with various stages of casting, NYCastings has the largest community of production and working talent. NYCastings also has casting studios for daily rental on 30th Street. They offer 15% off any service with the "Made in NY" card.
camera Scott Powers Studios, Inc.
1460 Broadway, Ste 11045, New York, NY 10036. Telephone: 212-242-4700
Scott Powers Studios, Inc. offers casting directors specializing in creative solutions to your most challenging casting needs. They offer a 15% discount off prep and casting rates for first time clients and a 10% discount off prep and casting rates for subsequent castings with the “Made in NY” card.

Toni Cusumano Casting
Telephone 917-482-2944
Casting services and prep work specializing in film, television, and commercials. They also provide consulting services for indie filmmakers. They offer a free 30 minute casting consultation and 20% off casting services with the "Made in NY" card.

We Got POP
67 West Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222. Telephone: 929-229-9249.
We Got POP are a female founded, NY and London based technology company on a mission to power content creators to work smarter and faster together. POP's technology has powered over 1,000 movies, TV shows and commercials; including Wonder Woman, Star Wars, Empire and The Crown. Their software makes production quicker, easier and more secure, and is completely paperless to help make your production more sustainable. They offer Casting Directors 20% off the per man day fee with the "Made in NY" card.