Production Brief

Casting during COVID with Sarah Alekna

July 03, 2020 Sarah Alekna Episode 11
Production Brief
Casting during COVID with Sarah Alekna
Show Notes

We chat to Sarah Alekna owner of Highway Casting about the past, present and future of casting advertising talent in Australia. With social distancing fast becoming the new norm across all industries, getting back into the casting room is a very different prospect in 2020.

Sarah talks through her journey as casting director, how the industry has changed over 20 years, and how production companies and agencies are overcoming casting challenges today to keep projects on the burn during COVID-19.

Highway Casting is based in Melbourne and provides talent casting services for film & TV.