I hate when directors and producers say they can’t find an actor of a certain background. It’s rather easy.
I can find actors and actresses of most races/ethnicity by using IMDB a public website. There is a part of the website that costs money but that is not the part I use.
Step 1: Find one well known actor of the race/ethnicity that the character is.
- For example if I’m looking for an actor/actress that is South Asian in background I’ll go to Sendhil Ramamurthy’s IMDb page.
Step 2: On the side of most IMDb pages is a section called Related List. Click there.
Step 3: Look for a list that contains actors/actresses of a similar background.
These are the list I found from going to Sendhil Ramamurthy’s page.
Look various list of actors and actress that are South Asian!!!
This can be done with almost any background (I haven’t tried it with all)
Let’s try Asian,Black,Latin@,and Native American.
Following the above steps I found these list…
Asian (went to Justin Chon’s page)
Black (went to Shareeka Epps’ page)
Latin@ (went to Sara Ramirez’s page)
Native American (went to Irene Bedard’s page)
Now keep in mind this is the way I do it. I use this method when I dreamcast. I have NO connections at all. I know no casting directors. I know no agencies. Don’t forget a little thing called a casting call. I have all these actors/actresses at the tip of my fingers. When big names say they looked but couldn’t find an actor or actress of a certain background I don’t buy it.
Posted on: Nov 30, 2012 at 12:02 AM
- dragonfiretwistedwire likes this
- lumillen likes this
- alexdesir reblogged this from tequieromicorazon
- core-win likes this
- tropicalfruitbabe reblogged this from tequieromicorazon
- specialkchocolateydelight reblogged this from tequieromicorazon
- tequieromicorazon reblogged this from peaceloveandafropuffs
- destr-ya likes this
- listen-up-bitchcakes reblogged this from shut-up-teen-wolf-fandom
- mathemagicaltreecat likes this
- thespokesman reblogged this from doomburger
- thespokesman likes this
- doomburger reblogged this from bayaningbituon
- lordbyronsbloomers reblogged this from bayaningbituon
- bayaningbituon reblogged this from dangercupcakemurdericing
- thelouringlady reblogged this from peaceloveandafropuffs
- com-pound likes this
- tiny-tree likes this
- khaleesinymeria reblogged this from renamok
- theblasphemouscontessa reblogged this from justjaybaby
- chrryblssmninja likes this
- professorwolfjwolf reblogged this from kuwatakazuichi
- oranges8hands likes this
- panaghiotis223 reblogged this from peaceloveandafropuffs
- trek-boldly reblogged this from irresistible-revolution
- notbrianna reblogged this from kuwatakazuichi
- sakuyoslaugh likes this
- waytogowonderwhore likes this
- evie-winter likes this
- googleberryitis reblogged this from irresistible-revolution
- cryneshina likes this
- helenorvana reblogged this from what-ladybird
- freakingdork reblogged this from avferreira
- peaceloveandafropuffs reblogged this from cantaby
- tempestine likes this
- thehighfunctioningsociopath likes this
- selfihateyouithink reblogged this from justjasper
- selfihateyouithink likes this
- yeahcapes reblogged this from justjasper
- thuslynope likes this
- kaitism reblogged this from justjasper
- imrieldelacourcel reblogged this from justjasper
- avferreira reblogged this from justjasper
- gay-slowpoke reblogged this from justjasper
- gay-slowpoke likes this
- emotionalfriend reblogged this from justjasper
- fangxapple likes this
- thesuperario likes this
- justjasper reblogged this from dangercupcakemurdericing