RUXX is a modern drama about relationships and the young generation in Romania, living in a country caught between the past and the future. The series focuses on the titular character, Ruxx (Raluca Aprodu), who tries to balance her demanding career with the other priorities of her life: supporting her family financially and having a […]
Watch me answering Ciprian Gavriliu’s questions about the film industry in Romania and abroad, about casting in general and about myself as a casting director. I hope you’ll like it!
The Venice Film Festival has recently unveiled the lineup for the 2020 edition and I am very proud that “The World to Come”, a project I really enjoyed being part of, is on the list. The movie tells the story of two neighboring couples somewhere along the mid 19th century American East Coast frontier, and all the challenges they […]
I am very proud to announce that “The Parallel State” / “Statul paralel” short, written and directed by Octav Chelaru will be part of the Pardi di domani Official Competition at the Locarno Film Festival. The short presents the story of Dan, a young security specialist that receives an ominous phone call from a high- profile client […]
Isolation can be very productive, don’t you think? That’s why I decided to do some live Q&A sessions with actors. Just this Friday I had 3 sessions with about 50 actors and I (hopefully) got to clear all doubts about what a self tape should be, how it should be filmed, what directors are looking […]
You thought you’ve seen it all? You have no idea what awaits you in the third season of Vlad. The fight for power continues and the weakest will be eliminated. The stakes are huge and only those who are one step ahead will survive. Actors like Adrian Titieni, Manuela Harabor, Raluca Aprodu, and Tudor Chirila […]
SHOOTING STARS is a prestigious program, taking place in Berlin each year. Young actors from all over Europe are nominated by the members of EFP(European Film Promotion) to take part in it. Two major casting associations (The International Casting Directors Network and The Casting Society of America), along with Spotlight are helping the Actors Industry […]
Thank you, guys, for the invitation at “BeFM de dimineata!”. It was a pleasure for me to talk about the “Shadows” (n.a Umbre) and other future projects with Bogdan (n.a Mirica). If you want to find out more on how the series got so successful and I do my (casting) part in a movie, have […]
After directing box office hits like The Expendables and Casino Royale, Martin Campbell decided it was about time he visited Romania for his latest movie, The Asset. The script was written by Richard Wenk, who you might know for The Equalizer: two rival assassins (Maggie Q and Michael Keaton), always competing for contracts must form […]
You know me, I love arts, I love good acting and emotions. Born in 2016, the InLight Theater Festival brings together the independent theater schools productions, celebrating their passion for drama. ITF 2019 took place in December at the Unteatru and I’m honored to say that I’ve been part of the jury, along with Mihai […]
Thank you, Cristina Bazavan, for a wonderful article, for your time and for your passion! Dear actor, You are the master of your own destiny, if you don’t play, you don’t win! Be dedicated, be present and be you! Read more on Cristina’s blog.
Subtitle Festival started in Kilkenny on November 25. A week of European film with one of the largest gatherings of casting directors and actors all in one city. This year Stefan Iancu won the Best Newcomer award at the Subtitle Film Festival 2019. He played in the feature film One Step Behind the Seraphim by […]