This episode’s guest on Hometown to Hollywood is casting director Suzanne Goddard-Smythe.



Suzanne casts roles for TV, film, and stage.

She is best known for casting The Game, Warehouse 13, and Girlfriends. She currently casts Liv and Maddie, KC Undercover, and School of Rock.

In our conversation we discuss the differences in auditioning/casting for single-camera vs. multi-camera work, the difference between casting for series regulars vs. guest stars, special advice for self-taped auditions, and MUCH more.

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