Anti-Workshop with Casting Director Karina Walters
An evening of relaxed and open conversation with one of the nicest and most welcoming casting directors in the business, Karina Walters. The goal of the evening is to enlighten actors to the internal workings of the casting process and to break down walls of an "us" and a "them."
Karina Walters is a proud member of the Casting Society of America (CSA) and has over 11 years of casting experience. She has been working as a full Casting Director since 2012, sometimes as a solo CD, sometimes co-casting with other CDs and for several years, as CD partner in Mockrin/Walters Casting. Prior to that, she was a Casting Associate, honing her craft with some of the top Casting Directors in the business.
Karina has worked on a wide variety of formats, including over 15 TV shows and pilots. Television series experience includes seasons 2 and 3 of Lifetime’s critically acclaimed “UnREAL” and season 2 of BBC America’s “Dirk Gently’s Holisitic Detective Agency,” as well as “Your Pretty Face is Going to Hell” (Adult Swim), “The Straight Out Report” (Logo), “Burn Notice” (USA), “The Good Guys” (Fox), “The Shield” (FX) and “The Riches” (FX), among others. Television pilot experience includes “White Famous,” (Showtime), “Mad Dogs” (Amazon), “Last Resort” (ABC), “Green Bench” (Adult Swim), “Watching the Wilsons” (MTV) and “Awkward” (MTV), among others. Film experience includes independent features “Frozen Peas,” “Magnum Opus,” “Loaded,” “Bar America,” “North Blvd.,” “Oliver, Stoned.” and “The Sand,” as well as studio features “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2: Out of the Shadows” (Paramount) and “The Watch” (20th Century Fox). She has also cast several award-winning short films and web series.
In 2013, she received a shared nomination for an Artios award for Outstanding Achievement in Casting-Big Budget Feature-Comedy for THE WATCH featuring Ben Stiller, Jonah Hill, Vince Vaughn, and Will Forte.
Additional details and a complete listing of credits can be found on her resume or on imdb.com