Friday June 21: The Alchemy of Producing and Casting – Andy Walker

Andy Walker has produced hundreds of hours of Australia’s most popular television series and he continues to be one of the busiest television drama and narrative comedy producers around.  He’s currently producing the much-anticipated Wonderland in Sydney, having just completed Mr & Mrs Murder.

Prior to that, Andy produced the hit series A Moody ChristmasLaidWoodley, and Judith Lucy’s Spiritual Journey as well as three seasons of the award winning, cutting-edge drama series Satisfaction for Showtime.
Alongside his producing knack, Andy has developed a fascination and skill for casting.

This session will explore the role of the casting director, the process of managing auditions and the variables in negotiating with acting talent.

Guest: Andy WalkerProducer & Casting

Friday on My Mind is a FREE weekly 1-hour interview series hosted by Sandra Sdraulig AM (former CEO of Film Victoria, Director of MIFF) held every Friday @ 5.00pm with the best directors, writers, producers, actors and industry professionals.

Join us in welcoming Andy Walker in Studio 1 at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image