Casting is one of the most important process to filmmaking or creating content. Audiences follow actors and their every nuance in this digital world.
Smarter Move Talent, a production company based in Youngstown, OH
We dive into our projects and thrive in providing the best outcome for all of our clients. Our collaborations with Influencers, artists, brands, TV/Film production companies are a new and dynamic way of marketing for have enabled us to create a national database for talent from the West Coast to the East Coast. We have worked with new and established actors. We can create or improve your viewership. We are here for all of your project casting needs. Check out our Blog for Casting Notices.
Cindy Castro DiRusso
Cindy Castro DiRusso is a Producer and Casting Director for TV and independent films. After casting a #1 hit for Chef Gordon Ramsay, Kitchen Nightmares, she is now the President and Owner of Smarter Move Talent. Her first digital show named “Meatheads” climbed to #1 on iTunes’ Short Films category. She helped produce a new documentary, The Con, which has won several Addy Awards in 2019. Other projects, such as, Apathetic Epidemic, have garnered film festival awards.
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Feature films, Among the Ashes and 223 Wick will be released later this year. Both are suspenseful thrillers, starring Denise Richards, Richard Gunn, Ileana Almaguir and Sergio Myers II and Jack Dimich (respectively).
From original productions, casting, red carpets promotions, and custom brand campaigns...we have covered it all. Casting the infamous "Amy's Baking Company" for Kitchen Nightmares, made record breaking views for Chef Gordon Ramsay. Movie premieres use Influencers to get the "word out" for upcoming releases. We shattered views on Facebook for "Don't Breathe" at a whopping 3.5 million views. We created and partnered with Crypt TV to create original horror skits while the movie reached #1 in the Box Office. The social media campaign was a success. Another original production we shot in Los Angeles, CA was "Meatheads" that shot to #1 on iTunes featuring an all-star Vine.co cast.
Our Award-winning documentary, The Con, was released on limited theatrical and now on Amazon Prime. Worst. Christmas. Ever. released in 2021 can be viewed on Peacock TV, Tubi, Prime, Apple and other AVOD.