Casting With Margery Simkin

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Please note that the date of this event has changed to Thursday 21st of February.

Hosted by Maureen Hughes

Margery Simkin has cast such films as Beverley Hills Cop, Top Gun, Brazil, Field of Dreams, Twelve Monkeys, Erin Brockovich, Marley & Me, Avatar and the upcoming Pacific Rim (directed by Guillermo Del Toro) and Beautiful Creatures.

In the course of her career she has given early opportunities/starts to such actors as Tom Cruise, Laura Dern, Kevin Bacon, Robert Downey Jr, Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Queen Latifah, Natalie Portman and Sam Worthington.

Based in Los Angeles, Ms Simkin has had the privilege of working with many great directors including Terry Gilliam, Frank Oz, Danny DeVito, David Frankel, James Cameron and Richard LaGravenese.