casting

Paige Barr is a Casting Director specializing in real people casting. Although her expertise and talent lies in real people casting for TV commercials, TV campaigns, print campaigns and reality TV. She also has much experience casting actors in commercials and independent films. The most recent independent film she cast can be seen at the Sundance Film Festival this fall. 'Casting is a unique challenge and I love leaving no stone unturned to find the right person for your project. In these economic times I also try to fit into every budget'


Paige Barr Casting - New York, NY

DiscoveryID: Redrum, Oppenheimer Manhattan Project JV8inc.com: NARS, Xbox, Anthropology, Target, Slice, LizClaiborne Spaceman Media: Super Amazing Innovations, Twisted Reality, Magic Moments Indi-Short Films: You Are?, HIP Priest, I am a Fat Cat, Romantic Comedy with a Bad Title Atlantic Weekly: Euro, H & M-Post Studio Vanessa Beecroft Photography: Shinsegae David Foster Photography: New Balance ‘Real runners’ & lifestyle models RJH Casting: Acuvue Moxie Pictures: Washington Mutual Independent Media: ‘Dasani’ Charles Rosen Casting: ‘Real Barbers’ for Pro-Line, Wal-mart, Sprint, Slelect Comfort, Aleve New Yorkcasting: Tabatha's Salon Takeover, Season #2 FUSE TV with Zig Zag Productions: ‘REDEMTION SONG’ Office Max: Surprise

Strickman-Ripps Casting - New York, NY
Casting Director, (freelance) May 2004 - Present

Casting for numerous ‘Real People’ Campaigns as well as Studio Casting. Experience: Street Casting with follow up interviewing. Clients include: Dove, Roomba, Nutra Air by Lysol, Ridd-x, Suave, Mercedes Benz, Lantis, McDonald’s, Clearasil, Differin, Sprint, GoRed, Listerine, ‘Truth’ PSA, Scotts, Intell, Aol, Kleenex, Sensodine, Acuvue, Alli, Volkswagen, Ritz, Net10, PearVision, IPhone, Degree, NY Lottery, Sears, V8, Maxwell House, Advil, Predaxa, State Farm

Lion TV - New York, NY
Casting Associate

Discovery Channel ’06 & 07’ ‘Cash Cab2’’Cash Cab3’

House Productions Casting - New York, NY

Street Casting as well as Studio: Campaigns/Clients include - Elliot Spitzer, Verizon, Sprite:, Toll House Cookies, CA, WTC PSA, Fosamax, Domino's, Volvo, Jiffi-loo, Dawn, Macy's

Diverse Productions for TLC - New York, NY
Casting Associate Producer: September 05- November 05

Casting families for Shalom in the Home

Banyan Productions for TLC - New York, NY
Casting Director: June 13 - July 05

Studio Casting - Hosts for Chat Show Married Couples

True Entertainment For A & E - New York, NY
Casting Director: December 04 - February 05

Casting for ‘Single Again’ for A & E. Street Casting in Metro Area: including NJ & CT casting couples wishing to work out differences.

Max Curious Productions - New York, NY
VP/Marketing/Creative/Casting: June-2002 - Present

Casting for individual projects, talent and voice over talent NYC documentary - interviewing women obsessed with shoes Object of Desire: The Shoe Maintain client base, Marketing to gain new client relationships, Oversee production.

Venus and Lola Productions - New York, NY
President Creative Director/Producer/Casting: January 2001-Present

Casting entire film 35 + characters. Produced Venus and Lola: Behind the Phenomenon

EDUCATION

University of Virginia Charlottesville, VA
Bachelor's Degree in Arts and Sciences, 1996 - Dean's List

SKILLS/INTERESTS

Strong interpersonal skills. Studio and Street Casting. Ability to work well under demanding conditions. Experienced in computer operation including, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook.