Definition of casting director in English:

casting director

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  • The person responsible for assigning roles in a film or play.
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    • The fact that he's working with an exceptional cast mitigates his seeming ineffectualness, but I wonder if he's not a better casting director than theatrical director.
    • It's a nightmare role for casting directors and actors, because nobody can possibly live up to the ideal.
    • It's funny how some actors suggest themselves to casting directors for certain roles.

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