* CASTING DIRECTOR*
Started out in the entertainment industry as a young teen acting, dancing and singing on Stage, Film, Music Videos and TV. Branched out into casting on the Feature Film"Fatal Beauty". Went on to cast principle’s and extra’s in many major Feature Films and Television Shows, Commercials and Music Videos, including "Reservoir Dogs", "Nightmare on Elm Street", "Lawnmower Man" , "Dark Man", "Heathers" , Pump Up The Volume, TV Series "Tales From the Crypt", Ben Gay , Bartells & Jaymes & Diet Coke Commercials. Worked with many illustrious director’s, Quentin Tarantino, Sam Raimi, Reny Harlin, Tom Holland, Robert Townsend, Jack Sholder, Charles Martin Smith, Nick Castle,Julie Brown, Brett Leonard, Penelope Spherris to name a few….
Currently the Casting Director on " PENELOPE IN THE TREEHOUSE" a Modern Day Fairy Tale for a MAJOR NETWORK with and EMMY & OSCAR award winning production team
Acting Coach for the Young Actors on the Critically Acclaimed Emmy Nominated TV Series "VIKINGS " on History Channel.
Directed Multiple Promos for Disney Junior on the Disney Channel!
Casting Director for the Child Actors on the Hit Crime Reenactment series for Investigation Discovery on Discovery Network "Blood Relatives" & "Deadly Intent" and a Pilot for TLC
Board of Directors for the Non Profit ARTISTIC DREAMS FOUNDATION...The Artistic Dreams Foundation is a NON PROFIT Organization that was inspired to help Young Performers..Actors ..Dancers ...Singers with Hardships Achieve their Dreams.
Acting Coach for Series Regulars On DISNEY & NICKELODEON Hit Shows- LIV & MADDIE, GIRL MEETS WORLD, KC UNDERCOVER MECH-X4 , & LAB RATS THUNDERMANS INCREDIBLE DUDAS !!!!!!!!
Recent Casting Credits Include Penelope in the Treehouse for The Disney Channel, Murder Among Friends for Discovery ID, Sunnyville Heights ,Disney Jr. Princess Week... 7 Mini Movies..."A Tree called Life " "Twisted Fate" .IGB, "BCBG" Holiday Campaign "Blood Relatives" for Discovery ID..Kids Casting Season 2 3 & 4 &5"Benny Picasso Short" "Well Rounded Man Pilot ","I Know You Love Me", Short, "Going Going Gone",Short, Kid Rock Musics Videos , Happy New Year" & "Coochie Galore" "Fergus & Cripsy", Web Series "Nightlight", "Abi Ann " Music Video Daydream "Trapped", "Chaya's Violin", " See the Girls Dance" Directed by Jenn Lewis . Best Ink, Bunim Murray Productions for Oxygen Network, Complex Magazine Cover Shoot w/Justin Bieber & Treats Magazine , Fashion Editorial , Photographed by the World Renown Tony Kelly, "Jody's Bra" Written & Directed by Janine Sides & Produced by Jenn Lewis & Ian Ward Guiness Beer Commercial , Directed by Mike Tounian," How to Change the World", Directed by Yili Lee. "Atelvia" Commercial..Directed by Ariel Danziger , "Your So Pony", Music Video by Beth Thornley , Directed by Liz Manashil, "Brainstorm - Celebrate" Music Video for Disney Recording Artist Mitchel Musso "Dream Fight"Directed by Daniela Goggelina, Puzzleworks Films, Auf und Davon" for Vox TV, Directed by Martin Rost, "Spring of Summer", Directed by Award Winning Director Suzi Yoonessi, "Amy Alyson Fans", Directed by Jonathan Bowen,"Family Traditions", Directed by Carl Flood. "Super Zero", Directed by Nick Bertelsen. KIA Industrial For IMUS Comunications in 3D, Emmy Award winning USC Grad Film Zombo, Directed by Alberto Belli, McDonalds, Anchor Blue Clothing, Multiple Festival Award Winning "Another Life", Directed by Nate Ruegger, and "Lying Right Here, Winner of HollyShorts Film Festival Audience Choice Award, Directed by Chad Knutsen.
Gained International recognition appearing on the German Hit Reality Show "Auf und Davon" for Vox TV. Also Featured in the Award Winning Documentary "Hollywood Complex".Recently was invited to be part of an distinguished panel of casting directors at the LA Film Short's Festival In Hollywood and also participated in the Iraq Star Celebrity " Troops Cup " Golf Tournament and “Night of Honor” fundraisers. Judge for the Nationwide PTA Reflections Arts Contest in the Category of Choreography & Film Production.
Recent Choreography and Dance Casting Credits , "Sheldon Remains", Directed by Corbin Frost, College Emmy Winning," The Maiden & the Princess" directed by Ali Scher,The Fabulous Thunderbirds Video for the Movie Cocktail,Boris & Natasha the Movie, Tap with Gregory Hines., MC Hammer, "Too Legit Too Quit", E.U," Livin' Large" & Levert Music Videos, Lambada The Forbidden Dance, Boris & Natasha and Basic Values for HBO and many more ...
Directed and Produced a Children's Theatre Variety Show for 10 years...Worked with hundreds of talented kids including Taylor Lautner, Eric Secharia, Lily Javaherpour, Annaka Vong and Arianalynn Zari in an elaborate Musical Production.
Highly Respected & In Demand Private Acting Coach for Select Auditioning & Working Actors of all Ages but Specializing in Kids Tweens & Teens!!!.. Commercial and Theatrical Techniques.. Voice Over....Comedy and Drama... Great with Disney & All Kids Network Prep ..... ON SET COACHING TOO .... Trained in the Uta Hagen Method..Strong Theatre Background...Brings out the Natural YOU..Great at Building the Confidence you need to book that JOB!!! Face to Face or Online Via Skype
My greatest accomplishment is being mom to an amazingly talented 19 year old ,6'6 1/2 size 15 shoe wearing, College Basketball player named Hunter that worked as an actor until the ripe old age of 7 when he retired to pursue his dreams of becoming an NBA player.
Highly motivated…hard worker….perfectionist…..gets the job done quickly, efficiently and always with a smile and a sense of humor!
Looking forward to working with you soon!!!!!!
For Casting ... Choreography ...... or for Private Coaching Availability Please Contact Cheryl Faye @
** Classes/coaching sessions are educational and not a promise or guarantee of employment and even though taught by a Casting Director, should never be thought of as a paid audition