Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Where Do The Casting Opportunities Come From?

    A. Since we have many relationships with individuals and productions companies our leads come
    from a huge pool of entertainment outlets. We also review every casting opportunity 
    post before it is made live to guarantee accuracy.
  2. Do I need to post a profile w/pictures and data in order to see the leads in the system ?

  3. A. No , posting a profile is completely optional

  4. Can you tell me when _____ is casting?

  5. A. We normally only find out a couple of hours before the casting call is posted to the system.

  6. What happens if my photos are not uploading?

  7. A. Your photos may be too large, try resizing them utilizing 1 of many free online photo resizing programs.

  8. How do I update my profile?

  9. A. Log into and go to the My Characteristics Icon

  10. How do I change my password on my account?
  11. A.  Log in using your regular password. Once in the member control panel click on the lock icon on that says Change Password

  12. Do I need to be attractive to get casted?

  13. A. No,if you haven’t noticed already the entertainment world is filled with “character actors”. These are actors and actresses who are not designed to be attractive but to portray reality.

  14. What format do the photos have to be in? Are their limits to size?

  15. A. Make sure the pictures are in JPEG format, 600K or under, and try not to exceed 600x600 pixels.

  16. How many photos can I upload on my profile?

  17. A. Most people are uploading around 6 photos.

  18. What happens if I have a technical issue with the site?

  19. A. Feel free to email us at

  20. How can I submit a question or contact the staff at Casting-Spot?
  21. A. Email us at or call (800)863-5963 and Press Option 4

  22. Does Casting-Spot have casting tips?

  23. A. Yes, read the Member Guide section of our site which is updated on a weekly basis, we interview casting directors, current actors, talent scouts and producers for inside tips..

  24. Do I need experience?

  25. A. No, our casting directors are always looking for new faces.