TULSA FILM MIXER + PANEL SERIES: A CONVERSATION WITH HOLLYWOOD CASTING DIRECTOR TRICIA WOOD
INTERVIEW / 60 mins.
MODERATED BY WENDY ROBERTS-GARRETT
INFO: The second TULSA FILM MIXER + PANEL SERIES during the 3rd Tulsa American Film Festival is a Saturday morning brunch and conversation with Casting Director, Tricia Wood (La La Land, American Pastoral and Disturbia.)
Tricia Wood started her casting career as an intern in 1993 in the Features Casting Department at Paramount Pictures Studio under her mentor and then Sr. VP of Casting, Deborah Aquila. During the next three years Tricia continued her casting education in the Features Casting department, moving up from Casting Assistant to Casting Associate. After a brief period of working in production, Tricia reunited with Deborah Aquila in 1999 as an independent casting team. After several years as a successful independent casting company, in 2014 Aquila Wood Casting joined Lionsgate Entertainment as their in-house casting department. Born and raised in Oklahoma, Tricia is a member of the Seneca-Cayuga Nation and Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma. She studied Architecture at Oklahoma State University before moving to Los Angeles to pursue a career in Film. She is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
Help us welcome Tricia and enjoy brunch on Tulsa American Film Festival and Tulsa FMAC in the Circle Cinema lobby.
FREE and open to the public.