What is it that takes casting to that next level, where the synergy of the actors together actually defines the project, and helps it to transcend? Two iconic casting directors whose individual signature is always recognizable — Avy Kaufman and Kelly Valentine Hendry — discuss their casting process for two recent projects, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom and Bridgerton, respectively. The moderation will be taken over talent agent Caprice Crawford.

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