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#113 Wanna be a TV Host? Casting Director Sean De Simone Tell-All Interview Brian Breaks Character

    • Performing Arts

Ever thought about TV Hosting? 📺
Whether you dream of being the next Oprah, Tom Bergeron or Kelly Ripa, or just want to add TV Hosting to your repertoire of skills, on today's show, Hosting Casting Director Extraordinaire, Sean De Simone gives us a masterclass! 👨🏾‍🎓👩🏻‍🎓🧑🏽‍🎓

👉 Sean comes with an incredible pedigree – he's cast for the crème de la crème of networks: A&E, BET, Bravo, OWN, Nat Geo, HGTV, QVC (...just to name a few of the crèmes). 💅🏻

And today's episode is as close as you'll ever get without actually being in the room with him when he's casting the biggest jobs. 🤯
Sean has seen it all (and then some!)... From iconic auditions to cringe-worthy ones and on this episode he tells you exactly what works and what doesn't. 😱
THE MUST-LISTEN TAKEAWAYS BEFORE YOU ATTEND YOUR NEXT HOSTING AUDITION:
🤔 What exactly does “have personality” mean in a casting breakdown?
😳 How the idea of a traditional host doesn’t exist anymore (and can hold you back in your auditions 
🙀 The 2️⃣ things every host MUST be able to do in order to be successful (FYI these are deal breakers!) 
Thank you for tuning in to this episode of Brian Breaks Character!
If you loved this episode, please subscribe and leave an honest review. Your review helps boost the show and gives us the chance to help more creatives get out of suffering for their art and into action. Be sure to leave your IG handle when you do so I can send a VIP episode to say thank you.
 
CONNECT WITH SEAN
Instagram
https://www.instagram.com/sean_desimone_casting/
Website
https://seandesimonecasting.com/
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/groups/27758285862/
Email
sean@seandesimonecasting.com
 
Subscribe To The Podcast
https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1570747490
 
Watch The Uncut Behind-the-scenes Video Of This Episode On YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/brianpatacca
 
Grab 23 Real Ways To Get Good Auditions Here: 
https://www.supersneakyauditions.com
 
Follow Me On Instagram For A First-look At Our Guests And Upcoming Episodes!
https://www.instagram.com/briansaysthat
 
Episode Transcript
https://brianbreakscharacter.s3.us-west-2.amazonaws.com/Ep.+113+-+Wanna+Be+a+TV+Host_+Casting+Director+Sean+De+Simone+Tell-All+Interview+-+Transcript.pdf 
 

Ever thought about TV Hosting? 📺
Whether you dream of being the next Oprah, Tom Bergeron or Kelly Ripa, or just want to add TV Hosting to your repertoire of skills, on today's show, Hosting Casting Director Extraordinaire, Sean De Simone gives us a masterclass! 👨🏾‍🎓👩🏻‍🎓🧑🏽‍🎓

👉 Sean comes with an incredible pedigree – he's cast for the crème de la crème of networks: A&E, BET, Bravo, OWN, Nat Geo, HGTV, QVC (...just to name a few of the crèmes). 💅🏻

And today's episode is as close as you'll ever get without actually being in the room with him when he's casting the biggest jobs. 🤯
Sean has seen it all (and then some!)... From iconic auditions to cringe-worthy ones and on this episode he tells you exactly what works and what doesn't. 😱
THE MUST-LISTEN TAKEAWAYS BEFORE YOU ATTEND YOUR NEXT HOSTING AUDITION:
🤔 What exactly does “have personality” mean in a casting breakdown?
😳 How the idea of a traditional host doesn’t exist anymore (and can hold you back in your auditions 
🙀 The 2️⃣ things every host MUST be able to do in order to be successful (FYI these are deal breakers!) 
Thank you for tuning in to this episode of Brian Breaks Character!
If you loved this episode, please subscribe and leave an honest review. Your review helps boost the show and gives us the chance to help more creatives get out of suffering for their art and into action. Be sure to leave your IG handle when you do so I can send a VIP episode to say thank you.
 
CONNECT WITH SEAN
Instagram
https://www.instagram.com/sean_desimone_casting/
Website
https://seandesimonecasting.com/
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/groups/27758285862/
Email
sean@seandesimonecasting.com
 
Subscribe To The Podcast
https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1570747490
 
Watch The Uncut Behind-the-scenes Video Of This Episode On YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/brianpatacca
 
Grab 23 Real Ways To Get Good Auditions Here: 
https://www.supersneakyauditions.com
 
Follow Me On Instagram For A First-look At Our Guests And Upcoming Episodes!
https://www.instagram.com/briansaysthat
 
Episode Transcript
https://brianbreakscharacter.s3.us-west-2.amazonaws.com/Ep.+113+-+Wanna+Be+a+TV+Host_+Casting+Director+Sean+De+Simone+Tell-All+Interview+-+Transcript.pdf 
 

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