State Capitol 4th Street

Louisiana Film Industry Anchorlinks
Louisiana Sunshine


Magazines and Newspapers

Louisiana Film and Video Magazine

Louisiana Production Index

Kevin Barraco, Micah Haley - Scene Louisiana Magazine

Reel NOLA Magazine!home/mainPage

Steve Sabludowski

Baton Rouge Film Commission-

OZ LA Film Directory, Kelly Ballard

Christopher Moore's Filming Louisiana Magazine

Ed and Sue Poole, Hollywood On The Bayou

Blogs and Interactive Websites

Louisiana Dept. of Economic Development Office of Entertainment-Louisiana Entertainment
Louisiana Entertainment-Twittter

Louisiana Independent Film Network

Filming Louisiana Blog

Dr. Melissa Caudle - On the Lot Productions - Dr. Mel's Blog

Cheryl Wicker, Christian Movie Connect

Stanley B. Gill, HollywoodSouth Blog

Ben Balser, Louisiana Cajun Cutters-Final Cut Pro User Groups

Andrei Constantinescu - Legacy Casting Legacy Blog

James Bearb, Hollywood South Casting Database

Louisiana Movies Blog Spot,Shreveport, LA

Creative Louisiana-Tina Roth Eisenberg

Dr. Mel Caudle - Dr. Mel's Blog

Facebook Pages, Groups and Links

Louisiana Film and Entertainment Association (LFEA) Facebook Page

Brotherhood of Filmmakers Facebook Page

CreateLouisiana Facebook Page

Facebook The Holding Tent-Jennifer Culicchia and Bill Rainey!/groups/120921508004539/
The Holding Tent-Discussion-Jennifer Culicchia and Bill Rainey

Facebook Casting Carpool!/groups/210316442321373/

Extras Holding Area - Jennifer Landry!/groups/203610283041413/

NOLAWood 101.5/12 Movie Stars Facebook Page - Michelle Torres!/groups/NolaWoodMovieStars/

Cheryl Wicker - Premier1 Casting Facebook Page

Central Casting Louisiana Facebook:

Batherson Casting Facebook:

Coulon Casting Facebook:

Caballero Casting Facebook:

Facebook Louisiana Film Industry Meetups News and Announcements

Louisiana Entertainment-Facebook!/louisianaentertainment

Cheryl Wicker, Christian Movie Connect!/ChristianMovieConnect

Yahoo Groups

Yahoo GulfSouthActors

Yahoo Louisiana Film

Yahoo Shreveport Actors Hub

Monroe LA ActingNetwork, Becky Holloway

Yahoo AuditionNewOrleans



Studios, Soundstages, Production Companies

Celtic Media Center/Raleigh Studios, Baton Rouge, LA

DigitalCinemaStudio/University of New Orleans/NIMS-800 Distributors Row, Harahan

2nd Line Soundstages, New Orleans-Kevin Murphy

Louisiana Media Productions

Louisiana Immersive Technology Enterprise (LITE), Lafayette, LA

9th Ward Studios, New Orleans

New Orleans Motion Picture Studios - Tom Conrad and Will Barron

Aaron Williams, Digital Media Production House

Dr. Mel Caudle (Dr. Mel) - On The Lot Productions

Starlight Studios

Louisiana Film Resources - Shanna Forrestall

New Orleans Center for Creative Arts

Casting/Extras Casting
My Casting File

Robin Batherson - Batherson Casting

Liz Coulon - Coulon Casting
Extras To apply join Liz Coulon's CastLouisianaDatabase
To Register with Coulon Casting:

Central Casting - Louisiana, New Orleans

RPM Casting - Meagan Lewis

Tulane University Film School Casting

Wendy Talazac-Talazac Castings

Ryan Glorioso - Glorioso Casting
Glorioso Casting Website:
To Register with Glorioso Casting:

Andrei Constantinescu - Legacy Casting
To Register with Legacy Casting:

Brinkley Maginnis - BAM Casting

Brent Caballero and Hank Langlois's Redflix Casting
To Register with Caballero and Redflix Casting:

New Life Casting-New Orleans and Atlanta

Mae Chapman-Chapman Casting Company

Justin Thomas Coulter - The Casting Office

James Bearb, Hollywood South Casting Company

Ms. Tommye Myrick-Ms. T, Proclaim Talent Agency

Talent Agents
Brenda Netzberger, Open Range Management, Baton Rouge, LA

Dr. Becky Hale, Hale Talent, Metairie, LA

Anne Massey and Lee Myers McKenzie, Fameagency, Metairie, LA

Tabitha Huffman, Erin Guidry, and Charity Fincher, Trinity Talent, Alexandria and Pineville, LA and Atlanta, GA

The People Store

George and Dawn Landrum, Landrum Arts, Shreveport and Bossier City, LA

Jeffrey Nightbyrd, Acclaim, New Orleans, LA and Austin, TX

Carol Bloodworth, Fruition Talent & Media, Inc.

Del Corral Talent

Jessica O'Day Agency, Jessica O'Day and Matt Sanders, New Orleans, LA

Lisa Fuller-Actors Choice Talent Agency< New Orleans, LA

Larry Turner

Christian Stokes, New Orleans Agent for Heyman Talent Artists Agency

Professional Models and Talent Agency-PMT Agency, LLC

Kellie Cason Griffin, Cason Select, Shreveport, LA

AVA Talent

Ms. Tommye Myrick-Ms. T, Proclaim Talent Agency, New Orleans, LA

Robyn Schmitt, Victor's International Model & Talent Management

Izon Model and Talent, Pensacola, Florida-Rebecca Hamilton Taylor and Lisa P. Robinson-(represents Talent from Pensacola to New Orleans).
New Orleans Telephone: 504-655-9221

Liz Atherson, Atherton Group (TAG) Talent Agency, New Orleans, LA


The New Orleans Voice Agency-Stephen James


Shervisa Sullivan, Lavie' Couture Model & Talent Agency, LLC

Schools, Universities, Classes, Training, and Workshops
Behind and In Front of the Camera

University of New Orleans-Department of Film, Theatre, and Communications Arts
Director Hamp Overton, UNO Campus, Performing Arts Center 307, 2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, LA 70148 email: 504-280-7214
Film Arts
BA Degree in Film Arts option
Graduate Masters Degree in Film Production
Theatre Arts
BA Degree in Theater Arts option
Masters of Fine Arts in Theatre Performance and Directing
STUDIO-NIMS Center, 800 Distributors Row, Harahan, LA 70123

Behind the Camera

Carol Bidault - MediaFusion Entertainment, LLC (
Financing and Distribution of Independent Feature Films / Festival and Media Events

The Cool Cooperative, Felicia Stallard

Larry Powell and Peggy Byers, Bossier City Community College, 6220 E Texas Street, Bossier City, LA 71111
BPCC Drama Program

La Film Workshops-Chuck Bush

The Echelon Center-Monica Butler

Aaron Williams, Louisiana Arts and Entertainment

Emerald Bayou Studios-Linda Thurman & Marquetta Cheeks

Jumonville Louisiana Technical College Film Production Class, New Roads, LA, Marquetta Cheeks & Linda Thurman

Nunez Community College, Chalmette, LA

NOVAC-New Orleans Video Access Center-New Orleans

NOVAC-New Orleans Video Access Center-Baton Rouge

NOCCA-New Orleans Center for Creative Arts

Peter Ranzino-Learning Sciences Corporation
Celtic Media Centre, 10000 Celtic drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70809
225-761-4005, email:

Ben Balser Media Production Specialist-Apple Certified Master Training Classes, Media Management for Editors Class, Craft of Editing Classes, Final Cut Pro Classes
Final Cut Pro University Classes

Ralph Horn Set Dressing Workshops

Mississippi Pearl River Community College

In Front of the Camera

Veleka Gray, The Actors Alliance On Camera Film Study/Showcases for Agents and Filmmakers
Classes in Covington, Metairie, and Baton Rouge, LA

Dr. Lorrie Hull, Ph.D-Workshop and Classes in Metairie, LA

Jerry Katz, The Ivanna Chubbuck Technique, Katz Acting Joint, New Orleans, LA,
Telephone: 225-614-6601

Jaqueline Fleming's Jaqs Acting Studio, Metairie, LA

Debby Gaudet's Young Screen Actors TV and Film Intensive Training
Telephone: 504-613-7346

Florence Young, New Orleans Actors Lab

Mary Thoma, The Art & Soul of Acting-Shreveport, LA
Telephone: 318-465-5374

Jennifer Schemke-Dauphine Rose Acting and Improv Studio-New Orleans, LA

Daniel Dupont-Acting Coaching/Management Training for Film and Television
Telephone: 504-722-2229

Billy Slaughter-Panta Rei Productions-John Robert Powers and Own Workshops-Private Coaching-New Orleans, LA

Matthew Dickens, Producer, Director, Ongoing Workshops

Aaron Williams, Louisiana Arts and Entertainment

Louisina State University (LSU) Baton Rouge
LSU Performing Arts Academy
LSU's College of Music and Dramatic Arts(including Film and TV)
LSU's Swine Palace

Baton Rouge Little Theater

Gary Smith, Movie Extra 101
His Book: Movie Extra 101 Book

Jessica Pettyjohn Photography - Headshots 101

In the Parish School Systems

Baton Rouge Center for Performing Arts-Baton Rouge, LA

Baton Rouge High School

South Highlands Elementary-Shreveport, LA

Lusher Charter School (k-12)-Tulane University, New Orleans


The Voice Doctor: Speech and Singing Voice, Dr. Kristin Samuelson (Dr. Sam)
Offers Classes and On Set Voice Coach
6221 So. Claiborne Avenue Suite 554, New Orleans, LA 70125, 917-880-8176


Stephen James-The NOLA Voice Talent Foundation, Inc (a non-profit incorporation)
BiWeekly Classes in New Orleans and Baton Rouge


New Orleans Film Society New Orleans Film Fest, New Orleans, LA

Timecode:NOLA Film Festival, New Orleans, LA

Baton Rouge 3rd Street Film Fest, Baton Rouge, LA

Louisiana International Film Fest, Baton Rouge, LA

Baton Rouge Jewish Film Fest, Baton Rouge, LA

Louisiana International Film Festival

AFM-American Film Market, Los Angeles, CA

Sundance Film Festival, Park City, Utah

Cannes Film Festival-Festival de Cannes, Cannes, France



SAG-AFTRA Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists
Members still log into the old sites to get to their accounts:

IATSIE Makeup Artists & Hair Stylists LOCAL 798 - Louisiana in 7th District)-


Professional Groups

Louisiana Film and Entertainment Association-LFEA-La.Org-Will French, Patrick Mulhearn, Past President, Andre Champagne, Vice President, David Tatman, Registered Agent, Diego Martinez, Lampton Enoch


Internet Movie Data Base

New Orleans Actors Resource Center-Shanda Quintal

The NOLA Voice Talent Foundation, Inc (a non-profit incorporation)-Stephen James

Ben Balser, Louisiana Cajun Cutters-Final Cut Pro User Groups

Film, TV, Theater, Video and Related Industry Meetups

Louisiana Produces Meetup-New Orleans/Shreveport-Wayne Morgan-New Orleans; Robinson Film Center-Alexandyr Kent-Shreveport

Baton Rouge Film & Music Industry Meetup-Susie Labry, Louisiana Sunshine

Louisiana Filmmakers Group Meetup, Producer Veleka Gray

Lafayette Film/TV and Music Industry Meetup Group-Mae Chapman-Jason

Screenwriters Down-South Meetup, Joe

Kyle Ridley, NOLA Shorts Film Meetup

New Orleans Screenwriters Meetup-Lynn Magnuson

The Hurd Casting Network Meetup-Wayne Morgan

New Orleans Actors Meetup - Wayne Morgan

Louisiana Motion Picture and Acting Meetup of Jesus Christ
Christian Meetup for Christian Filmmakers and Actors and Christian Films

Shreveport Film Industry Meetup-Mary Thoma

Shreveport Healthy Actor Meetup - Mary Thoma

Louisiana Young Actors Louisiana Meetup, Sharon Stephens Its Ning:

GOVERNMENT, Film Commissions, Economic Development

Christopher J. Stelly, Economic Development Manager

Donna Pearlmutter Reichman, Baton Rouge Film Commissioner
Telephone: 225-382-3592

Film Shreveport-Bosser - Arlena Acree

Lafayette Entertainment Initiative

Lafeyette Economic Development Authority
Then Search Film

Diane Ducote, Abbeville Film

Lt. Governor Louisiana Cultural Economy Initiative 2004
Update and News of Louisiana Cultural Economy Initiative

Louisiana State Legislature


Hollywood on the Bayou, Ed Poole

Louisiana Film Museum, Jeffrey Guice


NOLA VOICE TALENT, NOLA Voice Talent and Pool, Stephen James

Place Narration, Crystal Place, Crystal Place, Lafayette, La.


Models, Makeup Artists and Photographers Meetup - Jeff Teachworth


Louisiana Music Hall of Fame - Michael Shepherd
Louisiana Songwriters Association
Louisiana Music Hall of Fame-Louisiana Songwriters Association
Louisiana Music Hall of Fame-Louisiana Songwriters Association Blog
Louisiana Music Association


Annual Cutting Edge Conferences and Events-New Orleans


Baton Rouge Little Theater

Strand Theater-Shreveport

Opera Louisiane

Louisiana State University Swine Palace

Robinson Film Center, Shreveport, 617 Texas Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
Robinson Film Center

Le Petit Theatre, New Orleans

Southern Repetoire Theater, New Orleans

Broadway NOLA


William Bowling, Goat In The Road Productions


SAG-AFTRA Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists
Members to get into accounts continue to click in old sites:


Louisiana Industry for Film and Entertainment-David Tatman

Internet Movie Data Base

Louisiana Arts & Film Organization

James Bearb, Hollwood South Casting

Shanda Quintal, New Orleans Actors Resource Center


Louisiana Music Hall of Fame - Michael Shepherd
Louisiana Songwriters Association
Louisiana Music Hall of Fame-Louisiana Songwriters Association
Louisiana Music Hall of Fame-Louisiana Songwriters Association Blog
Louisiana Music Association

Louisiana Magnolia