Disney Tv Studios Faucets Kim Williams & Dylann Brander Gunning As VPs Of Casting
Disney Tv Studios is increasing its casting govt staff including Kim Williams and Dylann Brander Gunning as VPs of Casting for Fox 21 Tv Studios and ABC Studios, respectively.
“Kim and Dylann each have unimaginable intuition and style, and I’ve been lucky to have them work on a number of of our studio’s tasks as unbiased casting administrators. I’ve had my eye on them for years, and jumped on the alternative to deliver them into the Disney Tv Studios fold as we construct out our extremely proficient staff,” mentioned EVP Casting of Disney Tv Studios and FX Leisure, Sharon Klein.
Williams will report into Lindsey Kasabian, head of casting for Fox 21 Tv Studios, and Gunning will report into Jonathan Bluman, head of casting for ABC Studios.
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Williams joined ABC as director of casting in 2019, engaged on tasks for the community, Disney+ and ABC Studios, together with For Life, Baker and the Magnificence and Single Dad and mom.
As an unbiased casting director, she labored on Greg Berlanti’s All American, Narcos, The Bernie Mac Present and Martin, and several other Tyler Perry films and sequence together with Diary of a Mad Black Girl and have movies together with My Little One and Fee Obtained. Williams labored on The HBO Entry Challenge, permitting her to information casting whereas mentoring inventive minds from numerous backgrounds for over eight tasks. Beforehand, at Paramount Footage and Tv, Williams oversaw the casting for Annihilation, Searching for Alaska, Jack Reacher: By no means Look Again, Baywatch starring Zac Efron, Shooter, The Alienist and Grease: Reside! Whereas at Fox, Williams served as director of casting on exhibits together with Jail Break, Glee, and Sarah Conner Chronicles. Previous to that, Williams spent near a decade at HBO as a director of casting.
Gunning joined the ABC Studios casting division in August of final 12 months, the place her oversight contains each ABC Studios and ABC Signature Studios pilots and sequence.
Gunning is at present the casting govt on ABC pilots together with Insurgent, starring Katey Sagal and thirtysomething(else), the sequel to the Emmy and Golden Globe successful sequence. She additionally oversaw the upcoming sequence The Mighty Geese for Disney+ with Lauren Graham and Emilio Estevez. Her casting oversight contains the just lately launched sequence Excessive Constancy starring Zoe Kravitz and Little Fires In every single place starring Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington. She is the casting govt on A Million Little Issues, For Life, and the upcoming season 2 of Godfather of Harlem, which stars Forest Whitaker. Previous to becoming a member of ABC Studios, she and Megan Branman shaped Branman/Brander Casting, with sequence that included the unique forged of How I Met Your Mom, Life, The Gifted, Falling Skies, Legislation & Order: Los Angeles, APB, Salem, The Cleaner, and Gang Associated.