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January 5, 2007

Are you a talented actor or actress? is looking for you!

From: - Jan 5, 2007

------------------------------------------------------------------------- features information on actors, actresses and entertainers who are deaf or hard of hearing, or CODAs/KODAs., a database featuring deaf or hard of hearing people involved in show business, has extended its deadline for submissions of headshots and resumes. The website, at, will launch on Feb. 5. believes in the importance of having roles realistically portrayed by actual deaf or hard of hearing talent, and provides a centralized source of talent. Producers, directors, filmmakers, event facilitators, conference coordinators and other industry people can easily seek talent by checking our comprehensive, searchable database. The company is not an acting or theater company, but is an online casting company that provides referrals.

With requests from professional casting agencies seeking deaf children and adults, including Disney, one headed by Penny Marshall , and other major production companies, your headshots and resumes are wanted. We especially need skilled ASL storytellers! also makes referrals for deaf community events in order to bring more performing opportunities to people profiled on DeafCasting.Com. With the Feb. 5 launch date of the website, trade papers in Hollywood, New York City and Chicago will be notified of the website's exciting February 5 launch.

To be included at, send your headshot and resume. Some guidelines:

* Photos must be in electronic format and professionally done. NO DIGITAL OR MOBILE DEVICE PHOTOS WILL BE ACCEPTED, NOR PHOTOS WITH BUSY BACKGROUNDS.
* Resume should be in professional acting resume format.
* Must have professional acting/training experience.
* Indicate whether you are union or non-union, and if you have an agent or representative.
* Include full name, city/state, and two methods of contact.
* All information is STRICTLY confidential.
* E-mail to

There is no charge for sending your resume and headshot.

For more information, e-mail