The Slate is a storytelling company dedicated to producing films that advance the careers of actors, writers, and directors.

Here … We Still Believe in Movie Magic.

Looking for a creative community of serious actors and filmmakers who really care about the work? Want to meet artists and future employers in the TV/Film industry, month after month? Please consider becoming a Slate member.

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    Actors and Artists

    Exclusive access to auditions, industry mentors and a community of other actors and fillmmakers.

  • Writers & Directors

    An opportunity to introduce yourself as an artist to the TV & Film industry.

The source of our inspiration.

We created The Slate because we wanted to create a “clean” version of casting, free from all of the clutter, the background work, and the “noise.” We also wanted to create a home base for artists who take acting and filmmaking seriously and are now looking to produce their best work. In order to see what it's like on the set of one of our productions, visit our production gallery.

What makes us different.

Here's how we've created a better version of casting.

  • Casting Calls

    Before auditioning for a role, you’ll know a lot about the writer, the director, the business goals of the production, and the character you’re auditioning for.

  • Auditioning

    Slate actors often meet the filmmakers they audition for through live zoom “town hall” events, allowing us to gather for a Q&A session before auditions.

  • Talent

    Most of the films casting on The Slate are written by experienced WGA (Writers Guild of America) screenwriters and shot by filmmakers with a track record. With the help of successful screenwriter and producer Leilani Downer (THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR, Netflix’s JULIE AND THE PHANTOMS), The Slate pursues creative partnerships with writers we admire, ensuring that every role cast on our site is designed to inspire you with a good story while advancing your career.

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  • Community

    Every production cast on The Slate has its very own dedicated community page, enabling actors, writers, and directors to communicate before and after auditions.

  • IMDB Credits

    All writers, directors, and actors receive IMDB credits for their work, along with free reel editing after every production has wrapped.

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  • June 9, 2022

    The Slate names Black Friday Screenwriter Andy Greskoviak Creative Director.

    Initially, The Slate and Andy Greskoviak were supposed to partner to create four original narratives together. At the time, we knew of Andy’s work, and were quite aware that he’d penned the funny and original dark comedy Black Friday. But as The Slate and Andy began working together, we realized that Andy’s storytelling sensibilities represented …

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  • June 6, 2022

    Amazon Undone Writer/Producer Patrick Metcalf to Advocate for Slate Artists

    Part of our mission at The Slate is to tell great, high-quality narratives. But the other half of our mission is to do everything we can to elevate the careers of the artists- [actors- writers, directors, producers, DP’s, makeup artists, grips, gaffers, PAs, (and all other crew!], who work on these narratives, so that we …

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  • May 1, 2022

    Hollywood Casting & Film Launches “The Slate”

    Today, actors get a leg up in the entertainment industry as casting and production company Hollywood Casting & Film (HC&F) kicks off a brand new service: The Slate. Since HC&F itself launched in 2012, they have given actors across the U.S. access to thousands of projects across television, film, and new media. Now, The Slate …

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