An actor’s life is full of ups and downs, and yes, a lot of struggle. Although there is plenty of work in the industry now (with the coming up of digital platforms), it’s hard to differentiate between authentic and fraud work. Especially with so many fake production houses duping aspirants in the name of a solid debut, an actor always has to be on his toes.
So how do you know which production houses or channels are authentic so that you don’t waste your time among the cheats of the industry. Well to make things a tad easier for you, we have put together a list of 4 Facebook pages which offer the best acting auditions in Mumbai for movies. If you need more comprehensive information then you can also download our eBook which has complete information on 20 best casting agencies along with valuable information on production houses, modelling agencies, TV channels, theatre workshops, and much more.
1) Mukesh Chhabra Casting Company’s Facebook Page
Who hasn’t heard of Mukesh Chhabra. Just to give you a little bit of idea about his portfolio, in 2017 his agency did casting for films like Mom, Tubelight, Raabta, Kaabil, Badrinath ki Dulhaniya, Begum Jaan, Haraamkhor and many more. Not only this, his agency also did casting for many well-known commercials.
Why MCCC’s Facebook Page?
MCCC’s Facebook page is always updated with the latest auditions and casting calls for various movies and advertisements. If you are an aspiring actor then make sure you check their Facebook page every day. From big roles to small, you’ll find all types of auditions listed here.
Number of Followers: 63,559 as of Jan 2018
Number of Likes: 62,203 as of Jan 2018
2) Yashraj Film’s Casting Division Facebook Page
Need I say more? The production house which is known for launching and grooming the careers of top Bollywood stars like Ranveer Singh, Ayushmann Khurrana, Parineeti Chopra, Arjun Kapoor, and Bhumi Pednekar, Yashraj Films offers a dream debut for every aspiring actor. Some of the big films that they have done casting for are Sultan, Mardaani, Jab Tak Hain Jaan, Dum Laga ke Haisha, and many more.
Their casting division is headed by the brilliant Shanoo Sharma who is known for discovering Ranveer Singh, and is also famous for giving break to a host of new actors.
Why YRF Casting’s Facebook Page?
Their Facebook page is constantly updated with both small and big roles in films, and if you are an actor you better check it every day. You will find some of the best auditions in Mumbai for movies listed here. Yashraj Films is one of the few production houses who believe in maintaining a long-term relationship with their actors, that is why you’ll see them casting same actors in a number of projects. It just can’t get better for an actor.
Number of Followers: 47,266 as of Jan 2018
Number of Likes: 46,565 as of Jan 2018
3) ‘Calls for Auditions’ Facebook Page (Mainly for Commercials and Digital Media)
A relatively lesser known Facebook page but effective none the less. You’ll find many auditions calls for advertisements and digital media on this page, although the volume of movie auditions listed on their page are relatively less. For someone starting out, this Facebook page offers many opportunities to get the right kind of exposure before you enter the relatively tougher medium of films.
Why Calls for Auditions’ Facebook Page?
You can find movie auditions, venues, dates, tips etc. on their Facebook page. So make sure you check this Facebook page regularly, you never know where your big break might come from. As of now, their Facebook page has more than 30,000 followers, so they must be doing something right.
Number of Followers: 31,741 as of Jan 2018
Number of Likes: 31,181 as of Jan 2018
4) Casting Bay (Movies and Web Series Auditions)
Started by Abhishek Banerjee and Anmol Ahuja, Casting Bay has worked on films like Secret Superstar, The Sky is Pink, Phillauri, and Rock On 2. They have also worked on web series like Inside Edge. If you are looking for movie or web series auditions then you should definitely check out this page.
Why Casting Bay Facebook Page?
Their Facebook page is regularly updated with latest auditions for both films and web series. Their page has 26,000+ followers and its growing every day.
Number of Followers: 26,406 as of December 2019
Number of Likes: 25,280 as of December 2019
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