Bruce Beresford

Two-Time Academy Award Nominee and Hollywood Director “Bruce Beresford” talks to James Pratt on “Why he has cast Morgan Freeman, Pierce Brosnan and John Lithgow more than once. 

Directing “Driving Miss Daisy “and why EDDIE MURPHY’S name was brought up in casting by the studio in casting, plus the story of how he cast an extra to be the lead role in one of his films.

Trisanne Marin – The Actor and Talent /Manager Relationship

From the leafy retreat at the Garland hotel in Hollywood, leading hollywood manager Trisanne Marin talks about the value of goal setting and how it propels an actors career. Key take aways from this talk include – Actors often don’t realise how much they can achieve in 12 months, Make sure your goals are 6 and 12 months and How to handle a tough audition situation in Hollywood.

John L Simpson

Highly acclaimed international producer, John L Simpson shares his experiences working with some of the best actors in Hollywood and China includingGuy Pearce and Chinese movie star Zhu Lin. Along with key advice he’s learned working on Co-Chinese film productions ,and how to get a film distributed within the current Chinese film industry.

Tanya Stawski

Celebrity and luxury broker Tanya Stawski from Sothebys in Beverly Hills talks to James about the latest trends in celebrity Real Estate in Los Angeles, What it was like selling the first James Bond girl Ursula Andress house and why you often see A list actors renting rather than buying.