Real2Reel Casting / About Us
We handle casting real-life participants for all unscripted formats & book celebrities, hosts, and public figures for unscripted, branded, documentary, scripted, news and clip programs.
“Every good story has a beginning, middle and end.”
Meet The Team
Christine Cavalieri is seasoned Casting Producer, Executive Producer and Development Executive.
She began her career as a talent booker and producer in the syndicated talk format. This format is arguably, the true pioneer in exposing stories of real people and true-life events. Christine has worked on a variety of formats including brand campaigns, documentaries, dating & game shows, hidden camera, unscripted docu-series, true crime & investigative, live news, newsmagazines and social media video marketing campaigns.
She provides her knowledge and contacts derived from these formats to bring your project the best cast or talent requested. Her skills in both casting & talent booking combined with her hands-on producing and editorial experience make Real2Reel Casting the top choice for your casting needs.
Chiara is a creative and marketing professional who has spent the last six years in television production as a Casting Producer, Associate Producer, and Post-Production coordinator. She’s worked across a number of formats including dating & competition series, true crime, brand campaigns, and unscripted docu-series.
Associate Casting Producer
Jenna Bryson comes to Real2Reel Casting by way of the stage, having cast a myriad of talents – from singers & dancers, to comedians & fire eaters – across thousands of live events in the Los Angeles area since 2006. Jenna loves to discover new talent, she is a thorough researcher, a variety seeker and casts people from all walks of life.
Dan DeStefano began his editing career in New York City. He worked as Post Supervisor at The Onion and AMC Story Notes before becoming a full-time Adobe Premiere editor, cutting sizzles, industrial videos, web series and more.
In 2017, he moved to Los Angeles, where he started working as a casting editor for many shows and networks including ABC, Bravo, Game Show Network, Fox, HBO Max and more.
VP of Development Casting
Angela Ford comes to Real2Reel Casting with vast producing and development experience. She is a 2019 Emmy award winning Producer and has been nominated for six daytime Emmys. Her career has crossed my genres in television and she has extensive experience in developing talent and casting.
Prior to joining Real2reel Angela was a Senior Producer for MGM’s Paternity Court and Couple’s Court. She has produced for numerous networks including: ABC, CBS, Twentieth Television, MGM, HGTV, NICKELODEON, VH1 and Tribune. As a seasoned creative her attention to detail and ability to deal with fast paced projects has resulted in entertaining quality programming.
Director of Operations / Head of Security
Carlino was found as a stray on the dismal streets of South Los Angeles. He dedicates his now pampered life to keeping a watchful eye on his rescuer and his office family.