Big Screen Symposium

Kerry Barden is an award-winning casting director and a principal of Barden Schnee Casting with offices in New York and LA.

Barden is a native of Atlanta. He majored in theatre at the University of Georgia and has cast over 200 films, including 13 REASONS WHY, GIRL ON A TRAIN, THE HELP, BOYS DON’T CRY, AMERICAN PSYCHO, THE HOUSE OF MIRTH, BAD BOYS 2, PINEAPPLE EXPRESS and four films for director John Waters.

Barden’s other casting credits include Academy Award winning STILL ALICE and SPOTLIGHT, AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY, DALLAS BUYERS CLUB and WINTER’S BONE. For a full list of Barden Schnee’s credits, see their extensive resume.

As a producer, his credits include the award-winning CONVERSATIONS WITH OTHER WOMEN starring Aaron Eckhart and Helena Bonham Carter.

Kerry is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts, and Sciences; and the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

See Kerry in the following session:

Casting Matters with Kerry Barden – Saturday 30 September, 11.40am.