Kerry Barden

The TFI Sloan Filmmaker Fund | 2009

Kerry Barden has cast nearly 200 films, plays and television shows. Some of the highlights include Boys Don't Cry, American Psycho, Good Will Hunting, I Shot Andy Warhol, Snow Angels, Pineapple Express, Everybody's Fine, Teeth, Shakespeare in Love, The House of Mirth, The Station Agent, The Visitor, Pecker, Cecil B. Demented, and the pilot and first two seasons of Sex and the City (Emmy nomination for best cast). Theatre credits include James Joyce's The Dead, Kafka's The Castle and Danny Hoch's `Til the Break of Dawn. Kerry is currently partnered with Paul Schnee at Barden/Schnee Casting. Kerry's producing credits include: the award winning Sue by Amos Kollek; the Austin Film Festival's Audience Award winner Alma Mater by Hans Canosa; Conversations With Other Women, also by Hans Canosa, which garnered a best actress award for Helena Bonham Carter at the Tokyo Film Festival; and, Temptation by Mark Tarlov, which opened the first NY Musical Film Festival. Kerry has also served on many juries and panels including the Hampton's Film Festival, the Vancouver Film Festival, the Newport Film Festival and the Gotham Awards. He has taught graduate seminars at Columbia and NYU and acting classes around NYC.

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The TFI Sloan Filmmaker Fund | 2009