PROFESSIONAL. QUALITY. EXCELLENCE. ENTHUSIASM.

Please allow me to introduce David Kang Casting to you. Since 2005, DK Casting has produced over 300 commercials and over 400 music videos, working with the most talented professionals in the entertainment industry and projects winning numerous MTV awards and Grammys. DK Casting has over 35 billion views on YouTube alone. Our brand has been inspired by being smarter and working effectively. We welcome any challenging circumstances as a driving force and an opportunity to improve. I would love to meet with you to discuss how your skills, attitude and experience match with the many casting opportunities that come to us. Our mutual commitment to one another can be rewarding for you and DK Casting. We have a tremendous casting service special (50% off our regular price) offered on a limited basis for first time clients. We guarantee quality, satisfaction, and look forward to an exciting future with you. 

David Kang, Founder

David Kang Casting is a versatile, respected casting agency that was founded in 1999 for the sole purpose of matching talented professionals with companies with their ideas and products. Our core belief of respect is required at every level...respect for the company and its ideas and products; respect for the script; respect for the talented individuals, and respect for the consumer of the end product. We are dedicated to providing creativity and integrity in a friendly, challenging and dynamic environment.

After serving 4 years in the US Marine Corps. David began his journey in the entertainment world. He began DK Casting in 2005 and in 12 years he has worked for some of the top directors casting projects for some of the top music artist and brands in the world. He has done casting for over 350 music videos and 300 commercials. He has over 30 Billion views on YouTube alone for all the work he has done. His attention to detail along with hard work has made David who he is today. And he is super excited with the new team of casting directors he has now.

Despite the demands of owning and running his businesses, David has found time to produce six feature films and two TV shows. He’s a member of the Producers Guild of America and is always looking for more opportunities to produce more projects. David also is founder and chair of a 501(c)3 nonprofit “Project LACE” (Loving Abandoned Children Everywhere) dedicated to helping end poverty, loneliness, and neglect of children everywhere, inspired by his son. David and Project LACE have taken teams of medical personnel to Haiti, Cambodia, Brazil, and the Dominican Republic. Project LACE has brought more then $500,000.00 in medicine to these countries and treated over 4,000 patients.

Meet The DK Casting Team

Judy Cook
Judy Cook

Executive Director

Judy has been casting movies for 22 years, starting at [David Anthony's] Background Players in 1996, then shifting to principal casting for Matthew Barry & Nancy Green-Keyes [BGK Casting] since 2006. Her lifelong friendship with DK now allows her to coordinate all the departments at his studio and contribute her experience to the entire team.

    Brent Henry
    Brent Henry

    Casting Director / Actor

    Originally from Kansas (by way of Texas, Hawaii, Virginia, Florida, Washington DC, and Central California), Brent settled in LA and remains active is all aspects of the entertainment industry. Also an avid traveler and proud owner of a Disney Annual Pass.

      Paul Brickman
      Paul Brickman

      Casting Director / Photographer

      Hailing from NYC; Paul Brickman has cast with top brands in commercial, advertising, and editorial realms; helping facilitate platforms that celebrate various talents + diversity (including Target, L’Oreal, + ELLE Magazine).

        Jason Lowart
        Jason Lowart

        Marketing Consultant

        Was born in San Francisco. Have worked on 200+ Tv shows, commercials, and music videos. Member of SAG AFTRA since 2014.

          Felix Martinsson
          Felix Martinsson

          Casting Intern

          Born in Sweden - moved to Los Angeles 2017 to study Acting at UCLA. His background includes acting in theater/film, doing photography and project mananging for entertainment.

            Aurora Nunez
            Aurora Nunez

            Casting Intern

            Los Angeles born and raised, has studied casting through a variety internships and assistant work for theatre, film, and commercial. Wants projects based in LA to be reflective of the diversity in LA.

              Karis Gibbons
              Karis Gibbons

              Casting Intern

              Raised in Irvine, California, Karis moved to Los Angeles to study acting and work with David Kang. Her background includes public speaking, project management, and leadership development.

                Zhumin Tang (Eric)
                Zhumin Tang (Eric)

                Casting Intern

                Coming from China. Studying Communication Management at the University of Southern California. Proficients in Data Analysis and Video Editing.

                  Tugce Ataoglu
                  Tugce Ataoglu

                  Casting Intern

                  Born in Turkey. She has a bachelor degree in Astronomy and Space Science and currently studying Acting at UCLA. She has varied working experience including acting in film/theatre and airline pricing analyst.

                    Arrion Paxton
                    Arrion Paxton

                    Casting Intern

                    Born in Sacramento, CA, she received her bachelor degree in Film. She has experience in acting and songwriting.