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.
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.
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.
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).
Jr. Casting Director
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.
Gabriella has a B.A. in Cinema and Television from Cal State Northridge. She aspires to become a casting director and create projects that show diversity.
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.
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.
Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico and raised in Queens, NY, Carmireli moved to Los Angeles to pursue her career in film and tv and has been in several commercials, films and tv shows. Currently expanding her knowledge of the industry through internship with DK Casting and hoping to inspire and open more opportunities for Latinos in the industry.
Akshaya was born in Montreal, Canada but brought up in India. The name Akshaya means - never ending. He is currently enrolled in the MFA acting program at the University of Southern California.
From Westlake Village, California, Max currently attends the University of Southern California (USC) studying Communication and minoring in Cinematic Arts. Through this internship at DK Casting, Max hopes to gain the skills and knowledge he will need to have a successful career in the Entertainment Industry.
Joao Jaeger was born and raised in Brazil until 2013 when he moved to Los Angeles to study Media Management at California State University Northridge. Joao specializes in digital and entertainment marketing.
Was born in San Francisco. Have worked on 200+ Tv shows, commercials, and music videos. Member of SAG AFTRA since 2014.
Hailing from Houston Texas, Keith has worked in casting since the age of 16 and has received multiple international awards; most notably the Nelas Award. Keith is currently attending Columbia College Hollywood to obtain his BFA with an emphasis in Acting.
Lily, originally from North Carolina, is currently studying to earn a BFA in Film & Television Production from the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts. She aspires to continue working in casting as well as become a producer post graduation.