Winsome Sinclair

WSA Casting

July 6th - 11:00am to 4:00pm - $135.00

Winsome Sinclair is an Atlanta based casting director that has collaborated with such directors as Steven Spielberg, Spike Lee, Oliver Stone, John Singleton and Lee Daniels. She has also joined forces with casting principals and/or extras for the films such as Amistad, Malcolm X, Waiting to Exhale, The Best Man, Inside Man, Too Fast Too Furious, Black Snake Moan, Cadillac Records, Sparkle, and Precious, among others.

In the documentary realm, Sinclair has collaborated with the Oscar nominated director Sam Pollard on 3 occasions, "2012—Slavery By Another Name, " 2014—August Wilson’s "The Ground On Which I Stand” and currently in 2017 on "Maynard," on which she also served as co-producer. In 2014, Sinclair cast the LIFETIME TV movie “Seasons of Love” produced by Academy Award nominee Taraji P. Henson, as well as the HBO film BESSIE starring and produced by another academy award nominee Queen Latifah and directed by Dee Rees of the critically acclaimed PARIAH, on which Sinclair also contributed. Her most recent television projects include the Atlanta casting for the pilot for the new Fox series "Star," as well as the 4th season of BET's "Being Mary Jane.”

In 2015 Sinclair completed the Atlanta casting for feature film, "Barber Shop 3" directed by Malcolm Lee, executive produced by and starring Ice Cube. 2016 found Sinclair and her team completing the principal casting the much anticipated " All Eyes On Me" The TUPAC SHAKUR biopic directed by Benny Boom, which will premiere nationwide in June 2017.

With almost three decades of experience to her credit, this film industry veteran sits on the board of directors for the African-American Women In Cinema Foundation. She is also a member of the New York Women In Film and Television, an active member of the Television Academy and most recently, a new member of the Casting Society of America.

For more information, please visit: http://www.wsaentertainment.com

Get Scene 360 Format

Students will have the opportunity to experience all three audition scenarios: self tape, in person, and a cold read. Actors will be given mock sides ahead of time and be required to self tape. They will receive feedback and have the opportunity to read again. Afterward they will get a cold read on the spot to improve how they make spontaneous choices. This intensive class will conclude with a Q&A.

  • Age Requirement: 16 years old and up
  • Class Size of 12 students
  • Cold Reads
  • On Camera Work w/ Playback
  • One on One time with instructor
  • The class will conclude with a Q&A

Cancellations must be done seven days prior to intensive in order to secure a refund or credit. A 10% processing fee will be assessed to all refunds. Credits will expire after six months. Cancellations less than seven days and no-shows result in loss of payment and no credit.