What is the difference between a “Casting Director”, a “Talent Manager” and a “Talent Agent”?

  • Casting Director is the person responsible for assigning roles in a movie, play or production.
  • Talent Manager, also known as an Artist ManagerBand Manager or Music Manager is an individual or company who guides the professional career of Artists in the entertainment industry.
  • A Talent Agent, or Booking Agent, is a person who finds jobs for actors, authors, film directors, film producers, musicians, models, professional athletes, writers, screenwriters, broadcast journalists and other people in various entertainment or broadcast businesses.