PAUL WEBER (CSA) – Casting Director/Producer
Paul Weber is one of Hollywood’s most respected Casting Directors.
As longtime Executive Head of Television Casting and Feature Film Consultant for MGM Studios, Weber effectively moved between both mediums with ease. His keen eye for talent and ability to cultivate and sustain lasting relationships within the entertainment community has made him one of the most sought-after experts in his field.
For the big screen, Weber has advised on numerous MGM features including the blockbuster JAMES BOND franchise, FAME, ZOOKEEPER with Kevin James, HOT TUB TIME MACHINE, RED DAWN with Chris Hemsworth, Joss Whedon’s CABIN IN THE WOODS, and THE MACHINE starring Vin Diesel. MGM Home Entertainment credits include two SPECIES sequels, INTO THE BLUE: THE REEF and LEGALLY BLONDES with Ashley Tisdale.
He has cast over 700 hours of Television, including the wildly popular STARGATE and SPARTACUS franchises, DEAD LIKE ME, SHE SPIES, JEREMIAH, POLTERGEIST, and THE OUTER LIMITS. These series and others have garnered numerous honors including 21 Primetime Emmy Award® nominations.
Weber is now a fully independent casting director and producer. His current feature projects in development include BEULAH with Dakota Fanning, THE UNEXPECTED with Oscar® nominee Paul Giamatti, THE STUPIDEST ANGEL based on the bestselling novel by Christopher Moore and PLAYING WITH THE ENEMY, directed by Oscar® nominated director Jim Sheridan. He recently completed NO ORDINARY HERO starring Oscar® winner Marlee Matlin. Recent TV series credits include THE L.A. COMPLEX on the CW as well as a series of movies for Lifetime and Syfy.
He is also a producing partner with One On the Way Productions based in Los Angeles.