MARILEE LEAR, C.S.A. -Casting Director
Marilee started in the world of stage and screen as an actress at the renowned Pasadena Playhouse in the 1960s.
During that time, she
was under contract to Warner Brothers
and was featured in such notable television shows as 77 Sunset Strip, Beverly Hillbillies, The Dakotas and The Real McCoys.
Through the 1980s and 1990s, she entered the world of casting, becoming a C.S.A. casting director and providing casting services to Warner Brothers, Castle Rock, Walt Disney, Universal, along with many other studios and production companies, for such notable pictures as Con Air, Vegas Vacation, Mars Attacks, Casino, Sister Act II and Honeymoon In Vegas.
prolific casting career in film spilled over into television, music videos, industrials and commercials.
For television, she
served the casting needs of Aaron Spelling, NBC, Paramount, 20th Century Fox, Columbia/Tri Star and Walt Disney Television
for such notable shows as CSI, The Ellen Degeneres Show, Saved By The Bell, Fresh Prince of Bel Air and X-Files.
In 1996 she formed the Lear Talent Guide, a comprehensive listing of the talent available to production companies worldwide.
In 1997, Marilee
was honored as a Distinguished Woman in Southern Nevada.
In 1999, she
was honored by Nevada Governor Kenny Guinn with the Governor's Industry Appreciation Award.
and Marko worked together for the first time during the making of his first feature film, "Clover's Movie
" starring Joe LaDue ("Young and the Restless," "Casino," "Ocean's Eleven"), Joe Kucan ("Command & Conquer,") and Randy Sutton ("Casino," "Fools Rush In"), an official selection at the 2000 CineVegas International Film Festival.
When it comes to actors and casting for motion pictures, Marilee
truly knows her
Glenbrook Studios® is honored to have her as our casting director.