Casting directors in New York, Austin, Los Angeles and nationwide for Live Events production companies, Advertising and Brands

Our mission is to deliver people’s artistic vision in an elegant and personalized way.

Whether it is a live event, theater production, film, television, commercials, or voice overs, Liz Lewis Casting Partners has been casting and securing talent for over 20 years nationwide. While maintaining a boutique feel, LLCP seeks out distinct and extraordinary talent, uniquely tailored to each project.  Whether it is a big budget feature, a national commercial, a television series, or a small indie film, LLCP devotes the same attention to detail to each and every project. With major offices in Los Angeles, Austin, and New York City, LLCP casts in all markets nationwide.

The team at LLCP comes from vast areas of entertainment such as theater, comedy, real people, dance, and film. Along with their diverse experience comes an expansive network of contacts and resources nationwide and skill for bringing in new and untapped talent. Our team collaborates on each project, providing a unique selection that can’t be matched anywhere else.

LLCP’s experienced casting agents allow actors and non-actors to feel comfortable enough to give a great audition and showcase their talent.  Known to be one of the friendliest casting offices, we truly believe that you should love what you do.

LLCP’s vision is the be the premier partner that creatives turn to for talent and opportunity.

Liz Lewis CSA / Owner & CEO

Liz Lewis, CEO of LLCP in New York and Los Angeles, has been at the forefront of the casting industry for more than two decades, and continues to be unparalleled in her ability to secure the perfect talent for commercials, film, television, and theater. Forgoing the cookie-cutter approach of larger agencies, Liz runs a venerable casting boutique that hears each clients’ needs so the perfect match is found. While she personally has a hand in all of the projects that come through her office, she has cultivated a collaborative team who bring their own diverse talents to the table.

The proof of Liz’s talent is in the pudding: she cast the original voices of the EMMY NOMINATED Nickelodeon show, Peter Rabbit, received a 2009 CSA ARTIOS AWARD nomination for OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN CASTING for Stormy Weather, a 2008 SLAMDANCE AUDIENCE AWARD for BEST NARRATIVE FILM for The Project, cast the voices for the OSCAR NOMINATED documentary Sound and the Fury, and the NY FILM FESTIVAL OPENER animated short, Knitwits. Additionally, she assembled the original and subsequent line-ups for The Daily Show. In the process she discovered many of the improv and sketch actors that have risen to stardom in the past fifteen years.

Liz is proudly associated with the Casting Society of America, Women’s Business Enterprise National Council, Women President Organization, Women in Film and Television, Association of Independent Commercial Producers, and the British Academy of Film and Television.

Winner of the HELLER AWARD for Best Commercial Casting Director

  • College/University:
    Indiana University
  • Favorite Philanthropic Causes: 
    Hole in the Wall Gang
    The Promise Project
    American Cancer Society

Lynn Taylor / Managing Director of LLCP

Lynn Taylor comes to us from the world of numbers where she worked as a CPA for many of the largest companies in the world. As the Managing Director of LLCP for over 15 years, she continues to use her numbers background in project creation, management and financing, and her eye for detail has added her to our line-up of great creative Casting Directors. She helped head up the voice searches for AT&T, Jose Cuervo, ExxonMobil, and Pepperidge Farm, headed up the casting for Mama’s Boys of the Bronx, as well as many of our feature projects.

  • College/University:
    BA in Mathematics in order to be an Astronaut, Grad school in Accounting – CPA, Valedictorian of HS
  • Favorite Philanthropic Causes:
    St. Jude Children’s Hospital
    Disabled American Veterans

Angela Mickey CSA / Managing Director of Casting

Angela Mickey is the most long-term member of the LLCP family. As Managing Director of Casting, Angela works across the board on commercial, voice over, film, TV and theater projects, supporting and guiding our staff to dig deeper and find fresh talent. She enjoys working with veteran and up-and-coming creatives, helping to provide an individual plan to each casting process, as well as assistance with union regulations and talent payment guidelines. Angela has worked on hundreds of on camera and voice over projects, including most recently  AT&T, IHOP,  Dell, Panera, Conde Nast and Palo Alto, as well as Spanish language commercials for VamosPay, Independence Blue Cross,  Garanimals, Volkswagen and Amerihealth New Jersey. Angela has helmed a number of real people searches, including real high profile bartenders for Redemption Whiskey, families who qualify for Comcast’s Internet Essentials, Royal family, Harry Potter, and Rolling Stones fans for London Tourism, and a number of medical real people searches, including for those diagnosed with psoriasis, multiple sclerosis, heart failure, and more. Her recent film projects include the Filipino movie musical The Girl Who Left Home, Hallmark’s One Royal Holiday, A Year and Change and Stalker’s Prey III. Always looking for the new, undiscovered talent, Angela can be found conducting audition classes with actors nationwide. Winner of the 2019 Heller Award for Best Northeast Commercial and VO Casting.

Angela is a proud member of CSA’s The Alliance and the Equity in Entertainment committee.

  • College/University:
    Playwrights Horizons Theatre School at New York University
  • Favorite Philanthropic Causes:
    Safe Horizons
    Bottomless Closet
    God’s Love We Deliver
    City Harvest

Rachel Reiss CSA / Senior Casting Director

Rachel Reiss is a Senior Casting Director at Liz Lewis Casting Partners where she casts film, TV, voice overs, animation and commercials nationwide. Rachel’s career started primarily in TV where she cast shows for numerous networks including the Food Network, Bravo, Lifetime, Oxygen, A&E, Spike, HGTV, and Discovery. At Liz Lewis, Rachel has moved more heavily into scripted projects, while still employing the think-out-of-the-box formula, and story producing mentality that she honed in the unscripted world. She has worked on voice overs for clients such as AT&T, Phillips Grooming, Zicam, and Bacardi, and over 100 commercials including Gillette’s Handle with Care, which won 6  Cannes Lion Awards and 4 Clio Awards, Skinny Cow, Publix, Time Warner Cable, Coke, Samsung, and Kindle. She recently cast feature films A Year and Change, All Wifed Out, Tower of Silence, Lady-Like, web series Stellar People and Simi Valley, and is currently working on several more films and upcoming animated series. Rachel is on the New York Board of Governors for the Casting Society of America and chair for the Commercial Committee, Tech Committee and Membership Development Committee. Winner of the 2019 Heller Award for Best Northeast Commercial and VO Casting.

  • College/University:
    Boston University’s School of Communications
  • Favorite Philanthropic Causes:
    American Cancer Society
    Arts Education in Schools

Rebecca LaGore CSA / Casting Director

Rebecca is originally from Michigan, and got her first bite of the Big Apple years ago when she took a family trip to NYC during high school. She always knew she’d be back, and here she is with over a year of residency under her belt. Rebecca has begun her career exploring many different aspects of the media industry. From spending the summer in the cornfields of Iowa filming baseball games for a minor league team, to the world of documentaries, reality television post-production, and also some time on the talent agency side, she has found her place in the world of casting. In her free time, Rebecca flexes her literary chops writing screenplays.

  • College/University:
    University of Dayton
  • Favorite Philanthropic Causes:
    Ronald McDonald House
    4 Paws for Ability

Aika Greenidge / Casting Associate

Aika is an LA native and is proud to call sunny California her home. From a young age, Aika dreamed of being an actress and would create home-made movies and TV shows with her friends on an old camcorder.  As she got older, she started becoming more and more interested in the action happening behind the lens, so she decided to study cinematography in school and co-founded her own photography/videography business. Aika spent many years as a nanny working with multiple families and children of all ages – she loves kids and is a child at heart! Most recently, after a year spent casting and producing for multiple films and a comedy series with a startup production company focused on uplifting AAPI voices, Aika joined the Liz Lewis Casting team to pursue casting full-time – as it is her newfound industry passion! Aika loves making new connections and friendships, so don’t be afraid to reach out!

  • College/University:
    Cinematography at Pasadena City College
  • Favorite Philanthropic Causes:

    Youth Law Center
    Arthritis Foundation

Sharon Carcamo / Casting Assistant

Sharon holds a BFA from The School of Visual Arts, with a background working in film production, photography and design. Driven by a love for the art of storytelling in tv and cinema, she decided to pursue a career in casting. She enjoys the great outdoors, working on exciting new productions and campaigns, and eating all the vegan desserts. She is passionate about this work for the opportunity to share peoples stories and connect with an audience.

  • College/University:
    BFA, School of Visual Arts
  • Favorite Philanthropic Causes:
    Save the Elephants Elephant Crisis Fund
    Virunga National Park Guardians of Biodiversity