Jeffery Gafner

Jeffrey Gafner has been in Casting for over 10 years. He began his distinguished career in NYC casting national Commercials and then moved on to casting lead roles in TV and film at the WB Network.  Jeffrey’s feature film credits include: “Spiderman 3”, “Miami Vice”, “Rocket Science”, and NBC’s “Third Watch” to name a few.   Jeffrey moved to Los Angeles to work at CBS-TV and cast lead roles for “CSI-Miami”, “Two and a Half Men”, “Big Bang Theory”,  and other prime time shows.  Currently, Jeffrey works at Wendy O’Brien Casting where he books lead roles for “It’s always Sunny in Philadelphia” on FX-TV and “Teen Wolf “ for MTV Networks.

Jeffrey Gafner also coaches actors for Break Into Hollywood studios in NYC and Las Vegas.

Yolanda Hunt

Yolanda began her career in casting with Director/Producer John Singleton on the music video classic Remember the Time by late legendary pop icon Michael Jackson. Yolanda landed the title of Casting Assistant on the classic movie Poetic Justice with rapper Tupac Shakur and starring yet another Jackson family great singer Janet Jackson. Her name is on speed dial with many of entertainment’s top ‘behind the scenes’ elite such as Producer Keenan Ivory Wayans.

Her Casting Associate television and movie credits include: Sister to Sister and Kirk Franklin, Pilot, The Best Man, Crooklyn, Kingdom, Turn It Up, Light It Up, The PJ’s and Gridlock’d. Yolanda’s work has been seen on the Keenan Ivory Wayans Show, Coca-Cola/Sprite National Commercials, and in music videos by major top artists like Jay Z, Will Smith and Aerosmith. She is now making her mark at BET Networks holding the position of Casting Consultant for original programming on their TV and film projects.

Dave McKeown

Dave has been with Shirley Grant Management since 1998. In his 14 years as a manager for kids, teens and young adults in show business, Dave has represented and developed such talent as The Jonas Brothers and Kathleen Herles (original voice of Nickelodeon’s Dora the Explorer), Katrina Bowden (Cerie on NBC’s 30 Rock). His most current clients are signed graduates from Break Into Hollywood Studios and include: Dascha Polanco starring in Netflix’s Orange Is the New Black). Chris O’Neal (starring in Nickelodeon’s How to Rock and Your Gotta See This). Danny Flaherty (starring in MTV’s Skins) and many others. His clients are busy working in many feature films and network television series, on Nickelodeon, Disney Channel, Cartoon Network, MTV, and also on Broadway.

David McDermott

David McDermott – for the past 12 years has been a Talent Director at Jordan, Gill & Dornbaum.  An agent for 22 years, he is constantly looking for and working with new faces.  JGD has launched the careers of Natalie Portman, Selma Blair, Ashley Tisdale, among others.  We currently have in projects:, Ruby Jerins in ‘Nurse Jackie’, Sterling Jerins: ‘World War Z’ (playing Brad Pitt’s daughter),, Ian Nelson; ‘Hunger Games’.  JGD can has clients starring national commercials for: TRUTH Campaign, Johnson & Johnson, Vonage, Sprint, Jennie-O Turkey, Samsung, Apple, Google, Hariboo and many more.

John Brantley Cole

John has been shooting Hollywood Celebrities for over 10 years. Some of his clients are Alyson Stoner (Isabella in Disney’s Phineas and Ferb, Camp Rock 1 & 2, Step Up 3D and The Suite Life of Zack and Cody), Meaghan Martin (Camp Rock 1 & 2, 10 Things I hate About you, Mean Girls 2, House MD), James Kyson Lee (Star of NBC’s Heroes, Hawaii Five-O, Despicable Me and CSI), Marla Gibbs (Star of The Jeffersons and 227), Andrew ‘Test’ Martin (WWE), Derek Theler (Star of Baby Daddy on ABC Family, 90210, Get Him to the Greek), Sonya Eddy (Epiphany on ABC’s General Hospital, 2 Broke Girls, Mike and Molly, Glee and ER) and tons more Hollywood actors! Now you will get the chance to have head shots like the stars do!