Show hosts

The Actors Radio Show Host: 

Acting Up Radio host: Actor Will Roberts 

WillPicWill is a professional SAG actor, radio producer, and syndicated radio host.  Will brings his conversational style interviewing skills to Cast It Talent radio each week with some of the best and top entertainment talent in the industry.

While social media, texting and smart phones have taken the place of good old-fashioned conversation, Will Roberts has gone back to the basics. He is a host who makes room for two-way discussion and the opinions of others while never missing an opportunity to lighten the moment with his quick witted humor. |

Twitter: WillRobertsUSA * Instagram: ActorWillRoberts

Plus our segment hosts:



Scripted acting / Improv / Stand up / Hosting / YouTube personalities

kevin-hsAs founder and president of the Actors’ Network, Kevin spends every day helping today’s actors learn about the business of acting and how they can realize the greatest success without repeating the mistakes of others. | | 

Kevin is the consummate professional. he is one of the most ethical, intelligent, talented, pro-active, pro-actor people I’ve ever known. Kevin’s extensive experiences, passion and ability to communicate make him the best person I know to assist actors. Hollywood is a business that has a lot of unspoken and ever-changing rules lead to a lot of mistakes which cost actors time, money and emotional strength. To have someone like Kevin on your side to help you get through Los Angeles without having to make all of the same mistakes… is invaluable.” Lonnie Hamerman, Casting Director: Without a Trace, Monk, Angel, Buffy the Vampire Slayer. 


Anthony De Santis – Oh Hollywood! DESANTIS_Anthony_FULL RES
Senior Vice President, Cast It Talent
Anthony has been involved in entertainment since 1996 in many areas.  He started as an actor, then became involved in Screen Actors Guild politics.  He was elected to the Board of SAG six times and served on many committees and negotiating teams before leaving acting in 2009 to pursue other opportunities.
In January of 2015 after several consulting assignment with Cast It Anthony joined Cast It full time to develop their talent-focused division, Cast It Talent.  Cast It Systems is the online platform that Studios and major independent producers use to view more than 80% of all casting video.  Cast It Talent is the agent and actor-focused portal through which they deliver their essential media to decision makers in Cast It Systems.
From 2009 to 2015 Anthony focused on the world of international employee benefits, a field he trained in during his time as an actor.




Rick’s dynamic and entertaining coaching style make him a much sought after lecturer throughout the country. In Los Angeles, “Rick Zieff’s Unbelievably Fun

Rick Zieff: Voice of Reason

Voice-over Class” is extremely popular, and he is a guest panelist at many popular L.A. workshops.  Many of Rick’s students have gone on to do national commercials, hit animation TV series, hit video games, bestseller audiobooks, and ongoing corporate narration. No matter what the medium, Rick emphasizes the importance of character development, text analysis, improvisation, and stresses that making strong creative choices are essential at the microphone. He teaches the tools voice actors need to “book” the job.




Screen Shot 2016-01-12 at 2.21.52 PM

Actors Anonymous is a podcast that focuses on the Los Angeles actor and the struggles and hardships as well as the success stories of those whom have worked to build an acting career in Hollywood.

Wesam was raised most of his life in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He attended Union High School and followed up the rest of acting, theater, and film study at the University of Tulsa. He spent a summer in London at Imperial College focusing on theatre and the arts. Wesam moved to Los Angeles immediately after college to begin his professional film and television career. – @WesamKeesh




FullSizeRender 2

Mark Peikert is the editor-in-chief of Backstage Magazine.

Twitter: @Backstage

For more than 50 years, Backstage has been the most trusted place for actors to find career advice and casting information.

Today, the Backstage brand signifies something greater than simply casting notices: Backstage is a place where actors, singers, dancers, and all performers can connect with the greater performing arts community.

More importantly, Backstage is where performers can get all the information they need to succeed in the entertainment business, from what makes a great headshot to which acting coach may be right for them. And of course, actors browse through our casting notices.



Join the mailing list

Check your email and confirm the subscription