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Hey, I'm Jennifer!

New York, New York

JENNIFER RUDIN is an award-winning writer and casting director who began her thirty-year career in show business as a child actor at age eight. Rudin is the author of Confessions of a Casting Director: Help Actors Land Any Role with Secrets from Inside the Audition Room (HarperCollins) and pens a monthly column for Backstage on voice over casting. 


Rudin is currently in pre-production for the short film Lucy in the Sky, directed by Bertha Bay-Sa Pan, produced by Lyman Creason. 


Rudin’s current writing projects include the original pilot Starring Chloe Fisher, a recipient of a 2016 Will and Jada Smith Family Foundation award and a second rounder at the 2016 Austin Film Festival. Her pilot Lucy in the Sky is a recipient of the 2016 Sloan Foundation Writing Award and the 2017 Fusion Film Festival award. Full-length plays include My Goddamn Bat Mitzvah and Beautiful Pasadena. She received her MFA in Dramatic Writing from NYU in May 2017.


As a casting executive at the Walt Disney Company from 2002 until 2009, Rudin conducted talent searches across the United States, identifying and hiring actors who went on to star on Broadway in The Lion KingMary Poppins, and The Little Mermaid and in beloved Disney movies like The IncrediblesThe Princess and the FrogChicken Little, and Brother Bear. She has cast numerous animated features and pilots and Peter Bogdanovich’s recent film She’s Funny That Way, starring Jennifer Aniston and Owen Wilson. 
Rudin is a proud member of New York Women in Film and Television and the Casting Society of America. She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin - Madison. For more information on casting services and projects, visit www.jenrudin.com and @RudinJen.

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