ANIMATION NIGHT – Disney Casting Director & Director, Ned Lott. SOLD OUT
Tuesday, Feb 28, 2023
5:00pm – 8:00pm
Ned recently co-produced and cast the English version of the Academy Award nominated Animated Feature “Ernest & Celestine” starring Forest Whitaker, Paul Giamatti, William H. Macy, Mackenzie Foy, Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally. He also voice directed “The Lego Movie” video game including Morgan Freeman, Liam Neeson, Will Ferrell, Charlie Day, Will Arnett and Elizabeth Banks. Ned spent years for Disney character voices helping cast projects for “The Chronicles of Narnia,” “Cars,” Monsters Inc,” “The Incredibles,” “Pirates of of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest” and many other Pixar/Disney projects. He also voice-directed a “Lord of the Rings” project for Warner Bros plus other work with Nickelodeon. Most recently, he cast and voice-directed two animated features out of South Africa, “Zambezia” and “Khumba” starring Liam Neeson, Samuel L. Jackson, Steve Buscemi, AnnaSophia Robb and Abigail Breslin. Ned is a master at getting adults and kids to understand a voice over scene, and will give each actor a better understanding of how to use their acting skills in voice performance sessions. Talent will work with a current animated project and to storyboard.