Our number one goal is to bring the most talented and creative actors together with dynamic production teams to build casts that illustrate the broad spectrum of today’s world.
La Padura/Hart/Patterson Casting is one of the busiest casting offices in the entertainment industry today. Based in Los Angeles, Jason La Padura, Natalie Hart and Kendra Patterson have cast a wide variety of film, television and stage projects nationwide. The company is well-known for assembling ethnically and culturally diverse casts like that of the critically acclaimed series “Heroes”. Among their many television projects are this Fall’s “Code Black” for CBS starring Marcia Gay Harden and “Heroes Reborn” for NBC.
Past series include “Golden Boy”, “Touch”, “Crossing Jordan” and “American Dreams.” For the Walt Disney Company and Disney Channel, they have cast 26 movies including all the “High School Musical” films, and the 2 biggest cable movies of 2015, “Teen Beach 2” and “Disney’s Descendants.”
They have been nominated for 2 Emmy Awards, 11 Artios awards (winning for Outstanding Children’s Programming for “High School Musical” and “Outstanding Short Film “The Learning Curve”) and are the recipients of the Media Access Award, presented by the State of California for their work in casting actors with special needs and disabilities.