Casting Society To Sponsor Town Halls For MENASA Actors

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The Casting Society of America will sponsor town halls in Los Angeles and New York for actors of Middle Eastern, North African and South Asian decent "to effect concrete change in how actors in these historically underrepresented communities are afforded access to job opportunities." "I think that the entertainment industry has been responsible for perpetuating some harmful and potentially dangerous stereotypes," CSA president Russell Boast said. "Events like this provide…