Julia has worked in the Games industry for over 20 years. She has worked on literally hundreds of games and has in-depth knowledge of voice acting and performance capture from her perspective as a voice director and casting director. She cares deeply about actors and works actively to connect actors with the knowledge they need to grow their careers.
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Article Feature by Todd Martens
"But casting director Julia Bianco Schoeffling has seen too many pros approach the video game medium without proper preparation. That’s one reason she wrote a book, “The Art and Business of Acting for Video Games,” which intermixes firsthand stories with practical advice. It opens with an unnamed celebrity actor who balked at taking off a baseball cap in an engineering booth (they compromised on turning the cap around). Throughout the book she tackles such topics as union and nonunion jobs, nondisclosure agreements and old-fashioned acting advice for the motion-capture stage..."
Times reporter Todd Martens, left, participates in a House of Moves motion-capture demo with actor Anjali Bhimani.
(Christina House / Los Angeles Times)