What is Lucas James Talent Partners and what do they do?
Lucas James is a talent agency that supplies film, television and stage actors. Its services include representing actors to provide them with projects that can be utilized on a variety of media, as well as providing acting training to prepare them for the market. It was established in 1998 by Lucas James and Anthony Castrone.
Lucas James and Anthony Castrone have been working together since the mid-1990s, when they teamed up to sign a 6-year contract with Samuel Goldwyn Films. In 1998, they founded Lucas James Talent Partners to act as both agent and production company. They also manage their own projects through Lucast Pictures LLC.
In March 2014, Lucas James joined IMG Worldwide for representation in North America. The agency represents big names such as Taylor Kitsch and Elle Macpherson.
How did Lucas James Talent Partners come to be in the business of talent management and representation?
Lucas James was a film and television actor who had been acting for many years. He was more interested in acting than acting management so he started his own talent management company. It was Anthony Castrone who brought him into the business. Lucas James Talent Partners was created. The main reason for the creation of Lucas James Talent Partners was to protect his contracts and actors’ rights. Lucas James had been a very well known actor in the 70’s and 80’s and he had a good amount of money. When he died, his will left Anthony Castrone everything from his estate…
Anthony Castrone never wanted to be in the talent business but he knew Lucas James was the better choice for it. Since Lucas James started his company, he was not yet well known. Anthony Castrone took the rights from later movies and TV series to create a more well known name for the company. Also, he wrote a book about himself and some other famous actors who were special in one way or another. The book was called “The Hollywood Rebels”. This is how Lucas James Talent Partners got into the business of talent management and representation.
What are some of the most successful artists that Lucas James Talent Partners has worked with throughout the years?
Artists that Lucas James Talent Partners represents include Ginnifer Goodwin, Ana Gasteyer, Michael Cudlitz, Lucas Grabeel and Anne Hathaway. They have been able to make a name for themselves in the entertainment industry. When asked about why they have been successful, the co-founder of Lucas James Talent Partners had this to say.
“I think that our artists are so busy getting work that most people don’t realize the wealth of experience that we have in our company,” said Roberta Lucas James. “When we bring together our collective experience and work ethic under one roof then that makes us a formidable force. ”
What does the future hold for Lucas James Talent Partners and their roster of clients and artists alike?
Lucas James Talent Partners has been successful in representing clients in stage, film and television work. They have also been able to make a name for their artists, as well as get their foot in the door of many companies that they will be able to use in their careers. They will continue to be successful for many years.
Lucas James Talent Partners has been very successful with the two people they represent, James Marsters and Jewel Staite. Both are well known in their respective industries and they are both recognized by the public. Jewel Staite is very successful in her television career and she has also had many films that she has been in since Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. was cancelled. James Marsters is also very successful in his career, he has been in tons of episodes on Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel and Torchwood to name a few. He has also written two books that were released by Simon and Schuster in 2012, “One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories” and “Bitter Moon: A Love Story”.