Julia Kim

Casting Director, Starlet
Nominated for: Robert Altman Award

Julia Kim is based in Los Angeles. She casts films and commercials and has a passion for unearthing new talent and creating chemistry that shines on set and on-screen. Highlights include Shit Year (Cannes Film Festival Director’s Fornight), Wassup Rockers (Toronto Film Festival, Wild Tigers I Have Known (Sundance Film Festival), My Bollywood Bird (Palm Springs Film Festival), But I’m a Cheerleader and Two Family House, which won an Audience Prize at Sundance. Julia has worked on a slew of commercials for clients ranging from Dish Network. VW, McDonald’s, Honda and Bud Light to Boost Mobile, Martell Cognac, Canon, Chevy and Spike TV. Over the years, Julia has established herself as LA’s go-to gal for productions based in Japan, Korea and India, and was recently a panelist for a SAG discussion about transforming the perception of Asians on screen. She has also cast a reality show for the Asian Cable Network and is actively involved in casting workshops around LA.