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Two Cats Casting is an independent casting office based in Los Angeles specializing in casting actors and dancers for film, theatre, commercials, digital content, photography and live performances.

Our mission is to find the authentic faces that make your unique project as inclusive as the American population. We pride ourselves in opening our doors in order to discover new talent, fostering change in representation by diving into the human stories behind the characters' breakdowns, and eliminating hurdles of locating "hard-to-find" types through community outreach and casting-based advocacy.

We are based in Los Angeles with a pool of talent in New York, San Francisco, and Phoenix.

Selected Credits


  • Awaken (dir. Leena Pendharkar) 

  • Val (dir. Brandi Harkonen)

  • Behind Closed Doors (Casting Consultant, dir. Dennis Chan)

  • Awarewolf (dir. Chris Thomas & Dan Damman)

  • Prom (Additional Casting, dir. Imran J. Khan)

  • Touch (dir. Lulu Wang)

  • Sati (dir. Heather de Michele)

  • Memoirs of a Dead Bitch (Dance Casting dir. Tatiana Paris)

Digital Series

  • The Real Girls Guide to Everything Else (Additional Casting)

  • Kiss Her I’m Famous Season 2 (Additional Casting)

  • Orbital Redux (Casting Consultant)

  • Squad 85 (Dance Casting)

  • My Life On The F List (Dance Casting)


  • War Bride (Sky Pilot Theater)

  • I Can Speak, The Does (Inkfest 2018)

  • Handcrafted Healing, a workshop production (Fierce Backbone Theatre)

  • Snow in Midsummer, a staged reading (A Noise Within and East West Players)

Musical Theatre & Films

  • Lullaby, A Zombie Musical (Dance Casting)

  • Skanky Me From Kankakee

  • Rewind, A New 80s Pop Musical

Dance Films

  • Surrender to the Mystery  

  • Nevada Line

  • F*** Your Politics


Dance Performances

  • Marina Del Rey Summer Dance Concert 2018 & 2019

Music Videos

  • Yo Se Music Video (Dance Casting)

  • “Surefire” by John Legend (Casting Consultant)

  • “Penthouse Floor” by John Legend

  • “Gusto God” by Adam Zwig

  • Too Many Bodies, a music video for “Place Called Us” by Alex Mackey



  • “Soccer” Mr. Tummee (0:30)

  • “Picnic” Mr. Tummee (0:30)


Two Cats Casting is comprised of Nancy Dobbs Owen and Reena Dutt. Collectively they have garnered casting experience through necessity, passion and the drive to find out-of-the-box talent on a variety of projects they have been involved with as producers, directors and choreographers. Doing it themselves also lead them to advocate for representation in the media. It is far too often as directors and choreographer we've been told the ### demographic doesn't doesn't have the skillset, is too hard to find, or "wouldn't fit" for the part. We are here to demolish those pre-conceived notions through empathy, integrity, authenticity and persistence. It takes a village, and our village is a big one. These two cats are here to prove the talent exists and non-traditional voices can be the new norm.


Feel free to reach out to us for a phone consultation. We only take projects that we believe in. Integrity is our baseline code of conduct. We promise to uphold that standard at all times, serving both the project and the community with honesty and passion (and we strive to serve the project to the best of our ability). We look forward to hearing about you, your work and your vision.

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