Backstage’s Casting Insider Joins ‘In the Envelope’ to Educate (+ Inspire) Listeners

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“In the Envelope: The Actor’s Podcast” features intimate, in-depth conversations with today’s most noteworthy film, television, and theater actors and creators. Full of both know-how and inspiration, “In the Envelope” airs weekly to cover everything from practical advice on navigating the industry, to how your favorite projects are made, to personal stories of success and failure alike. Join host and Awards Editor Jack Smart for this guide on how to live the creative life from those who are doing it every day.

“Everyone you admire—from Oscar winners to someone that you saw in a theater piece that moved you—everyone you admire that works today started with a résumé that was as empty as yours might be,” says Christine McKenna-Tirella, Backstage’s casting specialist. 

Listeners and followers of “In the Envelope” are in for a treat this week, as Smart and McKenna-Tirella give an update from the jobs

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Casting News: Jason Isaacs to Join the Third Season of ‘Sex Education’ | Anglophenia

Sex Education kicked off in 2019, starring Anglo faves Gillian Anderson (The Fall) and Asa Butterfield (Hugo). Anderson takes on the role of a sex therapist and single mum to a teenage son, Otis (Butterfield).

There have been two seasons to date, with a third on its way.

It’s just been confirmed that Jason Isaacs (The OA) will be joining the established cast as Peter Groff, reports Empire Online. He’s the older brother to Mr. Groff (Alistair Petrie), the headmaster of Otis’ school. He’s described as being more successful than his little brother and not shy to make it known. Mr. Groff goes to live with his brother, as he’s now separated from his wife.

As you can imagine, it’s a bit awkward for Otis having a sex therapist as a parent. It’s apparent in the trailer for season one, where Anderson’s character

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