Get to know Jane Jenkins, the casting director behind classic films and fan favorites like The Princess Bride, Jurassic Park, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, A Beautiful Mind, When Harry Met Sally, & Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.

New York Film Academy students enjoyed a special screening of The Princess Bride with Queens-born casting director Jane Jenkins. Held in March 2011 for New York Film Academy’s Los Angeles campus, Jenkins answered questions from the students about the casting process and her experience in the film industry.

The Q&A was moderated by Tova Laiter, NYFA Director of the Q&A Series. This Q&A is also available on NYFA’s Podcast, The Backlot.