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WIFT-FL strives to provide our members and the Florida film community at large advanced opportunities through networking, educational programs, and events held throughout our 6 different branches.  When you join WIFT-FL you join a network of over 300 members who are united for one common goal – to improve production employment in the state of Florida. Check out our Member Center for more details on how to become a Professional Member, a Friend of WIFT, or a Student Member.

- Nancy McBride, President

Featured Member

Bobbi Hill began her professional journey in the early 60s in Las Vegas meeting celebrities such as Dolly Parton, Wayne Newton, Billy Eckstine, Connie Frances, etc.  Vegas led to working out of LA for several yearsfollowed by a wonderful time in Alaska, and finally settling in Florida with a wealth of industry experience.

She has enjoyed years of success in the entertainment business and finally producing films. Last year, Bobbi and Bill Tosh started their own Christian Production Company First Fruits Productions  and are in the early stages of their first feature film called Just Like You.

Bobbi Hill Casting has always been a  full-service casting agent, with 36 years of experience in Florida alone. Her experience in casting is over thousands of varieties projects - from A-list actors all the way to babies, stunt professionals, and even many animals.  She's worked with Jerry Springer, Country Music TV, Blue Jays Baseball, ABC Action News, WFTS-TV, and Cold Case Files.  Television credits include: American Moms, Condo Cops, Walk On Water, and Bit the Dust.  Feature Film credits include Zola, American Hostage, Sophie Hates Me, Nekoda, and extras on Lethal Weapon 3. Commercial credits include Coors, Blue Jays Kids Foundation, Pep Boys, Stanley Steemer, Burt's Bees, Coke, and numerous campaign ads.  She's also casted for music videos, fashion shows, and live stage productions.

The highlight of her career was meeting her idol, Elvis Presley, several times. At one of those occasions Elvis gave Bobbi a beautiful personal gift.  Last year she meet Elviss Granddaughter Riley Keough and Bobbi was cast in a scene with Riley in Zola.

Bobbis profession goal has always been to breathe life into the script, and blow the clients away with the best actors. Nothing less will do! She has learned through years of experience that passion for your purpose is the first step to success. She uses this prospective to approach each project with a renewed eagerness, to add the human element to each and every project. She is also a very hands-on, old school casting director and will always be available, even on set. She is currently working on two features, and several other projects

Awards and accolades include Best Casting of a TV Pilot and a recipient of the Crystal Reel Award 1996.  Bobbi is director of the Clearwater Branch of WIFT - FL, Board Director of the Tampa Bay Film Society member of the Sunscreen Film Clw/St. Pete Society, and a lifetime member of Whos, Who. She will continue to do her best, always providing best and being the best person she can be.

 

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(Entertainment Law)

6 Escondido Circle, Suite 55

Altamonte Springs, Florida  32701

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