Saturday October 12th, 2013 from 2pm to 5pm

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Hilton Seattle Airport and Conference Center
17620 Pacific Hwy S
Seatac, WA 98188


The Hilton is conveniently located parallel to the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.  It provides complimentary shuttle to and from the airport.  It is also adjacent to Sound Transit Link Light Rail to downtown Seattle, a mile west of the I-5 corridor and an easy drive to Tukwila and Renton.  Seattle Center, waterfront and downtown Seattle are only 15 miles away.  Wherever you decide to go, it is easy to get around on Link Light Rail from the hotel to downtown.  There are multiple dining experiences located in the hotel and several located within a few miles of the hotel.  Southcenter shopping mall is only 2 miles away.  Spacious rooms and suites are available at a discounted rate for those registered for classes.  Complimentary parking for drop off and pick up.  Those who wish to stay there is a minimal $5 parking fee assessed. 


Brenda Fisher
Strategic Talent Actor Training

Strategic Talent Actor Training Presents Mitchell Gossett


Saturday, October 12th 2pm-5pm


Mitchell Gossett is one of the most respected talent agents in the Industry today. He is an “Łber-agent” who has worked for the most prestigious talent agencies in Hollywood. These agencies have represented some of the biggest names in show business, including actors, filmmakers, and screenwriters. Collectively, the agencies handle many of today’s most acclaimed artists, including Academy Award, Golden Globe, Screen Actor’s Guild, Tony, Emmy, Grammy, and People’s Choice winners and nominees.

 Mitchell represents some of the most successful rising stars currently working in the film and television industries. His clients can be seen in major motion pictures, and on television almost every day of the week. As a manager and agent, Mitchell has repped and developed many noteworthy and relevant actors in today’s entertainment industry, including Miley Cyrus (Hannah Montana),), Taylor Lautner (Twilight series), Jennifer Lawrence (The Hunger Games, Winter’s Bone), Katherine McPhee (Smash, American Idol), Kristen Bell (Gossip Girl, Forgetting Sarah Marshall), pop star Demi Lovato (Camp Rock, Sonny With A Chance), AnnaSophia Robb (Carrie Diaries, Soul Surfer), pop star Jesse McCartney, Victoria Justice (Victorious), Taylor Momsen (Gossip Girl), Lucy Hale (Scream 4, Pretty Little Liars), Darren Criss (Glee), Hunter Parrish (Weeds), Miranda Cosgrove (iCarly), Hayden Panettiere (Heroes), Seann William Scott (American Pie; Dude, Where’s My Car?), Cody Linley (Hannah Montana), Chelsea Kane (Jonas, Dancing With the Stars), Lucas Cruikshank (The Fred Series, Marvin Marvin), Jason Earles (Hannah Montana, Disney’s Kickin’ It), Billy Ray Cyrus (Hannah Montana Jennifer Stone (Wizards of Waverly Place), Tiffany Thornton (Sonny With A Chance, So Random!), Darren Criss ( Glee), Amara Miller (The Descendents, 1600 Penn), Cole Jenson ( Crash and Bernstein for Disney XD) and Katherine McNamara) and Luke Benward from the recent Disney movie Girls Vs Monster and the upcoming Cloud 9 produced for Disney by Ashley Tisdale, and many others!

 Mitchell recently returned o CESD Talent Agency as the Senior Vice President of Talent/Motion Picture/Television Division, where he directs the agency’s Los Angeles and New York operations for motion pictures, television, and theatre.. During his tenure at CESD, Mitchell has built a renowned scouting operation for the young talent.

Prior to CESD, Mitchell was an agent with the powerhouse United Talent Agency, and owned and operated Gossett Entertainment Management, where he produced films and theatre and managed actors with strong theatrical backgrounds.

 Mitchell studied theatre and acting at the New York University (NYU) School of the Arts Bachelor of Fine Arts program, State University of New York/Buffalo and holds a Master’s Degree in Acting from Cornell University. He studied acting with members of The National Theatre of Great Britain. Mitchell is the Co-Founder and Co-Artistic Director of the Los Angeles based theatre company Bottom’s Dream, an organization committed to premiering innovative American writers. Mitchell has also been honored with a Backstage West Garland Award for Performance.

 Variety, the prestigious trade paper for the entertainment industry, wrote the following about Mitchell: “His agenting method draws from his previous careers as actor, director, and talent manager. Thus, his clients get a hands-on rep who speaks their language, understands their struggle, and can offer credible advice on how to improve their work. Gossett believes part of his role is to show [his clients] their value beyond commerce."

 Mitchell’s extensive experience and education have contributed to his unique and unparalleled track record of discovering some of the most dynamic actors for both the current and next generations. 

Please bring a headshot and resume to this educational event for review.

Strategic Talent Actor Training is a training service our classes, workshops, events, camps, showcases etc. are not an audition for employment or for obtaining a talent agent or talent management.  All of our events are for Educational purposes only.  

If you cancel with less than two weeks notice, there will be a 50% cancellation fee.