Maureen Goodwill brings her high energy, creativity and her keen eye and passion for developing talent. Maureen (also known as “Mo”), has become somewhat of a legend, due to her relentless drive to help create success for her clients. This is especially apparent with her commitment and enthusiasm while working with kids and young adults, although her roster now includes a full spectrum of (appoximately 180) actors of all ages.
Mo has an extensive background in the film, television and music industries, in both Production/Development, and as a Casting Director/Talent Agent/Manager. She graduated from Concordia University cum laude, specializing in Film production, and first began working in the industry as a casting director on numerous television series, anthologies and feature films. She started out with Elite Productions in Montreal and then with Atlantis Films, which then brought her out to “sunny” Vancouver during the year of Expo to cast the first ever TV series out of the North Shore Studios called “Airwolf.“
She has also been involved in many areas of film production, including working on the awarding winning television series for youth called “You Me and the Kids.” Mo has also helped to run and manage an independent graphics art studio as Art Director/Production Coordinator, and was involved in the creation of an online image licensing shopping cart selling retro clipart for merchandising, promotion and design in film, music, web and advertising. www.retroclipart.com
Mo is also involved in music management, and has been coordinating the production of “Urban Soundscapes”, and “Anthony Bosley” music. (hip, urban, jazz-funk and contemporary), providing an exceptional resource for film and television soundtracks. This music can be found on iTunes, Spotify, Amazon, YouTube and many other well-known music distribution services.
Mo has secured and negotiated many deals for her actors on major feature films with award winning producers and directors, including, the renowned Netflix Trilogy, “To All The Boys“, “To All The Boys: P.S. I Still Love You“, and “To All The Boys: Always And Forever“, as well as “Color Out Of Space” (starring Nicholas Cage)”, and “Fatman” (starring Mel Gibson). Older feature films include “Good Boys“, “The Package“, “Deadpool“, “The 9th Life Of Louis Drax“, “Freaky Friday” and “Big Eyes“.
Mo’s recent TV series regulars & recurring roles include:
Netflix’s “Virgin River“, ABC’s “A Million Little Things“, TBS’s “Chad“, TNT’s “Snowpiercer“, Netflix’s “Babysitter’s Club“, Disney’s “Gabby Duran“, CW’s “Superman & Lois” and Syfy’s “Resident Alien“.
Newer recurring roles on series that will be coming out shortly: Spectrum’s “Joe Picket“, Netflix’s “The Imperfects“, CBS’s “The Guilty Party“, Netflix’s “Maid” and Global’s “Family Law“.
Older recurring roles on TV Series include:
CW’s “Supernatural“, CW’s “Nancy Drew“, FOX’s “Wayward Pines“, Syfy’s “Van Helsing“, CW’s “The Flash“, CW’s “DC Legends Of Tomorrow“, Syfy’s “The Magicians“, ABC’s “Once Upon A Time“, FOX’s “The X Files“, CW’s “iZombie” and ABC’s “The Family“.
The list goes on. Mo’s actors have played opposite many more legendary actors such as Billy Bob Thornton, John Malkovich, Liam Hemsworth and Bruce Dern in “Cut Bank”, Greg Kinnear in “Heaven is for Real”, Clive Owen and Juliette Binoche in Fred Schepisi’s “Words And Pictures”, and Juliette Binoche and Elizabeth Olsen in the Warner Bros remake of “Godzilla“.
Her actors have also appeared on an extensive number of network shows in recurring or guest starring roles such as “Fringe“, “The Killing“, “Mr Young“, “Level Up“, “Spooksville“, “Emily Owens MD“, “The Haunting Hour“, “Arrow” and more. Also in plenty of MOW’s such as “Secret Liaison“, “Strange Magic“, “Abducted: The Carlina White Story“, “The Christmas Bounty“, etc, etc, etc.
(P.S…. all of this information is well documented and can be viewed in Mo’s ongoing blog, which spans the last 8 years since she launched this agency. www.mogoodtalent.com/blog
From project/script development to talent representation and music licensing, Maureen, with her impeccable work ethic and attention to detail, has gained her reputation as the agent that nurtures talent and creates spiritually inspired connections.