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casting director

Shirley Abramson, American casting director. Recipient Red Ribbon, American Film Festival, 1982, first place award Athen's International Film Festival, 1983, Casting Directors award American Federation of television and Radio Artists, 1984, Gold award 1985. Member Dallas Communications Council, Women In Film, Texas Film/Tape Professionals, Women of Motion Picture Industry, Women's Center Dallas.

Background

Abramson, Shirley was born on January 4, 1938 in Fort Worth, Texas, United States. Daughter of Harry and Belle (Cohen) Lavine.

Education

Student, University Texas, 1960. Student, Texas Christian University, 1962. Student, El Centro College, 1963.

Career

Staff Cinema Producers Center. Freelance cast director numerous companies including Tracy-Locke Advisory Agency, Disney Productions, Tabor Public, Sunlite Pictures Corporation, since 1978.

Membership

Member Dallas Communications Council, Women In Film, Texas Film/Tape Professionals, Women of Motion Picture Industry, Women's Center Dallas.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Socializing, attending plays and movies, dance, sharing time with my youngest daughter.

Connections

Married Marvin Blasser (divorced). Children: Harry, Gail, Linda. Married Harry Abramson, December 21, 1969 (divorced 1979).

father:
Harry Lavine

mother:
Belle (Cohen) Lavine

spouses:
Marvin Blasser

Harry Abramson

children:
Harry Abramson

Gail Abramson

Linda Abramson