Producer, Casting Director
Nicole Hilliard-Forde is an Emmy-nominated Casting Director. Nicole also produces the TIFF Rising Stars program. TIFF Rising Stars showcases the next generation of Canadian actors poised for international careers and immerses four selected actors in a series of public and private industry meetings with international casting directors, filmmakers, producers and development executives during the Toronto International Film Festival. Nicole is a graduate of the Canadian Film Centre's Advanced Producer's Residency and a member of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Los Angeles and Casting Society of America.