Jennifer Peralta-Ajemian /

Professionally trained Ballet dancer

Prior to venturing into casting, Jennifer was a professionally trained ballet dancer for 13 years and received her primary training from legendary coach Maggie Black. While majoring in Dance at Marymount Manhattan College, Jennifer decided to explore the business side of entertainment, which eventually led to working for veteran Casting Directors Cindy Tolan, Bernard Telsey, Avy Kaufman, and Liz Lewis.

Select Film/TV credits: Chasing Taste (Dir: Sean Gannet), Welcome to Nowhere (Bullet Hill Road) (Dir: William Cusick), Dart (Prod: Sean Glass), The Poets (Dir: Sean Gannet), Got No Game with Paul Mecurio: Race in Sports (HBO Sports); “Ugly Betty” (ABC/Pilot), “Important Things with Demetri Martin” (Comedy Central), “Mama’s Boys of the Bronx” (TLC); Commercial/Promo: The Greater Building Society’s 2011 Campaign (Starring Jerry Seinfeld), Guinness “Dark Life” (Dir: Frédéric Planchon), Dr. Scholl’s Easy Flats (Dir: Sasha Levinson), BNP Paribas "Keep Reaching" (Anonymous Content), Nokia “Journeys” (Dir: Jesper Ohlsson), “The Rocket Science Project” (Sony), Ameriprise (Dir: Pulitzer Prize winner David C. Turnley), Libery Mutual’s “The Responsibility Project” (Dir: Anthony Anderson), Rescue Me “Cradle to Brave” promo (FX).

In May 2011, Jennifer started collaborating with Casting Director Robin Carus. Select Film/TV credits include: The Art and Life of James McNeill Whistler (PBS), SUGAR! (Dir: Shari Berman), Love True (Dir: Alma Har’el), Rover (Dir: Tony Blahd), Skook (Dir: Connor Hurley, Official Selection of the 2013 New Orleans Film Festival/Nominated for Best Narrative Feature film), Weathering (Dir: Max Weinman), Running With Sharks (Dir: Suha Araj), The King's Pawn (Dir: Jonah Bleicher), Disgrace (Dir: J. Casey Modderno, Official Selection of the 2013 New Orleans Film Festival, NY & LA Shorts Fests, and the Montreal World Film Festival), Elvis (Dir: Nicolas Santana), No Vagrancy (Dir: Ernest Leif Boyd), Deep Red Dandelions (Dir: Brendan Butler); “Confidential Michael McGlone Project” (Dir: Michael McGlone), "(The) Wine Show" (Dir: Connor Hurley). Comm/Industrial/VO: Swiffer's "The Power of the Everyday Effect" featuring Lee & Morty Kaufman (Casting Associates/NY Casting, Dir: Damien Drake), Conde Nast`s "Future Tense" (Dir: Phillip Van).

Jennifer has participated in seminars and taught Film/TV Audition technique and Casting 101 workshops for CnC, Wright Way Master Classes, and The SAG Foundation.