Casting Workbook Presents:

An industry conversation with TV Actors Melissa O'Neil and Thom Allison

August 19, 2020 at 10:00am PDT / 1:00pm EDT


Join us for a live interactive one hour Ask-Me-Anything (AMA) session with top industry Actors Melissa O’Neil & Thom Allison. Learn from the best as Melissa & Thom shares important insights and tools to build your craft and develop your career.

Melissa O’Neil & Thom Allison



Melissa O’Neil is a Canadian Idol winner and acclaimed Broadway Star. After winning Canadian Idol, her first big musical was in the cast of Dirty Dancing for Mirvish Productions. She then went on to play Eponine in Les Miserables in Toronto and was then whisked to Broadway. Next came a lead in the hit TV series Dark Matter. You can now see Melissa as one of the leads on The Rookie.

Thom Allison is an award winning Canadian Actor and breakout Broadway Star. He won the Canadian Screen Award, for his role as “Pree” in the hit series, KILLJOYS. Thom has appeared on Broadway in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert and the original Canadian companies of Miss Saigon, The Who’s Tommy and Rent. He was a judge on CBC’s Over the Rainbow, and has played lead roles at The Stratford and Shaw Festivals.