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Casting director David Rapaport takes us behind the scenes of 'Gossip Girl,' 'Arrow,' 'Riverdale,' and more

David Rapaport’s kindergarten instructor knew the casting director’s calling earlier than he did. It was June of 1984, and it was time for Rapaport’s year-end report. On it, his instructor wrote, “He assigns ‘parts’ to others.” Thirty-five years later, the Boston native has made a profession out of assigning elements to others. He’s greatest recognized […]