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Kim "Cookie" McCray

Talent Agent

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After over a decade working in the freelance film industry on projects including Frank Darabont’s The Green Mile, Steven Soderbergh’s Traffic, Alejandro Inarritu’s 21 Grams, Cameron Crowe’s Elizabethtown, Robert Redford’s The Legend of Bagger Vance, Shana Feste’s Country Strong, Del Shore’s Blues for Willadean and many more films, television shows, commercials and music videos, Kim decided on a career change and went to work as a SAG-AFTRA booking agent for a talent agency in Nashville, TN. 


When the owner retired, Kim opened a boutique SAG-AFTRA talent agency. The McCray Agency represents actors for film, television, commercials, music videos, print, industrials and more. Within two years of opening her agency doors, her clients booked jobs including: Showtime’s Homeland, Netflix’s Stranger Things, HBOMax/DC Universe’s Doom Patrol, IFC’s Stan Against Evil, Showtime’s The Good Lord Bird, Netflix’s Ozark, CBS All Access Tell Me A Story, AMC’s Preacher, Sony/Apple TV +/Playtone’s Greyhound, NBC’s Chicago Fire, CW’s Dynasty, IFC’s Brockmire, USA’s Queen of the South, OWN’s Greenleaf, Netflix’s Messiah, Fox’s The Resident and many commercials, videos, web spots and industrials. She picked up the nickname “Cookie” on her first feature film, October Sky, and doesn’t mind it at all.

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