The bi-coastal ceremony was held in Los Angeles, CA, and New York, NY, simultaneously.
Billy Magnussen, Jonathan Groff, Cristin Milioti, Nina Arianda, AnnaSophia Robb, Jason Biggs Walk the Artios Award Red Carpet
Patton Oswalt hosted in Los Angeles, and Michael Urie hosted in New York.
New York City presenters included Frankie Alvarez, Nina Arianda, Murray Bartlett, Jason Biggs, Raul Castillo, Carrie Coon, Edie Falco, Renee Fleming, Jonathan Groff, Gaby Hoffmann, Billy Magnussen, Cristin Milioti, Jay Pharoah, Danny Pino, AnnaSophia Robb, Jeremy Shamos, Cicely Strong and Lorraine Toussaint, among others.
Meryl Streep, Christine Baranski and Tracey Ullman, who appeared in the movie musical "Into the Woods," surprised director Rob Marshall with a musical performance before presenting him with the New York City Apple Award, which recognizes individuals who have made special contributions to the New York entertainment industry through their collaboration with casting directors.
The CSA presented Richard Linklater ("Boyhood") with the Career Achievement Award and Ellen Lewis ("The Wolf of Wall Street") with the Hoyt Bowers Award.
The Casting Society of America (CSA) was founded in 1982 with the intention of establishing a recognized standard of professionalism in the casting field and providing its members with a support organization to further their goals and protect their common interests.
Visit CastingSociety.com for more information.