ML Talent Agency

ML Talent Agency

Toronto's Top Background Agency for Extras!


ML Talent Agency is one of Toronto's top Agencies for background extras.  The agency has been in business for over 16 years delivering exceptional service for both talent and casting directors. 

ML Talent specializes in background extras for Feature Films, Television Series, Commercials and Print.

For Talent:  

  • One of the busiest agencies in the city, with the widest range of orders for Movies, Television, commercials and Print.

  • Inclusion in our exclusive in-house online database accessible to casting directors and producers looking for talent.

  • Our long history and reputation will ensure to maximize your exposure and opportunities.

  • We insure that you get paid accurately and promptly.

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For Casting Directors:

  • One of the largest and most diverse rosters by age, ethnicity and range of looks.

  • Roster includes both Union and Non-Union members.

  • 24/7 Support.

  • Quick response time and quick order fulfillment regardless of size.

  • Access to an exclusive online database to search talent (if desired).

  • We provide the most accurate digital and clear (unprocessed) photos of our talent as well as their measurements.

  • Very experienced working with very large and small productions.

A proud member of the Toronto Talent Agent Association (TTAA)

The Team

Melissa Lee - Founder and owner of ML Talent Agency

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Melissa Lee has been in the Film industry for nearly 20 years.  She is the founder and owner of one of the oldest and biggest background agencies in Toronto.  Melissa is a graduate from the University of Western Ontario with a degree in Sociology.  Her first role in the film industry was as an in-house agent.  She then went on to work with renowned casting director Stephanie Gorin.  Melissa also had experience as a freelance assistant producer with Partners Film Company

Melissa then launched Melissa Lee Talent Agency Inc.   Her company was rebranded in 2013 and is now known as ML Talent Agency

As an innovator in the industry, she has developed and launched an in house searchable database of talent.  The database is accessible by all casting directors and producers.

Melissa is also a founding member and Co-Chair of the Toronto Talent Agent Association (TTAA).

Stay tuned for their bio's:

Office Manager - Karolina Kolarikova -  647 712 2278

Administrative Accounts Manager - Ricky Jones -

Booking Specialists- Ali Kaiser / Kevin Moore / Sam Evans / Sohini   647 519 6638

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