There are tv shows with only a few magical talents struggling in bland ensembles and then there are shows where everyone is so great that it becomes impossible to prefer individual performances.
My choice of the best tv casts in 2014:
1.TRANSPARENT,the wild Amazon tv miracle with so many fantastic creations,led by Jeffrey Tambor in the role of his life.
Casting director:Eyde Belasco
2.SILLICON VALLEY,hillarious HBO nerds,led by amazing Thomas Middleditch.
Casting directors:Nicole Abellera,Jeannie McCarthy
3,ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK,although I am not a big fan,the casting is perfect.
Casting directors:Stephanie DeCourcey,Jennifer Euston
4.SURVIVOR'S REMORSE,last season's surprise,very exciting cast.
Casting director:Kim Coleman
5.JANE THE VIRGIN,another big surprise,colourful characters led by excellent Gina Rodriguez.
Casting directors:Jonathan Clay Harris,Allison Silverberg.
6.THE AFFAIR,drama full of British imports and a very sweet surprise,the excellent Joshua Jackson.
Casting directors:Ross Meyerson,Libby Goldstein,June Lowry Johnson.
7.LAST TANGO IN HALIFAX,a BBC miracle with a great mix of legends and fresh talents,led by divine Derek Jacobi and Anne Reid.
Casting director:Beverly Keogh.