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Global Image Talent


Founded in 2007 by Maria Whatley CEO

Working to develop, sustain and grow talents careers. Global Image Talent has a base of uniquely gifted actors, singers, rappers, dancers, models, script writers and music producers. An innovative company with a diversity in clients, that provides a range of services embracing all of our client’s needs. Introductions to agents and casting community. Recommendations regarding acting training/coaching, self-taping and film production are among the main services provided by Global Image Talent. For aspiring entertainers, we provide artist development such as introductions to top Music Producers and Record Labels. 28 years in the business, Maria has an electric background as a prior actress and professional singer traveling as a solo artist and in bands, performing at major venues throughout the world and singing background for various celebrities and numerous plays throughout her career, being behind the scenes is where her heart lies now.


Producing T.V. /Reality Shows and Films. Branching off with her sister company Global Image Entertainment which, is a full production company taking on Film and T.V. content. The Switch Up and Sunnyfield Kids are 2 that are completed and Distributed internationally and worldwide. With several others in the works.

Maria is sought after for her expertise in selecting talent for some of the most Star Studded Talent Showcases in the World,  American Idol, The Voice, The Rap Game, and America's Got Talent. There is no place too far for she will travel to find fresh new talent. Not only in the United States, internationally, such as Dubai, Schotland, Norway, Philippines, India, Milan, Spain, Ireland, Germany, South Africa, Australia, Hong Kong are just a few places she finds talents as Judge and Director of IPOP LA for over 17 years. She states, "What most people try to accomplish in 5 to 10 years or more, Talents I've met and signed at IPOP do it in 5 days. It is the fast track and it will allow one to see how good one really is against others and meet over 200  Agents, Managers Casting Directors and Record Labels. There is nothing like it in the World."  We welcome new auditions for it. 

Having built her relationships with Hollywood Agents Casting and Industry Professionals, they look to Global Image Talent to bring amazing new talent to their client base, as well as her own team. 

With a caring touch to all of her client’s needs and vision, Global Image Talent looks forward to seeing new talent and selecting those that are ready to work hard.

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