About Topo Swope Talent

Welcome to Topo Swope Talent (TST), where extraordinary connections are made and your projects truly come alive! With a powerhouse of professional, experienced, and highly skilled actors on our roster, we are here to ensure your casting process is nothing short of seamless and wildly successful.
For nearly three decades, Topo Swope Talent has been an unwavering beacon in the Pacific Northwest’s entertainment scene. Our deep-rooted commitment to excellence has made us a trusted name in the industry. Under the deft guidance of Tim Crist, our heartfelt pursuit of representing the finest talents continues to flourish.
Are you on the hunt for that perfect voice or face? At TST, we house a diverse array of exceptional performers. Allow yourself to explore our website where you can indulge in audio samples and immerse yourself in captivating video reels. Here, you’ll discover voices that will leave an indelible impression on your audience, long after the credits roll.
Guided by our unshakeable passion, we stand ready to collaborate with casting professionals in their quest for the perfect talent. Share with us your project requirements, and like a skilled matchmaker, we’ll recommend talent that is tailor-made to exceed your wildest expectations.
At TST, we take great pride in not only delivering top-notch service but also in cultivating a friendly and professional experience that sets us apart from the rest. We genuinely care, and it’s our pleasure to be your partner in bringing your artistic dreams to life. So, whether you’re a casting professional seeking brilliance or a visionary on a creative journey, know that we’re here to support you every step of the way.
Reach out and let’s embark on a collaborative adventure that will make your endeavors shine brighter than ever before. Together, we’ll create magic that will leave an everlasting mark on the hearts and minds of your audience. Let the journey begin!


About Tim Crist

Taking a page from the book of Superman, Tim uses his incredible ability to multi-task and move at incredible speeds to ensure that actors and clients alike have everything they need to be successful. Originally from Washington DC, he has a strong stage management background in theatre.  With a sharp sense of humor and affable personality, Tim is able to relate to actors while maintaining a positive vibe in the office. In 2009 he found the job he was meant for and joined the labor of love that is being a talent agent.  Maintaining his love of theatre, Tim is the Operations Manager at Theatre Off Jackson in his free time. He is thrilled to have spent 14 years as part of this incredible industry!

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The Reviews Are In! 

“Tim Crist’s agency is our team’s go to whenever we need to bring voice-over talent or actors for our shoots and recordings. The agency’s roster is extensive in its variety, and I’ve been consistently impressed with these folks’ level of craft. They can really make tech content come alive, which can be a feat! Tim makes it easy for us to find the right person for the job and I appreciate that he’s always available to hop on a call if needed. I highly recommend TST!”
Michelle Pichon-Mewhort
Producer at RUN Studios
Client: Microsoft Worldwide Learning Studios
“Topo Swope Talent has been our go-to resource for voiceover work for many years now. Tim is professional and responsive, talent is top-notch, and delivery is always on schedule. They will continue to be our partners well into the future. Love working with Tim!”
Sharon Evans
Director of Client Services at Agency Mania Solutions
“Working with Tim is always fun and a pleasure. He fights for his actors to be seen and works hard to make sure they are going to be treated properly. A gem!”
Jodi Rothfield
Jodi Rothfield Casting
“We have loved working with Tim though the years. He always gives us exactly what we are looking for. He is easy to work with and always goes the extra mile.”

Patti Kalles & Laurie Levine
Kalles Levine Casting
“Working with Tim is always a delight! They make the casting and booking process super smooth, and they always work with an amazing roster of talent. Any project with TST feels like working with friends.” 

Lauren Whisnant
Formosa Seattle



Inspired by her healthy respect for the craft and a love for actors, Topo Swope opened her talent agency in 1994.  After an incredible 28 years at the helm of TST she retired at the end of 2022.  She leaves behind an amazing legacy not soon to be forgotten!