Supporting actresses are those female artists who have a role in the film that is the most important role after the role of the leading actress in the film. Supporting actress goes through all the procedures that the leading actress has to go through. Once the actress is approached by the casting team and the producer, and even the director (if hired), she reads the script and express her views about it- if they feel positive about it, they consult with their agents and sort out the available dates so that it no two(or more) projects clash with each other.
They convey their schedule to the producers and casting offices, and if both the parties agree on the dates the actress is signed in. The supporting actor’s role is extremely important and she is awarded in the ‘Best Actress in Supporting Role’. They go through the styling session that includes costume designing, make-up and hair styling, accessories.