If you want to be a successful actor in film, you need to get on the radar of the top U.K. Casting Directors. But if you don't know who they are, it's unlikely they will ever know who you are.
For that reason, this post is a chance to educate yourself about some of the top U.K. Casting Directors who should be on your radar for film work.
Casting Directors are the creative intermediary between actors and directors. They are tasked with the difficult job of finding the right people for the right project.
Here are 7 of the top Casting Directors:
Most Famous For: James Bond films like Skyfall
Most Famous For: The Dark Knight
Most Famous For: Star Wars
Most Famous For: The Hobbit
Most Famous For: Rogue One
Most Famous For: I, Daniel Blake
Most Famous For: Pirates of the Caribbean
These are just a few of the top Casting Directors in film. As you can see, women dominate this part of the industry. I’ll put separate posts up about Theatre and TV Casting Directors in the future too.
You can look up casting directors by going here to the Casting Directors Guild.
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