Casting Directors of note

by ben-j-thomas | created - 05 Nov 2013 | updated - 05 May 2014 | Public

1. Nicole Abellera

Casting_director | 21 Jump Street

Nicole Abellera is known for her work on 21 Jump Street (2012), Keanu (2016) and Big Eyes (2014).

2. Chico Accioly

Casting_director | Trash

Chico Accioly is a casting director and actor, known for Trash (2014), O Cheiro do Ralo (2006) and À Deriva (2009).

3. Douglas Aibel

Casting_director | The Grand Budapest Hotel

Douglas Aibel is a casting director, known for The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014), Frances Ha (2012) and Signs (2002).

4. Gigi Akoka

Casting_director | Babel

Gigi Akoka is known for her work on Babel (2006), Babylon A.D. (2008) and Love Me If You Dare (2003).

5. Geli Albaladejo

Casting_director | El orfanato

Geli Albaladejo was born as Ángeles Albaladejo Pérez. She is an actress and casting director, known for The Orphanage (2007), Sangre ciega (1994) and La caja 507 (2002).

6. Anna luiza Almeida

Casting_director | Trash

7. Norma Angeleri

Casting_department | Diarios de motocicleta

Norma Angeleri was born on December 13, 1954 in Laboulaye, Córdoba, Argentina. She is an actress and casting director, known for The Motorcycle Diaries (2004), Señorita maestra (1983) and Sleepwalker (1998).

8. Deborah Aquila

Casting_director | Red State

Deborah Aquila is known for her work on Red State (2011), RED (2010) and La La Land (2016).

9. Yael Aviv

Casting_department | The Insider

Yael Aviv was born on June 10, 1945 in Tel Aviv, Israel. She is a casting director and actress, known for The Insider (1999), Walk on Water (2004) and 7 fois... par jour (1971).

10. Justine Arteta

Casting_director | Little Miss Sunshine

Justine Arteta is known for her work on Little Miss Sunshine (2006), Everybody Wants Some!! (2016) and Being John Malkovich (1999).

11. Shaheen Baig

Casting_director | Starred Up

Shaheen worked as an associate alongside casting directors; Debbie McWilliams, Jina Jay & Patsy Pollock for several years before setting up her own company in 2002.

In 2004 Shaheen was nominated by her peers and awarded the Best New Talent Award by Women In Film and Television in London and in 2008 ...

12. Simone Bär

Casting_department | Inglourious Basterds

Simone Bär was born in 1965 in Königs Wusterhausen, Brandenburg, Germany. She is known for her work on Inglourious Basterds (2009), The Reader (2008) and Good Bye Lenin! (2003).

13. Kerry Barden

Casting_director | The Help

Kerry Barden is known for his work on The Help (2011), Winter's Bone (2010) and Spotlight (2015).

14. Jean-Marc Barr

Actor | Le grand bleu

Jean-Marc Barr was born on September 27, 1960 in Bitburg, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. He is an actor and producer, known for The Big Blue (1988), Lovers (1999) and Big Sur (2013).

15. Nikki Barrett

Casting_director | Hacksaw Ridge

16. Lauren Bass

Casting_department | Shooter

17. Eve Battaglia

Casting_director | Transamerica

Eve Battaglia is known for her work on Transamerica (2005), Daylight (1996) and Sleepless in Seattle (1993).

18. Lisa Beach

Casting_director | Horrible Bosses

Lisa Beach is known for her work on Horrible Bosses (2011), Wedding Crashers (2005) and We're the Millers (2013).

19. Victoria Beattie

Casting_director | Antichrist

20. Eyde Belasco

Casting_director | Transparent

Eyde Belasco was born in 1969. She is known for her work on Transparent (2014), (500) Days of Summer (2009) and Rescue Dawn (2006).

21. Rodrigo Bellott

Director | Dependencia sexual

A driving force behind Bolivia's small film industry, Bellot helmed, wrote and produced his breakout pic, "Sexual Dependency," as well as his next hit, "Who Killed the White Llama?" a knockabout road comedy.

Bellot co-runs Bolivia's first film school, La Fabrica, whose grads worked on "White Llama" ...

23. Mark Bennett

Casting_director | It Follows

25. Lucy Bevan

Casting_director | Beauty and the Beast

Lucy Bevan is known for her work on Beauty and the Beast (2017), An Education (2009) and Cinderella (2015).

26. Sharon Bialy

Casting_director | The Handmaid's Tale

Sharon Bialy is known for her work on The Handmaid's Tale (2017), Breaking Bad (2008) and The Walking Dead (2010).

27. Jay Binder

Casting_director | Dreamgirls

Jay Binder is known for his work on Dreamgirls (2006), Chicago (2002) and Nine (2009).

29. Russell Boast

Casting_director | Wicked City

Russell Boast was born on July 18, 1972 in Durban, South Africa as Russell John Boast. He is known for his work on Wicked City (2015), White Irish Drinkers (2010) and 24: Live Another Day (2014).

30. Scot Boland

Casting_director | Hostage

31. Antoinette Boulat

Casting_director | Carlos

Antoinette Boulat was born in France. She is known for her work on Carlos (2010), Marie Antoinette (2006) and The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014).

32. Judith Bouley

Casting_department | Deep Impact

Based in Los Angeles, Judy Bouley specializes in casting on location.

She's cast in Bulgaria, Morocco, India, Kyrsgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Buenos Aires, Baja, Puerto Rico and the United States.

Born in the US, Judy spent her childhood in Japan. Her love of people, cultures and language combined with her ...

33. Lucy Boulting

Casting_department | Judge Dredd

Daughter of John Boulting, of the famous Boulting Brothers. Has two children.

34. Deirdre Bowen

Casting_director | A History of Violence

Deirdre Bowen is known for her work on A History of Violence (2005), Cube (1997) and Blindness (2008).

36. Heike Brandstatter

Casting_department | Juno

37. Pär Brundin

Casting_director | Kid Svensk

Pär Brundin was born on April 7, 1972 in Strängnäs, Södermanlands län, Sweden as Pär Anders Johan Berglund. He is known for his work on Kid Svensk (2007), Melancholia (2011) and Johan Falk: GSI - Gruppen för särskilda insatser (2009).

38. John Buchan

Casting_department | Jumper

John Buchan is known for his work on Jumper (2008), Spotlight (2015) and Johnny Mnemonic (1995).

40. Joserra Cadiñanos

Actor | Abre los ojos

Joserra Cadiñanos is an actor and talent agent, known for Open Your Eyes (1997), Talk to Her (2002) and Tesis (1996).

41. Tiffany Little Canfield

Casting_director | The Intern

Tiffany Little Canfield is known for her work on The Intern (2015), Into the Woods (2014) and This Is Us (2016).

42. J.C. Cantu

Casting_director | Gamer

43. Olivier Carbone

Casting_department | Inglourious Basterds

Olivier Carbone is a casting director and actor, known for Inglourious Basterds (2009), The Transporter (2002) and La Vie en Rose (2007).

44. Kristy Carlson

Casting_director | Watchmen

45. Laura Cepeda

Actress | Baton Rouge

Laura Cepeda was born on June 24, 1953 in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico as Laura Cepeda de Golferichs. She is an actress and casting director, known for Baton Rouge (1988), Everly (2014) and Grimm (2003).

46. Lindsay Chag

Casting_department | Pet Sematary

Has 2 B.A. Degrees from Stanford University, one in Psychology and one in Drama.

47. Denise Chamian

Casting_director | Minority Report

Denise Chamian is known for her work on Minority Report (2002), Saving Private Ryan (1998) and Pain & Gain (2013).

48. Aleta Chappelle

Casting_department | The Godfather: Part III

Aleta Chappelle

Ms. Aleta Chappelle began her career in the film industry working at Francis Coppola's Zoetrope Studio, where she assisted in the casting of The Outsiders. Rumble Fish, Peggy Sue Got Married and The Cotton Club. She soon advanced to the level of Casting Director and some of her ...

49. Dixie Chassay

Casting_department | Doom

50. Ellen Chenoweth

Casting_director | No Country for Old Men

Ellen Chenoweth is known for her work on No Country for Old Men (2007), A Serious Man (2009) and Michael Clayton (2007).

51. Nathalie Cheron

Casting_director | Lucy

Member of ARDA (Association des Responsables de Distribution Artistique).

52. Paula Chevallet

Casting_director | Le cri de la soie

Paula Chevallet is a casting director and assistant director, known for Le cri de la soie (1996), Barrio (1998) and Metroland (1997).

53. Kathleen Chopin

Casting_director | Florence Foster Jenkins

Kathleen Chopin is known for her work on Florence Foster Jenkins (2016), John Adams (2008) and Hitch (2005).

54. Domnica Circiumaru

Casting_department | Banlieue 13

55. Joanna Colbert

Casting_director | Hollywoodland

Joanna Colbert began her career as an assistant to Juliet Taylor in New York City where she worked on a number of Woody Allen films. In 1994, under the mentorship of Taylor, Colbert conducted a nationwide search which resulted in the casting of Kirsten Dunst in her role in Neil Jordan's Interview ...

56. Kim Coleman

Casting_director | Dope

Kim Coleman is known for her work on Dope (2015), American Crime (2015) and Dear White People (2014).

57. Sheila Conlin

Casting_director | Kitchen Nightmares

Sheila Conlin was born on June 24, 1961 in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA. She is a casting director and producer, known for Kitchen Nightmares (2007), Hotel Hell (2012) and Best of Comedy Live (1995).

58. Robin D. Cook

Casting_director | The Shape of Water

Robin D. Cook is known for her work on The Shape of Water (2017), The Handmaid's Tale (2017) and Room (2015).

59. Sean Cossey

Casting_department | The Good Doctor

60. Elizabeth Coulon

Casting_department | Logan

Elizabeth Coulon was born in 1978 in New Orleans, Louisiana. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film and Television Production from the University of New Orleans in 2002. Elizabeth received New Orleans City Business Magazine's "Innovator of the Year Gold Award" in 2005 for excellence in ...

61. Kahleen Crawford

Casting_director | Outlaw King

Graduated from Glasgow University with a degree in film and television studies.

62. Dianne Crittenden

Casting_director | Witness

Dianne Crittenden is known for her work on Witness (1985), Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) and Howard the Duck (1986).

63. Zsolt Csutak

Casting_department | Spectral

Zsolt Csutak is known for his work on Spectral (2016), Atomic Blonde (2017) and The Martian (2015).

64. Carmen Cuba

Casting_director | The Martian

Carmen Cuba is known for her work on The Martian (2015), Stranger Things (2016) and Magic Mike (2012).

65. Leah Daniels Butler

Casting_director | Empire

Younger sister of Producer/Director Lee Daniels.

66. Nicole Daniels

Casting_director | Beginners

Nicole Daniels is known for her work on Beginners (2010), American Crime Story (2016) and The Neon Demon (2016).

67. Leo Davis

Casting_director | The Queen

68. Kim Davis-Wagner

Casting_director | Everybody Wants Some!!

Likes to read.

70. Marcia DeBonis

Actress | 13 Going on 30

Marcia DeBonis was born on June 4, 1960 in the USA. She is known for her work on 13 Going on 30 (2004), Whatever Works (2009) and Letters to Juliet (2010).

72. Donna DeSeta

Casting_department | Live Free or Die Hard

Older sister of actress/singer Bernadette Peters

73. Gerda Diddens

Casting_department | Mr. Nobody

Gerda Diddens is known for her work on Mr. Nobody (2009), Love Me If You Dare (2003) and No Man's Land (2001). She is married to Roland Lethem. They have two children.

74. Louis DiGiaimo

Casting_director | Gladiator

Louis DiGiaimo was born in 1938 in Paterson, New Jersey, USA. He is known for his work on Gladiator (2000), 16 Blocks (2006) and Donnie Brasco (1997). He was married to Lee. He died on December 19, 2015 in Oakland, New Jersey.

75. Anja Dihrberg

Casting_director | Der Hauptmann

76. Pam Dixon

Casting_director | City Slickers

Pam was hired by CBS Television and quickly became Assistant to the Head of Casting. She left CBS to become VP of casting for ABC Television. Another promotion made her Senior VP of Casting for the ABC Television Network where she oversaw casting for all series, mini-series, TV movies and soaps. ...

77. Kate Dowd

Casting_director | World War Z

78. Kathy Driscoll

Casting_department | Elysium

79. Maureen Duff

Casting_department | 28 Days Later...

80. Mellicent Dyane

Casting_department | Be Kind Rewind

Mellicent Dyane has over twenty years of professional experience as a Casting Director & Production Facilitator. She began her career in entertainment as a freelancer for AT&T in California while studying Business & Sports Communications at Los Medanos College. Her duties included monitoring ...

81. Candice Elzinga

Casting_department | Elysium

Candice Elzinga is known for her work on Elysium (2013), Rat Race (2001) and The Man in the High Castle (2015).

82. Lucky Englander

Casting_director | Munich

83. Colomba Falcucci

Casting_director | Caché

Colomba Falcucci is known for her work on Caché (2005), Amour (2012) and A Christmas Tale (2008).

84. Ali Farrell

Casting_director | Chicago

85. Susie Farris

Casting_director | Mr. Robot

86. Susie Figgis

Casting_director | Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

Susie Figgis was born in Kenya and lived the early part of her childhood there. She has lived the majority of her life in England. She has become successful for finding child actors. She began her career for working for an assistant.

She is thought of as one of the most experienced and highly ...

87. Lisa Mae Fincannon

Casting_department | RED

Lisa Mae Fincannon was born on April 23, 1962 in Wilmington, North Carolina, USA. She is known for her work on RED (2010), Looper (2012) and We're the Millers (2013).

88. Mark Fincannon

Casting_department | The Blind Side

Mark Fincannon was born on May 8, 1958 in Greensboro, North Carolina, USA. He is known for his work on The Blind Side (2009), End of the Spear (2005) and From the Earth to the Moon (1998).

89. Sarah Finn

Casting_director | Crash

Sarah Finn is known for her work on Crash (2004), Iron Man (2008) and Guardians of the Galaxy (2014).

91. Rhonda Fisekci

Casting_department | Rat Race

Rhonda Fisekci was born on June 8, 1961 in Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada. She is known for her work on Rat Race (2001), The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009) and Blackstone (2009). She has been married to Semih Fisekci since December 28, 1985. They have two children.

92. Fritz Fleischhacker

Casting_director | Schindler's List

Fritz Fleischhacker was born in 1948 in Vienna, Austria. He is known for his work on Schindler's List (1993), Munich (2005) and Bridge of Spies (2015).

93. Stéphane Foenkinos

Casting_director | Midnight in Paris

Stéphane Foenkinos is known for his work on Midnight in Paris (2011), Allied (2016) and Casino Royale (2006).

94. Alexa L. Fogel

Casting_director | Oz

Alexa L. Fogel is known for her work on Oz (1997), NYPD Blue (1993) and Murder One (1995).

95. Celestia Fox

Casting_director | Howards End

Celestia Fox was born as Celestia Sporborg. She is known for her work on Howards End (1992). She was previously married to Robert Fox.

96. Scott Genkinger

Casting_director | Desperate Housewives

Scott Genkinger was born on February 26, 1959 in Germantown, Tennessee, USA. He is known for his work on Desperate Housewives (2004), The River Wild (1994) and Bad Boys (1995).

97. Tina Gerussi

Casting_department | Suicide Squad

Tina Gerussi is known for her work on Suicide Squad (2016), The Boondock Saints (1999) and Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004).

98. Ryan Glorioso

Casting_department | One Mississippi

Ryan Glorioso was born on July 23, 1973 in Gretna, Louisiana, USA. He is known for his work on One Mississippi (2015), The Campaign (2012) and Preacher (2016).

99. Nina Gold

Casting_director | Attack the Block

Nina Gold is known for her work on Attack the Block (2011), Game of Thrones (2011) and The King's Speech (2010).

100. Libby Goldstein

Casting_director | True Blood

Libby Goldstein is known for her work on True Blood (2008), Grosse Pointe Blank (1997) and Six Feet Under (2001).