Filmmaking Crew Positions: Types of Roles in Film & TV Production

Filmmaking crew positions are numerous and the types of roles in Film & TV Production can be baffling when you’re taking your first steps into larger productions. But it’s important to understand the function of each crew member’s role, how they fit into what you are doing, and have awareness of film crew hierarchy. Creating…

Rebecca Wright, Casting Director

London-based casting director Rebecca Wright is a full Member of, & the Vice-Chair of, The Casting Directors’ Guild (CDG).  Casting credits accumulated over many years include Jez Butterworth’s Britannia, Call the Midwife, Silent Witness and Being Human. Latest posts

Laura Windows

After more than ten years of working as a Casting Assistant and Casting Associate, Laura has set up her own company and is a probationary member of The Casting Directors’ Guild (CDG).  She’s worked on feature films Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016),  Jupiter Ascending (2015), Beowulf (2007) and Stardust (2007) as well as a…

Sarah Wilson

Sarah Wilson has years of experience in casting teams and is a probationary member of The Casting Directors’ Guild (CDG). She worked with casting teams on a number of feature films including Judy (2019), My Cousin Rachel (2017), Suffragette (2015) and Pride (2014).  She has also spent time working alongside Fiona Weir on Fantastic Beasts:…

Catherine Willis, Casting Director

A full member of The Casting Directors’ Guild (CDG), Catherine Willis started her casting career in theatre before spending six years in the BBC in-house drama series casting team. In 2006 she launched ‘CW Casting’. Her IMDb credits are extensive, including more than a hundred TV series, feature films and documentaries as Casting Director. Latest…

Rose Wicksteed, Casting Director

Rose Wicksteed became a Casting Director in 2009, having worked with top industry professionals on well-known feature films including ‘Inception’, ‘Clash of the Titans’, ‘Chronicles of Narnia’, and ‘Bright Star’ In 2012 she was nominated for an Artios Award (USA) for Outstanding Achievement in Casting for BAFTA award-winning short film ‘Room 8’ and in 2014…