Nina Gold, Casting Director

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Nina Gold is a Full Member of The Casting Directors’ Guild (CDG) with almost two hundred credits in casting for film and television.

Over the past decade Nina Gold has become a household name, thanks to casting some of the UK’s most successful screen projects alongside her business partner Robert Sterne. She’s also won multiple awards and nominations here and abroad.

In 2014, her casting for feature film The Theory of Everything earned a Casting Society of America nomination. 

Then she won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Casting for a Drama Series in 2015-16 and 2019, for her work casting one of the most successful TV series of our age, Game of Thrones. In addition, she received Emmy nominations for all six seasons of the show.

More Emmy nominations followed, in 2015 for the casting for TV mini-series Wolf Hall and 2019 for Chernobyl.

Meanwhile, she won a BAFTA Special Award at the 2016 Television Craft Awards, in recognition of her career in casting for television and film. Three years later she returned to the BAFTAs with a nomination for the inaugural BAFTA Award for Best Casting, for feature film The Two Popes.