The Last Bus

Our Film work includes:The Last Bus

Sometimes Always Never

Our Film work includes:Sometimes Always Never

The Teacher

Our Television work includes:The Teacher

The Madame Blanc Mysteries

Our Television work includes:The Madame Blanc Mysteries

Jimmy McGovern's Common

Our Television work includes:Jimmy McGovern's Common

Manchester and London based Casting Director Michelle Smith runs one of the most imaginative Casting houses in the UK.
With over twenty years in the Casting profession we have a wealth of experience in Film, TV and Commercials Casting.


For over twenty five years we've provided the casting for some of the most popular programmes on Television. We've cast critically acclaimed dramas such as Jimmy McGovern's 'Moving On' and 'Common', long running series 'Waterloo Road', cult classic comedies such as 'Cold Feet' and 'Phoenix Nights' and most recently two four-part series trending on Netflix, 'The Holiday' and 'The Teacher'.

Television Portfolio


We've cast award winning films, for both the big and small screen, by the best of today's British writers, producers and directors. We've been privileged to work with directors Shane Meadows, Tom Hooper, David Blair and Neil Biswas and writer/producers Jimmy McGovern, Peter Morgan and Kevin Sampson.

Film Portfolio


We've worked on high profile advertising campaigns for well known brands both here in the UK and internationally. We've helped produce memorable adverts for global clients including John Lewis, HSBC, Oreos, KFC, McDonalds and British companies NatWest, The Co-operative, Morrisons, John Smithsm Oxo and Thinkbox. Currently we cast the new Asda Christmas commercial.

Commercials Portfolio

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