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List of Famous Casting Directors

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List of famous casting directors, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top casting directors in the world? This includes the most prominent casting directors, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable casting directors is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic casting directors were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned casting directors.

List is made up of many different people, including Guy Ritchie and Scott Rudin.

From reputable, prominent, and well known casting directors to the lesser known casting directors of today, these are some of the best professionals in the casting director field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous casting directors ever?" and "What are the names of famous casting directors?" then you're in the right place.
  • Mark Summers

    Mark Summers is a British casting director, working in both North America and Europe. ...  more
  • Domnica Circiumaru

    Domnica Circiumaru is a casting director....
  • Sarah Trevis

    Sarah Trevis is a casting director....  more
  • Ricardo Tejedo

    Ricardo Tejedo is a Mexican voice actor and dubbing director. He is the voice of various characters in various anime such as Lupin III from the Lupin III series, Doraemon, Mitsurugi Hanagata from...  more
  • Ilan Moscovitch

    Ilan Moscovitch is a casting director and film producer....
  • Joyce Agu is a film casting director and an actress....  more
  • Ryôji Kobayashi

    Ryôji Kobayashi is a film casting director....
  • Audine Leith

    Audine Leith is an actress and casting director....
  • Bill Kopp (born April 17, 1962 in Rockford, Illinois) is an American actor, director, animator, voice actor, and writer....  more
  • Joaquin Garrido

    Joaquin Garrido is a casting director....
  • Charles Michael Adler (born October 2, 1956) is an American voice actor, casting director and voice director, known as Buster Bunny in Tiny Toon Adventures, Ed and Bev Bighead in Rocko's Modern Life,...  more
  • Andrea Romano may refer to: Andrea Romano (voice director) (born 1955), American casting director, voice director and voice actress Andrea Romano (politician) (born 1967), Italian politician Andrea...  more
  • Claire Denis (born 21 April 1946) is a French film director and writer. Her feature film Beau Travail (1999) has been called one of the greatest films of the 1990s. Other acclaimed works include...  more
  • Herbert Birchell "Bert" Remsen (February 25, 1925 – April 22, 1999) was an American actor....  more
  • Jim Wynorski (born August 14, 1950 in Glen Cove, Long Island, New York) is an American screenwriter, director, and producer. Wynorski has been making B-movies and exploitation movies since the early...  more
  • Jack Fletcher is an American voice actor, casting director, writer and voice director. He has done voice casting and direction for many high-profile anime and video game projects. In addition, he is...  more
  • Michael David Donovan (born June 12, 1953) is a Canadian voice actor and director known for his voice on the series Conan the Adventurer where he played the lead role of Conan. He is also known for...  more
  • Samantha "Sam" Phillips (born February 25, 1966) is an American actress, talk-show host, reality TV host, radio DJ, producer, and model. She had an early role in the 1988 action-horror film Phantasm...  more
  • Mary Selway (14 March 1936 – 21 April 2004) was an English casting director and married to Bernd Berninger....  more
  • Tigmanshu Dhulia (born 3 July 1967) is an Indian film dialogue writer, director, actor, screenwriter, producer and casting director known for his works in Hindi cinema and Television. He wrote the...  more
  • Phyllis Huffman (June 23, 1944 – March 2, 2006) was a casting director for film and television. She received numerous award nominations from the Casting Society of America (CSA) throughout her...  more
  • Miguel Sandoval (born November 16, 1951) is an American film and television actor....  more
  • Zoya Akhtar (born 14 October 1972) is an Indian film director and screenwriter. After completing a diploma in filmmaking from NYU, she assisted directors such as Mira Nair, Tony Gerber and Dev...  more
  • Jim O'Rear is an American actor, screenwriter, and director....  more