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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.
  • Guy Stuart Ritchie (born 10 September 1968) is an English film director, film producer,...  more
  • Scott Rudin (born July 14, 1958) is an American film, TV and theatre producer. His notable...  more
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  • Alex Sander is an actor, film score composer, casting director, film editor, television...  more
  • Randy Stone (August 26, 1958 – February 12, 2007) was an American actor, producer, casting...  more
  • Suzanne Smith

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  • Bert V. Royal is a film writer and crew member from the casting department....  more
  • Gene Reynolds (born Eugene Reynolds Blumenthal, April 4, 1923) is an American actor,...  more
  • George Buck Flower (October 28, 1937 – June 18, 2004) was an American actor, writer, producer,...  more
  • David Schifter is a film producer, actor, casting director and production designer....  more
  • Cecily April Adams (February 6, 1958 – March 3, 2004) was an American actress, casting...  more
  • Patricia Reyes Spíndola (born Patricia Verónica Núñez Reyes Spíndola on 11 July 1953 in...  more
  • Katrina Bayonas

    Katrina Bayonas is a film casting director, film producer and talent manager....  more
  • Artur "Atze" Brauner (born Abraham Brauner; 1 August 1918 − 7 July 2019) was a German film...  more
  • Judy Wilson

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  • Melissa Suzanne McBride (born May 23, 1965) is an American actress and former casting...  more
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  • Beth Bowling

    Beth Bowling is a casting director....
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  • Ann Goulder

    Ann Goulder is a casting director....
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