SARAH LEUNG, CDG – Casting Director
Sarah is a full member of BAFTA and the CDG. Sarah has been working in the industry for over 10 years in Theatre, Musical Theatre, Film and TV and is now predominantly a UK casting director focusing on film and TV. Sarah was born and raised in Manchester, coming from a performing background at an early age. Sarah began her career in film working with Hollywood producer Larry Franco on “Batman Begins” for Warner Bros.
Sarah moved immediately into casting, working with one of London’s premiere casting offices on Alfonso Cuaron’s “Children of Men”. She then spent the next few years, working with up and coming British filmmakers before turning her sights in the fast- paced world of television casting, assisting on well- known series for the BBC and ITV such as Luther, Law & Order UK, What Remains, Red Dwarf, Waking The Dead. Sarah’s recent screen credits can be viewed on IMDB.
UK REP: Sandra Chalmers at The Artists Partnership Ltd / US REP: Tracy Brennan at CAA
FILM (UK, US)
MIDNIGHT’S DOOR Springheel Ltd CD John Lussenhop BATTLE OVER MALTA Centurion CD Tom Reeve THE WILL OF KILLARNEY Distilled Media CD David Hayman THE HELIX (pre prod) Ovnell Film CD Marcus Ovnell THE BRONTES (pre prod) Clothworkers Films CD David A.Thomas FAUNUTLAND & THE LOST MAGIC Ovnell Film CD Marcus Ovnell STRANGEWAYS HERE WE COME Collateral Films CD Chris Green BORDERLINE Born Wild CD Anthony Alleyne ALPINE ZOMBIE Fischer Film CD Dominik Hartel ACT/OR Stathi Productions CD Anna J Berentz NINJA ASSASSIN Warner Bros CA James McTeigue CHILDREN OF MEN Universal CA Alfonso Cuaron V FOR VENDETTA Warner Bros CA James McTeigue SPEED RACER Warner Bros CA Lana Wachowski GOAL Disney CA Danny Cannon REKINDLE Original Feature Co CD Marios Hamboulides MUSIC LAND WORLD Onsight CD Richard Naylor
TV – partial, full list on request
THE BOLEYNS BBC 2 CD Richard Curson Smith LUTHER 3 BBC 1 CA S. Miller/F. Blackburn THE WIDOWER ITV CA Paul Whittington WHAT REMAINS BBC 1 CA Coky Giedroyc FRANKIE BBC 1 CA Various MAY DAY Kudos/BBC 1 CA Brian Welsh HOMEFRONT ITV CA Various RED DWARF 10 BBC CA Doug Naylor INSIDE MEN BBC CA James Kent LAW & ORDER UK S5-6 Kudos/ITV CA Various INVENTIONS Discovery Channel CD Simon George REAGAN Discovery Channel CD Rob Kaplan JUST HENRY ITV CA David Moore WAKING THE DEAD BBC CA Various LUTHER 2 BBC CA Sam Miller LAW & ORDER UK S1-4 Kudos/ITV CA Various RED DWARF 9 (Back to Earth) BBC CA Doug Naylor WATERLOO ROAD 1V BBC CA Various HOPE SPRINGS BBC CA Various LIFE ON MARS BBC CA SJ Clarkson LILLIES BBC CA Various SHAMELESS Channel 4 CA David Threlfall
SHORT FILMS – Full list available on request
FORTUNE COOKIES Reelscape Films CD Brenda Lee *WOODHOUSE Tread Softly Productions CD Fred Rowson LIFE LOTTERY Door 44 Films CD Theresa Corrao
PATHFINDERS Dark Wine CD Mark Aston BEANBAG Door 44 Films CD Jim Mitchell METEORITES Dark Wine CD Mark Aston FIXATED Wraight Productions CD Michelle Wraight REKINDLE Original Feature Co CD Marios Hamboulides BASKET CASE Market Films CD Garrett David Millerick THE TELL TALE HEART Birkbeck CD Ross Birkbeck DOG RUN Kinsella Productions CD Rick Kinsella
*Winner London Boroughs awards 2013
THEATRE (London’s West End, etc.) – partial, full list on request
CORONATION ST THE PLAY ITV/Phil Mcintyre CD Fiona Buffini WICKED London,West End CA Joe Mantello BILLY ELLIOT London,West End CA Stephen Daldry LION KING London,West End CA Julie Taymor DIRTY DANCING London,West End CA Eleanor Bergstein WE WILL ROCK YOU London,West End CA Ben Elton BLUEMAN GROUP London,West End CA Matt Goldman MOVIN OUT London,West End CA Twyla Tharp ACORN ANTIQUES London,West End CA Trevor Nunn THE TEMPEST Regents Park CA Liam Steel MUCH A DO ABOUT NOTHING Regents Park CA Tim Sheader THE HYPOCHONDRIAC Regents Park CA Gemma Bodinetz WINSLOW BOY The Rose Theatre Kingston CA Stephen Unwin WAITING FOR GODOT Manchester Library Theatre CA Chris Honer PRIVATE LIVES Manchester Library Theatre CA Chris Honer SOMEONE WHO’LL WATCH OVER ME Manchester Library Theatre CA Chris Honer
COMMERCIAL / MUSIC VIDEO – full list on request
TULISA ‘Sight Of You ‘ Island Records CD Luke Hyams DIAMOND CAR INSURANCE 3 Commercial Campaigns CD Various