Janet Hampson casts award winning drama and comedy.
With over 20 years experience working with the best directors, producers and writers her credits range from series for ITV (Coronation Street), BBC1 (Citizen Khan), BBC2 (Hebburn), BBC3 (C-Bomb, Lunch Monkeys), CBBC (The Johnny & Inel Show) and Sky (The Cruise, Little Crackers). Janet also enjoys working with emerging directors on short films and innovative projects for theatre, radio and art.
Janet trained and worked as an actor before moving into production in both London and Manchester and has a good understanding of what makes the perfect cast - and knows where to find them. She is a member of the Casting Directors’ Guild of Great Britain and Ireland (CDG) and represented by Angel and Francis +44 20 7439 3086.
I recently attended a cast and crew screening of In Another Life (formerly known as The Crossing), the first feature film from Jason Wingard. In Another Life is a bold mix of documentary and fiction filmed in the Calais Jungle – and told from the refugees perspective. This was a challenging film to cast and […]
I’ve just finished casting Debbie Oates’ fantastic new play for the Dukes in Lancaster. Opening in September, cast announcement soon. Can’t wait for press night…. Breaking The Ice On New Season
The reviews are in for The Royal Court’s 40th anniversary production of this poignant early Bleasdale play – and they are great: The Stage: ‘Timely and strongly cast revival’ The Guide: ‘while the backdrop is fantastic it is the cast who steal the show’ The Guardian: ‘sterling performances ‘ 4 **** Cast: Andrew Schofield, Les […]
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