Gillian Reynolds casting director

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Gillian is the founder and course director of the Dublin Central School of Acting.
She has worked as a Professional Casting Director for many years.
Here is a sample of her credits:

Feature Films include:
Shooting for Socrates, Belonging to Laura­, A Kiss for Jed Wood­, 5 Days of Shelter­, The Front Line­, Becoming Jane­,
Speed Dating, Cowboys and Angels­, Sunburn­, The Last Bus Home­, Hell’s Gate, Flick, The Count of Monte Cristo -­ Irish casting, Reign of Fire­ – Irish casting, The Boy From Mercury­, Saving Private Ryan­ – assistant casting, Michael Collins – ­assistant casting, The Devil’s Own­ –  assistant casting.

TV includes:
Scup­, series 2­; Primeval: series 4 & 5; Camelot­, casting director, Ireland – 8 episodes; Prince William,­ Future King­, casting consultant, Ireland­; Bachelors Walk­, series 1 & 2­; EastEnders, Irish Special­s; Fair City­, Specials­; The Big Bow Wow­, 13 Episodes;  Uncle Max, 13 episodes­; Blades, 22 episodes­; Foreign Exchange, 26 episodes­; Incredible Stories, 15 episodes.

Gillian has cast numerous TV commercials. Her favourite is award winning The Conor McGregor ‘BEATS BY DRE’ advert.Link below.She discovered the lead boy who  had never acted before; he was picked up immediately by a London agent who saw the advert, and he got cast in the Shane Meadows TV series in a principal role!  So you never know what is around the corner!

Other adverts include:
Guinness, Carlsberg, Eircom, Bachelors Beans, ESB, Bord Failte, HB, Heineken, Meteor, Vodafone, Tipperary Water, Kerrygold, Tullamore Dew, Ulster Bank, Volkswagen etc.
Gillian has also cast numerous short films, drama-documentaries, and Animation projects, plus cast worldwide Voiceover jobs.