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:
“Out of Innocence” – Currently doing the Festival circuit before release:
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.
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 recently cast the viral hit commercial – The Conor McGregor ‘BEATS BY DRE’ advert.
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 is now starring in the new Shane Meadows TV series in a principal role! So you never know what is around the corner!
Guinness, Carlsberg, Eircom, Bachelors Beans, ESB, Bord Failte, HB, Heineken, Meteor, Vodafone, Tipperary Water, Kerrygold, Tullamore Dew, Ulster Bank, Volkswagen etc.