Casting Director Gillian Hawser.
Gillian Hawser has maintained a high level of success over the course of her 20 year career in casting, earning the respect of the film and television industry for the quality of her service, high level of professionalism and personable nature.
After University Gillian worked as a successful actress, however, she soon discovered a natural skill for understanding which actors should portray certain parts so a move into casting became inevitable. Originally working in the theatre and then into films. Most recently she has worked on such illustrious film projects such as Julie Taymor’s ‘The Tempest’, starring Helen Mirren, Russell Brand, Alfred Molina and Geoffrey Rush, Peter Wier’s ‘The Way Back’ starring Ed Harris and Colin Farrell and the Echelon Conspiracy starring Martin Sheen, Ving Rhames and Edward Burns, in addition, Gillian assisted Julie Taymor on Spiderman the Musical for Broadway by casting one of the Peter Parkers. Gillian has done over 60 American projects with most of the main production companies and studios. Her talents are increasingly in demand for high-profile projects both here and in the US