Casting Director, Sasha Robertson Casting
British Arrows Craft is a fantastic platform which honours individuals and recognises the craftsmanship behind the commercial. Winning a Craft award can really help launch a career.
Sasha Robertson is a Casting Director with over 20 years experience of working in commercials, film and TV.
Specialising in commercials, SRC work with many of the top production houses and directors across the UK, Europe and the US, to produce award winning media that is internationally recognised. Sasha, who is a long term member of the Casting Directors Guild, BAFTA and is Chair of the Commercials Sub-Committee at the CDG, is also prominent in the industry for her ability to champion challenging briefs, through her extensive knowledge of both established and emerging talent in the acting sphere.
Over the last few years Sasha has also cast several feature films including 'Welcome To The Punch', starring James McAvoy, Andrea Riseborough and Mark Strong and 'Autobahn' (yet to be released), starring Nicholas Hoult and Felicity Jones. She is also currently working on a feature starring David Oyelowo and Rosamund Pike.
Sasha began working in production, following a successful modeling career working in Paris and New York with celebrated photographers including Paulo Roversi, Sarah Moon and Karl Lagerfeld. She then found herself gravitating towards casting and gained experience with some of the most respected Casting Directors around including Nina Gold, Celestia Fox and Simone Reynolds. Sasha eventually set up her own casting company in 1997. She won 'Best Casting' at The British Arrows Craft awards in 1998 and has been nominated several times since then.