CASTING DIRECTOR CLAIRE BLEASDALE JOINS US With Cannes fast approaching and the Oscars and BAFTAs recently on, we thought it was only timely to bring in a Casting Director whose short film just WON A BAFTA. Also Claire will be heading off to Cannes for the film festival the very […]

We have a Casting Director Claire Bleasdale – right after ...

This one is a biggie. We have not two, not three, but four agents joining us for an acting agent panel on MONDAY the 19th March. And this will replace our March and April Tweetup as one combined event (given there will be the Easter holidays coming up shortly). So […]


On Tuesday October 3rd the Zimmerman himself will be joining us to discuss his casting career. Jeremy is one of the busiest CDs in London so we’re extra lucky to have him with us next week at Bar Topolski. More about Jeremy… Jeremy Zimmermann is one of the UK’s leading casting directors and has worked on […]

Jeremy Zimmerman joins us to chat all things casting….

It will be worth breaking away from your holidays early to come and join as at Bar Topolski on Tuesday the 5th September for our incredible voiceover experts talk. We love to share things with our audience that are a little left of the main filmmaking route from time to […]

Our Voiceover Expert evening

It’s party time and we want you to join us on Tuesday the 8th August for one hell of a party at Bar Topolski. We are taking summer to the bar and celebrating with wine, beers, friends and mingling. Spaces are strictly limited so make sure you book a ticket […]

Our super summer Tweetup party

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3 fabulous industry ladies are onboard…! Enough of the mystery! On Tuesday July 4th we have leading actress Lara Peake, producer Nicola Bowen and casting director Shakyra Dowling who make up the team behind indie hit SPACESHIP – A girl fakes her own alien abduction and disappears, leaving her father […]

3 fabulous industry ladies are onboard…!

We are bringing along a terrific team of female directors! We will be welcoming a trio of lovely ladies to guest speak for a free panel for us in June, about all things directing. And one of the reasons we are so excited to have them along is they’ve got […]

As Wonder Woman opens, so does our wonder woman panel!

We are incredibly lucky to be bringing back MANUEL PURO of (Puro Casting). He’ll be joining us on May 2nd at 7pm at our usual spot Gerry’s Club. Manuel has a hugely impressive list of credits; he’s worked with some incredible names in the business…starting with Jeremy Zimmerman in 1995, he was headhunted […]

CD Manuel Puro is popping in to see us!

gemma skyes
Gemma has now opened her own casting company after working at Dan Hubbard Casting for many years. That’s right – you heard it here first! We are thrilled to have Gemma along to our favourite actor’s bar, Gerry’s Club, on Tuesday April 4th at 7pm to chat castings, acting and all things film/TV. […]

Casting Director Gemma Sykes joins us!

Rachel Sheridan credits
Get ready for another biggie! This time we welcome Rachel Sheridan, a Casting Associate to Rachel Freck. Comedy is very much their thing so it’s going to be a hoot to hear all about Rachel’s experience in comedy casting. We’re super pleased to be introducing the wonderful Rachel on Tuesday […]

The awesome Rachel Sheridan joins us to chat

McAuley Walters Casting
Bring the year in with a bang….Casting Directors Aisha Walters & Anna McAuley    Welcome back everyone to 2017! So much excitement upon us already to start the year with a Casting Director duo! Oooh yes. The lovely Aisha Walters and Anna McAuley are joining us on February 7th at Thirst Bar […]

Bring the year in with a bang….Casting Directors Aisha Walters ...

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Ho ho ho…  Come and celebrate the year that has been!In true networking style we are partnering up with Casting Networks to end the year with a bang. We have had another brilliant year that has seen the return of the TweetFest Film Festival at Hackney Picturehouse, along with some incredible speakers […]

Xmas party with Casting Networks + more

hackney picturehouse
We have wonderfully exciting news…tickets are now on sale on the Picturehouse cinema website for TweetFest 2016, our gala industry screening evening taking place on the 1st November. We hope to see you all there. Tickets can be purchased on the Picturehouse website via this link. Last year saw over […]

Tickets now on sale for the TweetFest Gala at Hackney ...

Deadline extended for TWEETFEST 2016! This is your last chance to submit to our tantalisingly, terrific, TWEETFEST!! We have extended the deadline to give you guys a few more days but OCT 6th is the final final deadline so don’t dilly-dally! Details of our VIP judges are below with a bit […]

Last chance for submissions to TweetFest

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Sept NEWS Our power-house producer panel lift the lid on festival season…   If you live in London, work in the film industry and haven’t noticed that we’re in the middle the hottest period in London’s film festival calender then you’re seriously missing a trick! For true independent break-out film screenings we’ve gotRaindance (Sept 21st-Oct 2nd) and with […]

Tweetup panel of Film Festival producers