The CDA is an alliance of professional UK Casting Directors dedicated to upholding professional standards within the industry.


Celebrate The Art of Casting

The Casting Directors Association are thrilled to announce their third annual awards specifically dedicated to the work of the Casting Director.

The CDA Awards 2019 will take place in London on Wednesday 15th May 2019. This year we are delighted to announce the awards ceremony will be held at BAFTA.

The CDA Awards 2019 will showcase the best in casting across a variety of categories, including commercials, film, stills and music videos, and are open to all CDA members.

Sitting on the jury this year are:
Alex Jennings (Actor)
Alex Reeves (Europe Editor at Little Black Book)
Christine Payne (General Secretary of Equity)
Doug Wade (Producer at JWT)
Holly Calcott (Spotlight)
L.A. Ronayne (D&AD Trustee / Creative Director at Stink Studios) Laura Pannack (Photographer)
Mark Denton (Head of COY! Communications)
Steve Davies (Chief Executive of the Advertising Producers Association).
Information on ticketing will be released shortly.