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


Introducing Our Sponsors


The CDA would like to thank our sponsors for their generosity and support

SPOTLIGHT has been connecting performers with roles in theatre, television and film productions since 1927. It’s our role to keep stages and screens filled with talented performers, so we can continue to watch our favourite characters come to life. With studios in London’s West End, a team of people across Europe and with partners in Australia and America, Spotlight is truly at the heart of the industry.

BMA ARTISTS is an acting and artists agency representing a wide variety of talent & artists that creates opportunities working with casting directors, film directors, producers, and creative agencies to put BMA actors in the frame for roles across all genres – film, TV, stage, theatre, radio, commercials & stills.

BRANDED TALENT is an award-winning dedicated commercial talent agency with a proactive, forward-thinking approach to representing actors in the world of advertising, specialising in TV commercials, print campaigns and online advertising. They create opportunities for their talent to work nationally and internationally on a huge range of campaigns for some of the world’s leading brands

MARK JERMIN are a Youth Theatre school and Agency training students aged 4 – 24 years whilst Mark Jermin Management represents a diverse and admirable list of Actors and Creatives.
Our training and representation ensures that Students have an incredible foundation. Our classes prepare, give focus, develop skills, and grow confidence and these opportunities provide incredible experiences and helpful connections

Based in Manchester THE DM MANAGEMENT is a leading UK talent agency. Specialising in professional representation of both adults and children, they provide high profile opportunities in Film, TV and Theatre as well as commercials, voiceovers and presenting. The Drama MOB drama school is entering its 10th year and has over 400 children on roll across Greater Manchester.