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


Announcing the Awards




Following the great success of the our inaugural awards last year we are delighted to announce the CDA AWARDS 2018 will take place on 3rd May, in London.

The CDA Awards 2018 showcases the work of the Casting Director and is open to all CDA members.

A jury of industry experts will select the winners in categories encompassing commercials, film and music videos. The winners will be announced at the award ceremony on 3rd May, which will be hosted by comedian and writer Shappi Khorsandi.

Sitting on the jury this year are: Claire Beale (Global Editor in Chief for Campaign); Steve Davies (Chief Executive of APA); Simon Evans (Theatre Director); Robert Glenister (Actor); Andy Levine (Head of Production at Stink Film); Tom Oxley (Photographer); Christine Payne (General Secretary of Equity).