Hannah Marie Williams is a Casting Director in Wales and London working across TV, film, commercials and theatre.
Hannah’s experience spans 10 years and all corners of casting from assisting casting directors for film & commercials, casting background for film (Legend of Tarzan, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, War Machine, Beast) and casting contributors for reality and documentary projects. This mixture of experience now informs Hannah’s style of outside of the box casting, finding brand new talent and creating exciting ensembles with established talent.
Since 2016, Hannah has been building her credits as a Casting Director in her own right, working on projects with the BFI, BBC, Ffilm Cymru Wales, Sky Arts and Screen Scotland that have gained critical acclaim, prestigious festival selections and several BAFTA nominations. Recently, she has been casting internationally for a 10 part TV series, and is currently casting a large scale trans-media project which includes live theatre, radio and TV drama elements. She is also in development and pre-production with several independent feature films including BFI & Film London funded projects. She is a member of the CDG and the CDA, has been selected as a Casting Director for Bafta Crew & the BFI Network and was a 2021 WFTV mentee, mentored by Kahleen Crawford (I,Daniel Blake, I Hate Suzie, His Dark Materials).
Hannah is a co-host of the Frank Film Club Podcast with Actor/Producer Maisie Williams and Producer/Director Lowri Roberts. You can find it on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Audible and Acast.
Hannah is repped by Ness Evans at 42.