Daryl Armstrong

Casting Consultant/Production Assistant

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
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About me

I am a self proclaimed sports nerd, from cricket to football. Experienced in casting and production assistant with a demonstrated history of working in the marketing, advertising industry as well as film and TV . Skilled in Casting, Client Service, Marketing Strategy, Film, organisation and social media. An all round nice guy.

Skills

  • Marketing
  • Video Editing
  • Advertising
  • Project Management
  • Television
  • Social Media
  • Being Friendly
  • Communication
  • Casting
  • Recruitment

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Flamingo Group

    Flamingo Group

    • Education & Research
  • S

    Self Employed

    • E

      ET Casting

      • C

        Candid Casting

        Work history

        Currently

        Casting Agent

        Flamingo Group

        Jun 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • • Specialised form of recruitment, helping brands to connect with real people. I help to identify and hand-select the hard to reach leading edge consumers, experts and influencers. • I reach into niche behaviours, extreme ethnography’s, tastemakers, cultural commentators and industry experts, finding rich thinkers and creators inspiring spaces in which brands lives. • Client facing deliverables and communications driven • Clients include; adidas, Facebook, Ikea, Google, Unilever

        Currently

        Production Assistant

        Erasmus Theatre

        Jan 2017
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • • Assisting in casting for stage shows Into the Woods, Peter Pan, The Centerville Ghost, and Fame touring Italy • Sending out breakdowns, using Spotlight and Casting call pro. Contacting various agents about actor’s availability and arranging casting sessions. • Setting up auditions, including booking of audition rooms.

        2018

        Casting Assistant

        Candid Casting

        Jun 2017 - Jun 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • • Features, shorts, commercials and music videos including Sam Smith, Clearasil, Asics and Nuclear. • Checking actor’s availabilities with agents, arranging meetings with actors and booking studios. • Experienced using Spotlight, running and directing in casting session, fast capture, downloading self-tapes and Casting Networks.

        2017

        Casting Assistant

        ET Casting

        Jun 2016 - Aug 2017
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • • Casting real people for commercials including Ebay, Co-Op, Epsom and Special K. • Researching and finding ‘Real’ people from various backgrounds who fulfill the brief. • Experienced in using Casting Network, Fast capture and creating self-tapes.

        2016

        Jun 2007 - May 2016
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • • Previous credits include, Les Misérables (Queens Theatre), Jeeves and Wooster in Perfect Nonsense (UK and World tour), Gaelforce Dance (World tour), Lottys War (UK Tour)

        Education

        2010

        Aug 2007 - May 2010
        • London, United Kingdom