Matt Western

Casting Director, Casting Department, Producer

Casting Director, Casting Department, Producer


Matt Western studied Law at Cambridge University (Jesus College), gaining a BA (Hons). He then spent several years qualifying to be an attorney, and was admitted as an honourable member of the Law Society in 1995. Further to qualifying, Matt switched professions and spent several years working as a Casting Assistant. He worked on many high-end ...
Birth date
1971-01-16
Awards
2 wins.

Known For


The Small Hand (Ghost Story)
The Small Hand (Ghost Story)
Casting Director (2020)
Golden Years
Golden Years
Casting Director (2016)
Black Book
Black Book
Casting Department (2006)
Soof 3
Soof 3
Casting Director (2021)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
Casting directorThe Wake
(announced)
Casting directorNow & Then
(pre-production)
Casting directorDecrypted
(post-production)
2021
Casting directorSoof 3
(post-production)
2021
Casting directorThe Colour of Spring2020
Casting directorThe Small Hand (Ghost Story)2020
Casting directorDan Dare
(TV Series) (6 episodes) - Prisoners of Space (2020) - Operation Saturn (2020) - Reign of the Robots (2019) - Marooned on Mercury (2018) - The Red Moon Mystery (2018) Show all 6 episodes
2018-2020
Casting directorRupert, Rupert & Rupert2019
Casting directorFirst
(Short)
2018/II
Casting directorSusu2018
Casting directorOh Baby
(casting UK)
2017
Casting directorThe Holly Kane Experiment2017
Casting directorBrussel
(TV Series) (10 episodes) - Sentimental Reasons (2017) - Ne me quitte pas (2017) - Er Is Hoop (2017) - De golven - Dimitri's Land Show all 10 episodes
2017
Casting directorBoys Will Be Boys2016
Casting directorGolden Years2016
Casting directorExit Thread2016
Casting directorJust Desserts
(Short)
2015/I
Casting directorI Used to Be Famous
(Short)
2015
Casting directorThe Alpha Invention
(Short)
2015
Casting directorNazi Vengeance2014
Casting directorDelicious2013
Casting directorWasteland2012
Casting directorThe Holding2011
Casting directorWays to Live Forever2010
Casting directorOllie Kepler's Expanding Purple World2010
Casting directorMissing
(TV Series) (15 episodes) - Episode #2.10 (2010) - Episode #2.9 (2010) - Episode #2.8 (2010) - Episode #2.7 (2010) - Episode #2.6 (2010) Show all 15 episodes
2009-2010
Casting directorDead Gorgeous
(TV Series) (13 episodes) - Old Ghosts (2010) - Love's First Kiss (2010) - Smoke & Mirrors (2010) - Grendel's Cold (2010) - A Friend in Deed (2010) Show all 13 episodes
2010
Casting directorA Good Life
(Short)
2010
Casting directorBullies
(Short)
2010
Casting directorHigh Plains Invaders
(TV Movie)
2009
Casting directorEinsatz in Afghanistan - Angriff der Wüstenschlangen
(TV Movie)
2009
Casting directorZig Zag Love
(TV Movie)
2009
Casting directorRoman Mysteries
(TV Series) (10 episodes) - The Slave Girl from Jerusalem (2008) - The Fugitive From Corinth (2008) - The Colossus of Rhodes (2008) - The Trials of Flavia Gemina (2008) - The Gladiators from Capua (2008) Show all 10 episodes
2007-2008
Casting directorSnowdon and Margaret: Inside a Royal Marriage
(TV Movie)
2008
Casting directorTomorrow's Forecast
(Short)
2008
Casting directorAffinity2008/I
Casting directorSofia's Diary UK
(TV Series)
2008
Casting directorWould Like to Meet
(Short)
2007
Casting directorWild Romance2006
Casting directorStormforce2006
Casting directorOne Hundredth of a Second
(Short)
2006
Casting directorCoup!
(TV Movie)
2006
Casting directorIn a Day2006
Casting directorSurvival Island2005/I
Casting directorClass of '76
(TV Movie)
2005
Casting director55 Degrees North
(TV Series) (14 episodes) - Episode #2.8 (2005) - Episode #2.7 (2005) - Episode #2.6 (2005) - Episode #2.5 (2005) - Episode #2.4 (2005) Show all 14 episodes
2004-2005
Casting directorRoman Road
(TV Movie)
2004
Casting directorIngredients
(Short)
2004
Casting directorTelling Mark
(Short)
2004
Casting directorHear the Silence
(TV Movie)
2003
Casting directorBedsitcom
(TV Series)
2003
Casting directorNever Say Never Mind: The Swedish Bikini Team
(Video)
2003
Casting directorTwo Minutes After Midnight
(Short)
2003
Casting directorThe Devil's Tattoo2003
Casting directorThe Other Boleyn Girl
(TV Movie)
2003
Casting directorDarkness2002
Casting directorWoman X
(Short)
2002
Casting directorMicawber
(TV Series)
2001
Casting directorMy Uncle Silas
(TV Series) (3 episodes) - Silas & Goliath/The Revelation (2001) - The Widder/The Blue Feather (2001) - The Wedding/Queenie White (2001)
2001
Casting directorA Touch of Frost
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Benefit of the Doubt: Part 2 (2001) - Benefit of the Doubt: Part 1 (2001)
2001
Casting directorY
(Short)
2000
RoleTitleYear
Casting departmentEve
(TV Series) (casting - 12 episodes) - The Robot Next Door (2015) ... (casting: 'Eve') - IT Girl (2015) ... (casting: 'Eve') - Mum's the Word (2015) ... (casting: 'Eve') - Trashed (2015) ... (casting: 'Eve') - The Truth About Lies (2015) ... (casting: 'Eve') Show all 12 episodes
2015
Casting departmentBlack Book
(casting: UK)
2006
Casting departmentJoy Division
(casting: UK)
2006
Casting departmentHidden Flaws
(casting: UK)
2004
Casting departmentTerrible Kisses
(Short) (casting)
2004
Casting departmentDarkness
(casting: UK)
2002
Casting departmentBella Bettien
(casting: UK)
2002
Casting departmentYoung Blades
(casting assistant)
2001
Casting departmentThe Wonderful World of Disney
(TV Series) (casting assistant - 1 episode) - Princess of Thieves (2001) ... (casting assistant)
2001
Casting departmentGentlemen's Relish
(TV Movie) (casting assistant)
2001
Casting departmentThe Sins
(TV Mini-Series) (casting associate - 7 episodes) - Sloth (2000) ... (casting associate) - Anger (2000) ... (casting associate) - Greed (2000) ... (casting associate) - Envy (2000) ... (casting associate) - Lust (2000) ... (casting associate) Show all 7 episodes
2000
Casting departmentInspector Morse
(TV Series) (casting assistant - 1 episode) - The Remorseful Day (2000) ... (casting assistant)
2000
Casting departmentShiner
(casting assistant)
2000
Casting departmentLady Audley's Secret
(TV Movie) (casting assistant)
2000
Casting departmentGormenghast
(TV Mini-Series) (casting assistant - 4 episodes) - Episode #1.4 (2000) ... (casting assistant - uncredited) - Episode #1.3 (2000) ... (casting assistant - uncredited) - Episode #1.2 (2000) ... (casting assistant - uncredited) - Episode #1.1 (2000) ... (casting assistant - uncredited)
2000
RoleTitleYear
ProducerNow & Then
(producer) (pre-production)
ProducerGolden Years
(associate producer)
2016
ProducerDelicious
(associate producer)
2013
RoleTitleYear
Additional CrewBlack Book
(director: UK)
2006
Additional CrewDarkness
(director: UK)
2002
RoleTitleYear
WriterNow & Then
(Writer) (pre-production)
RoleTitleYear
ThanksOne of Those Days
(Short) (thanks)
2008