Lizzie Bichard is a London based Casting Director working in film and theatre
Lizzie was the Casting Director on White Chamber, a micro-budget feature film which won the 2018 Scottish BAFTA for Best Actress. She is represented by Molly Wansell at 42 Management and Production Company.
Before forging out on her own Lizzie worked for some of the most respected Casting Directors in the industry, including Lucy Bevan, Lucinda Syson, Suzanne Smith, Julia Horan, Ginny Schiller and Nicky Bligh. Lizzie holds a Masters in Poetry from the University of Bristol and a PGCE in English from the University of Oxford.
Lizzie is happy to design workshops to fit a brief. Her workshops are for actors, directors, and producers, and subjects can include audition technique, the secrets of screen acting, how to work effectively alongside Casting Directors, and how to establish and maintain relationships with Casting Directors. Lizzie has run workshops in the UK and France for: The London Metropolitan University, The University of Southampton, The Young Vic Theatre, Spotlight, ActorsCollab, The Actors' Guild, Mixing Networks, Casting Days, The Growing Studio, C Me Acting.