LIZZIE BICHARD CASTING

Lizzie Bichard Casting

Lizzie Bichard is a London based Casting Director working in film and theatre

ABOUT

About


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.

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WORKSHOPS

Workshops


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.

CASTING WORK

Casting Work


White Chamber

Role: Casting Director
Micro-budget feature film which premiered all over the world, was selected for ten top film festivals, won a Scottish BAFTA for Best Actress, and is now streaming on Netflix.

Schism

The Park Theatre, London
Role: Casting Director
Athena Stevens was the first actress in a wheelchair to be nominated for an Offie for her performance in this production. Shortly afterwards she was also nominated for an Olivier Award.

Shock Treatment

Kings Head Theatre, London
Role: Casting Director
Leading actress nominated for an Off West End Theatre Award for her performance.

London Unplugged

Role: Casting Director (one story)

No Villain

Trafalgar Studios
Role: Casting Director

Miss Julie

Etcetera Theatre, London
Role: Co-Casting Director

The Flanelettes

Kings Head Theatre, London
Role: Casting Director

Crumble

Role: Casting Director

Valentine Jacobs

Role: Casting Director

Present

Role: Co-Casting Director

D Deb Debbie Deborah

National Theatre Studio
Role: Casting Director

St Jowan’s Tide

Park Theatre, London
Role: Casting Director

Venus In Fur

Theatre Royal, Haymarket
Role: Casting Associate

Mission Impossible 5

Role: Casting Assistant

Harry Potter And The Cursed Child

Palace Theatre, West End
Role: Casting Assistant

Cinderella

Role: Casting Assistant

Kingsman: The Golden Circle

Role: Casting Assistant

The Fifth Estate

Role: Casting Assistant

Outlander

Role: Casting Assistant

The Hundred-Foot Journey

Role: Casting Assistant

Flack (pilot episode)

Role: Casting Assistant

The Riot Club

Role: Casting Assistant

Legend

Role: Casting Assistant

Point Break

Role: Casting Assistant

Straight Outta Compton

Role: Casting Assistant

Spectral

Role: Casting Assistant

The Father

Wyndhams Theatre, West End
Role: Casting Assistant

Mount Pleasant

Role: Casting Assistant

The Wars Of The Roses

Rose Theatre, Kingston
Role: Casting Assistant

The Harvest

Ustinov Studio, Bath
Role: Casting Assistant

Bad Jews

St James Theatre, London
Role: Casting Assistant

Around The World in 80 Days

St James Theatre, London
Role: Casting Assistant

Black Sails

Role: Casting Assistant

Monsieur Popular

Ustinov Studio, Bath
Role: Casting Assistant

River

Role: Casting Assistant

She Stoops to Conquer

Theatre Royal, Bath
Role: Casting Assistant

Talking Heads

Theatre Royal, Bath
Role: Casting Assistant

The Crucible

Bristol Old Vic Theatre
Role: Casting Assistant

The Mother

Tricycle Theatre, London
Role: Casting Assistant

The Voices

Role: Casting Assistant

The One That Got Away

Theatre Royal, Bath
Role: Casting Assistant