Spotlight on Talent

The UK has a wealth of above and below-the-line talent working across all sectors of the industry. This is a round-up of emerging UK talents who are making a mark on the international stage.

Jamie Adams – Writer/director
Credits include Songbird (2018), Black Mountain Poets (2015), Benny & Jolene (2014)
Contact Cynthia Okoye, Curtis Brown

Chanya Button – Director
Credits include Vita And Virginia (2018), Burn Burn Burn (2015), Alpha: Omega (short, 2013)
Contact Sara Putt

Emily Carey – Actor
Credits include Wonder Woman (2017), Houdini And Doyle (TV, 2016), Casualty (TV, 2014-17)
Contact Mary Fitzgerald, Lucy Johnson, Curtis Brown

Marnie Dickens – Screenwriter
Credits include Thirteen (TV, 2016), The Musketeers (TV, 2015), Ripper Street (TV, 2013)
Contact Jennie Miller, Independent Talent Group

Robert Eggers – Writer/director
Credits include Brothers (short, 2015), The Witch (2015), The Tell-Tale Heart (short, 2008)
Contact Craig Kestel, WME

Damien Elliott – Cinematographer
Credits include Zoo (2017), The Survivalist (2015), Cherrybomb (2009)
Contact Sandra Marsh & Associates

Nick Emerson – Editor
Credits include Film Stars Don’t Die In Liverpool (2017), The Crow (2017), Daphne (2017), Lady Macbeth (2016), The Hallow (2015)
Contact Alice Townson, Lux Artists

David Farr – Screenwriter
Credits include The Man With The Iron Heart (2017), McMafia (TV, 2017), The Night Manager (TV, 2016), The Ones Below (2015), MI-5 (TV, 2005-10)
Contact Camilla Young, Curtis Brown

Louise Ford – Editor
Credits include Siberia (2018), Wildlife (2017), Thoroughbred (2017), Don’t Breathe (2016), The Witch (2015)
Contact Artistry 310 652 8778

Mia Goth – Actor
Credits include Highlife (2018), Suspiria (2017), Marrowbone (2017), A Cure For Wellness (2016), Everest (2015), The Survivalist (2015), Nymphomaniac Vol II (2013)
Contact Sarah Spear, Grace Clissold, Curtis Brown

Rob Hardy – Cinematographer
Credits include Mission: Impossible 6 (2018), Euphoria (2017), Annihilation (2017), Ex Machina (2014), Testament Of Youth (2014), Red Riding (TV, 2009)
Contact UK: Alice Townson, Lux Artists
US: Peter Franciosa, UTA

Victoria Keeling – VFX producer
Credits include Life (2017), Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016), Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015), Jupiter Ascending (2015), Thor: The Dark World (2013)
Contact Sara Putt

Stewart Kojima – VFX co-ordinator
Credits include Justice League (2017), Wonder Woman (2017), Inferno (2016), Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation (2015), Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)
Contact Sara Putt

Daniel Kaluuya – Actor
Credits include Black Panther (2018), Widows (2018), Get Out (2017), Sicario (2015), Welcome To The Punch (2013), The Fades (TV, 2011), Psychoville (TV, 2009-11), Skins (TV, 2007-09)
Contact Conor McCaughan, Sam Fox, Troika Talent

Jane Levick – Production designer
Credits include Lies We Tell (2016), This Is England ’90 (TV, 2015), The Falling (2014), Truckers (TV, 2013), Sightseers (2012), London To Brighton (2006)
Contact Jane Levick

Ruth Madeley – Actor
Credits include The Level (TV, 2016) Contact Lime Management @ georgina@ Vinay Patel Screenwriter Credits include Murdered By My Father (TV, 2016), The Good Karma Hospital (TV, 2017)
Contact Kelly Knatchbull, Sayle Screen

James Watkins – Writer/director
Credits include McMafia (TV, 2017), The Take (2016), The Woman In Black (2012)
Contact Talia Tobias, United Agents

Jack Williams, Harry Williams – Screenwriters
Credits include Liar (TV, 2017), The Missing (TV, 2014-16), One Of Us (TV, 2016), Tripped (TV, 2015)
Contact Two Brothers Pictures

Sarah Wilson – Casting assistant
Credits include Skybound (2017), My Cousin Rachel (2017), Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them (2016), Suffragette (2015), Everest (2015)
Contact Sarah Wilson

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