Yaaayy!!! Congratulations to Megan who won Best Casting in a Short Film for ‘An Act of Love' at the 2018 CGA Awards.
The nominations are out for the 2018 CGA Awards and we’re wrapped to have received 2 nominations. Congrats and good luck to Megan D’Arcy for her nom in the Best Casting in a Short Film category for ‘An Act of Love’, and Amy Mete for her nom in the Best Casting in a TVC - Community category for ‘Perfect Italiano’ TVC.
The awards will take place in Melbourne this year on the 30th November.
We’re so excited to annouce that the comedy pilot we cast ‘Why Are You Like This’ will be airing on ABC Comedy on 27 November at 9.30pm. The pilot is one of 4 that is part of the Fresh Blood initiative. Check out the trailer below and save the date!!! :)
Here is the first look trailer of the brand new comedy series we cast called How to Stay Married starring Peter Helliar & Lisa McCune. HTSM will make it’s TV premiere on the 8 November on Channel Ten. It will air every Thursday at 8.30pm.
How to Stay Married - a new comedy TV series for Channel 10 starts shooting this week. Casting by us!
Nick Hamon Casting celebrated 20 years today! Such a massive achievement for Nick and his team. Nick also celebrated 29 years in the biz!
Such a great night at this years SKFF Opening Night. Congrats to the festival for putting on another successful opening night!
A couple of month's ago Megan D'Arcy cast a beautiful short film titled 'An Act of Love'. Recently the director Lucy Knox was awarded with Best Director for a Student Film at the Australian Director's Guild Awards.
The short will have it's world premiere at the Sydney Film Festival in June 2018.
Another great year at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. We managed to squeeze in 17 comedy shows. All the LOLS!
We took some time out of our crazy work week to let off some steam at Holey Moley.
1st Place - Nick 2nd Place - Amy 3rd Place - Megan
Congrats to Patrick Hughes and the team at Finch on winning the D&AD Award (Wood Pencil) - Direction for Film Advertising for the St Kilda Film Festival Trailer 'Every Second Counts'. Great to see casting has been credited on the award too!!! Congrats Nick!
OPP will have its international premiere at Drama Series Days, as part of the 2018 Berlinale - Belin International Film Festival. Amazing news!
We had a great day Saturday celebrating the end of the year with our fellow Melbourne Casting Directors. We missed those who couldn't make it!
Back Row: Sarah Alekna, Peta Dermatis, Dina Mann, Mel Mackintosh & Rosie Traynor
Front Row: Amy Mete, Janine Snape, Thea McLeod, Nick Hamon & Gabrielle Savrone.
The web series 'Other People's Problem's' will air on ABC iView December 4th and run right through to March 2018.
Congrats Megs, what an achievement! This wouldn't have happened if Nick didn't insist (otherwise known as bullying) that Megan not take an interview for a university course back in November 2000...as you can see from the photo she knows she made the right decision.
The 3rd Casting Guild of Australia Awards were held in Sydney on Friday 17 November 2017. Nick was nominated for Best Casting in a TVC for 'Hungry Jack's TVC 'Keeping It Real'. Nick and Amy clearly hating their pic being taken at the awards.
Looking forward to seeing all the fresh faces for this year's graduation season!
The final CGA meeting held in Melbourne for 2017. Melbourne meetings are always so passionate...or is that the booze talking..?!
L-R: Alison Telford, Thea McLeod, Emma Fleming, Mel Mackintosh, Janine Snape, Kirsty McGregor, Amy Mete, David Newman & Fiona Dann.