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Nickname

Olissa Rogers

Job Title

Casting Associate

Office Phone Number

020 727 5600

Address

256 Pentonville Road
London, N1 9JY

Twitter

https://twitter.com/OlissaRogers

Skype

OlissaRogers

Facebook

Olissa Rogers

Agent

McLean-Williams Ltd

IMDB

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm6992230/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0

Biography

Olissa began her career in casting in Germany, back in 2008, where she mainly worked as a Casting Director in TV, working with Constantin Entertainment. In 2016 Olissa met casting director Jeremy Zimmerman and worked as his Casting Assistant, working on several film projects with him. Since then Olissa has worked with highly respected casting directors. She was Casting Assistant to Kharmel Cochrane for commercials and TV/Film Projects, Casting Associate to Theo Park and until March 2020 she was working as Casting Associate for Amy Hubbard.

Olissa Rogers is currently working as casting associate at Fiona Weir Casting. Olissa Rogers is currently working as casting associate at Fiona Weir Casting. Some of her recent casting credits include ‘Ted Lasso’ (Apple TV), ‘Brassic’ (SKY), ‘We Are Who We Are’ (HBO) and Criminal UK (Netflix).

Furthermore, Olissa is the only European Casting Associate who has been accepted into the CSA Mentorship Flagship Program (September 2020-December 2020) sponsored by the CSA BIPOC Alliance, where she was matched with the famed casting director and philanthropist Rosalie Joseph. (The CSA created the Rosalie Joseph Humanitarian Award, thanking her for her tireless humanitarian efforts and service) In this mentorship program, Rosalie has shared her insight and knowledge with Olissa, especially when it comes to working towards diversity in the Casting Industry.

Notable Projects

TED LASSO (APPLE TV)
BRASSIC (SKY)
WE ARE WHO WE ARE (HBO)
CRIMINAL UK (NETFLIX)
THE OFFENDERS (BBC/AMAZON)

Specialisations

TV, Film, Commercial, Children's Casting

Office Location

London

Geographical Experience

UK, Northern Europe, North America

Membership Type

Probationary Member