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Nickname

Verity Naughton

Email Address

info@vjncasting.com

Company Name

VJN Casting

Job Title

Casting Director

Office Phone Number

07851238011

Website

http://www.vjncasting.com

Twitter

@veritynaughton

Biography

Verity Naughton, is a London based Casting Director & Associate. Verity is currently an Associate at Jina Jay Casting, and has previously worked as an Associate alongside Kate Ringsell on projects such as Riviera, Berlin Station & Fate: The Winx Saga. Independently, Verity has cast projects for Southwark Playhouse, Chichester Festival Theatre, The Old Red Lion, The Pleasance, Hope Mill Theatre and several readings for the Almeida theatre.

Specialising in child and young person casting, Verity has cast children in a wealth of West End shows as well as many studio feature films and TV productions most recently Enola Holmes & The Pursuit of Love.

Notable Projects

Children’s Casting Includes:

Theatre:
Frozen (Theatre Royal Haymarket, Children’s Casting)
The Ferryman (Gielgud Theatre & Royal Court Theatre, Children’s Casting)
Running Wild (Regent's Park Open Air Theatre, Ensemble Casting Director)
School Of Rock The Musical (New London Theatre, Children's Casting Associate)
Billy Elliot The Musical (Victoria Palace & UK and Ireland tour, Children's Casting Assistant)
Charlie and The Chocolate Factory (Theatre Royal Drury Lane, Children's Casting Assistant)
Matilda The Musical (Cambridge Theatre, Children's Casting Assistant).

Television:
Evermoor (Disney, Assistant Casting Director)

Film:
Radioactive (Working Title, Marjane Satrapi)
Farming (Montebello Productions, Adewale Akinnuoye – Agbaje)
Nativity 3: 'Dude Where's My Donkey' (Mirrorball Films, Children's Casting Assistant)

As Casting Director:
Spring Awakening (Hope Mill Theatre)
The Country Wife (Southwark Playhouse)
Kiki’s Delivery Service (Southwark Playhouse),
Posh (Pleasance Theatre)
If We Had Some More Cocaine I Could Show You How I Love You (Old Red Lion Theatre)

Specialisations

Theatre, Musical Theatre, TV, Film, Children's Casting

Office Location

London

Geographical Experience

UK

Membership Type

Probationary Member