'Sweat blood!' CDA award-winning casting director Emma Ashton shares self-tape tips and more

Emma Ashton is a London-based CDA award-winning casting director and founder of Ashton Hinkinson casting along with casting director Debs Hinkinson. Together the duo have cast commercials for brands such as Debenhams, M&S, IKEA, Snickers, Mercedes and more, as well as music videos for Ian Brown and Florence and the Machine. Here she tells Mandy News about her casting career so far and what actors can do to get noticed.