Simon English


YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2018 - 2020Client Manager
Guys & Dolls Casting Ltd.
Martin Ayers
Guys & Dolls
2017 - 2018Additional 3rd Assistant Director
Television / TV
Good Omens
Douglas MacKinnon
20173rd Assistant Director (2nd Unit)
Television / TV
Killing Eve
Jon East
Sid Gentle Films Ltd
20173rd Assistant Director
Film (Feature)
Mortal Engines
Christian Rivers
Hungry City Ltd
2016Extras Casting Coordinator
Television / TV
John Ealer
Trapeze Ltd
2016Extras Casting Coordinator
Film (Feature)
The Changeover
Stuart Mckenzie & Miranda Harcourt
Changeover Films Ltd
20161st Assistant Director
Film (Feature)
Dustin Feneley
Long Road Films Ltd
20163rd Assistant Director (2nd Unit)
Film (Feature)
Ghost in the Shell
Rupert Sanders
LBO Productions
2015Extras Casting Coordinator
Film (Feature)
Michael Dougherty
Washtub Productions
2014Extras Casting Coordinator and Additional Assistant Director
Television / TV
How to Murder your Wife
Riccardo Pellizzeri
Screentime NZ Ltd
  • Education

    2004BA Hons Media and CommunicationsGreenwich University


    I own (and can operate):
    Movie Magic Scheduling 6.0, AD Trolley (incl High Vis Jacket, Battery Boxes, Tech Vest, Lighting Gloves, Stationery), Lenovo Laptop with Microsoft Office software

    About me

    I have been established in the Film and TV industry for over 16 years working as an Assistant Director involving casting as well as a number of production roles within the UK and New Zealand. I’m personable and proactive with strong communication skills and bring a well organised, calm level headed approach to any project, including features, shorts, commercials and television.

    Additional Information

    I am proficient in the use of Movie Magic Scheduling 6.0


    Desray Armstrong - Producer **contact removed** Bruno du Bois - Key 2nd AD **contact removed** Miranda Rivers - Casting Director **contact removed** Ollie Williamson - 2nd AD **contact removed**

  • Skills

    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    • CRB Checked
    • Standard Driving (PLG)
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    Interested in
    • Animation
    • Biography
    • Childrens
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Documentary
    • Drama Reconstruction
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (LB)
    • Film (Short)
    • Investigative
    • Live TV
    • Music
    • Music Promo
    • Sport
    • Television
    • Travel
    Experienced in
    • Biography
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Documentary
    • Drama Reconstruction
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (LB)
    • Film (Short)
    • Sport
    • Television
    Driving Licences
    • Standard