19 August 2019 The Irish Film & Television Network
Actors
TV
Crew
Digital
Distribution
Education / Training
Equipment
Festivals / Markets
Finance
Legal
Locations Ireland
Post Production
Production
Rep Bodies
JOBS FILMOGRAPHY NEWS WHO'S WHO DIARY GALLERY IFTA
     
News
Features & Interviews
Production News
Post Production News
VFX News
Animation News
Digital News
Festivals News
Training News
Cast News
Finance News
IFTA Film & Drama Awards
Galway Film Fleadh 2017
List Your Company
Daily News Bulletin
Site Map
IFTN HOME

Irish Film and Television Network

 »

News

 »

Features & Interviews



IFTA to Host In Conversation With... John & Ros Hubbard at Galway Film Fleadh
12 Jul 2019 : Nathan Griffin
John & Ros Hubbard with IFTA Award
Legendary Casting Directors John & Ros Hubbard will take part in a special IFTA In Conversation with Áine Moriarty at the Galway Film Fleadh on Saturday, July 13th.

Taking place directly before the annual IFTA Members’ Lunch in the Veranda Lounge at The Galmont Hotel, the pair will share some fun and engaging insights into their life and career in the film industry.

John and Ros Hubbard are Casting Directors who have worked in casting together for 35 years.  John began his career in advertising in London and came to Dublin to work as a copywriter and TV commercial producer.   Ros began her career in Los Angeles and also worked in New York at J. Walter Thompson in the heady days of 'Mad Men'.  She returned to Dublin and became a partner in a model agency where she met John who was casting models and actors for commercials, which he wrote and produced. They eventually connected in real life too and are now married 50 years and still talking.

As a duo, they became the renowned Hubbard Casting agency, one of the most successful Film and TV commercial Casting Directors in London.  
 
They have worked with a long list of high-profile Film Directors over the years, including Peter Jackson, Paul Greengrass, Ron Howard, Alan Parker and they have cast leading world Actors such as Harrison Ford, Tom Cruise, Tom Hanks, Nicole Kidman, Kate Winslet, Madonna, Matt Damon, Antonia Banderas, Jude Law, Rachel Weisz, Richard Dreyfuss, Steve Coogan, Emily Watson, Gabriel Byrne, Colm Meaney to name just a few.
 
They have also been responsible for discovering extraordinary bright young talents too along the way. 
 
John and Ros now live mostly in Dingle, County Kerry and are just finishing Voice Casting on the first ‘RIVERDANCE’ animated film and ‘CRY FROM THE SEA’ for director Vic Sarin which will be lensed in Ireland.

 

Date: Saturday, July 13th

Time: 12pm – 1pm

Location: Veranda Lounge, The Galmont Hotel 

 

 To attend this event, contact academyevents@ifta.ie.




BREAKING NEWS
Eibh Collins Appointed as New Head of Programming at Kerry Film Festival
Festival Highlights for Upcoming Dublin Feminist Film Festival
Irish Documentarian Pat Collins to World Premiere New Irish Film at TIFF
Screen Skills Ireland Launches Multi-Camera Directing Course in Association With IADT

FEATURES & INTERVIEWS
Composer Steve Lynch Discusses Scoring New Irish Feature 'Finky'
Watch: Hugh O'Conor & Jordanne Jones Discuss 'Metal Heart' with IFTN
Free Industry Newsletter
Subscribe to IFTN's industry newsletter - it's free and e-mailed directly to your inbox every week.
Click here to sign up.


RELATED NEWS
EDITOR'S PICK
Irish Documentarian Pat Collins to World Premiere New Irish Film at TIFF
Northern Irish Film A Bump Along The Way Selected for Toronto Film Festival
Rialto to World Premiere at the 2019 Venice International Film Festival
Northern Ireland Film ‘Ordinary Love’ to have its World Premiere at TIFF
MORE ON IFTN
Irish Production Companies
Listings for Irish film & television production companies
What's In Production?
The latest info on projects filming in Ireland
Latest Industry Jobs
Job listings for Irish film & television crew

CONNECT WITH IFTN
Find us on Facebook
Follow IFTN on Twitter
E-Newsletter Subscribe
Subscribe to RSS Feed




 
 the Website  Directory List  Festivals  Who's Who  Locations  Filmography  News  Crew  Actors
 

Contact Us | Advertise | Copyright | Terms & Conditions | Security & Privacy | RSS Feed | Twitter