Sam Claypole Casting


We can offer our extensive expertise in the following areas :


Full length feature films and television casting - working with directors/producers to assemble cast.

Corporate Video

Casting high quality in-house training videos for Global Blue Chip companies.


Casting advertising campaigns for well known brands in the UK and overseas including McDonalds, Newcastle Brown Ale, Lynx, Kelloggs, NHS & Bet365 Bingo.


Completed films.

In Extremis

It's the end of their world!

Let's Be Evil

A vision of augmented reality.


She's dying to take care of you.


Born beneath the surface.

Almost Married

There are stag do's and stag don'ts!


Policing the hard way.

In Our Name

For this soldier the real battle is coming home.

In Production

Most recent projects that are in post-production


Two Graves


The last year has been very busy with several productions being cast and currently in various stages of post-production. Keep an eye out for the theatrical releases.

Commercials and Idents

Showreel includes :- Newcastle Brown Ale, Don't Be the One, Bet365 Bingoheads, Seven Seas idents, Balance, Save Our Sea Farers and Smoke-Free North-East

About Sam

Sam Claypole Casting Director

Sam entered the film industry as a freelance Casting Director after a successful career as a professional ballet dancer. Making the transition firstly by working as an agent with the Essentials Agency in London and then founding her own agency in 2000. Sam used this experience to enter the world of casting. Her first feature film project, In Our Name, for Artificial Eye and BBC Films won critical acclaim: including the Golden Zenith at the Montreal Film Festival in 2011 and an individual award for its star, Joanne Froggatt.

With over 25 years of experience within the entertainment industry, Sam also diversified in to casting TV commercials, short films and corporate films, taking her skills worldwide.

Photo: Baughan Photography