Sonia
Allam

Sonia is a Casting Director and has been working in casting since 2008. 

After working alongside some of the UK'S leading casting directors at Gary Davy casting, Catherine Willis casting, ITV, BBC and Lime Pictures, Sonia founded Sonia Allam Casting in January 2019.

Her credits include projects for BBC, Starz, Amazon Prime, ITV, Channel 4, E4, Channel 5, Investigation Discovery (ID), National Geographic, Comedy Central, CBBC, Disney, Nickelodeon & The British Film Institute (BFI).

Sonia is a member of the Casting Directors Guild of Great Britain & Ireland, and proudly champions diversity as a founding member of their sub-committee for equality, diversity & inclusion.

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CV

Television

Casting Director 

Casting Director 
Producer Sister Pictures

In Pre-Prod

BBC
Casting Director 
Producer Trevor Klein
Director Dan Zeff

In Pre-Prod

Zodiak Kids
Casting Director 
Producer Ivana MacKinnon & Emily Leo
Director Manjinder Virk

In Development

BFI / Wild Swim Films
Casting Director 
Producer Geordie Sabbage
Director Geordie Sabbage

In Development

Casting Director 
Producer Steve Murphy
Director Karl Hollandt
Six West Media / History
Casting Director 
Producer Steve Murphy
Director Karl Hollandt
Six West Media / History
Casting Director 
Producer John Ross
Director Fergus Dingle
Video Arts / John Cleese
Casting Director 
Producer Josh Hyams
Director Justin Hardy
RAW TV for Nat Geo
Casting Director 
Producer Jim Greayer
October Films for CNN
Casting Director 
Producer Amy Foster
RAW TV for Nat Geo
Casting Director 
Producer Jonathan Davenport
Director Stuart Jones
Discovery ID
Casting Director 
Producer Thomas Latter
Director Lewis Albrow
Discovery ID
Casting Director 
Producer Jonathan Davenport
Director Richard Turley
Discovery ID
Casting Director 
Producer Jonathan Davenport
Director Jonathan Davenport
Discovery ID
Casting Director 
Producer Ian Dray / Steve Murphy
Director Ian Dray
Discovery ID
Casting Director 
Producer Johann Insanally
Director Various
RAW TV for Nat Geo
Casting Director 
Producer Marie McDonald
Director Noddy Davidson
Comedy Unit for CBBC
Casting Director 
Director Alexandra Lacey
Raw TV
Casting Director 
Producer Sam Ward
Director Tony Dow
BBC Studios
Casting Director 
Producer Amy Lee-Jones
Director Jim Greayer
October Films for Discovery ID
Casting Director 
Producer Elaine Sperber
Director Dez McCarthy
Zodiak for CBBC
Casting Director 
Producer Thomas Latter
Director Fergus Colville
October Films for Discovery ID
Casting Director 
Producer Max Yeoman
Director Luke Bellis
Mindseye
Casting Director 
Producer David Collier
Director Reza Moradi
CBBC

Associate Casting Director 

Associate Casting Director 
Producer Nadia Jaynes
Director Gilles Bannier
Buccaneer Media / ITV
Associate Casting Director 
Producer James Dean
Director James Strong
BBC / Two Brothers Pics
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Tom Mullens
Director Richard Laxton
BBC / New Pictures
Associate Casting Director 
Producer John Griffin
Director Borkur Sigthorsson
BBC / Two Brothers Pics
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Matthew Bird
Director Paul Andrew Williams
Two Brothers Pictures
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Eliza Mellor
Director Sam Donovan
Two Brothers Pictures
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Christine Healey
Director Birgitte Staermose
Starz / New Pictures
Associate Casting Director 
Producer David Thompson
Director Bill Nicholson
Origin Pictures
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Aleem Khan
Director Carissa Hope
Two Brothers Pictures
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Jim Greayer
Director Jim Greayer
October films for C5
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Rachel Ablett
Director Rachel Ablett
Zeppatron for BBC
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Gill Isles
Director MacKenzie Crook
Channel X North
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Simon Lipton
Director Vadim Jean
Dancing Ledge Productions
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Matthew Mulot
Director Simon Delaney
Spelthorne Community TV for Sky Arts
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Gareth Edwards
Director Richard Bowden
BBC
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Ben Sullivan
Director Peter Lydon
Mindseye
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Debbie Pisani
Director Martin Dennis
Open Mike Productions
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Teddy Leifer
Director Sam Leifer
ITV2
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Sam Pinnell
Director Al Campbell
Fudge Park/Bwark for E4
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Elaine Sperber
Director Dez McCarthy
Zodiak for CBBC
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Steve Murphy
Director Thomas Latter
October Films for Discovery ID
Associate Casting Director 
Producer David Collier
Director Delyth Thomas
CBBC
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Naomi De Pear
Director Will Sharpe
Kudos for C4
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Hereward Pelling
Director Thomas Latter
October Films
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Paul Schlesinger
Director Ian Fitzgibbon
Hatrick for ITV / Discovery ID
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Marcus Mortimer
Director Al Campbell
Big Bear for C4
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Rupert majendie
Director James de Frond
Leftbank for Comedy Central
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Catherine Gosling-Fuller
Director Sacha Ransome
BBC Scotland
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Kate Crowther
Director Ben Palmer
Big Talk for C4
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Mark Talbot
Director Ben Taylor
Hatrick for C4
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Ben Reid
Director Ben Reid
Channel 5
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Seb Barwell
Director Ben Kellett
Roughcut for Comedy Central
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Stefano Moses
Director O.T Fagbenle
Luti Media for C4
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Charlie Philips
Director Jono Hunter
MIndseye
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Tim Allsop
Director Paul G Raymond
Spelthorne Community TV
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Geoff Atkinson
Director Michael Cummings
Vera for BBC 4
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Gareth Edwards
Director Matt Lipsey
BBC
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Bryan Kirkwood
Director Various
Lime Pictures C4
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Tim Compton
Director Jordan Hogg
Disney
Associate Casting Director 
Producer David Collier
Director Chloe Thomas
CBBC
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Teddy Leifer
Director Sam Leifer
ITV 2
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Catherine Gosling-Fuller
Director Simon Hynd
BBC Scotland
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Adam Tandy
Director MacKenzie Crook
Channel X for BBC
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Emma Lawson
Director Paul Murphy
Roughcut for BBC
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Sam Pinnell
Director Al Campbell
Bwark for E4
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Jonathan Wolfman
Director Jermaine Julien
CBBC
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Steve Murphy
Director Tom Keeling
October Films for Discovery ID
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Elaine Cameron
Director Matt Lipsey
Hartswood Films for BBC
Associate Casting Director 
Producer Jenna Jones
Director Luke Snellin
Leftbank for ITV
Associate Casting Director 
Director Al Campell
Writer Benedict Murray
Tom Boy Films

Assistant Casting Director 

Assistant Casting Director 
Producer Gillian Pachter /Steve Murphy
Director Various
October Studios

Film

Associate Casting Director 

Associate Casting Director 
Producer Steve Murphy
Director Tom Keeling
October Films

Casting Director 

Casting Director 
Producer Various
Director Various
National Film & Television School
Casting Director 
Producer Various
Director Various
National Film & Television School
Casting Director 
Producer Lara Greenway
Director Jermain Julien
Brave Soldier Films
Casting Director 
Producer Georgia Woolley
Director Matt Cooper
Villager Films
Casting Director 
Producer Alexandra Blue
Director Carolina Giammetta
BFI & Creative England
Casting Director 
Producer Ben Fower
Director Ben Fower
Wolf Whistle Films