Chris Snode Casting – Sports Casting Specialist
Chris Snode Casting (CDA) is a London-based sports casting agency, providing bespoke castings for advertising agencies, production companies, and photographers around the world. We take on unique, unusual and challenging projects, and deliver results with great quality, even with very tight deadlines.
Chris Snode is one of the longest-running and most experienced casting directors in the industry. With the support from an outstanding team of assistants, and a dedicated group of researchers, he has cast and advised on many award-winning commercials over the last 30 years. Recent award-winning work includes the Guinness “Never Alone” commercial, which won Gold in the 2016 Cannes Lions Awards, as well as the Rekorderlig “Silver Skates” commercial, which won the AICP Show 2016 for International Advertising Excellence. In fact, last year we won 26 awards across 3 continents!
After competing in the 1984 Olympics Games as a World Champion diver, Chris returned to the UK and founded Chris Snode Casting, where he very quickly established a reputation for casting exceptional commercials. With his extensive knowledge of the sports industry, and his aptitude to recognize talent, he was able to guide his clients towards the perfect individuals for the job.
“In the early 90s, Chris began to develop a significant international network, giving him access to remarkable talent from the Americas to Asia, and enabling him to fulfill challenging briefs where others may have difficulty.”
At Chris Snode Casting we provide a smooth and easy casting process from start to finish. The procedure enables our clients to view casting videos on a secure website from anywhere in the world. We provide a range of sports casting researchers and assistants who can supply fee, usage and contract advice to agencies and production companies, right from the concept and bidding stage.