28th April 2023

TV Casting Director Careers Talk

James Alexander, former Media and Performing Arts student and current Casting Director for Big Brother visited BHASVIC to share information about his career path and how he got to where he is today. James is a Senior Casting Producer working in TV. After studying Film & Media at BHASVIC and then Film Studies at University, James started working in TV Development, before quickly moving into casting. His credits include casting shows such as Big Brother (ITV), Hunted (Channel 4), Lovestruck High (Amazon Prime), Gogglebox (Channel 4) and Paradise (Netflix) along with other shows. Students appreciated hearing insider tips from James on how to find work experience and jobs in the TV industry. 

James Alexander former student talks about TV industry