Lara Manwaring has worked in casting since 2009, working for 8 years with Des Hamilton Casting on projects that included Lars von Trier’s NYMPHOMANIAC, Paddy Considine’s TYRANNOSAUR, Channel 4’s TOP BOY and Andrea Arnold’s WUTHERING HEIGHTS.

As a Casting Director she jointly cast projects including BRIMSTONE (starring Dakota Fanning and Guy Pearce), the new Lars Von Trier project THE HOUSE THAT JACK BUILT, and Rachel Tunnard’s ADULT LIFE SKILLS starring Jodie Whitaker.

Since setting up on her own in 2017 her credits include the Channel 4 Coming Up feature ELLEN directed by Mahalia Belo and the recent Nicolas Cage feature MANDY produced by Spectrevision.  She has just finished work on the BFI/BBC Films feature LYNN AND LUCY directed by Fyzal Boulifa and is currently working on Aneil Karia’s debut feature SURGE (starring Ben Whishaw) and Leo Leigh’s feature SWEET SUE, both in production with BBC Films.

E: lara@laramanwaring.com

Represented by Roxana Adle at Independent Talent:

E: roxanaadle@independenttalent.com

 

Casting Director
Surge
2019
Aneil Karia
Feature
IN PRE PRODUCTION
Sweet Sue
2019
Leo Leigh
Feature
IN PRE PRODUCTION
Lynn and Lucy
2018
Fyzal Boulifa
Feature
IN PRODUCTION
White Rocks
2018
Carmen Mueck
Short
IN PRODUCTION
The Name of the Rose
2018
Giacomo Battiato
Television
Mandy
2018
Panos Cosmatos
Feature
The House that Jack Built
2018
Lars Von Trier
Feature
Boat
2018
Louise Stern
Short
That Girl
2018
Dionne Edwards
Television
A Mother's Love
2018
Anwar Boulifa
Television
Through the Gates
2018
Stella Corradi
Television
Wren Boys
2017
Harry Lighton
Short
Furious Andrew
2017
Jamie J Johnson
Pilot
Work
2017
Aneil Karia
Short
King Lear
2016
Billy Lumby
Short
Brimstone
2016
Martin Koolhoven
Feature
Ellen
2016
Mahalia Belo
Television
Adult Life Skills
2016
Rachel Tunnard
Feature
Our Broken Heart
2015
Niclas Larsson
Short
Glue
2014
Daniel Nettheim, Cathy Brady
Television
Hyena
2014
Gerard Johnson
Feature
Casting Associate/Assistant
Gunpowder
2017
J Blakeson
Television
War Machine
2017
David Michod
Feature
Anthropoid
2017
Sean Ellis
Feature
The Childhood of a Leader
2015
Brady Corbet
Feature
Nymphomaniac I and II
2013
Lars Von Trier
Feature
Only God Forgives
2013
Nicolas Winding Refn
Feature
Kon Tiki
2012
Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg
Feature
Swimmer
2012
Lynne Ramsay
Short
Top Boy
2011
Yann Demange
Television
Wuthering Heights
2011
Andrea Arnold
Feature
Melancholia
2011
Lars Von Trier
Feature
Tyrannosaur
2011
Paddy Considine
Feature