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Derek Barnes has been a Casting Director since 1977 and was one of the founding members of The Casting Directors Guild of Great Britain.

Derek’s list of credits includes some of the most popular shows on British TV spanning 4 decades.  Television credits include more than 250 episodes of Casualty, Father Brown, Doctors, The Bill, Holby City, Dinosapien,  Brief Encounters, The Worst Witch, Urban Gothic, The Ant & Dec Show, Animal Ark, Crossroads and The Famous Five to name just a few.

Film includes Is This This On? Gentry, Tangier Cop and Hello Do You Hear Us?

For a full list of screen casting credits please click this link 

The list of stage credits is endless and includes many classical and contemporary plays.

Even today, Derek is still widely recognised as one of the most passionate supporters of theatre in the UK and he rarely takes a night off. 

If you would like Derek to attend the theatre please use the contact form here.

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