Fiona Weir worked in film production before moving into casting. She trained with the renowned Casting Director Mary Selway with whom she worked for many years.
Fiona has cast for some of the world’s leading film directors – Clint Eastwood (J. Edgar, Invictus), Roman Polanski (Ghost Writer, Carnage), Peter Weir (Master and Commander) and David Yates for whom Fiona cast five of the Harry Potter films in total and the two films in the new Fantastic Beasts series.
Other recent work includes Entebbe for Jose Padhila, My Cousin Rachel for Roger Michell, Brooklyn for John Crowley, Room for Lenny Abrahamson, Everest for Baltasar Kormakur, Suffrragette for Sarah Gavron, Pride Matthew Warchus.
Fiona is presently working with Rupert Goold on his new film Judy.
Fiona was nominated for an Emmy for The Girl In The Café, a BIFA for Brooklyn, and won the Artios Award for Room.
|2017 Jury Member|