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Originally from Singapore, Amanda worked in the film and television industry for four years before migrating to Australia. She has a Bachelor degree in Fine Arts, as well as a Master degree in Arts Management, both of which she graduated with high distinction.
She most recently cast the features A FEW LESS MEN (sequel to A FEW BEST MEN), and HARD TARGET 2 for NBC Universal. In television, she recently cast the second series of THE CODE (ABC), and was successful in casting two lead roles in an upcoming TNT series WILL (dir Shekhar Kapur & Craig Pearce), for which there were extensive international casting searches.
In the last decade, she has worked on numerous Australian feature films, including THE DRESSMAKER, RED DOG: TRUE BLUE, MENTAL, and KILL ME THREE TIMES, and worked closely alongside one of Australia’s finest casting directors, Christine King, for over seven years.
She regularly performs consultancy work on international projects filming outside Australia, such as television series GAME OF THRONES, and the feature films BIRTH OF THE DRAGON and THE BFG. She has worked on hundreds of hours of Australian and international television, including both seasons of MARCO POLO for Netflix, and THE CODE and HIDING for the ABC.
This year she is covering Australia and New Zealand casting for the NBC network during 2017 pilot season, and is also currently casting the television series PULSE (ABC).