Cassandra Han | Casting Director

Short description

Cassandra just finished the Rome cast for the Gaumont/Netflix series THE BARBARIANS, Twentieth Century Fox's UNTITLED FORD VS. FERRARI, by James Mangold and starring Matt Damon, Christian Bale and Remo Girone. She also cast Italian roles for Barefoot's HEAD FULL OF HONEY, by Til Schweiger and with Nick Nolte, Matt Dillon and Emily Mortimer.

Her recent Casting By projects include Dror Zahavi's CRESCENDO (Peter Simonischek) out of the Middle East and Germany and Giovanni Aloi's TENSIONE SUPERFICIALE right here in South Tyrol. She is currently doing development casting for an Italian series, and is in pre-production for an ongoing series on a streaming platform.

Cassandra worked as a casting director in NYC from 1991 to 2004; she has lived in South Tyrol since 2008.


Casting Agencies
  • 2019, UNTITLED FORD VS. FERRARI , James Mangold, Feature film, Twentieth Century Fox, Casting Agencies
  • 2019, THE BARBARIANS, Barbara Eden, Philipp Leinemann, Television series, Gaumont, Netflix, Casting Agencies
  • 2019, CRESCENDO, Dror Zahavi, Feature film, CCC Filmkunst, Casting Agencies
  • 2019, HEAD FULL OF HONEY, Til Schweiger, Feature film, Barefoot, Warner Bros. Germany, Casting Agencies
  • 2019, ONE DAY IN MAY, Ernst Gossner, Feature film, Sigma , Casting Agencies
  • 2019, THE CRACK, Samantha Fuller, Feature film, Vistamar, SK-Film, Casting Agencies
  • 2017, A HIDDEN LIFE (CANNES 2019), Terrence Malick, Feature film, Studio Babelsberg, Casting Agencies
  • 2016, IN WAR FOR LOVE, Pif, Feature film, Wildside, RAI Cinema, Casting Agencies
  • 2016, MOUNTAIN MIRACLE – AN UNEXPECTED FRIENDSHIP (Berlinale Special Mention), Tobias Wiemann, Feature film, Helios, Lieblingsfilm, Casting Agencies
  • 2016, THE CORRESPONDENCE (Jeremy Irons, Olga Kurylenko), Giuseppe Tornatore, Feature film, Paco Cinematografica, Casting Agencies
  • 2016, ICEMAN (Jürgen Vogel), Felix Randau, Feature film, Port Au Prince, Echo Film, Casting Agencies
  • 2015, KÖNIG LAURIN (Goldenen Spatz 2016), Matthias Lang, Feature film, Sparkling Pictures, Casting Agencies
  • 2015, MAIKÄFER FLIEG! (2 Austrian Film Awards 2016), Mirjam Unger, Feature film, KGP Kranzelbinder Gabriele Production, Casting Agencies
  • 2015, DER BOZEN KRIMI, Thorsten Näter, Television series, Das Erst, Casting Agencies
  • 1997, GRIND (Billy Crudup and Adrienne Shelley), Chris Kentis, Feature film, Kodiak Productions, Casting Agencies
  • 1994, BLESSING (Sundance Grand Jury Prize Nomination), Paul Zehrer, Feature film, Starr Valley Films, Casting Agencies
  • 1993, ME & VERONICA (Elizabeth McGovern, Michael O'Keefe), Don Scardino, Feature film, True One Pictures, Casting Agencies


  • 1995 – 1998, Trinity Repertory Company, Masters of Fine Arts, Acting
  • 1986 – 1990, University of Pennsylvania, Bachelor of Arts