Emma Ashton is a London based casting director and a board member of the Casting Directors Association, who has been casting commercials, films and photography since 1996. She has been involved in many award winning projects and herself has received awards for best casting from the Inaugural CDA awards in the Online commercial category in 2018, nominated in 2019 for best casting in the Feature Film category and in the International Commercial category in 2020. 

With her hands on experience working in Production before moving into casting Emma is fully versed with the fast pace of Advertising and casting Commercials. She continues to specialise in directing casting sessions with a keen eye on accurately interpreting scripts and casting briefs from across the board.

Ashton Hinkinson Casting has a new name! we are now KASTWORK with Emma leading the new team.

We will collaborate with you on your projects from the pitching stage right through to artist confirmation and with many years of nurtured relationships with the UK’s leading agents under our belts we are able to bring you the very best talent there is.

A selection of our favourite and current commercials, films and photographic projects are featured here on the Kastwork website.