Rose Waite is an award-winning creative research casting director and renowned story finder. Her work focuses on finding real people, with real stories. She has collaborated on a vast array of projects in work that can be both hard-hitting and entertaining, commercially minded and artistically creative.
Most notably Rose’s work on 4Creative and Blink’s Rio Paralympics, “We’re The Superhumans” campaign led to her winning awards at the Cannes Lions, The British Arrows and D&AD, where the project was praised for affecting real social change. In 2019 she was on the production jury for the British Arrows Craft Awards.
Rose continues to regularly find memorable people, stories and visuals for directors, production companies and agencies worldwide.
Production – Somesuch, Smuggler, Academy Films, Knucklehead, Park Pictures, Independent, Rogue Films, Blink, RSA Films, Biscuit Filmworks, Giant Owl, B Reel Films, Tantrum, Moxie Pictures, Three Wise Monkeys, Just So, The Director Studio, ITN Productions, Nice Biscuits, Dial M, Betsy Works, Big Balls Productions, Big Fish (DE), Soup Film (DE), Bacon (DNK), Agosto (Es)
Agency – 4Creative / Channel 4, Mother, AMV BBDO, adam&eveDDB, BMB, Havas, VCCP, CHI & Partners, Warner Music, The Brooklyn Brothers, Droga5
Guinness, Nike, NHS, Essity, Liz Earle, John Lewis, Barclaycard, Estrella Damm, National Lottery, Paralympics, Stella Artois, First Direct, Glaceau Smartwater, AXA, Boots, Aktion Mensch, IKEA, Nokia, San Miguel, Co-Op, Facebook, Vodafone, Western Union, Hi-Fi Klubben, The Times / The Sunday Times ‘Unquiet Series’, Pandora, IBM, Intel, Pampers, Ahmad Tea, Sun Bets, BT, YouTube, Esso, Hyundai, Copa 90, Nissan, Nationwide, LinkedIn
Channel 4 Idents & promos: Rebrand (Dougal Wilson) , Voices of 4: diversity, 100 years of women’s suffrage, Complaints Welcome, Black History Month, Great British Bake Off
Gold Cannes Lion for Casting for “We’re the Superhumans” 2017
The British Arrows Craft Awards, Casting Gold Arrow for “We’re the Superhumans”, Paralympics Rio 2016
D&AD Graphite Pencil Award for Casting for “We’re the Superhumans” 2017
Creative Circle Gold Award for Casting, “We’re the Superhumans” 2017
Nominated for casting “100 years”, 4creative – The British Arrows 2019
Creative Circle Award Gold for casting for a campaign, “100 years”, 4Creative, 2019
New York Festival Silver Award for casting “Aktion Mensch”, Matheis Casting 2019