Jess Hallett is an independent casting director. Hallett was responsible for the casting for all Alexander McQueen ready to wear collections since 2002 and most recently Sarah Burton's McQ debut; Hallett has also cast the models for the McQueen campaigns. 

Named by The Independent as one of the fashion industry's top 50 movers & shakers, Hallett quickly cemented her reputation as one of the best casting directors working today. Hallett began her career at Storm Models, rising to the position of Head Booker, where she was solely responsible for managing the careers of some of the industry's most famous faces. She co-founded Darling Productions, running it for 9 years before finally branching out as an independent casting director.

Hallett has worked with an extensive array of brands and photographers. Special projects include To Lee with Love, by Nick Knight and Katie Grand's LOVE Louis Vuitton film shot by Ruth Hogben.


  1. 23 Mar 2015
    Jess Hallett creates an interview.

    Interview: Jess Hallett

  2. 13 Mar 2015
    Jess Hallett features in a project.

    Unseen McQueen

  3. 3 Sep 2014
    Jess Hallett features in a project.


  4. 15:00 - 16:00 on 17 Jul 2014
    Jess Hallett presents a live stream.

    Couture Round-up: Live panel discussion