Manuel Puro has over 20 years casting experience working across feature films, television, games, promos, commercials and shorts.

Projects include Moon and Mute directed by Duncan Jones, Shaun the Sheep: Farmageddon for Aardman Animations and Planet of the Apes: The Last Frontier, the first in-house video game from Andy Serkis’ The Imaginarium.

Manuel has hosted mentoring sessions with organizations such as the National Film and Television School, iFeatures and the Directors Guild of Great Britain, and has held casting workshops globally. In 2017, Manuel created The Acting Habit, an innovative online platform where actors from all over the world can share their work, receive and give feedback, experiment creatively and learn new technical skills.