About Us

A STAR IS BORN PRODUCTIONS is a new company composed of a small team of professionals in the SOUTH EAST LONDON area.

  “Katie and the team at A Star is Born Productions were an absolute delight to work with from start to finish.”      -TESS GUSTARD

We pride ourselves on our quality, honesty and integrity within the industry.

“Thanks to Katie and the rest of the very professional team for my showreel scene. Communication before the shoot was excellent and the script provided was great. The shoot itself was well organised and the team were easy to work with. I was delighted with the quality of the footage. Highly recommend!”

– JENNIFER PRESTON

The FOUNDER and MANAGING DIRECTOR Katie Stapley has over a decade of experience in the film, acting and musical theatre industries as a singer, actress and Production manager. She has many years of experience working for many professional film companies. More recently she has become a casting directer herself, placing numerous previous showreel clients into paid acting work for many film projects, short films, features, adverts and music videos. Together with her team we collectively have over half a century worth of experience with some members of our team having worked with big names such as NIKE, THE TIMES, CHANNEL 4, THE BBC, CHANEL, SELFRIDGES and OFCOM to name a few…

“I recently shot a scene with A Star is Born Productions and it was one of the quickest and most efficient shoots I’ve ever done. The takes were professionally set up and quickly executed and the artistic production crew were easy to work with. Would definitely recommend A Star is Born Productions.”

-SOPHIA PRIOLO

Together as a team of talented cinematographers, sound technicians, directors, editors, writers and production managers we help creatives express their visions from inside their minds onto the screen. We believe in making it happen! After all…How can you climb the ladder of success with your hands in your pockets?!

“It was a great adventure using the services of A Star Is Born Productions for the two scenes that I chose to shoot with them. The friendly team spearheaded by the Professional and ever accommodating Katie were a delight to work with. I came to the process with a clear Idea in mind of what I wanted and they had plenty of variety in the script choices they had …They were efficient, professional with great customer service and very accessible, I found I could ask questions and a response would be never far away.  I would Highly recommend this service to anyone.”     -GRACE VICCARY