Luis S. Canete, CSA
Casting Director/Owner, RoLu Casting Company
Luis S. Canete, CSA is a Spanish-American Casting Director. In 1998, he began working in casting in both Washington DC and New York City and is currently a proud member of the Casting Society of America (CSA.) He is now based in Europe and works with American & international producers.
He is currently casting a British/American action-thriller feature film called Shill along with an American feature called Remember Me, starring Bruce Dern & a Spanish language feature film titled Africa. In 2018, he did the Spain casting of a TV series for Amazon Prime called Magi, shot in English for Japan. Most recently, he was the Spain Casting Director for a Warner Bros. Belgian TV series called De Infiltrant, International Casting Director for an American feature called Little America, did the additional principal casting of; the film Duck Butter for Netflix, a mini series docudrama for the BBC titled Six Wives with Lucy Worsley, and a TV series for Disney called Evermoor.
He cast over 200+ principal roles between London and Spain for the English language RTVE (Televisión Española) mini series called Queens: Virgin & Martyr, now on Amazon Prime Video. Luis is proud to have worked with Journey Man Pictures and HBO as the Casting Associate for the Oscar nominated film Maria Full of Grace -and principal Casting Assistant on the Tom Cruise film Knight & Day in New York.
He holds a B.A. In Theater with a focus on acting & directing from George Mason University in Virginia, USA and studied Final Cut Pro editing at the Manhattan Edit Workshop. He has extensive training and experience in production and has worked on films such as Super Troopers, The Cold Light of Day & Blair Witch 2. He produced video content for the Moving Pictures Video Lounge at the TriBeCa Film Festival.
Daniela graduated with a BA in Drama from the University of Exeter in 2016, and followed her education learning Mandarin in Hangzhou, China.
She has worked in casting as well as film distribution and sales, and moved to Madrid in 2017 to work full time in casting with a focus on advertisements. Daniela is Uruguayan and British and was brought up in France. Her multilingual upbringing is a perfect fit for our international clientele.
Samuel is originally from born in Menorca but lives in Madrid and also works in production as a filmmaker and editor. At ROLU, he runs camera in our casting sessions and is glad to be a part of an exciting office.
Samu graduated from the UPV Valencia with a degree in Media and Communications and has a Master's degree in video and postproduction editing from the prestigious school of TAI in Madrid.
He has many years of experience working as a cameraman, photographer and editor for clients such as Coctel TV, IB3 Television, Trans-vision, Iberia, and Air Europa.