Night Lights Film

Cassie Friel

Derry born Cassie developed a passion for storytelling at a young age. Growing up in the film industry, Cassie was home schooled, this granting her access to the inner workings of filmmaking and fostering desire to bring characters to life on screen. Drawing influence from her studies in classical literature – Cassie writes in multiple formats, penciling short stories, novels as well as screenplays. Cassie’s writing has benefited from her role assisting Graphic Designer Annie Atkins as a researcher onprojects including THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL, ISLE OF DOGS and BRIDGE OF SPIES and also her craft workshops. Now based in Belfast, Cassie also works as a cast double and stand in on various film and television productions including GAME OF THRONES and THE FRANKENSTEIN CHRONICLES.