Eskimo Casting, founded in 1998, is the biggest casting and modeling agency in Iceland, and it holds a database hosting more than 17.000 individuals and therefore is the only one of its kind in Iceland.
Our database is not open to the public but please contact us for any requests you might have. We have serviced both local and foreign TV and film for over 25 years, amongst them the biggest Hollywood films that have been shot in Iceland.
Andrea Brabin began her modeling career at the age of seventeen and consequently moved to New York City. Her career lasted eleven years, working in NYC, Paris, London, and Milan.
After her modeling career, she established herself as an art photographer and had her first private show in Reykjavik in 1996, which received rave reviews by critics. That same year, she did her first local casting job in Iceland and shortly after that she formed her modeling and casting agency.
Today, Eskimo Casting is the biggest casting and modeling agency in Iceland, and it holds a database hosting more than 17.000 individuals and therefore is the only one of its kind in Iceland.
As a casting director, Andrea is one of the most experienced one in Iceland, having worked on many of the biggest Hollywood films that have been filmed in Iceland. Her career spans over twenty five years and her focus has been on casting films and television, both for the local market as well as the Hollywood production service jobs.
Tinna Adalbjornsdottir began her work in the fashion industry at the young age of sixteen. Later, she studied at the College of Industry and graduated with a degree in Exhibition Design in 2004.
After graduating, she worked as a stylist for both TV and Fashion shows, including working as a costume designer on film and TV sets.
Tinna started her freelance career working for Eskimo Iceland in 2005, overseeing the model department as well as starting her casting career. She was a producer for Eskimo for large productions for model agencies such as Ford and Next during 2005 to 2008. Furthermore, during this time, she did freelance work as a costume designer for several years.
By the year 2012, Tinna became a full-time employee at Eskimo, doing casting for both film and TV as well as for commercials. Two years later, Tinna began casting for big Hollywood films which she has continued ever since. She has also been overseeing extras on set and coordinating them.
In January 2022, Tinna became a partner in Eskimo and together with Andrea, the founder of Eskimo, they do casting for both TV and Feature Films.