Glenstal’s Oscar Winner – Dan Hubbard (94)

Dan Hubbard ‘s Film The Phonecall won the Oscar for Best Short Film. Dan was Casting Director.

Dan comes from a renowned family of Film makers who have won numerous awards.

Dan was a member of the AV room team in Glenstal Abbey School and helped make a movie here titled, Action Man.

John and Ros Hubbard, Dan’s parents had their first big break in the film industry casting Alan’s Parker’s The Commitments.

Hubbard Casting has since won many high profile casting contracts including Evita, Angela’s Ashes, The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, Bourne Identity and Bourne Supremacy, Da Vinci code, United 93, Bloody Sunday, Waking Ned and The Hobbit.

Dan HubbardDan and his sister Amy have collaborated with their parents on several films.

Congratulations to Dan on his Oscar