Principal photography is set to begin on a major feature film in London, and casting has begun for extras.
Note: Due to confidentiality agreements signed by casting companies, the title of this film is not being published.
Production will begin this month on a major feature film in London, and a casting call seeking extras of all ages and types, 16 years and older, to work as fully paid extras and possible featured background actors has been sent out. There are also some specific casting needs such as interesting and unusual character faces, sailor and Navy types. Cast members will be required to have all necessary work permits.
Major Feature Film Extras Casting Call Information
Note: All talent MUST be legally eligible to work in the UK (see below).
A major feature film is now casting extras to appear in the film as fully paid background performers. Some roles will be possible featured background actors. All types and ages are needed, 16 years and older. The following are the breakdowns of some specific needs:
[ALL AGES AND TYPES] Males and Females, 16 years of age and older. Any ethnicity. All types, sizes and shapes.
[YOUNG ADULTS] Males and Females 16- 22. Girls and Boys of all ethnic backgrounds.
[CHARACTER TYPES/INTERESTING FACES] Males and Females, any age over 16. Interesting looks. Character faces, memorable eye-cathing looks, unusual type looks. This could be people with strong physical features, facial scars, big beards, long hair, bad teeth, large facial features, dreadlocks, or interesting ethnic appearance such as darker skin and light eyes.
Shooting on these roles will take place on various days between May, 2014 and September, 2014 in the London, Hertfordshire & Bedfordshire areas of the UK.
To be considered, please fill out the following registration form completely:
In the dropdown box please select ONLY one of the following:
• GENERAL EXTRAS: “Extras needed in the Cardington, Bedfordshire area for major new feature film”
• YOUNG ADULTS: “Young Adults Age 16 to 22″
• CHARACTER TYPES: “Characterful, memorable, eye catching & unusual looking men & women”
• SAILORS/FISHERMEN/NAVY TYPES: “Salty Sea Dogs Wanted”
If you are selected to be cast, you will be contacted by email and text. You will ONLY be contacted IF you are selected.
All talent must be legally eligible to work in London and in the United Kingdom.
The 2014 London Actors Resource Guide eBook includes the following information and documents for adults, minors, and foreign talent who would like to work as an actor or extra on film and television productions in London and the United Kingdom:
• London Child Actor Information
• London Child Actor Chaperone Information
• London Bylaws on the Employment of Children
• London Child Stage Performance Application Form
• London Child Work Permit Application
• United Kingdom Foreign Actors Visa Information
• United Kingdom Entertainer Visitor Application Form
• United Kingdom Employment Application Form
In addition to the following London Actors Resources:
• Audition Tips
• How To Make an Audition Video
• London Casting Directors List
• London Extras Casting Directors List
• London Talent Agents List
• General Talent Agent Information
• London Actors Headshot Photographers
• United Kingdom Acting Schools
• London Performers Unions and Organizations
• Miscellaneous London Actors Resources
• Sample Actors Resume
• Sample Beginning Actors Resume
• Sample Casting Director and Talent Agents Cover Letters
• Entertainment Industry Terminology
• PDF Users Guides
All 2014 Actors Resource Guide eBooks are available here.
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