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Posted 27th Feb 2024
London | Music Video
Paying up to: GBP 300 daily
Description:
Casting "Lifetime," a music video. Logline: The idea for the film is to tell the stories of three people, starting with them experiencing suicidal thoughts, before a powerful transition to their lives afterward, using the lifebuoy as a vehicle for the things in their lives that helped them to stay.
Dates & Locations:
Shoots Mar. 6 in London.
Posted 27th Feb 2024
Short Film
Paying up to: GBP 100 - 105 daily
Description:
Casting "The Projectionist," a 2-minute short film. The film is about a bitter projectionist who sees something that changes his way of thinking.
Dates & Locations:
Shoots Mar. 17 in Shelton Street, Covent Garden, UK.
Posted 27th Feb 2024
Greater Manchester | Short Film
Paying up to: GBP 85 daily
Description:
Casting a proof of concept styled as a trailer, as part of an online social media campaign, including influencers, to raise attention and gain funding for an indie feature film.

A feel-good comedy about two Grans supporting each other through the cost of living crisis. 75% of the cast will be females aged over 50 and our aim is to create paid work for local performers.

Crew is partial with Film Production Students.
Dates & Locations:
15-18 March (One day). Bromley Cross BL7.
Posted 27th Feb 2024
London | Short Film
Paying up to: GBP 45 - 55 daily
Description:
Casting a short film about a young couple, Adrian and Lily, who return home after a date. During the journey, the boy confesses to his girlfriend that he’s troubled: it is his arch-enemy, his university colleague, Murphy. He thinks that the guy is obsessed with him and that he could be dangerous, but he still considers him an idiot. He just bothers him to death. The girl reassures her boyfriend, saying that it's all in his head and that his young...
Dates & Locations:
Dates TBC. London.
Posted 27th Feb 2024
East Sussex | Play
Paying up to: GBP 100 flat rate
Description:
Casting "Man Up Your Arse," a play about football, featuring a manager and a star.
Dates & Locations:
Runs March 29 at Bees Mouth, Brighton, UK.
Stock Library
Paying up to: GBP 300 flat rate
Description:
Casting people aged 40 to 80 years old for a stylish studio portrait shoot. This is a stock library shoot for Getty Images. Fully inclusive, all ethnicities, body types, LGBTQ+, and individuals with visible and non-visible disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Dates & Locations:
Shoots for 1 day between 18-28 March (regular daytime working hours) at a professional studio in London.
Posted 27th Feb 2024
Cornwall | Short Film
Description:
Casting "Break Upon the Shore," a short film. Logline: Depicts the guilt, grief, and denial a father experiences after he loses his four-year-old daughter to the sea. He spends his days thinking about the day she died and grapples with the relationships around him.
Dates & Locations:
Shoots 18-21 March in Cornwall, England.
Posted 27th Feb 2024
Cambridge | General Modeling
Paying up to: GBP 35 - 40 hourly
Description:
Seeking a Cambridgeshire based clothes size medium male fittings model (5ft 11-6ft 1). The fits will be carried out at a client’s head office in St Ives. No experienced needed.
Dates & Locations:
Works ongoing in Cambridge.
Posted 26th Feb 2024
London | Music Video
Paying up to: GBP 75 daily
Description:
Casting "On Top," a music video.
Dates & Locations:
Shoots Feb. 27 (9 a.m. - 3 p.m.) in Cineview Studios, Greenwich, UK.
Posted 26th Feb 2024
Live Performing Arts
Paying up to: EUR 10000 flat rate
Description:
Seeking contestants for "Queen of the Palace," a DRAG queen contest.

Production states: "Calling all queens! Fancy a chance of winning the title of Queen of the Palace and sashaying away with a cash prize of €10,000? We are scouring the globe looking for the fiercest, funniest and hair-flippingly fabulous queens to compete for the crown at our Benidorm Three-Day Grand Finale Extravaganza. Each of our Twenty Finalists will need to compete and win...
Dates & Locations:
Runs Apr. 11 at The Clapham Grand, host Danny Beard; Apr. 24 in Cardiff, The Main Stage, host Etta Buffet; May 3 in Blackpool, Viva, host Kitty Scott Claus; June 7 in Glasgow, Slay, host Kate Butch; June 14 Belfast, The Empire, Michael Marouli; TBC at The Riviera; Oct. 5 at Casino Barrière, Nice.