Congratulations to everyone involved with ORBIT EVER AFTER…

This wonderful short film has been nominated for a BAFTA!

It’s a gorgeous, gravity-defying romance written and directed by the gorgeous, gravity-defying romantic Jamie Stone – definitely one to watch for the future. Here is the trailer:

Many thanks to all the brave cast who joined Jamie and the crew on the journey – shot during freezing conditions last winter. Check out the Facebook page for more information including a link to some fascinating behind the scenes footage.

Male reader in his 50s needed on Wednesday September 25th 2013

We are looking for a male reader in his 50s with an RP accent to help out at auditions on Wednesday September 25th. He will be needed in central London from around 1.30pm to 4pm.

If you are available and willing please email us or leave a message using the box below (messages remain private and are not published on this site, although they may appear on your own browser).

We usually get lots of submissions so apologies if we don’t reply personally .

Many thanks for looking!

Male reader in his 30s needed for London auditions tomorrow afternoon

Thanks for all your submissions – we have now found our man for this session.

We are looking for a male reader in his 30s to help out at auditions tomorrow – Friday July 19th. He will be needed in central London from around 1.30pm to 5pm.

If you are available and willing please email us or leave a message using the box below (messages remain private and are not published on this site, although they may appear on your own browser).

We usually get lots of submissions so apologies if we don’t reply personally .

Many thanks for looking!

Self-taping workshop

By popular demand we will be holding workshops that cover the entire self-taping process in an easy step-by-step practical course.

Each workshop will be friendly, informal and very hands on – we will be focussing on the technical aspects of making your self-tape look and sound as professional as possible and the best ways of getting it to a casting director in a format that will make them love you.

Child with camera

What you will learn on this workshop:

  • the different kinds of cameras you can use
  • how to film the audition: choosing the best lighting, angles, framing and sound
  • getting the images into your computer
  • choosing and trimming the best clips
  • adding titles and transitions between takes
  • encoding your audition in the correct format to ensure optimal playback
  • the best ways of sending your online audition to casting directors and agents

What you won’t learn on this workshop:

  • how to act!

The three hour workshops will be run by Manuel Puro and will take place in central London on May 11th and 12th 2013. Places are strictly limited.

To register your interest please send an email to workshops@purocasting.com with the following information:

a) will you be using a Mac or Windows based computer to edit your self-tapes?

b) will you be using a video camera or phone to record your audition (if so which one – iPhone, Android etc)?

Thanks for looking!

Male reader with a genuine American accent needed

We are looking for a genuine American reader in his 20s to help out at auditions for a tv show on Thursday January 24th and Friday January 25th in London. The auditions will take place from 10am to around 4pm.

If you are available and willing please email us or leave a message using the box below (messages remain private and are not published on this site).

Many thanks for looking!

 

Casting call for young genuine American actor age 8-12

We are looking for a UK based genuine American boy with a playing age of between 8 and 12 years old for a role in a feature film shooting in London.

It will be one shooting day around January 31s / February 1st 2013.

The entire film is improvised so we need a confident, chatty young boy with a flawless American accent.

Email submissions can be made to mo at purocasting.com – please send a photo and details of acting experience (if any). Auditions will be held in central London over the coming week and we will also invite certain candidates to self-tape.

Thanks for looking!