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Introducing the 4 Year Listing Guarantee

Posted by William on Wednesday 18th October 2017
Introducing the 4 Year Listing Guarantee

Introducing the new Listing Guarantee with Uni-versalEXTRAS! If you're a non-student who is yet to complete the registration process, there...Read More

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Help Me! Are You Stuck On Our Website?

Posted by William on Thursday 28th September 2017
Help Me! Are You Stuck On Our Website?

‘Whoops! You may have had some photos removed or rejected’ – does that sound familiar? Or perhaps you are being directed somewhere by...Read More

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Explained: Applying via the Job Board

Posted by William on Wednesday 30th August 2017
Explained: Applying via the Job Board

Fully activated members of Uni-versalEXTRAS can apply for roles via our Job Board, which is updated daily with fresh opportunities for extras...Read More

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Help with Body Measurements

Posted by William on Thursday 27th July 2017
Help with Body Measurements

It might sound simple but body measurements are one of the most common things that people get wrong when registering with us for film &...Read More

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Proving Your Right to Work in the UK and/or Ireland

Posted by William on Thursday 11th May 2017
Proving Your Right to Work in the UK and/or Ireland

This article provides lots of useful tips and advice about the documents required to prove your right to work in the UK and/or Ireland for film...Read More

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Our New Pay Slips Make Everything Clearer

Posted by William on Wednesday 26th April 2017
Our New Pay Slips Make Everything Clearer

Following feedback from members, many of you will have already noticed that over the last few months we successfully trialled and introduced...Read More

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Awarded Best UK Film & TV Extras Casting Agency

Posted by William on Friday 13th January 2017
Awarded Best UK Film & TV Extras Casting Agency

TMT News magazine has announced the winners of the 2016 Entertainment Awards. Uni-versalEXTRAS are proud to have been named amongst a select...Read More

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Photo Types & How We Use Them to Cast You

Posted by William on Monday 28th November 2016
Photo Types & How We Use Them to Cast You

Full members of Uni-versalEXTRAS can not only upload 10 photos to their profile, but also have the option to upload advanced photo types. These...Read More

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Discount For British Forces Personnel

Posted by William on Wednesday 28th September 2016
Discount For British Forces Personnel

We've just added a discount for our heroes in the British Forces, which means that those who qualify can get even better value when registering...Read More

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Photo Advice: The Perfect Background

Posted by William on Wednesday 31st August 2016
Photo Advice: The Perfect Background

Having trouble getting your Uni-versalEXTRAS profile photos accepted? This post will talk you through some of the basics and common issues relating...Read More

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Important Updates to My Documents

Posted by William on Monday 30th May 2016
Important Updates to My Documents

We have made some essential updates to the My Documents area of your profile to make managing your documents more simple. In this EXTRAS Blog...Read More

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Have Your Say: Your EXTRAS Profile

Posted by William on Tuesday 11th November 2014
Have Your Say: Your EXTRAS Profile

Have you ever wanted to add something to your EXTRAS profile - maybe a skill or wardrobe item you own - but not been able to find the option...Read More

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Explained: New 'My Documents' Features

Posted by William on Tuesday 2nd September 2014
Explained: New 'My Documents' Features

Have you visited the My Documents page on your EXTRAS profile yet? There are several reasons why you're going to need to, and this article explains...Read More

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No Filming! No Photography!

Posted by William on Tuesday 26th August 2014
No Filming! No Photography!

A reminder about photography and filming on set... Getting 'Snap Happy' On Set is Strictly Prohibited Unauthorised photography or filming...Read More

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Welcome to the EXTRAS Blog!

Posted by William on Wednesday 11th June 2014
Welcome to the EXTRAS Blog!

...the home of Film and TV industry news, gossip, EXTRAS tips, new releases, urgent castings and more! A Blogging Paradise We've been working...Read More

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Explained: New Dashboard & Diary

Posted by William on Wednesday 11th June 2014
Explained: New Dashboard & Diary

We've just released the new EXTRAS Dashboard and My Diary features to your profile - here is some guidance on what you can expect from these...Read More

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