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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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Updates to the FAA Pay Scheme for Film Extras

Posted by William on Monday 27th February 2017
Updates to the FAA Pay Scheme for Film Extras

We’ve got some fantastic news! BECTU have announced new rates for the Film Artistes Association (FAA) union pay scheme. This means that you’ll...Read More

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Top Tips for Working in the Film & TV Industries

Posted by William on Friday 24th February 2017
Top Tips for Working in the Film & TV Industries

We would like to take a moment to clarify some key rules about working as an extra that could prevent you from facing a range of consequences...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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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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New Checks Affecting All Extras & SAs

Posted by William on Monday 7th December 2015
New Checks Affecting All Extras & SAs

From 1st January 2016, any Supporting Artiste supplied to work alongside under 18s on a BBC, ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5 or Sky production must...Read More

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New Police Uniform Scheme for Film & TV Extras

Posted by William on Monday 7th December 2015
New Police Uniform Scheme for Film & TV Extras

Introducing the UK Film and TV Registration Scheme, a new system designed to protect people who own and use police uniforms for film and TV...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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