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Indiana

What The Heck Is a 'Pencil'?

Posted by Indiana on Monday 21st February 2022
What The Heck Is a 'Pencil'?

  When you get started in the world of the Supporting Artiste (also known as an Extra!), there might be a few terms thrown into conversation...Read More

Paul

Do you know what to do if...?

Posted by Paul on Thursday 9th December 2021
Do you know what to do if...?

From getting Jobs Board notices to talking to our Casters about roles to confirming Production Terms & Conditions, find out how Uni-Versal...Read More

Rebecca

Update your UVE Profile with a Bang!

Posted by Rebecca on Tuesday 2nd November 2021
Update your UVE Profile with a Bang!

Is your Uni-versal Extras’ profile in need of a little revamp? Well, you’re in luck! In today’s blog post, we’re letting you know how...Read More

Rebecca

Helping our SA’s the Uni-versal Extras’ Way!

Posted by Rebecca on Friday 15th October 2021
Helping our SA’s the Uni-versal Extras’ Way!

Uni-versal Extras are one of the top Extras’ agencies in the UK and Ireland, which means that we know a thing or two about the world of SA...Read More

Rebecca

Our Favourite Book to Screen Adaptations!

Posted by Rebecca on Thursday 16th September 2021
Our Favourite Book to Screen Adaptations!

Uni-versal Extras are back with another film filled blog post! Today we’re focusing on some of our favourite book to screen adaptations. ...Read More

Rebecca

Let's Get Social!

Posted by Rebecca on Monday 6th September 2021
Let's Get Social!

Ever wanted the latest news from Uni-versal Extras on your social feeds? You’re in luck! UVE are on all of your favourite social media sites...Read More

Rebecca

The Agency Behind the Ads

Posted by Rebecca on Tuesday 31st August 2021
The Agency Behind the Ads

At Uni-versal Extras, we don’t just cast Supporting Artists for feature films and TV productions, we also provide Extras for advertisements...Read More

Rebecca

We want to know about your Unique Skills!

Posted by Rebecca on Thursday 19th August 2021
We want to know about your Unique Skills!

No two people are the same; we all have different hobbies and abilities, and the same goes for Extras! At UVE, we’re incredibly proud to have...Read More

Rebecca

Jobs Board FAQs!

Posted by Rebecca on Thursday 29th July 2021
Jobs Board FAQs!

If you’ve been registered with Uni-versal Extras for a while, you will know all about our Jobs Board. But just in case you haven’t had a...Read More

Rebecca

What to Expect on Set after Freedom Day

Posted by Rebecca on Monday 19th July 2021
What to Expect on Set after Freedom Day

After a strange 16 months, today is the day where the majority of COVID-19 restrictions are lifted in England and some are relaxed in Scotland,...Read More

Rebecca

Dress to Impress: Specific Clothing for your Profile Pictures

Posted by Rebecca on Tuesday 11th May 2021
Dress to Impress: Specific Clothing for your Profile Pictures

It’s no secret that here at UVE, we cast for many, many different supporting artiste roles. From gym-goers to royal ball attendees, from trawler...Read More

Amy

Pending Approval

Posted by Amy on Monday 27th January 2020
Pending Approval

As those of you who regularly apply on the Jobs Board may have noticed we will often ask or recommend uploading a specific photo type to help...Read More

Amy

Film Extras Open Castings in Birmingham

Posted by Amy on Friday 16th August 2019
Film Extras Open Castings in Birmingham

Uni-versal Extras are holding an open casting in Birmingham in partnership with a major new feature film from the Producers of Murder of the...Read More

Amy

All Eyes on Wales

Posted by Amy on Thursday 20th June 2019
All Eyes on Wales

Here at Uni-versal Extras we are looking to our Welsh Supporting Artists to help bring a number of new shows and films to life! We are currently...Read More

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