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Rebecca

It's London Marathon Time!

Posted by Rebecca on Friday 1st October 2021
It's London Marathon Time!

This weekend, the London Marathon is being held after a year and a half delay due to the pandemic. One member of our team is taking on the gruelling...Read More

Rebecca

No Time to Die: 007 on Location

Posted by Rebecca on Thursday 30th September 2021
No Time to Die: 007 on Location

The latest James Bond film, No Time to Die is out in Cinemas today and we couldn’t be more excited! So, to celebrate its release, we thought...Read More

Rebecca

Our Father's Day Film Choice: The Father

Posted by Rebecca on Friday 18th June 2021
Our Father's Day Film Choice: The Father

It’s Father’s Day this Sunday and many of us are looking forward to spending time with our dads after a difficult year full of restrictions....Read More

Rebecca

Let’s Discuss Cruella!

Posted by Rebecca on Tuesday 8th June 2021
Let’s Discuss Cruella!

Cruella has finally been released and it’s already got everyone talking! Based on the rise of the infamous Villain, Cruella de Vil, the Disney...Read More

Rebecca

The BAFTA Television Awards 2021

Posted by Rebecca on Monday 7th June 2021
The BAFTA Television Awards 2021

Last night the 2021 BAFTA TV Awards took place and as always it was a chance to celebrate the wonderful TV programmes that we’ve had on our...Read More

Rebecca

Upcoming Changes to the Right to Work Process

Posted by Rebecca on Tuesday 1st June 2021
Upcoming Changes to the Right to Work Process

There are some key changes coming into force as of 1st July 2021 due to Brexit, meaning that the documents needed to prove your right to work...Read More

Rebecca

Questions I have after watching Star Wars for the First Time

Posted by Rebecca on Tuesday 4th May 2021
Questions I have after watching Star Wars for the First Time

It’s May 4th which can only mean one thing, it’s Star Wars day! Believe it or not, I had never seen a single Star Wars film before (I know...Read More

Amy

Film Extras Open Castings in London

Posted by Amy on Friday 1st March 2019
Film Extras Open Castings in London

Uni-versalEXTRAS are holding open castings in London for new members to register as film & TV extras this March. If you want to work as...Read More

Amy

Film Extras Open Castings in Kingston & Watford

Posted by Amy on Wednesday 3rd October 2018
Film Extras Open Castings in Kingston & Watford

Uni-versalEXTRAS are holding open castings in Kingston and Watford for new members to register as film & TV extras this October. If you...Read More

Catherine Scovell

A Film Extra's Tale of Friendship

Posted by Catherine Scovell on Friday 24th November 2017
A Film Extra's Tale of Friendship

A member of Uni-versalEXTRAS discusses how she and the other supporting artists cast as the Verdi Ladies in Florence Foster Jenkins, became...Read More

Catherine Taylor

War Machine: An Extra’s Perspective

Posted by Catherine Taylor on Thursday 8th June 2017
War Machine: An Extra’s Perspective

A fascinating firsthand account of working as an extra for Netflix's War Machine feature film starring Brad Pitt and Tilda Swinton. Catherine...Read More

William

Let's Talk: Casting The Danish Girl

Posted by William on Monday 11th January 2016
Let's Talk: Casting The Danish Girl

When we began casting The Danish Girl, we were privileged to once again be working on a film with one of our favourite Directors and a stellar...Read More

William

Feature Film in London, Kent & Suffolk

Posted by William on Monday 16th June 2014
Feature Film in London, Kent & Suffolk

Do you have any physical attributes that would help to bring this scene to life? For a major new Feature Film directed by Justin Chadwick...Read More

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