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Hugo, based on the Brian Selznick novel called The Invention of Hugo Cabaret, is about an orphan who lives in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris.

How was Uni-versalEXTRAS Involved?

Uni-versalEXTRAS was an extras agency on the Hugo feature film, supplying a diverse range of supporting artistes.

Production Details

Director: Martin Scorsese
Cast: Ben Kingsley, Asa Butterfield, Chloe Grace Moretz
Production Company: Paramount Pictures, GK Films
Year of Release: 2011
Filming location(s): Multiple UK Locations


  • I enjoyed every minute at Shepperton and Longcross Film Studios, working long hours with fellow extras and meeting new friends. 

    -David  |  Hugo

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