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Actors for Tudor Period Drama Teaser

Actors for Tudor Period Drama Teaser

Bristol, UK. Apply from all UK.
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In the years before Henry VIII, a black Spanish immigrant in refuge joins English royal court and builds a risky friendship with Catherine of Aragon. The narrative pursues five girls, their triumphs, heartbreaks and struggle for autonomy in a male dominated society.
On Monday 10th of February we will be shooting a teaser for this film. This does not confirm your place in the feature production, but would still be an asset to your portfolio.

Original dates (subject to change due to COVID-19)

The costume fitting will be on Friday the 7th of February. Camera test will be Monday 10th February.
If you can't make the 10th please do still apply as we will shortly be casting as a feature length production.

Job payment

This job is unpaid - Time for print.

Expenses paid - Travel expenses will be covered. Food will also be provided on the day.


The owner of this listing has agreed to abide by the UK National Minimum Wage Act. Find out more

Red

Red is an islamic black girl from Spain and the protagonist of the film. As she builds a risky relationship with Catherine of Aragon we see witness her struggle to survive in the face of racism, gender inequality and a severe feeling of displacement. She has a talent for languages including Spanish and Arabic - a dialect coach will be available to assist this aspect of the role. She is proud, intelligent and fiercely loyal.

Female, aged 18 to 22

  • Height: 157 cm / 5ft 2in - 181 cm / 5ft 11in
  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent
  • Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles
  • Skin color: Black, Brown
  • Accents: Spanish
  • Eye color: Black , Brown , Hazel
  • Hair color: Black , Brown
  • Hair type: Wavy, Curly, Afro
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Lady of Court

One of the Ladies Catherine brought with her from Spain. This character becomes close friends with Catherine of Aragon and Red, our heroine. She is witty and charming, providing an alluring, magnetic energy to everyone at court.

Female, aged 18 to 22

  • Height: 163 cm / 5ft 4in - 181 cm / 5ft 11in
  • Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles
  • Ethnicity: Latinx / Hispanic, Mediterranean, White / Caucasian
  • Skin color: Olive, Tanned, White
  • Accents: Spanish
  • Eye color: Black , Brown , Green , Hazel
  • Hair color: Auburn , Black , Blonde , Brown
  • Hair length: Medium , Long
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Kitchen Servant

This character is playful and amusing. She is a close friend of our heroine, Red, who she relates too in their mutual inferiority of class. Lizzie is cheeky and a little bumbling, not quite knowing her place at court. Above all she is reliable and offers advice to Red throughout their friendship.

Female, aged 18 to 23

  • Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles
  • Ethnicity: White / Caucasian
  • Languages: English
  • Accents: UK Cockney, UK English
  • Hair color: Auburn , Black , Blonde , Brown
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Tudor Man

Male, aged 18 to 22

  • Height: 166 cm / 5ft 5in - Any
  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent , Middle Eastern
  • Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles
  • Skin color: Black, Brown
  • Languages: English
  • Accents: Middle Eastern, Spanish, UK English
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Listing created: 5 February 2020
Applications close: 30 April 2020
Casting #1059120
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