Casting Notice

GB: male actor, 18-24, English spkr, to play a young JRR Tolkien in London [E]

This is a Casting Call for:

  • male actor for the role of a young JRR Tolkien
  • playing age: 18-24
  • ethnicity: White
  • British
  • based in/around London, GB
  • speaking fluent ENGLISH
  • must be tall and slim with hair long enough to part (ref. photo)

Production Details:

  • type: shoot
  • payment: £125 a day plus travel expenses

For reconstruction scenes (no dialogue) for a documentary called “A Hobbit, A Wardrobe & A Great War”. 

Wardrobe will be provided.

Shooting in Oxford on Sunday 5th November.

Shooting in Hastings on Sunday 5th November & in Oxford on Thursday 8th November.

Ideally someone London based as can access both locations easily from there.  

Please send your application in ENGLISH only and include a link to your showreel.

Casting Location:London, GB
Closing Date:Sat 20th October, 2018
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