A warm welcome to all our readers.

Wondering where to start? Here’s a list of our key articles about Actors, Child Actors, Supporting Artistes and Extras, and Filmmaking.

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Child Actors

Young performers rarely get an easy break into theatrical, TV or film productions. In addition, almost every performer needs a Child Performance Licence until the day they can legally leave school.

You can find out more about life as a child actor or young performer in these articles:

How To Become A Child Actor

Youth Theatre In The UK

National Youth Theatre Rejection? Try Again!

Child Performance Licence Regulation Issues

Become A Licensed Chaperone For Child Performers

20 Reputable UK Agencies for Child Actors

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Talent Agencies In The UK

We’ve also compiled almost a thousand quick summaries about acting and talent agencies in the UK. There were so many, we needed to create dozens of pages!

So you will find our summaries of London agencies, including the UK’s top acting agencies, sorted alphabetically:

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Numerical

If you live further afield and are looking for acting agencies nearby, please head to these listings –

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Supporting Artistes and Extras

If you’re interested in working as an extra on a TV series or feature films, start with the following guides:

How To Become A Film And TV Extra in The UK

How Much Do Extras Earn From UK Films & TV?

Extras Agencies In The UK

We also have articles about Child Extras:

Child Extras For Film And TV Work In The UK

Child Extras: Reputable UK Agencies

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Filmmaking

Whether you are considering filmmaking jobs or just hoping to enjoy a creative hobby, building a network and avoiding expensive pitfalls help enormously. You may be interested to read:

10 Ways Filmmakers Endanger Kids On Set

Cast Your Friend In Your Microbudget Film

Facebook Groups UK: Filmmaking Near Me

Casting Websites For UK Actors

Film Makeup Artists Are Vital – & Not Just For Horror!

How To Become A Film Makeup Artist

Make A Short Film: 25 Essential Steps

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