Children & Teens Aspiring To Be Child Actors

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Child Actors

Children rarely get an easy break into theatrical, TV or film productions. Many also work as child extras and models.

Almost every young performer needs a Child Performance Licence until the day they can legally leave school – even if they aren’t paid!

Getting Started

How To Become A Child Actor

How To Become A Teenage Actor

Child Extras For Film And TV Work In The UK

Modelling for Babies and Toddlers


Youth Theatre In The UK

National Youth Theatre Rejection? Try Again!

Finding An Agent

20 Reputable UK Agencies for Child Actors

Child Extras: Reputable UK Agencies

Baby Modelling Agencies UK

Keeping Children Safe

Child Performance Licence Regulation Issues

Become A Licensed Chaperone For Child Performers