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Actors wanted for comedy sketches - UK

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Actors wanted for comedy sketches - UK

Casting complete. Applications are now closed.

We are looking for actors from different backgrounds and ages for an online comedy sketch show.

The producers of the programme have worked with the comedic talent at the BBC and writers of the project are graduates of the Royal Court Theatre.

We want actors who have a good comedic timing. Actors who can do accents would be an added plus. When applying roles please state what character you would like to audition for.

Payment: 6.10

Applications to this casting call require:
  • A phone number
  • A profile photo

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The Boss

African man in his early to late 40s. He is quite chubby and is very firm when necessary. He is a very big guy, speaks with an African accent. He is a strong and domineering Boss.

Males, aged 30 to 50 from United Kingdom

  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent
  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience
  • Languages spoken: English
  • Accents spoken: African

African Cockney Man

A large, lumbering black male with African look. Has a strong east London cockney accent. He is strong, muscular and can kill a Lion with his bare hands. Unfortunately he doesn’t have the brains to suit. He has a soft look to him, which reflects his vulnerability. The ladies love him but is always nervous around them.

Males, aged 22 to 30 from United Kingdom

  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent
  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience
  • Languages spoken: English
  • Accents spoken: UK Cockney

Mr Cool

Coolest guy in the office loves to chat to everyone. Brings in the sales, which makes him one best Salesman. He definitely has the gift of the gab, which makes him a real ladies man.

Males, aged 22 to 30 from United Kingdom

  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent
  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience
  • Languages spoken: English
  • Accents spoken: UK English

Young Girl

Young black female who is very caring and affectionate towards her friends. She has also been described as being a "pushy" but frequently shows she can be independent and stubborn, especially where men is concerned. She loves to hate people.

Females, aged 18 to 30 from United Kingdom

  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent
  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience
  • Languages spoken: English
  • Accents spoken: UK English

Mr Cool 2

Coolest guy in the office loves to chat to everyone. Brings in the sales, which makes him one best Salesman. He definitely has the gift of the gab, which makes him a real ladies man.

Males, aged 20 to 35 from United Kingdom

  • Ethnicity: Asian
  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience
  • Languages spoken: English
  • Accents spoken: UK English

Previous audition:
Women of any age required for a body confidence magazine feature - London

Next audition:
Five actors required for cast of new absurdist comedy - NSW

Listing created: 16 May 2012

Applications closed: 12 November 2012

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Casting #348684