Want to be on Shortland street? - NZ

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Shortland street is New Zealands best loved serial drama

Want to be on Shortland street? - NZ

Casting complete. Applications are now closed.

Background Talent has worked closely with New Zealand's iconic serial drama for many years, and they are currently seeking new faces to submit to the producers of the show. Nurses, Doctors, Orderlys, Patients.... they need them all!

Background Talent is the leader in Extras Casting in New Zealand, supplying talent nationwide from Auckland to Queenstown, with over 50 years collective experience behind them.

This is a unique opportunity to get your foot in the door and make a great impression on set. Working closely with the Shortland Street team, Background Talent know exactly what is required to fit the bill, and want to pass this knowledge on to you . No training or experience is required, Background Talent will teach you everything you need to know before you step out onto the silver screen.

* Do you have a flexible work schedule?
* Are you available at short notice?
* Do you live in Auckland
* Do you have a good attitude?
* Can you get out of bed early?
* Are you eligible for work in New Zealand?

If you answered yes to the above, then please apply now.

Please note, it is free to be with Background Talent, but if you wish to appear on their website and be included in their online booking system, there is an annual website fee of $150.00 inc GST.

If selected, Background Talent can guarantee to submit you to Shortland Street, but final casting decisions are made by the producers themselves. What Background Talent can guarantee, is a promise to refund your website fee if you do not work as an extra within the year.

All minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Payment details: Rates vary from $13.50 ph to $16.50ph

Fee details: see website for details


Doctors

Any gender, aged 25 to 65 from New Zealand

  • Minimum Height: 167 cm / 5ft 6in
  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience

Female Nurses

Females, aged 20 to 45 from New Zealand

  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience
  • Dress Size: 8 - 14

Male Nurses

Males, aged 20 to 50 from New Zealand

  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience

Orderly

Any gender, aged 16 to 30 from New Zealand

  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience

Patients - Visitors

Any gender, aged 18 to 99 from New Zealand

  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience

Previous audition:
Actress needed for a short film in Chorley, Lancashire

Next audition:
Two actresses required for a short theatre piece - Edinburgh

Listing created: 26 June 2012

Applications closed: 1 August 2012

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