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Casting Call for a young person 9-12 years old

casting call

Des Hamilton Casting www.deshamilton.com are currently casting a lead role in an animated series for Netflix, developed by Academy Award-winning writer, director, and actor Taika Waititi (Jojo Rabbit, Thor: Ragnarok, Hunt for the Wilderpeople), and would like to flag this opportunity for young people with you. Please see the full character description below.

THIS CHARACTER IS PORTRAYED AS:
MALE, 9-12 YEARS OLD, BRITISH NIGERIAN.
IMAGINATIVE, CREATIVE, FRIENDLY, EXPRESSIVE.

NO PREVIOUS ACTING EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED, AND PLEASE NOTE IT’S FREE TO APPLY.
Anyone who fits the above description and is interested in applying for the role should have their parent/ guardian email office@deshamilton.com ASAP giving consent for their child to be considered, along with the child’s full name, age, where they are based, and a short video. 

In the video they should introduce themselves and tell us about their interests. This should be very casual and can just be taken on a phone. Please keep the video short, ideally under a minute long.

Please also include parent/ guardian’s contact details and the email subject should be “Child’s name – ANIMATED ROLE”.
We would really appreciate it if you could circulate this unique and exciting opportunity to as many other people as possible. I have attached our flyer which can be easily shared via email or social media.

Contact Monica Siyanga at monica@deshamilton.com for more information.