> Hello fellow thespian!
> I hope you don’t mind me contacting you but I found your email address
> on the AmDram.co.uk website and thought this might be something you and
> your friends might be interested in. I work for a casting company based
> in London. We usually cast commercials and films, but we are quite often
> asked to cast “real people” (people without agents) for commercials and
> this is where you come in…
> We are looking for ‘2 Best Friends’ aged 16yrs – 80yrs for a KFC
> commercial. You can be based anywhere in the UK, be of any ethnicity or
> gender, you just have to be best friends and happy to eat KFC chicken
> if you are chosen to star in this advert!
> Successful candidates will be paid £300 each for the shoot (plus travel
> expenses covered if you reside out of London) to attend the filming on
> either the 26th or 27th October 2015 and then if you feature in the
> final cut of the advert you will be paid an additional £1800 each.
> How this works:
> If you are chosen for the first round of auditions and are based in
> London: You will be required to come meet us together on Saturday 10th
> October in West London for 15 minutes. This is for a fun, informal chat
> so we can get a sense of your personalities and friendship!
> If you are chosen for the first round of auditions and are based outside
> of London: You will be required to meet us together on Saturday 10th
> October Or between the 15th – 18th October via Skype for a fun, informal
> chat so we can get a sense of your personalities and friendship!
> If you are interested, you need to:
> Email firstname.lastname@example.org before Tuesday 6th October with the
> A current photo of you with your best friend
> Your ages
> Your UK location
> Both your contact details i.e.: phone numbers and email addresses
> Your natural accents
> LONDON RESIDENTS: Your availability to meet us together on Saturday 10th
> October 2015 in West London
> NON-LONDON RESIDENTS: Your availability to Skype with us together on
> the 10th or between Thursday 15th – Sunday 18th October 2015.
> Your Skype username
> Any restrictions you may have over our shoot dates 26th and 27th October
> Tell us why you think that you and your best mate would be good for this
> ie. what makes you stand out from the rest!
> We are looking for lots of pairs of best friends for this so please pass
> this on to your colleagues, your mum, your dad and so on.
> Please understand we sometimes get a huge response to briefs like this
> and while we do read all applications, we can not guarantee a response
> if you do not make it to through to the Meet/Skype round of casting. We
> do try to contact everyone but sometimes it’s just impossible!
> WE ARE SUPER EXCITED ABOUT SEEING YOUR APPLICATIONS!
> Warm wishes,
> Sally and the rest of us at Team ET x
> Sally Andrews
> Casting Assistant
> ET Casting Ltd
> 27 Ingersoll Road, London, W12 7BE
> Tel: +44 (0) 203 010 3030
> Mob: +44 (0) 7447 042 233
> Twitter: @etcasting