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It’s totally free and takes about 10 minutes. Read our FAQ if you have any questions, then just fill in your details and upload your photo here. Once it's been approved by a member of our team, we will be able to consider you for castings.

You must be at least two years old.
You must live in either Northern Ireland or the Republic of Ireland to join.
We need this if you are 16 or over.

Now just get someone to take a good photo of you. You don’t need a professional photo — just follow these instructions and you’ll have a good chance at getting picked for a film or TV production.


  • Look neat and tidy
  • Wear plain, flattering clothes
  • Keep makeup natural
  • Wear your hair down
  • Stand (don’t sit)
  • Look directly at the camera

Make sure your photo is

  • Portrait
  • From the waist up
  • Against a neutral background
  • In colour
  • In focus
  • Recent


  • Wear a hat or sunglasses
  • Take a selfie
  • Send bridal or graduation photos
  • Send holiday photos
  • Send funny photos
  • Send photos of more than 1 person


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