Urban Echo Exclusive: Bradford International Film Associates are on the lookout for extras to appear in a new feature film starring Om Puri, Gina McKee and Samina Peerzada as well as other big name actors from across the globe.
Puri, who has been a part of the Indian film industry for over four decades, is best known to the western audience for his roles in Roland Joffe’s City of Joy, Udayan Prasad’s My Son the Fanatic and Damien O’Donnell’s East is East opposite actress Linda Bassett.
British actress Gina McKee is best known for In the Loop (2009), Notting Hill (1999) and Atonement (2007). In 2010, she appeared as Goneril in the Donmar Warehouse revival of King Lear, directed by Michael Grandage and starring Derek Jacobi. She received an Olivier Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for her performance.
Pakistani actress Samina Peerzada is widely regarded as one of the biggest stars in South Asia. After making her big screen debut in Jamil Dehlavi’s critically acclaimed Blood of Hussain in 1980, Peerzada has since created an acting career spanning almost four decades and appearing in some of the biggest hits of Pakistani cinema.
If you are interested in appearing in the film, extras are required for a wedding scene that is scheduled to be filmed on 27 – 28 October in Bradford. The scene will feature Om Puri, Samina Peerzada and other household names that can’t be announced yet.
To apply, please send your CV (if you have one) by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org