Casting for photographs for a GOVERNMENT OBESITY HEALTH advertising campaign
Casting : By photographs only
Fee: Unrecognisable Model Fee : £400.00 + 20% per day
Usage: All Print & Digital excluding OOH & TV, UK , 5 Years
The four subjects are all a bit overweight. Everyone will be unrecognisable.
The photographs will all be from the point-of-view of the subject, (so in
the main, all we see are arms, hands and legs), but the character of each
person should still come through in the brief glimpses of them.
Seeking (in the words of the client)
“REAL PEOPLE: who are all likeable and
relatable, honest, working class people that we warm to”
– Caucasian Male playing age 40-50. He is not obese but has succumbed to the
dreaded middle-age spread. He has the hands of someone that has worked for
– Indian/Pakistani Asian Female playing age 40-50. Dress size 16-18. She is
a proud housewife and mother. She wears a mixture of traditional Asian
clothing with a strong British theme.
– Afro Caribbean Female playing age 40-50. Dress size 14-16. She wears
everyday clothes and works in an office.
– Indian/Pakistani Asian Male playing age 40-50. He is on the plump side but
not obese. He works in a manual job.
NB: General points and things to avoid: No tattoos. No extreme piercings. No
Please email ASAP with good clear photographs as I have to send the pictures
on to my clients, so the bigger the photos are, the more likely that you /
your actors will be selected!!!
As well as portraits, I’d like to have three-quarter or full-lengths shots
of each subject