Below is an overview of the various UK union and organisational rates for Supporting Artists.
We know that as a Supporting Artist, managing your diary can be one of the most challenging parts of the job especially when things move so quickly and change at the last minute. To make it as easy as possible to manage your bookings we’re trialling and releasing some tech updates over the coming weeks.
We understand that things change, questions come up, issues occur and you need to get in touch with the agents and agencies you work with.
In the ever evolving world of film, it is important for our casting platform to reflect the way artists, agents, and production companies are currently working. We have taken on board feedback from all of the different types of users working through POP and how some of their requirements have changed.
Let’s face it, our obsession with the big stars clouds our vision when it comes to noticing the hard working team of background artists. They are the ones who make it possible for the directors on a tight budget to pass off Minnesota as New York. They form the perfect backdrop, so that the viewers know how to interpret the scene. Wonder what it’s like to spend a day in their life? These confessions will give you a bird’s eye view of the film-making process.
We are all guilty of having our entire attention grabbed just by the lead characters of the movie. But the hardworking crew of background artists often aren’t credited enough. Take a look at these recurring stars and brace yourselves for a pang of déjà vu!
In Nov 2016 two of the POP community flew to Lebanon to shoot for featured work in a Snickers commercial and we wanted to share the results with you.
POP has revolutionised the way artists are paid by pioneering a fast, integrated and eco-friendly, Chitless payment process. POP Chitless technology has now celebrated its ONE YEAR anniversary and is being used on TV and film productions of all scales, across the country.
This week on The POPcorn Feed we spoke to Simon and Nicola, two artists from the POP community that fell for each other whilst on the set of Star Wars 7. An amazing love story, take a read below: