- Boy 8-10 - Speaking Role in RTE 'Taken Down'

Posted: 03/07/2018 , by Maeve

Deadline: 17/07/2018

Role Information

Roles: Participants

Location: Dublin

We have a really exciting opportunity for a SEMI -FEATURED ROLE in RTE's brand new crime drama TAKEN DOWN. Taken Down as been created by the same team behind Love/Hate! 

This role is a younger version of the lead actor. This role has a small speaking part so child must be able to take direction. Must be comfortable holding the lead actresses hand also.



Male: 8 - 10 years old

Height: 4ft 10ish

Skin Tone: Mixed Race/Black

Hair: MUST be comfortable dying hair blonde to match lead actors 



Fitting: Tues 10th July 

Shooting: Friday 13th & Tuesday 24th, plus maybe one more date in August

Location: Dublin Area


Description of Role

The role is of a young boy traveling to Dublin with his mother and younger brother. This is a new world to him, he is a little nervous. When they are taken to the DPC centre to see there new home he has one line of dialogue.

Line: "Mummy, Where be this place?"

 Please note protocol for children on set, any child OVER the age of 4, parents can not be on set with the child we have professional trained Garda Vetted Chaperones that coordinate all children on set.


To apply, simply click on the link below and fill out an application form!

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*If you are born outside the EU / EEA states, we require proof of your Right to Work in Ireland. 
Without this proof we CANNOT consider you for opportunities on set. 
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How to apply


Enquiries should be referred to: Maeve

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