Actor of the Week

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Jamie Neagle
Jamie Neagle
west sussex
  • The last job I got through Mandy Actors UK was...
    A nice 6 day job on a Feature Film close to home, with some fairly well known uk actors
  • The best thing about it was...
    I’ve made some great friends from that production
  • My career highlight is...
    Working with Ezra Miller at Warner bros studios
  • My top tip for surviving in the acting world is...
    Learn to deal with rejection, your time to shine will come and you’ll be hungrier for it.
  • My acting role model is...
    ólafur darri ólafsson,
    I first saw him in fantastic beasts and were of a same size.
  • Mandy Actors UK has helped my career by...
    Putting me in touch with many wonderful actors and crew and helping me gain the experience to really push myself and further my career

Latest Success Stories

Emmy Happisburgh
Emmy Happisburgh
Surrey
  • The last job I got through Mandy Actors UK was...
    A voiceover for a moving film to raise awareness for the "Macular Society" charity which helps people who are losing their sight.
  • The best thing about it was...
    I didn't have to audition because I have a voice clip on my Mandy.com page and they chose me without seeing me in person.
  • My career highlight is...
    My first Netflix job this August for a series called "Murder Maps". I had great direction from Daniel Kontur; a real actors' director.
  • My top tip for surviving in the acting world is...
    I was once told I have "the tenacity of a terrier who won't let go of a rubber ring in its mouth". I don't give up!
  • My acting role model is...
    I have the hugest respect for Nicola Walker. I can't see her technique at all - she is just so good at "being" rather than "acting"
  • Mandy Actors UK has helped my career by...
    I met lovely Jacob Sparrow at a Mandy.com workshop. He has called me in to read at the National Theatre since so I am on his radar now!
Díana Bermudez
Díana Bermudez
London
  • The last job I got through Mandy Actors UK was...
    The lead role in a short-film about a strange audition by an award winning production company.
  • The best thing about it was...
    Working with a dedicated talented crew and really working with the director to build the character.
  • My career highlight is...
    Filming opposite Natalie Portman in the upcoming "Death & Life of John F. Donovan", and being directed by the talented Xavier Dolan.
  • My top tip for surviving in the acting world is...
    Keep busy & be productive, whether that's writing your own work, filming in shorts or doing workshops - hone your craft!
  • My acting role model is...
    Cate Blanchett always blows me away with her nuanced performances.
  • Mandy Actors UK has helped my career by...
    Giving me a continual flow of paid acting work!
Amy Barnes
Amy Barnes
Middlesex
  • The last job I got through Mandy Actors UK was...
    A webseries called The Pyjama Diaries - like Him & Her or Catastrophe but for your 30s. We've shot 4 eps so far - it's hilarious (I hope).
  • The best thing about it was...
    The dream team cast and crew! & this 2-hander gave me such a good opportunity to sink my teeth into some proper comedy acting for once.
  • My career highlight is...
    Getting flown to South Africa with another comedian to appear in an advert. We rode horses in the mountains in the baking heat for days.
  • My top tip for surviving in the acting world is...
    Find other things that make you happy to ward off the depressed stupor if you don't get the job. Acting's amazing - but it isn't everything.
  • My acting role model is...
    I love Cate Blanchett. She has played so many amazing roles and can just nail character. & Judi Dench - she's from York, so she's my hero.
  • Mandy Actors UK has helped my career by...
    Opening up lots of opportunities, and bringing even more paid work to actors. I always pay back my subscription and more in the work I get.