Want to Work on a Show Like ‘Ted Lasso? Apply to These Film Jobs in London

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Ready for your next film job in London? Many big projects, such as “You” Season 4 and “Ted Lasso,” film in the London area and often need crew members. So, for those seeking work, staying informed of industry news with this go-to roundup is a good idea. We update this weekly list to include the top available production and film jobs in the UK. 

Please note that shoot dates are subject to local restrictions and may change. Refer to our Call Sheet for the latest updates, and keep checking our casting news section for the latest news on project development.

Set Designer: Horror/Thriller Short Film

A horror/thriller short film is seeking a set designer to assist in creating a set similarly themed to the Showtime mystery drama series “Dexter.” The dates are from Aug. 4–5. Pay is £80 with travel expenses covered. 

Want this gig? Apply here by Aug. 4.

Camera Operator: Music Video

A music video is searching for a camera operator to film for two days at the end of August. Dates are TBD. Pay is £1,000 for two days of work. 

Want this gig? Apply here by Aug. 16.

Costume/Prop Designer: Short Film

A short film is looking for a costume/prop designer. This position will design costumes under the direction of the director and source costumes for the cast from suppliers. The shoot runs in November with specific dates TBD. Pay is £100. 

Want this gig? Apply here by Aug. 25.

Gaffer: Short Film

A short film is seeking a gaffer to work on set from Aug. 5–7. Pay is £250–£400. 

Want this gig? Apply here by Aug. 4.

Camera Operator: Music Video

A camera operator is needed to create a viral house party music video. The music video is set to film on Aug. 5. Pay is £150. 

Want this gig? Apply here by Aug. 5.

Director of Photography: Short Film

A nine-minute short film that explores gender and service during World War II is seeking a DP. The film tentatively shoots in late December. Pay is TBD.

Want this gig? Apply here by Aug. 20.

Post-Production Crew: Student Film

An editor, colorist, and sound mixer are needed for an upcoming student film titled, “Judith.” The shooting location is in Holborn and Clapton, London UK. This is an unpaid gig. 

Want this gig? Apply here by Aug. 16.

Videographer: Music Video 

An upcoming music video needs a videographer with experience in editing. Shooting takes place in London. Dates are TBD. The estimated payment is £200 for 8 hours of work. 

Want this gig? Apply here by Aug.14

Screenplay Writer: Short Film

A short film needs a creative screenplay writer. Previous experience is required. The estimated payment is £150 for 1 day of work. The script is required by the end of July. 

Want this gig? Apply here by July 30

Sound Designer: Experimental Drama Short

A virtual reality 360 sound designer/editor is needed for a VR360 short film. This is an experimental drama short film. Dates are TBD. Pay is £150.

Want this gig? Apply here by Aug. 6.

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