Check out this interview with YATI student, Charlotte McBurney, who is voicing the character "Amicia" in A Plague Tale: Innocence. Watch to find out how she brings her character to life! Follow the link to an article on "The Guardian" positively reviewing A Plague's Tale: Innocence. "This kind of plodding design is wearied and overfamiliar, but made somehow
Series 3 has officially launched on CBBC with the first set of interactive episodes went live last thursday, with another new episode following over 11 weeks. The final set of interactive episodes will be coming out at the end of Feb.
We can now see YAT Managements Jemima Woolnough in Fantastic Beasts the Crimes of Grindelwald! Check out her skills on the big screen in cinemas now! A big thank you to Warner Bros Studios for giving us these exclusive shots!
Congrats to our hard-working Gene Gurie, who stars in a two-part Halloween Special (Ethan vs the Posers) are airing on CBBC on 31st October at 16:40+17:00, and then repeated again at 19:15+19:40. Dyana went to visit him on the film set in Northern Ireland : )
A massive congratulations goes out to Jemima Woolnough who stars as a Gryffindor girl in the new Fantastic Beasts 2, starring Johnny Depp and Eddie Redmayne. This comes out in November. Have a look at the preview trailer – those of you who know Jemima might just be able to spot her!
Comedy drama series ‘Secret life of Boys’ will launch a Christmas Special which you can see next Monday (11/12/17) at 3:30pm on CBBC. Our student Gene Gurie is part of the cast of this successful show, so don’t miss it! We’re sure it’s going to be so much fun! Congrats, Gene! 🙂
TV Drama series ‘Absentia’ has been picked up by Amazon! Congrats to our student Patrick McAuley! 🙂 “EXCLUSIVE: Amazon has acquired Sony Pictures Television Networks’ crime thriller drama Absentia toplined byformer Castle star Stana Katic in her return to television.” “Absentia also stars Patrick Heusinger as Emily’s husband and fellow FBI agent Nick as well as Cara Theobold, Neil Jackson, Angel Bonanni, Richard Brake, Ralph Ineson, Paul
Our student Adnan Mustafa is currently rehearsing for ‘Goats’ at the Royal Court Theatre. Congrats, Adnan! ” ‘Goats’ is a major new work by Syrian playwright and documentary filmmaker Liwaa Yazji developed as part of the Royal Court’s long term project with writers from Syria and Lebanon. Royal Court Associate Director Hamish Pirie (Violence & Son,
Clara Read is in feature film What happened to Monday!
Check out our own Clara Read who’s feature film What Happened to Monday (working title was Seven Sisters) can now be seen on Netflix – Clara magically clones herself to appear as seven versions of herself at the same time. Now that takes serious talent! Clara was on set in Bucharest with Noomi Rapace and Willem Dafoe.
Our own Vicki Szent-Kirallyi has been in Anatomy of a Suicide Royal Court Check out the full article – https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2017/jun/12/anatomy-of-a-suicide-review-royal-court-alice-birch-katie-mitchell Photo: Tristram Kenton/the Guardian #actorslife
Young Actors Theatre is currently offering its summer holiday courses! The majority of courses are now completely full. We have a few spaces left on the courses below – Monday 14th August – Friday 18th August 10.30am – 1:30pm THE ESSENTIAL ACTORS TOOLKIT FOR JUNIORS (6 – 11 years) The lovely Asha Cluer will look after you
Check out Twinkle Jaiswal’s latest job! Twinkle has been chosen for KidzBop UK, and they have just released their first music video. Twinkle played Lavender in Matilda last year and has also been offered a voice-over role for a new animated children’s series, along with Osian Thompson. Well done to both! * First song of the
Secret Life of Boys fans will be pleased to know that the new series is starting soon on CBBC. Here is a link featuring our very own Gene Gurie as Ethan! We’re so proud of you Gene! YAT Management http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/watch/secret-life-of-boys-2-sneak-peek
On Sunday, our own Gene Gurie who works on “Secret Life of Boys” was proud to attend the children’s BAFTA awards. They picked up the ‘Original in 2016 (interactive)’ award! Seen here with the Development Team and Writer Anthony Farrell, and co-stars Joel Guy, Neil Reynolds and Reece Buttery.
Last Saturday YAT student Clara Read performed at Proms in the Park (held in Hyde Park) with Tim Minchin – well done Clara! She is resuming her role as Matilda at the Cambridge Theatre in the West End.
Congratulations to Alex Parry who’s episode of Passport to Murder aired this Monday on TruTV. Alex said it was a privilege to be involved in the project, as the program was based on the true story of the Wilkes family.
Congratulations to Eve Benioff Salama who is joining the cast of 1984 at the Playhouse Theatre from Saturday 18th June. This is Eve’s second major stage production as she was Iphigenia in Oresteia last year.
One of our clients Hope Sizer has been lucky enough to interview the inspirational Dr Jane Goodall for Kidspiration. Please check out the full video below! When Jane Goodall was a young woman, she moved from England to Africa, to study the chimpanzees of Tanzania. She studied chimps by living with them and came to
We want to say a massive congratulations to Sarah, Ruby and Eileen, as the three of them have gained places at drama schools! These three girls are currently on our 2015 – 2016 Foundation course and we extremely proud to say, that after a lot of hard work they have gained a place at drama
Congratulations to Lukas Rolfe who has just started rehearsing for the role of Prince Edward V in the upcoming Almeida Theatre production of Richard III. Ralph Fiennes will play Richard III and Vanessa Redgrave is making her Almeida debut as Queen Margaret.
Congratulations to Teann McDonnell who is appearing as a teenage schoolgirl in Almeida Theatre’s production of Boy! Previews for the show start soon and Press Night is 12 April. Check out the show here:
Three of our adult YAT Management clients, Ben Tisdall, Jack McKee and John Kristen Vickers, took part in filming the short film Husky. The film is being produced by Westminster Film School and will be entered into a number of film festivals later this year. Here are a couple of photos taken whilst on the
Congratulations to Josh Warner-Campbell who was the guest lead role in yesterdays episode of Doctors. If you missed the episode then you can catch up via the BBC iplayer link below: http://http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b07418rw/doctors-series-17-206-sugar Featured Image: BBC
Alex Parry played one of the lead roles in the short film Grandma’s Big Schlep. It recently won the award for Best Drama at the Royal Television Society Student Awards in London, which means it has now been put forward to the National Awards later this year.
James Viller has been performing all across the north of Italy in a show about the dangers of the internet called ‘In The Web‘. They perform to teenagers in theatres and schools and lead a workshop afterwards. Here are some photos of him in rehearsal and in the theatre.
We’ve got very exciting news as we have not one but two girls in Matilda!! Clara Read is rehearsing for the role of Matilda and Twinkle Jaiswal is rehearsing for Lavender- the girls start performing in March and we CAN’T WAIT to see them on stage at the Cambridge Theatre. If any of you want
Fantastic news this weekend! Chi Thomas-Hockey has been awarded Best Actor in FIFF Winter for his performance in Doug! The film also received nominations for Best Director, Best Short, Best Screenplay, Score and thanks to Sallie Giles, Best Supporting Actress! Featured Image: imdb
Have a look at this fab mood trailer (for a potential feature film) starring our own Cressida Anness- Lorenz. Please can the grown-ups watch first due to slightly sensitive content (an injury and a shotgun)? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rGM5cXoWxG4&feature=youtu.be Featured Image: Youtube
Seraphina Beh been nominated for best supporting actress in the Tampa Bay Underground Film Festival in Florida for the film A world For Her. The film was directed by Carolina Petro and produced by Nicholas Jones. The film has also been shown in Italy, Iceland and America and has been received well! Featured Image: TBUFF
A couple links here for you to watch! Hannah Lee is working as a presenter at IntoFilm – here she is interviewing the cast of The Maze Runner – The Scorch Trials – with 300,000 hits! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AJGp9pZzGds Hope Sizer is also working as an interviewer for both IntoFilm and Kidspiration. Here she interviews the cast
Patrick McAuley is out in LA filming the Conjuring 2. Here he is outside the Warner Brothers Studio and with fellow actor Benjamin Haigh from Urban Angels Agency, as well as a couple of the crew members. Well done Patrick! Featured Image: Gunaxin
Congratulations to Lukas Rolfe who will be appearing in Medea at the Almeida Theatre! Evenings – 8pm Sat matinees – 3pm from Oct. 3rd Wed matinees – 3pm on 14, 21, 28 Oct & 4 Nov Testing the limits of revenge and liberty, Euripides’ seminal play cuts to the heart of gender politics and asks what it means to
Huge congratulations to Star Jones who was featured in the first episode of Cradle to the Grave which aired on BBC Two last Thursday evening. Cradle to the Grave is a sitcom about the ups and downs of the Baker family, set in the 1970s. Featured Image: BBC
Hank Zipzer will be back on our screens very soon for series 2, starring our very own Jude Foley as Nick McKelty! Last night he got to see a preview of series 2 and had his picture taken with ‘The Fonz’! Featured Image: BBC
One of our clients James Viller is currently performing at the Edinburgh Fringe in UKIP The Musical (from the 7th – 29th August, The Space Surgeons Hall, 15.10). The stage reviewed the show on Friday and gave it a glowing report, with a special mention of James’s portrayal of the politician Ed Miliband! https://www.thestage.co.uk/reviews/2015/ukip-musical/?utm_content=buffer6bc3a&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer Featured
Huge congratulations to Alex Parry and Gene Gurie who were involved in two of the films shown on Saturday afternoon. A number of the films shown on Saturday are being entered into numerous film festivals around the world! Featured Image: Facebook
We are very proud of Mimi Lowe who will be appearing in the television show A Song For Jenny on Sunday 5th July at 9pm on BBC1. Be warned it is a tear-jerker, so make sure you have some tissues at the ready!
Chase Willoughby performing at the closing ceremony of the Baku games!
Break a leg wishes to our client Chase Willoughby who will be performing as one of the dancers in the closing ceremony for the Baku games (European games) which has been taking place in Azerbaijan. Last year he was also crowned the winner of the popping section of the EuroBattle competition – which is
Congratulations to Verity Firth and Jemima Wright who have landed the role of the child in 1984 at the Playhouse theatre in the West End. The story, written in 1949, predicts a grim future in which protagonist Winston Smith and his fellow citizens of Airstrip One are forced to tow the party line or
Kareem Onyiukah and Khalil Vaughan in Have Your Circumstances Changed?
Kareem Onyiukah and Khalil Vaughan are two of the boys chosen to perform in Artangel’s site-specific production of Have Your Circumstances Changed at the Former FADS shop in Archway Mall. It’s a ‘Pay what you can afford’ system to see it and no booking required. Congratulations boys!Have Your Circumstances Changed? Former FADS shop Archway Mall,
Oresteia at the Almeida theatre opened to rave reviews on Friday night – Clara performed the role of Iphigenia on press night and here she is pictured with one of our agents Dyana after the show. The show is currently playing a the Almeida theatre in Islington until the 18th July. Here at YAT Management we
Evie Playfoot-Orme’s feature film The New Boy is being premiered at the East End Film Festival – Evie plays Dani in the mysterious tale about a boy who moves in next door to two inquisitive sisters. Featured Image: imdb
Congratulations to Lukas Rolfe who’s short film – Sunday Dinner with the Morgans has been doing extremley well on the festival circuit! The film has won an award for ‘Best Student Film’ in the US Northeast Film Festival, September 2014. It was awarded the ‘Best in Show’ award at the US Detroit ‘Moving Media Student
Clara Read and Eve Benioff Salama have just started rehearsals for Oresteia at the Almeida Theatre in Islington. Written by Aeschylus, this production is directed by Robert Icke. There are evening performances 7pm, Saturday matinees 1pm from 13 June, and Wednesday matinees 1pm on 24 June, 8 July. This is a stage debut for both Clara and Eve. Great job, girls! Can’t wait to
Gurdas Singh cast in The Vote at the Donmar Warehouse
Congratulations to Gurdas Singh on his role of “Voter Number 10” in The Vote at the Donmar Warehouse! The two weeks of performances of The Vote culminate in a live broadcast of the show on 7 May, from 8:25-10pm on More4. Gurdas joins a star-studded cast that includes Judi Dench and Mark Gatiss. Featured Image: Donmar
A group of YATI students have recently been cast in a film about Boy Soldiers. The piece, produced by Mark Maxwell and Three Legged Theatre Company, explores from a contemporary perspective, the experiences of underage boy soldiers in the First World War through the letters they wrote home. The piece which is funded by the
Make sure to check out Child 44, directed by Daniel Espinosa, out this Friday! The film stars Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman, Noomi Rapace, and our own Jade Rankine has a small role in it as well. Featured Image: Forbes
Here’s Perdie Hibbins at the 2015 Olivier Awards yesterday! Perdie, along with the three other actresses portraying Iris in The Nether, was nominated for Best Actress in a Supporting Role. The girls are shown here with fellow Nether nominee David Calder. Featured Image: here
Jude Foley will begin filming the third series of Hank Zipzer this summer. Jude plays nasty Nick McKelty in the popular CBBC series written by Henry Winkler. In addition to filming, Jude also has a feature film due out this summer! Ladygrey stars Peter Sarsgaard and the story is based in South Africa. Featured
It’s a beautiful sunny afternoon here in Islington…why not listen to “Party in the Sky” by one of our clients, Joshua Warner-Campbell (aka J-MOVEZ)! Joshua has a burgeoning singing career in addition to his successful acting career.
All of our clients have been hard at work! Have a look at some of their amazing accomplishments. Huge congratulations to Jason Brasier who won Best Actor Award at the Alcine43 film festival in Spain for his role in The Boy Who Never Went Ice-Skating. Here is one of our students, Dan Patten, presenting flowers
We’re so proud of the recent theatrical success of our clients! Have a look at what some of them are up to. Perdita Hibbins Iris in The Nether Congratulations to Perdita Hibbins on her great success in The Nether at the Duke of York’s Theatre! She and the two other actresses portraying Iris, Jaime Adler and
Need some music to get you through this Wednesday afternoon? Why not check out some recent music videos featuring YAT Management clients! Music video for Damien Ike – Kingdom Come, featuring YAT Management clients Chi Thomas Hockey and Amalia Nagler! Check out this fun music video ‘Loïc Nottet – Rhythm Inside’ which is Belgium’s entrance
Chase Willoughby in BRIT Awards 2015 and EuroBattle 2014
In 2014, Chase Willoughby was declared the winner of the popping battle in the 10th Edition of the EuroBattle, held 27-29 June in Portugal. Chase won against some of Europe’s toughest competition. Most recently, Chase danced with Taylor Swift at the 2015 BRIT Awards on 25 February. Well done, Chase! If you want to get
Marcus Knight-Adams has been nominated for Best Actor at the BOKEH Fashion Film Festival in South Africa for his role in Blackened Wings. Blackened Wings is directed by Josh Brandao. Featured Image: Youtube; youtube
Anthony Fagan portrays a supernumerary in the Almeida Theatre’s production of Our Town. Written by Thornton Wilder, Our Town is the moving story of lives in a small town in America. David Cromer directs, and the show runs through 29 November.
Aoife Doherty-Ayers in The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses
Our client Aoife Doherty-Ayers has finished filming on the second installment of the popular series The Hollow Crown. Aiofe portrays Young Joan of Arc among the star-studded cast that includes Benedict Cumberbatch, Michael Gambon, Sally Hawkins, and Judi Dench. Have a look at the trailer for the first installment below!
Charlie Clark portrayed ‘The Lamb’ in this short film directed by Jack Taylor Cox. Check out an interview with Cox here: http://creativeengland.co.uk/story/interview-sweetheart-director-jack-taylor-cox Featured Image: here
We had six of our very talented clients star in the Birds Eye #AfterSchoolChefs campaign! Have a look at Verity Firth, Lukas Rolfe, Khalil Vaughan, Kareem Onyiukah, Lara Carrick, and Hope Sizer in the videos below. Great job, all!
Congratulations to Sylvie Gillard and Vicki Szent-Kirallyi on a successful run of 1984! Sylvie shared her role at the Almeida Theatre, and Sylvie and Vicki both shared the role at the Playhouse Theatre. Well done, girls! Featured Image: PlayhousetheatreLondon
Scarlett Stitt has just finished filming her role of “Mean Girl” for Sky Living’s three part drama The Enfield Haunting. The show follows the frightening true events that unfolded in an Enfield house in 1977. The Enfield Haunting, directed by Kristoffer Nyholm and starring Timothy Spall, Juliet Stevenson, and Matthew Macfadyen, is set for a