About Us

Strange Town represents 150 young actors aged 5 to 25, all of whom regularly participate in the company’s performance projects to enhance and develop their skills.  Since the agency’s launch in 2011, its reputation has grown rapidly and members have been cast in national and international TV productions, feature films, shorts, commercials and professional stage productions.

We are a member of Spotlight and work with top casting directors such as Rachel Freck, Orla O’Connor, Colin Jones, Kahleen Crawford, Michelle Smith, Gail Stevens, Suzanne Smith, Simone Pereira-Hind, Shaheen Baig, Karen Lindsay-Stewart and Nina Gold, amongst others.

Credits include feature film T2: Trainspotting (DNA Films, Film4 Productions, Cloud Eight, Decibel), drama series In Plain Sight (World Productions for ITV), feature film Tommy’s Honour (Gutta Percha), drama series One of Us (BBC), Outlander (Sony/Starz), Stonemouth (BBC 2), comedy series Mountain Goats (BBC Scotland), Millie Inbetween (The Foundation for CBBC), Murder (Touchpaper TV for BBC), Case Histories (BBC), as well as various commercials (Irn Bru, RBS, Sainsburys, Visit Scotland) and stage productions such as Scottish Opera’s Madama Butterfly and Tim Crouch/Royal Court’s production of Adler & Gibb.

We are user friendly and have the facilities to film auditions in our Edinburgh office, regularly sending tapes to London and internationally based casting directors.

To make an enquiry or find out more, email Ruth Hollyman  info@strangetown.org.uk