About Us

Strange Town represents 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 & the PMA and work with top casting directors such as Nina Gold, Kate Ringsell, Theo Park, Kelly Valentine Hendry, Gail Stevens, Kahleen Crawford, Shaheen Baig, Rachel Freck, Orla O’Connor, Colin Jones, Michelle Smith, Suzanne Smith, Simone Pereira-Hind and Karen Lindsay-Stewart, amongst others. 

Credits include lead role Orla in forthcoming feature film Our Ladies (Sony/Sigma Films), featured role Princess Gwen in forthcoming feature film Cinderella (Sony), supporting role Morgan in forthcoming TV drama Annika (Black Camel Pictures for Alibi/All3Media International), featured roles in Cannes listed feature film Limbo (Caravan Cinema/Film 4/BFI), lead role Duncan in feature film Get Duked! (Plouffe/Maguire/Coffey/Tunstall), featured role in Deadwater Fell (Kudos for Channel 4), featured roles in The Nest (BBC One), featured role in Outlander (Sony/Starz), featured role Marjorie in feature film Outlaw King (Sigma Films/Anonymous Content), regular roles Ruby McLean and Jessie McAllister in River City (BBC), regular roles in TV series Logan High (BBC iPlayer), lead role Orla in the West End transfer of Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour (National Theatre of Scotland/Live Theatre/Sonia Friedman Productions), Fergus in feature film T2: Trainspotting (Cloud Eight, DNA, Decibel, TriStar), Young Holly (regular) in drama series Clique (BBC3), lead role Lauren in Millie Inbetween (Zodiak Kids for CBBC), feature film Tell It To The Bees (Daisy Allsop/Nick Hill/Film i Vast/Filmgate Films), drama series In Plain Sight (World Productions for ITV), feature film Tommy’s Honour (Gutta Percha), regular in drama series One of Us (BBC), Stonemouth (BBC 2), comedy series Mountain Goats (BBC Scotland), Murder (Touchpaper TV for BBC), Case Histories (BBC: lead role), 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 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

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Photos: Josie O’Brien at the Outlaw King Premiere, Various actors in Logan HighTallulah Greive in Our Ladies 


Strange Town Young Actors’ Agency is a member of Spotlight and the PMA