Sky Promo and Johnson & Johnson Online
Highs and Lows in this game… highs and lows. What a mad summer it is! I’m cast in the Sky ‘Start of the Season’ promo ad, as a bona fide Derby County Supporter – thoroughly authentic, with the Marriott shirt and Derby accent too! … Cue the night before the shoot, when we receive the call sheet – and I realise I’m down as a Newcastle Fan !!!?! and a daughter ?!? good job it wasn’t Forest, I suppose. Have they got mixed up with the black and white? do they know my Newcastle accent needs work? Do they realise I’m 46 and need a ‘mother’ who is at least 66ish? I lie awake in bed anxious about these things, but able to do nothing except turn up at the location at the call time and hope for the best. Turns out they DO want Newcastle fans, they HAVE got a ‘mother’ character (lovely actress from Manchester… who went for the role of ‘Scottish landlady’ and is equally as confused) and won’t be needing us to speak. Phew. We film our bit. We get on well as mum and daughter and it’s fun. It’s a bit too much fun as we get […]
24 Aug 2019 in News, by