Call for actors for new Kildare television drama

Kildare County Council Arts Service are looking for actors to star in a new television drama series based in South Kildare.

Kildare County Council Arts Service are looking for actors to star in a new television drama series based in South Kildare.

Casting sessions will be held on Thursday October 17 from 4pm to 9pm and Saturday 19 (10am - 4pm) in the Moat Theatre, Naas.

Men and women aged 18 upwards are invited to register their interest with lrussell@kildarecoco.ie.

The Arts Service and Kildare TV will shoot a pilot for the drama around Athy, starting next February. The murder mystery will initially air online in early summer.

“Last year we held an open workshop and shortlisted six screenwriters, who are working at the moment with Ferdia McAnna,” said Lucina Russell of KCC’s Arts Service.