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The British Invasion (2014)

Not Rated | | Short, Comedy | Video 14 January 2014
An American actor pretends to be British in order to get work. Ripped from current headlines, this funny web series poses the question that actors and non-actors alike yearn to know: In a ... See full summary »

Director:

Janine Sides

Writers:

Vicki Pearlson, Cathy Reinking (story) | 6 more credits »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Ida Anderson ... Emily
Brendan Bradley ... Malcolm
Denise Carole ... Annette
Joshua Wolf Coleman ... Annoyed Actor
Darryl Dillard ... Bartender
Hannah Marie Hines ... Lady at Bar
Stephanie Jones ... Casting Director
Charles Kim ... Charles
Robin Leach ... Distinguished British Spokesperson
Jenell Manzi Jenell Manzi ... Julia
Iman N. Milner ... Janet
Cerris Morgan-Moyer ... Lizzy
Kurt Quinn ... Samuel
Kate Reinking Kate Reinking ... Waitress / Kate
Bridgid Ryan Bridgid Ryan ... Kathleen
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Storyline

An American actor pretends to be British in order to get work. Ripped from current headlines, this funny web series poses the question that actors and non-actors alike yearn to know: In a land of make believe, how can you believe in yourself? Meet Charles, an adorable, talented performer who desires to make a living as an actor. He has the goods, but because he's Korean-American, the roles he's called in for are Angry Chinese Waiter or Smart Korean Businessman. He yearns to be a leading man and not just a stereotyped side-note. One late night, he and his best friend Julia, who is also relegated to roles with no actual names, stumble upon an infomercial starring Robin Leach, who espouses the benefits of an acting class in which the participants can learn to compete with their more successful British counterparts by actually becoming British so that they can then play American. The friends decide to join the class, a group of misfit actors, all talented but limited by something they ... Written by CR

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Taglines:

In a land of make believe, how can you believe in yourself?

Genres:

Short | Comedy

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 January 2014 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Budget:

$32,000 (estimated)
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Over 50 Productions See more »
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Color
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