We have great news - we have booked our main location. This will be "Nelson's Retreat", the holiday park where the children have their adventure and where Nelson Nutmeg lives. It was where last year's hit TV drama Broadchurch was filmed. It has everything for a great summer holiday film - big cliffs, its own beach, crashing waves - and a few caravans nestled within. All we need are the children and, of course, Nelson himself.
Yes, now is your chance to be in "Who Killed Nelson Nutmeg?" An open audition is being held on 14th June in the Studio Theatre at the Lighthouse, Poole. Come along between 10am and 4pm. We are primarily looking for children who are aged 10-13, and an older boy around 15-16yrs (and plenty of kids as extras!). There are no lines to learn – it is about finding the right mix of incredible young actors. We will do some readings, some improv and maybe some camera-based sessions. It
Myself and Danny are hard at work redrafting the script, reworking it many times in fact - obviously working around our fixed snack routine of course! Our aim is to create a really fast-paced, exciting and funny movie with lots of hidden gags that you may miss upon first viewing. Creating a compelling and intriguing mystery for the kids to solve (just who did kill Nelson Nutmeg?) is tricky, especially by the time you've thrown in a few red herrings, dead end clues and thwarte