Calling all young sailors and budding actors

The child casting directors behind movies such as Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Atonement, Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy and Wrath of the Titans are looking for boys and girls aged between 7-13 years for the roles of the Swallows – John, Susan, Titty and Roger – and the Amazons – Nancy and Peggy Blackett in the new film version of SWALLOWS & AMAZONS, based on the original book by Arthur Ransome.

No previous acting experience is necessary, and no specific standard of sailing is required.

If you’re interested please email a picture and age plus any queries to

Filming is set to take place this Summer (2013) in the UK.