Artiste Information

below you will find rates of pay for the main tv and film agreements currently in use and a summary of rates for commercial, corporate and photographic

Existing artistes phone number: 020 8327 4242

 

Rates

 

Film & TV

There are three main agreements used in and around the London area: The FAA/PACT Agreement, The BBC Equity Agreement and ITV Equity Agreement.

FAA/PACT Supporting Artiste Agreement as of the 1st of March 2017

Day Rate

Standard day and continuous day £88.20

Overtime per half hour £8.27

Holiday pay £9.50

Public holiday rate £132.30

Public holiday overtime per half hour £12.40

 

Night Rate

Standard night and continuous working night £110.25

Overtime per half hour £10.34

Holiday pay £11.88

Public holiday rate £165.38

Public holiday overtime per half hour £15.50

 

Shift Call

Basic day rate £55.13

Overtime per half hour £8.27**

Holiday pay £5.94

Public holiday rates £82.69

Public holiday overtime per half hour £12.40**

** Payment for 15 minutes overtime

 

Supplementary performance fees

Category A: Change of Clothes, Haircut £12.50

Category B: Doubling, Special Clothing, Sports Equipment, Inclement Weather, Wetting                Down £19.00

Category C: Firearms, Swimming, Driving, Stills, Minimal Dialogue, Specialised Dancing, Handling  Domesticated Animals £25.00

Category D: Creative Reaction, Supply Uniform, Specialised Driving, Provision of Car £30.50

Category E:  Lookalike Doubling, Stand In, Dialogue £50.50

Broken Lunch: 6hrs from call-time on a Standard Day £16.54
2nd broken meal: After 13hrs from call-time on a Standard Day £16.54

Broken Meal (night): 6hrs from call-time Standard Night £20.68                         
2nd broken meal: After 13hrs from call-time on a Standard Night £20.68

 

Travel Allowances

Calls within TFL Zones 1–3 £11.77

Calls at Elstree, Pinewood, Shepperton, Long Cross, Twickenham, Leavesden and any base/location beyond TFL Zone 3 £16.46

Any calls scheduled for or before 06.00 hours (07.00 on Sundays or Bank Holidays) shall receive an additional payment of £14.41

 

Agency Commission 

All the following fees are NOT normally subject to agents commission: Haircuts, supply of car/dog, fares, provision of specialist clothing/uniform and:

Attendance Fees in a non-performing capacity (this includes costume fittings)

Rate for up to four hours £35.00*

Payment in lieu of holiday £3.77*

Rate for more than four hours: full Standard Day

Meal Allowances

Breakfast £5.00

Lunch £5.00

Supper £10.00

 

BBC equity rates

The Supporting Artiste is not required to give individual characterisation in a role or speak dialogue other than crowd noise or reaction.

bbc Supporting Artiste rates

Basic Day Rate £86.40

Overtime Rate £13.10

Basic Night Rate £94.60

Overtime Night Rate £16.30

Holiday pay £8.87

Special Skills £41.00

Haircut Very Short £25.25

Costume Fitting (Half Day) £28.15

Costume Fitting (Full Day) £52.30

Auditions £18.20

Provide Evening Wear £24.10

Provide Uniform £24.10

Provide 2nd Outfit £11.50

 

Walk On

Walk on Artist is not required to give individual characterisation in a role but may be required to impersonate an identifiable individual, to accept individual direction and to speak a few unscripted unimportant words where the precise words spoken do not matter.

bbc walk on rates

Basic Day Rate £106.80

Overtime Rate £16.30

Basic Night Rate£129.20

Overtime Night Rate £21.80

Holiday pay £11.22

Special Skills £41.00

Haircut Very Short £25.25

Costume Fitting (Half Day) £28.15

Costume Fitting (Full Day) £52.30

Auditions £18.20

Provide Evening Wear £24.10

Provide Uniform £24.10

Provide 2nd Outfit £11.50

 

ITV equity Supporting Artiste/Walk On Rates

Walk On 1

Walk on 1 is not required to give individual characterisation nor to speak any word or line of dialogue. Crowd noises shall not be deemed to be dialogue in this context. Night rates are one and a half times the day rates.

walk on 1 rates

Day of attendance/recording £74.66

Two episodes recorded £93.44

Three or more episodes recorded £112.23

Day of attendance/recording where 41+ WO1s called £64.06

Two episodes recorded (41+WO1s) £75.73

Three or more episodes recorded (41+WO1s) £90.87

Costume fitting half day £24.41

Costume fitting full day £48.80

Holiday pay £7.88

Holiday pay where 41+ WO1s called £6.76

Overtime 1 hour or part thereof (applies to all overtime) £13.72

Overtime 2 hours £27.44

Overtime 3 hours £41.16

Overtime 4 hours £54.88

Overtime 5 hours £68.60

Overtime 6 hours £82.32

Overtime 1 hour or part thereof (41+WO1s) £11.77

Overtime 2 hours (41+WO1s) £23.54

Overtime 3 hours (41+WO1s) £35.31

Overtime 4 hours (41+WO1s) £47.08

Overtime 5 hours (41+WO1s) £58.85

Overtime 6 hours (41+WO1s) £70.62

*Overtime for multi-episodic work by negotiation*

Night of attendance/recording £111.99

Night - two episodes recorded £140.16

Night - three or more episodes recorded £168.35

Night of attendance/recording where 41+ WO1s called £96.09

Night - two episodes recorded (41+WO1s) £113.60

Night - three or more episodes recorded (41+WO1s) £136.31

Night - holiday pay £9.33

Night - holiday pay where 41+ WO1s called £8.00

Night overtime 1 hour or part thereof (applies to all overtime) £19.79

Night overtime 2 hours £39.58

Night overtime 3 hours £59.37

Night overtime 4 hours £79.16

Night overtime 5 hours £98.95

Night overtime 6 hours £118.74

Night overtime 1 hour or part thereof (41+WO1s) £16.98

Night overtime 2 hours (41+WO1s) £33.96

Night overtime 3 hours (41+WO1s) £50.94

Night overtime 4 hours (41+WO1s) £67.92

Night overtime 5 hours (41+WO1s) £84.90

Night overtime 6 hours (41+WO1s) £101.88

 

Walk On 2

Non-speaking is not required to give individual characterisation but who is required to impersonate an identifiable individual subject under individual direction. Night rates are one and a half times the day rates.

walk on 2 rates

Day of recording £96.70

Two or more episodes recorded £145.10

Day of rehearsal (or attendance) £76.56

Two or more episodes rehearsed £114.93

Costume fitting half day £24.41

Costume fitting full day £48.80

Holiday pay (recording day) £9.86

Overtime 1 hour or part thereof (applies to all overtime) £17.77

Overtime 2 hours £35.54

Overtime 3 hours £53.31

Overtime 4 hours £71.08

Overtime 5 hours £88.85

Overtime 6 hours £106.62

*Overtime for multi-episodic work by negotiation*

Night of recording £145.05

Night - two or more episodes recorded £217.65

Night - holiday pay £12.09

Night overtime 1 hour or part thereof (applies to all overtime) £25.63

Night overtime 2 hours £51.26

Night overtime 3 hours £76.89

Night overtime 4 hours £102.52

Night overtime 5 hours £128.15

Night overtime 6 hours £153.78

 

Walk On 3

Speaking: In addition to carrying out the functions set out in Walk on 2 shall also be required to speak a very few unimportant words where the precise words spoken do not matter. Night rates are one and a half times the day rates.

walk on 3 rates

Day of recording £115.10

Two or more episodes recorded £172.64

Day of rehearsal (or attendance) £76.56

Two or more episodes rehearsed £114.93

Costume fitting half day £24.41

Costume fitting full day £48.80

Holiday pay (recording day) £11.85

Overtime 1 hour or part thereof (applies to all overtime) £21.16

Overtime 2 hours £42.32

Overtime 3 hours £63.48

Overtime 4 hours £84.64

Overtime 5 hours £105.80

Overtime 6 hours £126.96

*Overtime for multi-episodic work by negotiation*

Night of recording £172.65

Night - two or more episodes recorded £258.96

Night - holiday pay £14.39

Night overtime 1 hour or part thereof (applies to all overtime) £30.51

Night overtime 2 hours £61.02

Night overtime 3 hours £91.53

Night overtime 4 hours £122.04

Night overtime 5 hours £152.55

Night overtime 6 hours £183.06

 

Supplementary Fees

Special skills £36.53

Supply specialist clothing (uniform, evening dress etc.) £25.70

Normal clothing (per change) £7.50

Strenuous work £19.99

Short haircut £11.36

Audition fee (per day of attendance) £12.69

 

Commercials 

Standard day rates (overtime is calculated at 1/5 daily rate per hour)

Background £100 (£20 per hour O/T)

Walk On £200 (£40 per hour O/T)

Featured £250 (£50 per hour O/T) + buyout/repeat fee if applicable

Notes:

  • Guidelines of usage and buyouts can be found at www.usefee.tv.
  • Usage and buyout fees will be negotiated by the Agency on behalf of the Artiste.
  • The above rates are based on a 10 hour day including one hour for lunch.
  • Night shoots are paid at time and a half of the daily rate.
  • Any booking that shoots beyond midnight is considered a night shoot.

 

Photographic

The industry standard for a photographic job is £100 per hour. If the Model is needed for a longer period a daily or half day rate may be negotiated. 

Similar to commercials, Featured Artistes may also receive a buyout amount determined by the type of media and length of usage.

Notes:

  • The rate for background on Photographic engagements is normally £100 for a ten hour day.
  • Night shoots are usually paid at time and a half of the daily rate.
  • Any booking that shoots beyond midnight is considered a night shoot.

 

Corporate

Standard day rates (overtime is calculated at 1/5 daily rate per hour)

Background £100 (£20 per hour O/T)

Walk on, Featured and Night rates will be negotiated by the Agency.

Notes:

  • The above rates are based on a 10 hour day including one hour for lunch.