Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell

Based on a best selling novel, the story is set in 19th Century England and follows the reclusive Mr. Norrell and daring Jonathan Strange. In a land where magic is widely acknowledged but rarely practiced, Strange starts his studies to become a magician.

Director Various
Cast Bertie Carvel, Eddie Marsan, Marc Warren
Production Company Cuba Pictures, Feel Films, BBC America
Year 2015
Filming location(s) Yorkshire

How was Uni-versal Extras Involved?

Uni-versal Extras was an extras agency for the Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell TV Mini-series produced for the BBC. 

Set in rural North England, the show was filmed in various locations around Yorkshire including Rotherham, Sheffield, Leeds, York and Wakefield. Uni-versal Extras supplied a range of extras with distinctive ‘looks’ and specialist skills to fit with the distinctive visual style of show.

When watching Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, keep your eyes peeled for…

Prostitutes, Doctors, Prisoners, Auction Goers, Magicians and Dinner Party Guests

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