Zespa Media Handling UK Casting for Netflix’s Ultimate Beastmaster


Zespa Media has been engaged a second time by 257 Productions as casting agent for Netflix’s first original entertainment programme the Ultimate Beastmaster. Zespa is responsible for casting all UK candidates for the show, following our success casting the China team who won the previous season.

Ultimate Beastmaster, executive produced by Sylvester Stallone and Dave Broom, was the first non-scripted content commissioned by Netflix. The show is a new style extreme obstacle course competition, where six to nine localised versions are produced, featuring select television hosts, comedians, actors and athletes as commenters from the participating countries.

Season 3 features contestants from nine countries - United States, Brazil, Germany, Mexico, South Korea, France, Italy, United Kingdom and Australia. The new season consists of nine episodes and is scheduled to premiere later in the year.