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CASTING CALL,PLEASE READ “FINDR”

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“FINDR” Casting Call

Working Title: ‘FINDR’

Director: Christian Kiley

Shooting: August 1-20th, 2014

Dramedy. One-Hour Television Pilot Episode

PLEASE SEND HEAD SHOT AND/OR RECENT ACTING FOOTAGE
TO EMAIL ADDRESS PROVIDED BELOW.

Contact: Christian Kiley — @ EMAIL: findrcasting@gmail.com

Compensation: Payment, Meals, Credit, & Copy of film

SYNOPSIS: Emerson College MFA Thesis Film “FINDR” seeks actors. The series is about drug culture and anonymous sex in the gay community. A young man struggles to connect and form a real relationship while dealing with personal issues from his past.

To be considered, actors must be comfortable with simulated sex, partial nudity, and homosexual themes in a professional environment.

SEEKING THREE ACTORS for AUDITIONS throughout April at Emerson College.

For all roles the age and race are open, what is most important is being comfortable with the material.

JOEY: A Blue-Collar Bostonian.

DARIUS: A High School Teacher.

DAVID: A closeted gym rat.

Will be filmed under SAG Student Agreement

Union & Non-Union actors welcome to audition.

Contact: Christian Kiley — @ EMAIL: findrcasting@gmail.com

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“Take Me Home” Casting Call

PRODUCTION TITLE: “Take Me Home”

UNION / NON UNION: Union & Non union

SHORT OR FEATURE: Feature

PRODUCTION LOCATION: Boston area

CONTACT: If interested please email: tmhcasting@gmail.com

AUDITION LOCATION: 640 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, MA 02215

(Room # will be provided in the email)

COMPENSATION: Copy of film, meals during shoots, transportation, exposure

AUDITION DATE: Friday, March 28 – 5PM – 9PM

PREPARATION: Please bring resume/headshot & 1-2 monologues. Cold-reading sides.

SHOOTING SCHEDULE: Tentative dates: April 5-6, 12-13, 19-20. and May. (These are ALL weekend shoots.) Please be flexible with shooting dates. (This will be finalized after casting.)

SYNOPSIS OF PROJECT: “Take Me Home” explores different aspects of youth through three narratives involving various individuals ranging from small-time thieves to young romantics to an aging debt collector, many of whom are shown to be interlinked as their stories progress.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWN:

Anna (16-19): Sarcastic, impatient, facetious, bullish, smart. Young, very attractive, tall. She is the most popular girl in high school and knows to get things her way because of this. She starts taking interest in Marc and begins spending time with him. LEAD. SKILLS: Riding bicycle. CAUCASIAN or ASIAN preferable.

Marc (16-19): Kind, oblivious, dreamer, average, bullied. Young, average-looking, tall. He is an average student who struggles with his studies. He rides his bike all the time and enjoys the city and the suburbs. He begins to do homework with Anna and slowly starts to spend time with her. LEAD. SKILLS: Riding bicycle CAUCASIAN or ASIAN preferred.

Mrs. Robinson (25-35): Intelligent, didactic, kind, understanding. Young, attractive. She is Anna and Marc’s high school history teacher. She enjoys teaching and working with students. SUPPORTING.

Dr. Hillard (40-55): Intelligent, calm, didactic. He is the physician who helps Anna recover and console Marc. He is very busy with patients and medical education. SUPPORTING.

AFRICAN-AMERICAN or CAUCASIAN preferred.

Jessica and Katie (16-19): Gossipy, attractive, romantic. They are Anna’s close friends. They follow her around. SUPPORTING.