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Production: 'Basabasa: The Legend of Ichirou' (See all 5 roles)

Oni/Basabasa (Supporting)

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Casting an NYU dramatic/comedic student film titled "Basabasa: The Legend of Ichirou." Think "The Last Samurai" (Edward Zwick) meets "Kung Pow: Enter the Fist" (Steve Oedekerk). Th...more

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Male, ages 18-64, All Ethnicities

Role Description

Oni/Basabasa: (Supporting) the reincarnation of the evil fire-breathing chicken Basabasa, who once plagued the lands of Japan; the arch nemesis of the Demon Queller and his goal is the destroy the Earth; the only person standing in his way is Ichirou.


Download SCRIPT.PDF (30.5 KB) Production states: "For those who hope to play either Oni, Ichirou, or Kazuo, please do not be intimidated by the Japanese lines. You only need to use it as a rough guideline and if you can speak Japanese hopefully you can add a more accurate translation. Your exaggerated, comedic performances based solely on gestures and facial expressions and exaggerations of the dialogue will bring this movie to life."