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'DeScript'

Casting notice expires: July 7, 2014

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Company

Dependable Pictures Productions
Nkechinyere Urum-Eke, casting; Chris Attoh, Adames James, Amina Iduma, & Nkechinyere Urum-Eke, prods.

Production Description

Casting “DeScript,” an independent web series about Meena, her betrothed Nelson and her sister Jenny as they try to navigate the waters as newcomers in the movie industry with a killer script and zero experience.

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Shoots in NYC (exact dates TBD).

Compensation & Union Contract Details

Pays: $100/day, plus food and travel provided.

Auditions

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Full Character Breakdown

(Meena) (GENDER: FEMALE) (AGE: 25-30)
African American/African– Cut off from her dad’s finances, Meena succeeds in writing a masterpiece script. Getting the movie produced has become her new obsession, and unwilling to sell with no experience of filmmaking, she embarks on raising the funds for the project with her fiancé and sister in tow. Will her relationship become stronger or will they ruin her chances of making it?

(Nelson) (MALE) (AGE: 25-35)
African– Nelson, the handsome comedic charmer is Meena’s best friend and confidante. While he helps her to accomplish her dreams, will their relationship become more serious than he hoped?

(BORGESE) (MALE) (AGE: 45-50)
Caucasian– An illegal Businessman who sees the potential in Meena’s script. Refined and intimidating, authoritative with a slight Italian accent, will he help Rachel make it or does she have to run from him?

(JOHN) (MALE) (AGE: 30-35)
Caucasian– The confident artistic eccentric director with long hair

(ROBERT) (MALE) (AGE: 30-35)
Caucasian– The controlling manager who has his eyes set on making money

(ERNEST) (MALE) (AGE: 20-25)
African American/African — The young entrepreneur

(DIANE) (GENDER: FEMALE) (AGE: 20-25)
African American/ African– A sexy girl who has her sights set on Nelson