Joseph Gustav Gauntlett, LLC
Gustav Gauntlett, prod.; Tremaine Romeo, dir.; Miguel Aviles, camera
Casting a two-minute trailer for a dramatic TV series "Gentrified." Producers states: "We are working towards getting picked up for the season. 'Gentrified' portrays the lives of Brooklyn residents as they confront their neighborhood’s changing faces. The show is centered on two local, born-and-raised Bushwick families; one Black, one Italian. Both families have different ideas about the future of Bushwick, how far will they go to make it happen?"
Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations
Rehearses in February-March; shoots mid-March in NYC.
Compensation & Union Contract Details
$20 travel stipend, plus meals provided during shoot days.
Seeking Talent Select a role below for more information and submission instructions.
Martin Dexter (Lead):
Male, 29-40, African Descent, African American, Hispanic
intelligent, strong, a college professor at Columbia University, born and raised in Brooklyn, after a childhood in Bushwick he became wealth...
Crystal Dexter (Supporting):
Female, 26-39, African Descent, Ethnically Ambiguous / Mixed Race, African American, Asian, Hispanic, Native American, South Asian, Southeast Asian / Pacific Islander, Middle Eastern
classically beautiful, intelligent, strong-willed, after an upbringing in Harlem, she met Martin and moved to a nice brownstone in Park Slop...
Barry or Bianca Napoli (Lead):
Males & Females, 30-41, Caucasian
of Italian heritage, character is a Real Estate developer in Bushwick, also born and raised in Bushwick, has been moderately successful as a...
Reggie Dexter (Supporting):
Male, 56-83, African Descent, African American
elderly man losing a battle with cancer, he is Brooklyn since birth and is most concerned with his family carrying on their presence in the ...
Lou Piscatelli (Supporting):
Male, 57-86, Caucasian
of Italian heritage, owner of Piscatelli Bakery in this Bushwick neighborhood, serving fresh Italian food for over 70 years, his business is...
Uncle Ben (Supporting):
Male, 32-41, African Descent, Ethnically Ambiguous / Mixed Race, African American, Asian, Hispanic, Native American, South Asian, Southeast Asian / Pacific Islander, Middle Eastern
incredibly well-built, very healthy man, only eating the freshest of foods, the owner of Uncle Ben's Fried Chicken - a staple in the Bushwic...
Males & Females, 18-30, Caucasian
one of the few modern residents of this Bushwick neighborhood who is white and born & raised in the neighborhood, embraces (at extreme level...
Males & Females, 60-81, African Descent, Ethnically Ambiguous / Mixed Race, African American, Asian, Hispanic, Native American, South Asian, Southeast Asian / Pacific Islander, Middle Eastern
elderly man/woman on the verge of losing his/her marbles, he/she lives in Reggie Dexter's family home and has for years, the ultimate family...
Seeking submissions from: Brooklyn, NY
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