Film: Student Films

Production: 'Just a Picture' (See both roles)

Angel (Lead)

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Production Details

Casting a short for Loyola University Chicago, "Just a Picture," about the effects of Alzheimer’s on the relationship between a grandmother and her granddaughter. Synopsis: Angel h...more

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Female, ages 50-70, All Ethnicities

Role Description

Angel: (Lead) a women with Alzheimers, can be snappy, easily agitated, rough, loud, and aggressive, lost her Husband several years back and has had her memory begin to fade ever since, stuck in a reality where she remembers the days she and her husband had breakfast at a cafe, her granddaughter, Shana, is taking care of her but sometimes Angel forgets who she is, doesn't recognize anyone and thinks she is homeless and needs money, will become verbally aggressive and flashy during these episodes and tends to harass those around her, experiences very rapid and quick emotional transitions, will sometimes regain her memory by seeing a photo of her and her husband; actress would need to provide photos of herself and significant other - the older the better, a baby present in the photo would be a plus.