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- Shoots January 2-12, 2014 in Seattle, WA. Must be available for all dates.
- Seeking submissions from: Seattle, WA
Casting talent for re-enactment scenes for national cable network new true crime series. Project description: "Screaming Flea Productions is producing a true crime TV series set to air on a national cable network in 2013-2014. We are looking for actors that are willing and interested in playing the role of ...Dec 05
- Shoots tentatively Dec. 13-15 (or in Jan. 2014) in Staten Island, NY.
- Seeking submissions from: Staten Island, NY; New York, NY
Casting "The Sound of Dying," a zombie film about a deaf man surviving the apocalypse with his hearing sister.Dec 03
- Production dates are December 2013-February 2014 in L.A.
- Seeking submissions from: Los Angeles, CA; Santa Monica, CA; Calabasas, CA; Agoura Hills, CA; Westlake Village, CA; Thousand Oaks, CA; Simi Valley, CA; Sherman Oaks, CA; Hollywood, CA; North Hollywood, CA; West LA, CA; Orange County, CA
Uncut Casting Services, an extras booking service, is seeking talent for two upcoming commercials & two feature films through BGA casting. Personnel states: "Uncut Casting Services has been meeting with BGA casting reviewing the breakdowns of the next three weeks of featured and regular background that will be needed. In ...Dec 03
- One-day rehearsal TBA; shoots the first weekend in Jan. in and around Houston, TX.
- Seeking submissions from: Houston, TX
Casting "Interfector," an independent HD short film. Synopsis: Two brothers find themselves on the run and are forced to deal with devastating circumstances beyond their control.Nov 29
- Shooting in December in Chicago, IL.
- Seeking submissions from: Chicago, IL
Casting extras for "Chicago PD," a spinoff of "Chicago Fire," directed by Joe Chappelle, created by Dick Wolf and Matt Olmstead, and starring Jason Beghe, Kelly Blatz, and Sophia Bush. Project description: "'Chicago PD' follows District 21 of the Chicago Police Department, which is made up of two distinctly different ...Nov 23
- Shoots Dec. 14 & 15 in NYC.
- Seeking submissions from: New York, NY
Casting a spec short "Dora the Buddhist," in which our hero, Dora, lives in two worlds: the real one and a dream one. When under extreme stress, she enters the dream world, where her actions play out in the real. Director states: "The world will be full of surreal elements ...Nov 20
- Shooting begins December 13, in Fort Worth, Decatur, Bridgeport, and Chico, TX.
- Seeking submissions from: Fort Worth, TX
Casting for the feature film "Lentil Soup." Project description: "During the wake of their mother's death, two brothers, one a born-again Christian who is serving a life sentence in prison, and the other, a newly appointed police chief of their small hometown and someone who struggles with his faith, uncover ...Nov 19
- The first six episodes of the series film will be filming from January-May 2014, and the second six September-December.
- Seeking submissions from: Boston, MA
Casting for BUTV10 TV series, "Paper Trail." Project Description: "A group of college friends runs a test-selling business and are forced to bundle in a performance-enhancing drug when a rival business threatens to outsell them. Meanwhile, a professor gets suspicious of their improving grades and begins to investigate."Nov 18
- Rehearses Dec. 2013-early Jan. 2014; shoots Feb.-April 2014 in L.A.
- Seeking submissions from: Los Angeles, CA
Casting "Hollywood Five-O," a parody cop drama series for YouTube. Hollywood Five-Oh is set in 1971. Famous movie directors Francis Ford Coppola and Martin Scorsese, age 31 and 28 respectively, secretly investigate crimes that happen in or against the Hollywood industry. Company states: "If you like Columbo and other detective ...Nov 16
- Rehearses January-March 2014 in Lafayette and Lake Charles, LA; shoots mid-March 2014 in LA.
- Auditions: Jan 4 in Lake Charles, LA and Jan 5 in Lafayette, LA
Casting "Along the Dirt Road." Producer states: "It’s described as an “influential classic story," a cross between August Wilson’s “Fences” and Langston Hughes’ “Not Without Laughter.” "Along the Dirt Road" is a depiction of an African American family that is torn apart by betrayal, abandonment and infidelity living in a ...Nov 08
- Productions take place in Los Angeles.
- Seeking submissions from: Los Angeles, CA
Seeking actors to sign up for Uncut Casting Services, an extras booking service specializing in featured extra roles for nonunion and SAG-AFTRA background actors in movies, commercials, TV shows, print jobs, and various other on-camera projects. Uncut screens talent for casting directors and arranges the booking logistics. Uncut Casting states: ...Sep 13
- Shoots in Northern New Jersey and the NY area.
- Seeking submissions nationwide/worldwide
Casting "Sin." Synopsis: "A short film depicting the 7 deadly sins as people: Wraith, Envy, Lust, Gluttony, Sloth, Greed, & Pride." A girl in the grasp of schizophrenia starts to see the seven deadly sins as people, leading to become unaware of what is real and fake in her life. ...Jul 24