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'Respect The Jux'

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KeepLock Entertainment
Cordelia Donovan, prod.

Production Description

Casting "Respect the Jux." Synopsis: "Cat was left in Jamaica at the tender age of 11 by his mother, who was in pursuit of a better life. Six years later, she is able to send for him and his sister. Within those six years of her absence, Cat becomes a member of 'The Order,' a local gang. Living with his mother in a small apartment in the ghettos of Brooklyn, NY, he becomes obsessed with obtaining his vision of the American dream. He finds himself working in a supermarket for minimum wage and living with his mother after years of hardship. On his quest to become rich, Cat forms an 'Order' based on the gang he once belonged to in Jamaica. During a botched robbery, one of the members accidentally shoots the daughter of the Mayor of New York City. Cat fleas to Miami and then calls on the members of The Order. A huge score leads to a shootout between members of The Order and the cops and only one man escapes."

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Shooting begins Dec. 9 in NYC (approx. 13 days); an additional week of shooting will take place Jan. 2014 in Jamaica (partial cast).

Compensation & Union Contract Details

Pays: $100/day, plus travel and meals provided. Additional travel and lodging will be provided for actors required for the Jamaica shoot. Producer plans to apply for a SAG-AFTRA Ultra Low Budget Film Agreement.


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Respect The Jux Book Cover

Jamaica Shoot

Actors portraying the following characters will be needed for the Jan. 2014 shoot in Jamaica:

-Young Cat
-Young Carroll
-Angela, General
-Mr. Joner