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Production: 'Splinter'

Phillip (Lead)

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Casting "Splinter," the story of Phillip, a centuries-old vampire who is slowly dying in a hospital due to a small piece of wood embedded in his chest, slowly staking him. Phillip ...more

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Male, ages 55-75, All Ethnicities

Role Description

Phillip: (Lead) used to be a tall powerful and youthful-looking vampire, despite being centuries old, has the look of Christopher Plummer or Max Von Sydow, a man with years of wisdom and more than its share of hardship, less willing to adapt to the world around him than his "daughter" Hannah, spent the last century or so secluded from the rest of society, until a foolish accident landed him in the hospital and on his death bed, has seen much persecution and sadness in his life, his own selfishness, however, is the cause of many of his tense relationships with his children, was frustrated for most of his life, but accepts his fate in these final moments as he contemplates all that he has seen in his long life, the weight of centuries bears heavily on his mind, understands the impact of creation and immortality and what it really means.


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