Star in a Student Thesis Film + More Nationwide Gigs

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Never miss out on an audition again with this roundup of nationwide casting calls. Each week, we update the list to include trending opportunities across the country. If you’re actively searching for auditions and open roles, let this roundup be your go-to guide. 

“Fighting Lee(ily)”

Join the cast of “Fighting Lee(ily),” an MFA thesis film about a 28-year-old writer who can see the hidden inner self of people but who hates her own inner self: a younger version of herself. Three female actors, aged 5–45, are wanted to play the starring roles of Lee and Lily, as well as the supporting role of Dr. Cloud. Filming will take place on Jan. 6–15 in Boston, Massachusetts. Pay is $100–$200 per day for up to eight days of work with travel and meals provided.

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“A Creative Mind”

HiddenLodge Films is seeking talent for “A Creative Mind,” a coming-of-age/historical fiction film. Actors, aged 13–45, are wanted for various supporting roles. Filming will take place in June 2023 in Atlanta, Georgia. Pay is $125 per day.

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“Under the Apple Tree”

Cinderella Pictures is seeking talent for “Under the Apple Tree,” an independent feature film set in contemporary small-town America about a community theater actress who dreams of making an impact on the world. Two actors, one age 11–13 and one age 30–32, are wanted for a pair of roles in the film, including the lead role of Brady. Filming will take place in Summer 2023 in Southeast Wisconsin. Pay is $125 per day for up to four days of work.

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“The B1G Weekend”

The B1G Weekend,” a new half-hour multi-camera unscripted network series in which the host road trips to Big Ten campus towns to explore regional characters and attractions, is seeking a charismatic actor, aged 25–45, to become the host. Submissions must be received by Nov. 28. Exact locations and dates are TBD but talent will work in different Big Ten Campus towns, including Ann Arbor, Champaign-Urbana, and more. Pay is $1,500 per day for 24 days of filming over the course of a year and a half. Food and travel will be provided.

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“Redemption”

Isabelle Studios is seeking talent for “Redemption,” a new streaming drama/horror series about a group of individuals struggling to navigate life while maintaining a relationship with God. Actors, aged 18–70, are wanted for various lead, supporting, and day player roles. Filming will take place in February and March in Atlanta, Georgia. Pay is $125 per day for up to 14 days of work.

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“Titans vs. Olympians”

Casting is underway for “Titans vs. Olympians,” a feature film that starts at the beginning with the birth of Zeus, his hero’s journey to save his siblings, and the war of the Titans. Actors, aged 10–65, are wanted for several roles, including the lead role of Zeus as an adult. Filming dates and locations are TBD. Pay is $500–$1,000 per week for up to four weeks of work.

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“An Expectation”

Join the cast of “An Expectation,” a feature film that follows immigrant Yakup as he tries to get his wife and daughter into the U.S. from their home country. New York City-based talent, aged 4 and older, is wanted for various supporting and day player roles. Multiple roles require either an African dialect or fluent Arabic. Rehearsals will take place in early January with filming to follow starting on Jan. 17 in Paterson, New Jersey. Pay is $216 per day for up to 14 days of work.

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“Box Of Chocolates”

Casting is underway for “Box Of Chocolates,” a short comedy about an actor who loses an important piece of himself while attempting to get into character for a new role. Two actors, aged 25–30, are wanted to play the lead roles of Ron and Liz. Filming will take place in early January in New Jersey or NYC. Pay is $200 per day for two days of work with travel, meals, and a digital copy provided.

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Untitled One-Hour Pilot

Amazon is currently seeking talent, aged 18–20, for series regulars in a one-hour pilot about a group of messed up kids who, after an accident involving an intergalactic fight between good and evil, get superpowers while having to grapple with high school, hormones, love, and the joys and cost of what it means to burn brightly. Nudity may be required for all roles. Production will take place on March 15–April 15 in New Jersey. Pay is undisclosed by the production.

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“Love vs. The Red Pill”

Casting is underway for “Love vs. The Red Pill,” an arthouse comedy film about a couple who wagers on who can set up their cousin in a relationship first and who begin to question their own relationship as a result. Two comedic actors, aged 21–31, are wanted for the starring roles of Misty and Paul. Filming will take place on Feb. 1–21 in Panama City, Florida. Pay is $150 per day for 13 days of work with travel, accommodations, and food provided.

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“Prometheus Bound”

Join the cast of an adaptation of the Greek myth “Prometheus Bound” by Aeschylus. Talent, aged 18–75, is wanted for various roles in the feature film, including the titular Prometheus. Filming will take place in Winter 2023 in White Sands National Park, New Mexico. Pay is a negotiable $50–$250 per day for up to seven days of work with food and room/board provided for all. 

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“Sins Of The Past”

Join the cast of “Sins Of The Past,” a feature film based on a stage play involving a man re-examining his life through his past relationships. Actors, aged 18–35, are wanted for several lead roles. Filming will take place in Los Angeles and Las Vegas. Pay is $1,055 for five days of work with transportation, lodging, and meals provided.

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“South of the Border”

Casting is underway for “South of the Border,” an independent dark comedy short about a young mother and her teen daughter who reconnect after a night at an iconic Roadside Inn. Two female actors, aged 18–36, are wanted for the starring roles of Francine and Althea. Additionally, talent, aged 21–65, is wanted for supporting roles. The project is also hiring crew positions, including first AD, a casting assistant, and more. Filming will take place in January 2023 in Hamer, California. Pay is $160 with accommodations and food provided.

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“Mirror”

Casting is underway for “Mirror,” a feature film about a high school girl named Seven who believes she is being punished for something she never did… until she meets and falls in love with a girl named Elly. A white female actor, age 18–25, is wanted for the starring role of Seven. Rehearsals and filming will take place in July and August 2023 in Upstate New York. Pay is $400 per day for 20 days of work.

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“Miss Beauty of Earth”

Casting is underway for “Miss Beauty of Earth,” a drama-romance feature film that follows Olivia, a businesswoman who begins to lose interest in life and tries to solve her problems in an unusual way: by posting a post on her social network page. The project is seeking talent, aged 18–55, for several roles, including the starring role of Olivia. Talent will work this fall in the U.S. or U.K. Pay is undisclosed by the production with all flights and accommodations provided.

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“Dixie”

Turner Films is casting “Dixie,” a period drama television series set in 1960s Birmingham, Alabama. Talent, aged 3 and older, is wanted for several roles in the project, including the titular Dixie. Additionally, the project is hiring several crew members, including a researcher, script supervisor, and more. Remote auditions will be held this fall, followed by Spring 2023 remote rehearsals and Summer 2023 filming. Pay, room/board and travel will be provided for filming.

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“The Park”

Casting is underway for “The Park,” a short, low-budget student film that follows a small group of teens from a local trailer park who come together to figure out the truth behind a local girl’s murder. A white male actor, aged 18–24, is wanted for the lead role of Tyler. Strong athleticism, including basketball, track and field, and football skills, is required. Nudity will also be required. Filming dates and locations are TBD. The pay is $400.

Want this gig? Apply here.

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