Love ‘Outer Banks’? Apply to These Gigs

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For those who want to join a project like Netflix’s hit teen mystery show “Outer Banks,” we’ve got you covered. While we have a few more months before catching up with the Pogues, you don’t have to wait for your teen-centric fix. Check out these teen projects and other great acting gigs looking for talent right now.

“Roaring Adolescences”

A nonunion scripted show about college friends is casting for its September shoot in northern Virginia. Production is filling multiple roles, including a lead male actor, aged 18–35, to play Noah Macintosh, a lead female actor, aged 18–35, to play Charlotte Anderson, and a lead male actor, aged 18–35, to play Will Thompson. The role of Noah Macintosh pays a flat rate of $350 for an estimated two days of work. All other roles pay a flat rate of $200–$500 for an estimated three days of work. 

Want this gig? Apply here.

“Sunset”

A coming-of-age student film is casting for its October–November shoot in San Francisco. Production is looking for a lead male actor, aged 19–22, to play Julio and a lead male actor, aged 19–22, to play David. Both roles pay a flat rate of $650–$750 for an estimated 22 hours of work. Please note that both roles require Spanish language skills.  

Want this gig? Apply here.

“Mad Bills To Pay”

student film about a teen couple facing an unplanned pregnancy is casting for its Aug. 14-28 shoot in New York. Production is looking for a lead male actor, aged 18–23, to play Rico, a lead female actor, aged 16–21, to play Destiny, a supporting female actor, aged 18–21, to play Sally, and a lead female actor, aged 35–45, to play Andrea. All roles pay a flat rate of $125 for an estimated 12 hours of work. Please note that all roles require Spanish language skills. The roles of Rico and Destiny also require swimming skills. 

Want this gig? Apply here.

“Afterparty (Prom Night)”

A nonunion interactive feature film is casting for its September shoot in the Washington D.C. and northern Virginia areas. Production is filling multiple roles, including a lead female actor, aged 18–20, to play Emily (Em) Blythe, a supporting female actor, aged 18–20, to play Samantha Browning, and a supporting female actor, aged 18–20, to play Olivia. All roles pay $500 per day for an estimated 16 days of work. 

Want this gig? Apply here.

“The Return of the Pirate Ghosts” 

The comedy feature film “The Return of the Pirate Ghosts” wants multiethnic male talent, aged 8–12, for a principal role. Talent will play Darren, an 8-year-old fascinated with pirates who meets a ghost searching for a lost treasure. Shooting is in the summer of 2023 in Los Angeles, California. Talent will be paid $100 per day.

Want this gig? Apply here.

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