Now Casting: Star in a Coming-of-Age Short Film + 3 More Gigs

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Play one of the three lead characters in a coming-of-age short film, seeking worldwide female actors. Plus, a feature thriller, a short film about A.I., and an indie action/sci-fi TV pilot are casting talent today.

“Forever Girls”

Casting is underway for “Forever Girls,” a coming-of-age short film about a teen girl and her two friends who have a dream about opening up a jewelry store until a tragic confession comes at an unexpected moment. Female actors, aged 6–42, are wanted for various roles, including the lead characters of Harmony, Nova, and Chloe as children, teens, and adults. Rehearsals will begin in mid-to-late October, with locations TBD. Pay is $250 per day.

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“The Tunnel”

Join the cast of “The Tunnel,” an upcoming feature film about four Navy Seals who are sent on a rescue mission to locate a former SEAL where they are ambushed and captured by an underground cultist organization that throws them into a gladiator-styled fighting ring which is broadcast to billionaires around the world. Actors, aged 18 and older, are wanted for various roles in the film, including leads. Boxing and combat skills will be required for multiple roles. Filming will take place on Oct. 28–29 in or near Chicago. Pay is $50–$200.

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Untitled Short Film About AI

Actors, aged 18–70, are wanted for human and A.I. lead roles in a drama/sci-fi short film exploring the world of A.I. Production is also seeking a video editor. Rehearsals and filming will take place in October in New York City. Pay is $250 per day for actors for six days of work and $4,000 for the editor for two weeks of work.

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Monae Productions is seeking talent for “Bluff,” an indie action/sci-fi TV pilot about a man who, after a fatal heart attack, gets a second chance at life when he wakes up in CIA custody. Actors, aged 20–60, are wanted for various roles, including the lead role of Agent K. The production is also hiring for multiple crew positions, including a director of photography and a 1st assistant director. Filming will take place on March 11–17, 2024, in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut. Pay is $200–$250 per day with meals and travel provided. (A SAG interim agreement is currently in progress.)

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