Now Casting: Earn $5,000 for a Dark Comedy Short + 3 More Gigs

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In today’s casting roundup, “Home,” a short dark comedy paying $5,000, is seeking talent for its three lead roles. Plus, spots for a canned cocktail beverage, a short thriller, and a daycare promo video are casting today!


Join the cast of “Home,” a short, dark student comedy about a feeble and lost student poet and his band of friends as they try to get an anthology published to keep him in the country. Actors, aged 18 and older, are wanted for three lead roles in the film. Talent will work this summer in New York City. Pay is $5,000 for 14 days of work.

Want this gig? Apply here.

Canned Cocktail Video and Photo Shoot

Two actors, aged 25–42, are wanted to play friends in a series of in-home lifestyle spots for a canned cocktail alcoholic beverage. Talent will work on March 20 in San Diego, California. Pay is $600 with meals, craft services, hair/makeup, and wardrobe provided.

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“A Waltz of Weaving”

Casting is underway for “A Waltz of Weaving,” a short thriller that follows Josh, a man in his late 40s desperate to find his soulmate who meets Ally and is instantly convinced she is “the one.” However, she believes Josh is a ploy sent by her mother to ruin her life... or even to kill her. Actors, aged 7–80, are wanted for various roles, including the starring roles of Josh and Ally. Additionally, production is currently hiring a hair and makeup artist. Rehearsals and filming will take place in Weston, Connecticut. Pay is $150–$1,500 for up to four days of work. Crew will be unpaid.

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Kids Daycare Video Shoot

Child actors, aged 2–5, and two adult actors, aged 25–45, are wanted for various roles in a daycare video shoot. Talent will work in Orlando, Florida. Pay is $350–$500.

Want this gig? Apply here.