Now Casting: Lionsgate’s ‘The Kid’ has a Handful of Background Roles to Choose From + More

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In today’s casting roundup, the Lionsgate feature film “The Kid,” starring Vincent D’Onofrio and Ethan Hawke, is seeking men, women, and children to play a wide variety of background roles. There are also spots available in a lifestyle photo shoot for a tech company, a series of commercials about beer and football, and roles for musicians in the feature “Last Laugh!”

“THE KID”
Background casting is now underway for the upcoming Lionsgate feature film “The Kid,” starring Vincent D’Onofrio and Ethan Hawke in “the story of a young boy who witnesses Billy the Kid’s encounter with Sheriff Pat Garrett.” Male and female talent, aged 13–75, are wanted to portray a wide variety of roles, including a Native American family, prisoners, brothel women, and more. “The Kid” will shoot this fall in Sante Fe, New Mexico. Some pay will be provided. Apply here!

LIFESTYLE PHOTO SHOOT
A technology company is currently seeking male and female talent, aged 18–35, for an upcoming web and social advertisement. Talent should be thin or have an average build, and must have “photographable hands” (no excessive hair, blemishes, scars, and/or unkempt nails). The photo shoot will be Oct. 18–20 in Brooklyn and Manhattan, New York. Pay is $450 per day, with meals provided. Apply here!

BEER COMMERCIAL
Casting is currently underway for a series of four comedic online videos about beer and football. Male and female talent, aged 25–55, are wanted to play a variety of roles in the shorts, including a football mom and dad. The videos will shoot Oct. 5–6 in the NYC area. Pay is $250 per day, with meals provided. Apply here!

“LAST LAUGH,” MUSICIANS
“Last Laugh,” an upcoming feature film, is currently seeking male and female musicians, aged 18 and older, who own and can play either the trumpet, trombone, saxophone, drums, stand-up bass, piano, or guitar. The film will shoot Oct. 10–11 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Some pay will be provided. Apply here!

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