Now Casting: McDonald’s Needs Talent for an Upcoming Shoot + 3 More Gigs

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We’re lovin’ today’s top gigs! Get happy, Los Angeles locals: A McDonald’s photo and video shoot is now seeking individuals and real families. Plus, a pair of short films and a TikTok ad for a fast-food brand are casting now! 

McDonald’s Photo and Video Shoot—Los Angeles

Kids and adult talent (including real families), age 6 and older, is wanted for a lifestyle photo and video shoot for McDonald’s. Proof of vaccination against COVID-19, as well as negative testing pre-shoot, are required. Shoots will be held on Oct. 26–28 over eight hours in Los Angeles. Pay is $1,750 total.

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“The First Date”

Iris Dark Films is casting “The First Date,” a short film about a white woman and a Black man on a blind date, both of whom have never dated outside their race before. A white or Asian female actor, age 18–35, is wanted to play the role of Kelcey. Filming is set to take place in December in Atlanta. Pay is $400, with travel, lodging, and meals covered. 

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Valagardo Productions is casting “Valentina,” about an 8-year-old girl who takes an overnight road trip with her grandparents and discovers that they aren’t fit to take care of her. A young, plus-size Latinx or Hispanic female actor, age 7–11, is now wanted for the titular role of Valentina. A female actor, age 40–45, who speaks fluent Spanish is wanted to play the grandmother role. Filming will take place on Nov. 13–14 in L.A. Pay is $125 per day, with meals provided.

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TikTok Ad for a Fast-Food Brand

Union content creators, age 18–25, are wanted for a reimagining of the “Eat Your Vegetables” TikTok trend for a fast-food brand. Talent must be based in New York City but may potentially work remotely. Pay is $500 plus 20%, if applicable.

Want this gig? Apply here!

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