Now Casting: Star in a Short Supernatural Film + 3 More Gigs

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“I Sell Fear for Five Dollars,” a short supernatural film, is seeking talent today for its lead roles. Plus, a surreal horror short, a student film, and a college TV pilot are casting today.

“I Sell Fear for Five Dollars”

Join the cast of “I Sell Fear for Five Dollars,” a short film that tells the story of an ambitious salesman who encounters a mysterious stranger offering a device promising success and becomes trapped in a dark void, only to discover he’s the latest pawn in a sinister game that rejuvenates the stranger at the expense of lost souls. Two male actors, aged 25–90, are wanted for the starring roles of Brandon and Warren. Rehearsals and filming will take place in North Hollywood, California, with dates TBD. Pay is $150 per day for two days of work, with meals and gas compensation provided.

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“Dream Therapy”

Dream Therapy,” a surreal horror short student film about a woman who suffers from recurring nightmares, is seeking two actors, aged 18–59, to play The Woman and The Therapist. Filming will take place on March 31–April 1 in Brooklyn, New York City. Pay is $50 with meals and craft services provided.

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“Dinner With the Hoffmans”

Casting is underway for “Dinner With the Hoffmans,” a short student film that follows a theme park character actor who, after secretly ditching work to attend an important family dinner, must navigate a way to get back to work without his judgemental family finding out he is not on a path toward becoming an EGOT winner. Actors, aged 15–60, are wanted for various roles, including the starring role of David. Strong improv skills will be required for all roles. Callbacks will be held on March 21–22, followed by filming on April 1–4 in Santa Clarita, California. Talent will receive deferred pay with rates TBD. Copies, credit, and meals will be provided.

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“Sugar Daddy”

Sugar Daddy,” a TV pilot for a California State University Northridge TV production class, is seeking talent, aged 5–90, for on-camera and voiceover roles, including the starring role of Ellie. Filming will take place in April in the Los Angeles area. Pay for the main cast is $100–$250 for five days of work with mileage provided (rates negotiable based on distance). Supporting roles are unpaid.

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