Love ‘Stranger Things’? Apply to These Gigs

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Stranger Things” fans can rejoice because the fifth and final season of the Netflix hit show is finally in production. The streamer announced this month that the cast and crew have assembled for the last go-around between the Hawkins gang and the Upside Down. Though we still don’t know when Season 5 will drop, you don’t have to wait for your own sci-fi or horror adventure. Audition for these great gigs now.

“The Final Production”

A nonunion horror feature film is casting for its late 2024 shoot in Alliance, Ohio. Production is filling multiple roles, including a lead male actor, aged 18–25, to play Robbie, a lead all-gender actor, aged 18–30, to play Bobby, and a lead female actor, aged 18–25, to play Sarah. All listed roles pay $1,000–$1,500 per week for an estimated seven weeks of work. 

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“The Neighbor”

A nonunion horror feature film is casting for its upcoming shoot in Atlanta. Production is filling multiple roles, including a lead male actor, aged 35–55, to play William Anderson, a supporting female actor, aged 35–55, to play Kathreen Anderson, and a supporting female actor, aged 35–55, to play Susie Moore. All roles pay $130 per day for an estimated four days of work. 

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“Midnight Woods”

A horror short film is casting for its Feb. 24–25 and March 9–10 shoot in Oakland, California, and Petaluma, California. Production seeks a lead female actor, aged 25–38, to play Suzanne. The role pays a flat rate of $1,000 for an estimated three days of work. Please note that the role of Suzanne requires running skills. 

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“You’re a Weirdo, Bro”

A horror short film is casting for its June shoot in Oakland, California. Production is filling multiple roles, including a lead female actor, aged 27–35, to play Victoria, a supporting female actor, aged 50–60, to play Mrs. Reese, and a supporting female actor, aged 25–30, to play Stacy. All listed roles pay $400 per day for an estimated two days of work. 

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“Creature Fear”

A nonunion horror feature film is casting for its spring shoot in the northern Wisconsin area. Production is filling multiple roles, including a lead female actor, aged 24–35, to play Miriam, a lead male actor, aged 24–35, to play Charles, and a lead male actor, aged 24–35, to play Paul Pilcrow. All roles pay a flat rate of $100–$200 for an estimated eight days of work. Please note that the role of Miriam requires folk singing, acoustic guitar, and violin skills. The role of Charles requires singing and acoustic guitar skills, and the role of Paul requires firearms training skills. 

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