Talent Castings



 

APPLE TV'S LITTLE AMERICA

Thursday, April 30 2020

Kumail Nanjiani‘s new Apple TV series “Little America” is now casting new speaking roles.

Telsey and Co is looking for actors to work on the upcoming Universal Television series, Little America for Apple. Casting directors are casting the following roles:

  1. Zahir – Character portrayed is 1-early 20’s, Afghan, male. A gifted Afghan student living in America. Speaks English and Farsi (Dari) or Pashto. Piano or violin skills is a plus but not required. LEAD ROLE.
  2. Young Zahir – Character portrayed is 8 to 12 years old, Afghan male. A gifted Afghan boy living in Afghanistan. Farsi (Dari) or Pashto and piano skills a plus but not required.
  3. Zahir’s Father – Character portrayed is 30’s, Afghan, male. He lives in Afghanistan with his family. Speaks fluent Farsi (Dari) or Pashto.
  4. Zahir’s Mother – Character portrayed is 30’s, Afghan, female. She lives in Afghanistan with her family. Speaks fluent Farsi (Dari) or Pashto.

No experience necessary, New talent encouraged to apply if they fit these role specifics.

NOTE THIS WILL FILM IN CA & Travel will be negotiated

REALITY SHOW FOR WOMEN

Thursday, April 30 2020

AS POSTED FROM THE CASTING CALL:
________
FROM THE CREATORS AND EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS OF QUEER EYE

COMES A NEW SERIES THAT’S MORE THAN A MAKEOVER

We are looking for women who need to jump start their lives!

Are you the only girl in a house of boys?

Did a single dad raise you?

Do you have an overbearing mother?

Have you never left your small hometown?

Recently graduated from school, but not sure what to do?

***Looking for other stories too!***

YOUR TIME IS NOW.

NOW CASTING WOMEN AGES 18-24 NATIONWIDE FOR AN INSIDE-OUT OVERHAUL

FOR A MAJOR STREAMING SERVICE

This journey will take you out of your small town and submerge you into the city where dreams come true - New York City!

It’s time to identify what's holding you back from true happiness and unlock the confidence you deserve, girl!
_________
Hit submit or email casting@gagetalent.com for application details

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE

Thursday, April 30 2020

FOX NETWORKS SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE CASTING NATIONWIDE!
THIS YEAR YOU CAN AUDITION ONLINE!

All persons chosen to participate as contestants are required to verify identity and eligibility to participate in the United States and fulfill the requirements of the production in the United States. Contestants must provide proof of citizenship with a certified copy of her/his birth certificate, valid US Passport or Certificate of Citizenship. A Permanent Resident Card or an Employment Authorization Card must be valid until at least March 31st, 2021.

Hit submit and we will send you details!  For those In Dev: casting@gagetalent.com

TAMPA WEB SERIES

Thursday, April 30 2020

Actors in Tampa Florida for Lead Roles in Web Series 


Location: Tampa, Florida

Type: Web series


My Pointless Life (w/t) is looking for two actors for a lead and supporting role for a scripted digital series. 


Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.

Must submit demo reel.


Logline: An ambitious young executive finds his career and personal life in turmoil after losing both his and his client’s wealth in a series of high-risk business deals. Stranded in a tropical paradise, he’s humbled by a hotel’s hospitality staff, forcing him to reevaluate what really defines his life.


Start Date: TBD
Compensation: Paid
Union/Non Union: Non Union Production


Shooting Schedule: Four days – early May 2020


Character Breakdowns:


Dan – Male, lead, looks 25-30
Wall street financial-type makes a bad money move and loses everything. Disenfranchised from his family, he is stranded at a beach-front hotel and forced to rely on the goodwill of others. Must demonstrate wide emotional range (narcissistic, desperate, angry, generous, etc.)


Bartender – Male, African-American, supporting, looks 50-60
Former veteran, now tends bar at a laid-back beach bar, offers a friendly ear to hotel guests and tough love to Dan.


Payment: Paid

City or Location of call: Tampa, Florida


Must submit demo reel along with headshot and resume

THE FERAL'S

Thursday, April 30 2020

Twisted Laurel Productions has the following roles available for THE FERAL'S

Due to shoot in May 8th, 9th and 10th. 2020.

Sweetwater area of TN 

Food provided, Imdb credit and $100.00 per day plus residuals

All roles will require one day of filming.


DEMOTHI - Native American male in his 20’s to early 30’s.

JOYCE - Editor in chief of newspaper. Older woman in her 50’s. Very stylish

ANNA - Heavy set older woman with a quirky and bubbly personality.

$100,000 PYRAMID

Thursday, April 30 2020

$100,000 Pyramid

The popular ABC game show is getting ready for the 2020 Season 5 of the show and searching for contestants who believe they would be able to make their way up the Pyramid ladder.

Casting directors are looking for SMART, WITTY, DYNAMIC, AND ENERGETIC PEOPLE with a COMPETITIVE DRIVE! On the show, contestants team up with celebrities and put their word association skills to the test for a chance to win big money and prizes.

Filming is Summer 2020 in NYC. Must be 21+ and a legal U.S. resident.

BEAT SHAZAM GAME SHOW

Wednesday, April 29 2020

BEAT SHAZAM GAME SHOW

Must be 18+

They are currently looking for contestants nationwide for season 4 of Beat Shazam on Fox. 

Time to grab a spouse, relative, friend or co-worker and create the ultimate team of two with a wide range of music knowledge. 

You and your teammate could have a chance to compete for up to 1 million dollars! 


They are also looking for the following specialty teams: 

College Students and College Students with Student Loan Debt, Newlyweds, Expectant Parents, Grandparents or Grandparent/Grandkid, Military, Firefighters, Police Officers, EMT's, Nurses, Coaches, Teachers, Wrestlers, Bodybuilders, Flight Attendants, Cheerleaders, Choir Singers, Pastors, Nuns, Plumbers, Construction Workers, Mechanics, Hair Stylists/Barbers, Mail Men/Women, Bartenders, Taxi/Lyft/Uber Drivers, Bouncers/Security Guards, Musicians, Former Pro Athletes, Fitness Instructors/Trainers, Life Guards, Fraternity/Sorority, Monster Truck Drivers, Olympians, Long Distance Runners, Choreographers, Spotify Employees, DJs, Cowboys, Twins, Dancers, Chefs, Sports Fans, Stay at Home Dads or Moms.

JC COMMERCIAL

Tuesday, April 28 2020

Commercial shooting Tuesday of next week  


Actor needed - casting age 40-55
Comedic timing a plus

Must be available all day

Johnson City area 

Paid 

NORFOLK INDIE FILM

Friday, April 24 2020

Location: Norfolk, Virginia

Type: Film

The following characters are needed for the short film “Brrrother” that will be filmed and produced in Hampton Roads, Virginia. If you fit the character description please email me for more details.

Zachary- 6 years old, Middle Eastern/ Caucasian/biracial/ racially ambiguous, the older brother of Adam who is excited about the arrival of his baby brother.

Adam-6 years old, Middle Eastern/Caucasian/biracial/racially ambiguous, the younger brother of Zach who comes off as annoying but loves his big brother

Adam-12 years old, Middle Eastern/Caucasian/biracial/racially ambiguous, the little brother vying for attention through problematic behaviors.

These roles need to be cast ASAP. Please email me. Compensation details are:

Adam-12 yo -Principal character, pay $100.00, IMDb credit, meals on set.

Zachary- 6 yo.-supporting character, pay $50.00, IMDb credit, meals on set.

Adam-6 yo.-supporting character, pay $50.00, IMDb credit, meals on set.

Payment: Paid

City or Location of call: Norfolk, Virginia

SHARK TANK

Thursday, April 23 2020

THE POPULAR ABC SHOW SHARK TANK IS HOLDING IT'S 2020 OPEN CASTING CALLS IN THE FOLLOWING CITIES:

MARCH 19 - LOS ANGELES

APRIL 2 - CHARLESTON, SC

APRIL 18 - SALISBURY, MD

APRIL 23 - NEW YORK, NY


CASTING POTENTIAL HOST/ STAR FOR DIY SERIES

Tuesday, April 14 2020

CASTING POTENTIAL HOST/ STAR for new series.

Casting Carpenters, Designers and DIYers Nationwide for New Show

Location: Nationwide

Type: Reality TV


Now Casting!


Are you an amazing carpenter, contractor, designer, DIYer who specializes or is known for home bars, man caves, she-sheds or bars and restaurants? 

Are you an ultimate party / game day host who’s pimped out your own pad? 

Are you the brilliant carpenter/ contractor behind cool custom-cocktail bars? 

Have you / can you create awesome reno projects for home entertainment areas (basements, backyards etc)?

Let us know how fabulous you are at entertaining!


Please submit by 2020-04-14

NASHVILLE CORPORATE VIDEO

Tuesday, April 14 2020

Paid Opportunity: 

Production is casting real people for internal corporate videos. The videos will not be public use and are research for the company. The details are below:

Dates: April 14-17th (Will just be needed for one day)

Casting Specs: 
African-American, Male or Female, Ages 18-39

Must own and be interested in durable, outdoor apparel.

Bonus if you wear any type of uniform to work.

Interview Information:

Step One: A quick 5-10 min phone interview with me to discuss basics.

Step Two: If selected, you will do a 1-hour video interview with client this week. Payment is $100*.

Final Step: If selected for final day of filming, you will receive an additional $800 for a full (10/12hr) day of filming a glimpse/day-in-life video.

*Only way you will not receive payment is if you are selected for the day of filming but decline.

ACADEMIC VIDEO

Monday, April 13 2020

Casting company:
Seeking Non Union Talent For A Remote Casting and Remote Filming for an Academic Video #1

Everything for this project will be done remotely.

Auditions: Video submissions (script provided)

If selected, there may be a rehearsal (tbd) (via web-cam conference call -- NO IN PERSON REHEARSAL) (TBD) with the Director and Professor.

REMOTE FILMING (NO IN PERSON FILMING) one day the week of April 13th or week of April 20th. We don't have an exact date or schedule at this time.

Specs:

3) Male - 30 to 40 y/o Any Ethnicity

4) Female - 30 to 40 y/o Any Ethnicity

Auditions: Video submissions (script provided)

Rehearsal: TBD -  via web-cam

Shoot: one day week of April 13th or April 20th (TBD) via web-cam

Rate: $300 
Usage:  Buyout 

ASIAN AMERICAN FEATURE FILM

Saturday, April 11 2020

****CAST CALL FOR ASIAN AMERICAN FEATURE FILM****

“Dragon City” is a dark dramedy about an Asian American family who makes amends after the death of an estranged family member. Shooting in the Atlanta and Tucker Region of Georgia. It is scheduled as 15 weekend shoot days and a possibility of 2 reshoot days.

Character Breakdown: (Asian American Family Needed)

Maximus (18-25/Asian/Male): A hotheaded, college dropout struggling to find his muse in art

Katherine (30-45/Asian/Female): Mother of the Zhang family. A helicopter parent that always wants her way.

Kevin (18-25/Asian/Male): The oldest, gay brother of Maximus that struggles with the family drama.

Amy (18-25/Asian/Female): A pre-med student estranged from the family and dealing with long term depression.

William (30-45/Asian/Male): Father of the Zhang Family. A simple, quiet parenting style from Katherine.

Application Deadline: April 11th, 2020. Auditions Date: April 18th - 19th.

DIGITAL VIDEO SHOOT

Friday, April 10 2020

•••Casting for a digital experience video series•••

• Paid $600/day

• Non-Union 

• 2 Day Shoot - April 10th & 11th

• You can submit a headshot and then receives sides so you will self-tape reading part of the script. 

• Client / Exposure - the client is revolutionizing the tree and plant business. These videos will exist on the company website as well as YouTube. 

- ROLES-

MARY, 40-50, woman, she's a wife, mother, and an outdoors-loving woman that enjoys working in the garden. 

Paul, 40-50, man, husband, outdoors - gardening type.


FEMALE FITNESS PROS

Friday, April 10 2020

***Nationwide casting***

Female Fitness Trainer

Client: PrepH

Role: Females 21 - 55 any ethnicity. (see below)

Project: Non-Union / Speaking

Usage: Shown on Websites and PrepH's social media.

Shoot location: At your home, anywhere across the US

Shoot date: Sometime in April 2020, filming at your house/apartment

Compensation:  $500 for a FULL shoot day

We need A woman who is a fitness trainer who focuses and helps women train and create workout routines

We need women who have their own Workout equipment/ yoga matt/bands/weights. in her apartment.

You can be all over the US as this is a vlog video, we will send video equipment for you to film in your apartment/house.


Female Body Builder

Client: Advil PM

Role: Females 21 - 55 any ethnicity. (see below)

Project: Non-Union / Speaking

Usage: Shown on Websites and Advil PM's social media.

Shoot location: At your home, anywhere across the US

Shoot date: Sometime in April 2020, filming at your house/apartment

Compensation:  $500 for a FULL shoot day

*You MUST be a bodybuilder or at least competed in body building comps within the last year. This will be shot by the Body builder at her home on her iphone in a vlog style. We are looking to source a female body builder who has actually competed in tournaments before. Now that that Covid 19 has caused some changes to many people’s schedules/daily routines we want to capture a body builder’s life now that her routine is very different. They must have their own workout equipment or in home gym.  They can be anywhere in the states as well. We will be sending equipment for her to use and we will walk her through the steps


NORTHERN VIRGINIA SHORT FILM

Friday, April 10 2020

NORTHERN VIRGINIA SHORT FILM – SEEKING 7 ACTORS – APRIL 10-12 – PAID

SAG-AFTRA Short Film “Tyndall Typewriters” seeking 7 Actors – $125/day

Shoot Dates: April 10 – 12, 2020
Shoot Location: Fairfax, Virginia
Rate: $125/shoot day (Negotiable for name actors.)

Union and Non-Union actors are encouraged to submit!

Storyline: Typewriter repairman, Thomas Tyndall (played by Theo Adams IV), uses vintage typewriters to remind people of the good old days when communications, social interactions, and relationships were tactile experiences. He helps a once celebrated chef (played by Courtney Jamison) regain her creativity while servicing her machine. Together they find they are connected through the art of storytelling.

SEEKING:

CAPTAIN FARLEY: Caucasian Male, 60s – 70s. A retired naval officer who has seen it all and has no filter, Captain Farley is a lovable grandfather with old school views. He values a person’s character and morals above all else and is convinced that the typewriter repairman would be just perfect for one of his granddaughters…$125/per day. Shoots 1 to 3 days.

JEAN: Open ethnicity Female, 50s – 60s. An antiques dealer who knows how to sell and tell a story. A student of history and a Trekkie, Jean is judgmental and unsympathetic to people who don’t appreciate the items under her care. Beyond her dark humor is a woman who loves and cares for the typewriter repairman, wanting only the best for him…$125/per day. Shoots 1 to 3 days.

THE HOMELESS MAN: Open ethnicity, specifically Caucasian, Latino, and Asian/Pacific Islander. Male, 40s – 50s. Non-speaking. The Homeless Man is a former restauranteur who fell on hard times due to not seeing the power of real human face-to-face connection. He arranges food trucks to serve a five-star meal experience in a public park to the woman of his dreams… $125/per day. Shoots 1 to 3 days.

THE KIND WOMAN: Open ethnicity, specifically Caucasian, Latina, and Asian/Pacific Islander. Female, 30s – 40s. Non-speaking. The Kind Woman is a City Hall employee who discreetly loves to help others. Like most of us, she has lost the ability to unplug and enjoy the experience of treating herself to a day in the park. She is urged to put away her phone and allow herself to be treated to romantic lunch that’s been orchestrated by a Homeless secret admirer… $125/per day. Shoots 1 to 3 days.

BETZY: Open ethnicity, specifically Caucasian, Latina, and Asian/Pacific Islander. Female, 30s. An upper-class home chef, Betzy dreams of becoming the wife of a successful professional. She feels she needs to master cooking as a means to prove to her boyfriend that she’s worth his attention. Needy and insecure, Betzy is looking for emotional support in all the wrong places. Looking for a highly comedic actor…$125/per day. Shoots 1 to 3 days.

MRS. DIAMOND: Open ethnicity, specifically Asian/Pacific Islander. Female, 60 +. Mrs. Diamond receives a rare compliment from the typewriter repairman that brightens her day…$125/per day. Shoots 1 to 3 days.

 THE CUSTOMER: Open ethnicity Female, 18 – 23. Young and trendy, The Customer is interested in antiques purely as a fashion statement, but fails to appreciate the story behind them…$125/per day. Shoots 1 to 3 days.

KNOXVILLE THEATRE DANCE AUDITIONS

Wednesday, April 08 2020

Announcing auditions for The Katharine Slowburn’s Experience next original production!
Emporium in Knoxville 7:30pm

“Rituals in Existing” (title tentative) explores human yearning and fear in the face of the unpredictable and unknown. This in-the-round movement theatre experience features modern dance styles and performance art approaches to all-new music from local musicians. 
It will premiere on November 21-22, 2020. 

Seeking dancers and movers with performance experience in theatre and/or dance. Open to varying levels of experience with a dedication to continued growth and openness to learning. Open to dancers of all body types. POC encouraged to audition. Dancers must be 18+. 

Weekly rehearsal time will be Wednesday, 7:30-10pm. 
Public casting call does not note pay 

FLORIDA SHORT FILM

Tuesday, April 07 2020

Religious Short Film Casting 
Films in ORLANDO
1 day of filming
$300

Title: Chosen Witness

Synopsis: The key events of Jesus' last week through the eyes of Mary Magdalene

Length of Film: 8 to 9 minutes

Client: Campus Crusades Project- (This is a Christian animation short missionary film)

Distribution: Global Dist. through our digital platforms, 1,500 partners, release Easter 2021 in at least 40 languages

Location- Orlando Area (Must work as a Local, no travel compensated)

Animation Notes on the Project:Animation- making a short film for reference acting so animators can see the vision. basically helping animators understand the how the performance on animation needs to be- solely a reference tool for animation department. This means the talent's filmed portion is for reference only to help the animators in designing the film.

NON UNION Project

Character Breakdown:

2 parts: Short film portion:
1) Video reference shoot of actors that animation will use as a guide:
- Mary Magdalene. Woman, late 20's to early 30's -
-Jesus. Man, early 30's
- Mature/old man character, 50 to 60
- Mature/ old woman character, 50 to 60

*** Notes:Ethnicity and looks don't matter.. It is truly all about acting.
Even though the characters have a beard, this is not a requirement.
It is more based on facial acting and expressions.
Jesus actor doesn't have to look like Jesus but would be a bonus if they did.

Mary roles could be two different actresses, depends on the talent's ability and voice etc.

Day Rate for Short Film- 1 day of Filming- $300 per day per actor 

Mary # 2 - Voice over for Animation: This portion will be used for the animation. Client doesn't like the voice currently used and wants it updated.

Woman voice to redub Mary Magdalene, same age late 20's to early 30's
NO longer than 1/2 a Day.
Rate- $150 for half a day of ADR (agents take from this rate)

Audition Process:

Video or Audio Audition:

1) All Talent will submit headshot and resume to casting box.

2) All Talent must send in an Audition Video for the short film portion.
3) Mary Roles- If you are submitting for both you- Then just send in an Audition video. If you are only doing the voice over portion, then send in a mp3/4 file.

Live Audition- Client will do a Call Back (tentatively scheduled Virus situation pending)
Call backs from video submission- April 7th-

Shoot Dates:April - 16th - will be the film shoot
April 17 - Mary audio dub in morning.

Submit through talent profile or Email us at casting@gagetalent.com for further details 

DIGITAL COMMERCIAL FOR DIET APP

Monday, April 06 2020

Nationwide 
LOCATION - This shoot will be done remotely

-SHOOT DATE: Week of April 6th - at your convenience

-UNION STATUS: No Union

-COMPENSATION: $125/ all media buyout 0-2 hours

-CAST/CREW/ROLE NEEDED: Female Talent - description below.

Can audition remotely 
$125 Non Union / All Media Buyout

Shoot can be done by smart phone

1- Female age 35-50, Red Hair and in OK-good shape

2- Female age 35-55, African American

3- Female age 30-40, Mother Type, Any Race, Ok-Good shape 


Location

408 N. Cedar Bluff Rd. Suite 100
Knoxville, TN 37923