Casting actors for Student Film | Chicago


Casting notice posted on, casting location: Chicago
Casting call for “OVERNIGHT”.

Logline: Kimber learns a fatal lesson after peer pressure and dishonesty leads to a night of terror.

DePaul University graduate student shooting a short horror film (20 minutes) over two days: Saturday, October 8th (all day) & Saturday, October 15th (all night).

Shooting location: North Aurora, Illinois

Casting location: Chicago & Surrounding Suburbs

Searching for: Two talented female actors for the non-union short horror film entitled “Overnight”. One location. Two shooting days: one day and one night.


KIMBER – Naive, innocent, a follower. Athletic. Must wear a fiberglass leg cast on one leg. Needed for both days, Saturday, October 8th (day) and Saturday, October 15th (night). (Age 22-26. Caucasian/White).

HOLLY – Kimber’s best friend. Aggressive. Manipulating. Also athletic. Only needed for Saturday, October 8th (all day). (Age 22-26. Caucasian/White).

If interested, please email headshot and resume along with all other contact information necessary.

Pay: minimal. Food and drink on location. Travel reimbursement negotiable.


This will be an aggressive shoot and we apologize for the late notice. Family illness originally put this project on hold, but now it’s a go.

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