CASTING CALL: New Orleans, Louisiana
Non-Union actors in the NOLA area for short film / web series project. Lead, Supporting and featured roles are available (see below). There is some pay.
Open call for Non profit New Orleans organization producing a web series targeted towards younger viewers (ages 18 -24) that focues on healthy teen relationship/lifestyle choices. Ultra low budget. Grant funded.
Male | African American | Age 18 | Role Type: Leading
Hyper Masculine, carrying trauma of having an abusive father; overly dependent on current girlfriend; budding black activist.
Talent should have muscular build.
Female | African American | Age 19 | Role Type: Leading
Lead male’s girlfriend. Budding Feminist/activist. Afro-future artist. Aspires to affect social change
Talent should have natural hair.
Male | African American | Age 49| Role Type: Featured
Lead male’s father. Ex-military, conservative and stern father. Controlling. Stiff.
Commanding presence. Has been verbally/physically abusive in the past.
Talent should have clean cut, military look.
Female | African American | Age 39 | Role Type: Featured
Lead male’s mother. Lonely housewife. Former beauty; now depleted.
Talent should have long hair; petite build.
Male | African American | 19 | Role Type: Featured
Lead young woman’s best friend from childhoold. Gay. Confidant and voice of reason. Very protective of lead young woman.
Talent should be at least 6 feet tall.
Male | Any ethnicity | 19 | Role Type: Supporting
Boyfriend of best friend. Openly gay, supportive partner.
Female | African American | Age 19| Role Type: Supporting
Lead male’s ex girlfriend. Cute, Spunky. Dance team captain type. Trendy fashionista.
Talent should have long hair (weave is fine), fit and curvy build.
Ashe’ Cultural Arts Center
1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
New Orleans, Louisiana 70113
Date: Friday, January 13th
Time: 12p – 8p
Date: Saturday, January 14th
Time: 10a – 1pm
PLEASE BRING A HEADSHOT, YOUR CREDITS AND PREPARED MATERIAL TO READ FOR THE DIRECTOR.
March 2 – 6th
Actors MUST be available on these dates.