Child Actors Needed for Student Film Production


Where: Waltham, MA
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Type: Student Films

Casting Call Details:

Actors of various ages needed for 12-15 minute heist film created as a student production.

Audition Date:
Sunday, January 27th, 2013
12:00pm – 7:00pm

Mandel Center for Humanities – Room G11
Brandeis University
415 South Street
Waltham, MA

The audition sides (excerpts from the script and other monologues) will be provided at the audition.

The Film: “Wild Ruse”
Filming: 10 days over the course of February and March, on the weekends.

Description: “A burned cop and a mysterious possibly psychotic thief team up for a daring and surreal caper on the most notorious crime boss in town.”

Parts Available
Damien (Adult): Male, Age: 24-32
A burned undercover cop seeking to clear his name by pulling a caper on the man who framed him, hires a thief who he isn’t sure he can trust, and is haunted by his past, and the friends he left behind. Athletic build preferred.

Red (Adult): Male, Age: 24-32
Red is a thief with a vicious and cunning streak, held under the thumb of a blackmailing mob boss who he thought he could double-cross. He seems to have something a little unhinged about him, but his mysterious or perhaps supernatural aura keeps the truth from coming out. Must have red hair or willing to dye hair.

John Wolfe: Male, Age: 24+
John is the right hand man of The Rat, the notorious crime boss who holds the city under his sway. Nothing else is known about him, except that he is a large and vicious killer.

Guard: Male, Age: 25+
Just a guard, who is on duty for The Rat.

Damien (Young): Male, Age: 17-23
A young kid trying to figure out what to do with his life. Must be willing to shave head.

Rey: Male, Age: 17-20

Tough-looking kid. Wiry frame preferred. Must have red hair or willing to dye hair.

Young Child 1 and 2: Male, Age: 6-11
Children extras. Non-speaking part. One must have red hair or willing to dye hair.

Barman: Male, Age: 35-70

Paunchy, working class guy, maybe a little bit of a temper but he’s not all bad, as long as he doesn’t get angry.

Busboy: Male, Age: 12-15

Non-speaking part. Young, skinny, with puppy dog eyes.

Payment: Non Paid

City or Location of call: Waltham, MA
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