Lead Roles and Extras for Discovery Channel’s “Taking Flight” – Florida Keys Area

04/24/2015

The Discovery series Taking Flight is now casting for a NEW SEGMENT filming in the Florida Keys area.

The show’s casting directors, On Location, have lead and extra roles available and are seeking talent that is local to the Florida Keys area only. There is one lead, speaking role that is being cast as well as a few non-speaking extras. All roles are non-union and paid.
FLORIDA KEYS (Marathon), FL CASTING NOTICE for Discovery Channel Reality TV series “Taking Flight” (NEW Segment – “Two If By Sea”)
Extras & Lead Casting Director: On Location Casting

Audition Date/Location for Lead Roles: Self Submission photos & video via email

**PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT IF YOU ARE NOT LOCAL or able to be Local to the MARATHON, FL (Florida Keys) area!

Tentative Shoot Date: *will be ONE of the following dates so please keep ALL of them open if submitting – Tuesday 4/28/15, Wednesday 4/29/15 or Thursday 4/15

Shoot Location: Marathon, FL

Pay rate:
EXTRAS – $80.00/10 hours ($8.00/hour)
LEADS – $150.00/day (could be higher up to $200.00/day depending on how featured you are and how many lines you are given

Union Status: Non-Union

Discovery Channel show in Florida

ROLES BEING CAST:

EXTRAS
PARTY GUESTS #1, #2, #3, #4: male and female, all ethnicities, age range 20s-30s, young fit ,attractive, fun

LEADS: (will have possible scripted and non-scripted lines so should be comfortable acting/speaking on camera)
DEBTOR: male, Caucasian, age range 30s-40s, playboy type, risk taker, cool pilot type

SUBMISSIONS ASAP via email to: TakingFlightCast@gmail.com with subject line TAKING FLIGHT FLORIDA KEYS (“specify role”). Submissions MUST include ALL of the following: 2 RECENT photos taken within the past month (one head shot and one full body shot), first & last name, contact number, height, weight, city you are located in and please describe your acting experience or experience relevant to the role.

Photos should be of you alone with no one else in photo, NO sunglasses and against a plain/solid color background!! **For LEAD roles PLEASE ALSO submit a short (1-2 minute) video of yourself. Does not have to be professional, can simply be shot with your camera phone.

– Video MUST be in .mov., mp3, or mpg format – we can NOT submit Youtube videos.
– Video should NOT be shot into a mirror. You should not be wearing sunglasses.
– Video should have decent lighting and no loud background sounds. Preferably shot against a solid color background.
In the Video please state your FULL name, where you are located and tell us something about yourself so we can get a feel for your personality and how you come across on camera.

PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT IF YOU ARE NOT IN THE MARATHON/FLORIDA KEYS area!! **YOU WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED for LEAD ROLES WITHOUT INCLUDING A VIDEO submission in the correct format!!!

SUBMISSION DEADLINE is SUNDAY 4/26/15 at 4:00pm, however earlier submissions are preferred so that we can get your photos in front of the Client quicker and have you send in an audition video!

ONLY BOOKING these roles at this time!! NO other submissions please**



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