MARYLAND FILM OFFICE BULLETIN BOARD - CASTING CALLS/AUDITIONS

 

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Posted May 28, 2015

SEEKING PAID BACKGROUND PERFORMERS FOR A POPULAR POLITICAL DRAMA

Marinella Hume Casting - Casting Calls At Two Locations This Weekend!

- Government Official Types - Black Tie Affair - Men in Black - Cocktail Party Dresses - Business Casual - Art Gallery Types - Working Class

 

1) ANNAPOLIS Open Casting Call

DATE: Saturday, May 30th, 2015

TIME: Between 10 am and 2 pm we won’t turn anyone away

LOCATION: PIP MOYER REC. CENTER, 273 HILLTOP LANE, ANNAPOLIS, MD 21403

 

2) WHITE MARSH Open Casting Call

DATE: Sunday May 31st, 2015

TIME: Between 9 am and 1 pm we won’t turn anyone away

LOCATION: THE AVENUE AT WHITE MARSH, 8125 HONEYGO BLVD, BALTIMORE, MD  21236

NOTE:  YOU MUST PARK BEHIND KOBE STEAKHOUSE

 

Ages 18 & up only at this time please

PLEASE DRESS IN YOUR “BEST” business attire & come “camera ready.”

Men use hair product.

Women please have your hair styled and makeup applied as we will be taking photos for you.

 

CURRENT SAG MEMBERS WILL HAVE A SPECIAL LINE TBD 

 

We Do Not Discriminate Regarding Age, Race, Religion, Ability, or Orientation

 

PRIOR TO OPEN CALL, PLEASE REGISTER ON

www.marinellahumecasting.com (Google Chrome only)

 

Can’t attend? Email current selfies name sizes ht & wt union status to: mhc.drama@gmail.com

.pdf of Casting Call

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Independent Film Production seeks actors/actresses/extras/production personnel


Now in pre-production, the producers of an independent film based on a family drama taking place on the Eastern Shore of Maryland are seeking non-union cast and production members to assist in realizing this film.  We are looking for an adult African-American female, and one adult Caucasian male to portray main characters as parents.  Also needed are three adolescent African-American females to play the lead role of a girl growing up during three different time periods (from the sixth grade, to junior high school, to high school.  It is important that these three individuals appear similar, and mixed race individuals are encouraged to submit).  Also, needed are three adolescent Caucasian males to portray a main character within the same three time periods.  


Supporting actors needed include various ages, sex, and race, and are encouraged to apply.


Principal filming will take place at various locations on the Eastern Shore, with additional filming to take place locally in Baltimore and surrounding rural areas.  Filming will commence this year and progress throughout the year, as a change in seasons is required.  Transportation will be provided if needed.  


For initial consideration, photos (head shot/snap shot), resume, and contact information are required, and may be sent immediately to either:

 

easternshorefilm@gmail.com


or to:


Eastern Shore Film

Tidewater Productions

Post Office Box 103

Darlington, Maryland  21034 

Invitations will be sent for a casting call to be announced at a later date.


Potential production members may also send their resume to the address above for consideration (production assistants, costume designer, MUA/hair stylist, lighting, sound, continuity, etc.).  This film will be entered in various film competitions/exhibitions, and is a non-pay, non-union production.  On-film credit and copy of project will be provided to all participants. Some meals provided.


!!!IMPORTANT NOTE!!!:  All underage participants must be accompanied by a parent at all times.  No exceptions.

 

 

Posted May 27, 2015

EIGHTH PLANET PRODUCTIONS

www.eighthplanetproductions.com
Presents

THRILLER/SHORT,  “Products of Influence”
 
CASTING CALL:
 
LOOKING FOR YOUNG ADULT ACTORS AND ACTRESSES (AGES 16-21) for a short film about four outcasts who decide to take a stand after dealing with bullying at their high school.  Shoot will be in mid June on the weekends.
 
There are EIGHT primary roles for young adults (4 boys, 4 girls), as well as the opportunity for background actors and actresses or EXTRAS.   There are also roles for 4 ADULTS.
 
Please send a SHORT video of your favorite monologue, scene from a dramatic movie or play, or something of your own creation, etc. via our CASTING section on our website (www.poifilm.com) where you can send a link to your audition.  We will reply shortly after receiving your submission.

The second round of auditions will conveniently be a video audition you can do from home with material from the short.  Thanks!

 

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Calling all Fanboys & Fangirls!

Comic Book Men is looking for people to appear on Season 5 of the hit TV series on AMC!

Are you a quirky comic geek with a supersized personality?
Is there a comic related item or retro popculture collectible you’ve been longing to buy or sell?
Then all your four-color dreams can come true at Executive Producer Kevin Smith’s comic shop Jay and Silent Bob’s Secret Stash!!!
Here’s how you get started…


Go to http://comicbookmencasting.com/ and apply ASAP!

**Must be 18 years or older to apply**

**Travel to Red Bank, NJ and batteries not included**

.pdf of Casting Call

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On Saturday May 30th from 6:30pm – 8pm at Montrose Baptist Church in Rockville, Maryland.

The address is:
5100 Randolph Rd
Rockville, MD 20852

We need men, women and kids of all ages to fill the audience for a church scene in our upcoming short film Masquerade. Please RSVP to the email below and let us know if you are coming and how many to expect. If you have any questions, please let us know. If you want to know more, you can check out our Kickstarter for the film, Hope to see you there! The casting notice is below.

Casting Notice
Production title: Masquerade
Union / Non-Union: Non-Union
Production Type: Independent / Christian
Project length: Short Film (20 – 25 minutes)
Release type: Youtube/ Bible study DVD
Production location: Maryland
Production Company: Christian Walk Alive
Company website: www.christianwalkalive.org
Kickstarter website: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1905540008/christian-short-film-masquerade/description
Director: Larry Amon
Email: info@christianwalkalive.org
Compensation: Bottled water, Copy of DVD

 

 

Posted May 21, 2015

Future Generation Studios is in need of 15-20 non-union extras for a bar scene in "Greed" being filmed in Washington DC on Sunday May 31.  Females and Males of all ethnicities between 26-40 are needed.  Call time is 7:30am and you must come makeup ready with two different types of casual wardrobe.  All extra roles are unpaid. Submit resumes and selfies to castingdirector.fgs@gmail.com for consideration.

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The short film A DANDY AFTERNOON is now casting principal actors.

This is a UNION shoot and will be shot in Baltimore mid-July.

Please submit a headshot and resume to adandyafternoon@gmail.com for the following roles:

Emerson (female), 18-26 to play 18 or younger. Any ethnicity. She is the leader of this eccentric duo.  Emerson is a no nonsense girl, but a poet, with lofty goals and high standards. [Any build, but strong]

Keller (female), 18-26 to play 17 or younger. Any ethnicity. She is the follower and wild card with a flare for dramatics. Keller looks up to Emerson. [More on the petite side]

Officer Goodman (male), 40-50. Caucasian. He is a dandy but almost too squeaky clean. He is antsy yet in control. [Must be on the taller side]


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Cable broadcast network is seeking talent for the several roles in an upcoming series. 

Timeframe: Must be available to shoot for 4-5 consecutive days during the first week of June 8 – 26th.  Each episode will be filmed weekly.

THESE ARE PAID NON-UNION ROLES.  ALL TALENT MUST BE LOCAL TO THE DC/MD/VA AREA.  NO TRAVEL EXPENSES WILL BE PAID.

Casting Session is tentatively set for Thursday, May 28th from 10am - 2pm in Silver Spring, MD.

We are seeking talent for the roles listed below:

Primary Participants 

1)    Caucasian Male, Ages 20s-30s.  Light haired. Has Experience with speaking roles.  Clean Shaven.

2)    Caucasian Male, Ages 40s-50s.  Dark haired. Has Experience with speaking roles.  Has Full Facial Hair.

Secondary Participants 

3)    Caucasian Male, Ages 20s – 40s. Has facial hair or willing to grow it.  Experience with speaking roles is a plus, but not required.

SEVERAL PARTICIPANTS NEEDED. 

4)    Caucasian Male, Ages 40s-50s. Has Experience with speaking roles.  Facial hair or willing to grow it. Experience with speaking roles is a plus, but not required. 

5)    Caucasian Female, Ages 20s – 30s.  Medium to Dark haired.  Small to Medium Build.  Experience with speaking roles is a plus, but not required.

6)    Caucasian Female, Ages 30s-40s.  Large build.  Experience with speaking roles is a plus, but not required.

7)    Hispanic Female, Ages 18 – 20s.  Dark haired.  Small to Medium Build.  Experience with speaking roles is a plus, but not required.

 

Peripheral Participants (With no lines)

 

8) Caucasian Males, Ages 20s – 40s. No experience with speaking roles is needed.  May need facial hair or be willing to grow it.  Need clean shaven for just a few roles.

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS

Send Headshot and Video Demo (if available) with SUBJECT LINE “NON-UNION CASTING CABLE SHOW” totien@storylabfilms.com  Be sure to include your phone number.

Please do NOT apply if you do not have the specific qualifications listed.

Peripheral participants may be cast without attending the casting session – upon submission of headshot/resume/reel.

No phone calls, please.

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Carlyn Davis Casting is looking for non-union talent for a voice over project recording in Washington, DC May 27, 28, or 29, 2015. We are looking for the following NON-UNION talent:

Men and women, 20s-50s, who can speak English with a slight Latino/Latina accent.

For consideration or for more information, please email jen@carlyndaviscasting.com with your resume and voice over demo (if you have one).

Please include all contact information in the body of the email. If you do not have a DC/MD/VA local number, please indicate where you are currently located. Please put "Voice over casting" in the subject of your email.

All submissions must be received no later than 3pm, Friday, May 22, 2015.

We are looking for Washington, DC local talent ONLY at this time. Please DO NOT submit if you do not fit the breakdown above.

No phone calls, please. Thank you!

 

Posted May 15, 2015

*** OPEN CALL TODAY!!!! ***

Attention Washington DC types !  Seeking Paid Background Roles !  Open Call ! 

 

SEEKING PAID BACKGROUND PERFORMERS FOR A POPULAR POLITICAL DRAMA

Open Casting Call: Friday May 15th 2015

3PM-7 PM

THE BEL AIR ARMORY, 41 NORTH MAIN STREET

BEL AIR , MARYLAND  21014                                

Ages 18 & up only at this time please .

PLEASE DRESS IN YOUR  *BEST* upscale attire & come “camera ready",  men use  hair product , Women please have your hairstyle and make up applied as we will be taking your photos for you . * Think Black Tie Affair  * Government Official Types * Men In Black   * Cocktail Party Dresses , Business Casual, Art Gallery Types, Working Class

* CURRENT SAG MEMBERS  WILL HAVE A SPECIAL LINE

We Do Not Discriminate Regarding Age Race Religion Ability or Orientation

 

If you cannot attend the open call, you can still register yourself for extra work at:  www.marinellahumecasting.com & www.facebook.com/MHC.balt.dc?ref=hl

 

NOTE:  ONLY USE google chrome to upload your photos please

Or e-mail current photo along with name, sizes (ht & wt), contact info, union status  mhc.drama@gmail

 

Posted May 8, 2015

 

SEEKING NON-UNION TALENT! "10Tales" is now Casting through Self-Recorded Submissions! 

http://us2.campaign-archive1.com/?u=bf17a5618149c844b9751025b&id=492b77544e

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TELEPROMPTER PROFICIENT FEMALE TALENT FOR A SERIES OF VIDEOS FOR A HIGH END LUGGAGE COMPANY FOR E-BAY.

- SPEAKING ROLE - 'HOSTESS' TYPE - ABSOLUTE MUST  -- EXTENSIVE  TELEPROMPTER EXPERIENCE -- LOTS OF COPY.  PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT IF YOU DO NOT HAVE EXTENSIVE TELEPROMPTER EXPERIENCE.
- RATE IS $1000 PER DAY PLUS TRAVEL AND HOTEL IF NECESSARY
- FEMALE TALENT - 20 TO 35 Y/O -- PRETTY, LIFESTYLE TYPE, CAUCASIAN AND ALL ETHNICS OK
- COULD BECOME A RE-OCCURRING ROLE
- AUDITION IN KING OF PRUSSIA ON TUESDAY MAY 12 - MUST BE AVAILABLE FOR THE AUDITION

- SUBMIT HEADSHOT AND RESUME' INCLUDING TELEPROMPTER EXPERIENCE ASAP; IF CLIENT IS INTERESTED, WE WILL LET YOU KNOW TIMES FOR AUDITION -9AM TO 4PM  Look Models & Actors Agency info@lookmodelsandactors.com

CHECK OUT OUR WEBSITE

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Carlyn Davis Casting is looking for talent for a SAG CAT I industrial shoot. It will shoot May 13th 13th or 20th in Northern Virginia. We are looking for the following types:
 
Female, 50+ years old, MUST HOLD AN ACTIVE SECRET CLEARANCE.
 
For consideration please email jen@carlyndaviscasting.com with your headshot. Please put "SAG Industrial" in the subject of your email and be sure to include your phone number. If you do not have a local VA/MD/DC phone number please indicate where you are currently located.
 
All submissions must be received no later than 4pm on Monday, May 11, 2015.
 
Union and Non-union may apply. We are looking for Washington, DC local at this time. Please DO NOT submit if you do not fit the breakdown above.
 
No phone calls, please. Thank you!

 

 

Posted May 1, 2015

 

NBC's Show, First Dates, Executive Produced by Ellen DeGeneres is casting singles out of the Maryland and surrounding areas who are interested in going on a first date. We will interview all applicants and set them up with someone who shares similar interests and tastes. Our website where applicants can apply is:

https://firstdatescasting.popular.productions/

 

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Taylor Royall is Casting a Pilot

Fallon Style Kids Science Show - AUDITION

Spec:
kids, all ethnicity, great personality, age 9 - 17 yrs old.
Pay: $300 + Pilot if picked up. 

The combined skills we are looking for are (not every candidate needs to possess all of these):

Acting, Improvisation, Dancing, Singing, Comedy

Some personality traits we are looking for are (not every candidate needs to possess all of these):

Natural/organic, Uninhibited, Plucky, Curious, Outgoing, Unpretentious, Quick thinking, Funny, Relatable/identifiable to tweens

Submit: betsy@betsycasting.com

 

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ACTRESS NEEDED for Short Film Psychological Thrillers
 
Synopsis:
 
1) The story of woman who endures and overcomes 
     physical and psychological abuse at the hands of 
     a Home Invader. 
 
2) The story of a woman who longs to trade in her 
     life as a Corporate Executive for that of an Artist.
 
Seeking:
 
Female, late 20's/early 30's, of any race or ethnicity,
TO PLAY MULTIPLE ROLES. 
 
If you're interested, and up for a challenge, please 
email headshot, bio, and links to any video perfomances
to:  seyersirhc@hotmail.com
 
Filming will take place in the Parkville area of Baltimore
County, and will begin shooting once an Actress is cast. 
 

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Black + Decker Web Series

Part-Time, Non Union

Paid


  We’re looking for a hip and ethusiatic male or female, appearing in their 20’s, to host our educational web series “BLACK+DECKER University”, where we discuss tips, tricks, and facts about common DIY’er tools and projects. Stand-up and improv experience is a plus. Experience with power tools, woodworking, and lawn tools are also a plus. 

Filming begins in the Baltimore and Towson areas June 2015 and continues through out the year. Dates are TBD.

Auditions will be scheduled on Friday May 15th between 10am-4pm.

To be considered, please respond to this post by emailing your headshot or photo, a resume and/or short bio, and any links to video material totavon.mayne@sbdinc.com with your name and “Webseries” in the subject line. 

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My name is Andre Faulcon my project is a short film about a guy who needs his medication to stay balance but unfortunately that doesn't happen. This short film will be rated R and I'm looking for a female actress only at this time. This will be a gym scene and BLOODY so she has to be in shape or at least look like it with no physical limitation and ok with "blood" must have long hair to be put in a pony tail and have gym clothing, age between 21-35 or attractive. Everything is improv no scripts will be written and if you like to act that's ok to..

This is a low budget short film that will get shot in the Baltimore area so im looking for -Volunteers- who want to be part of a great film and be on the same mission as me to get this project launch. Send full body pic and head shot (selfies is ok) to email at casting7@yahoo.com

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VIBEFFECT VIDEO

 

Mix of urban/suburban and socio-economic backgrounds (private and public schools)

Casting for
graduating juniors and  graduating sophomores and their parents
We are looking to have students and a parent talk about college on camera. This will be used as a promotional video. The product helps to find the perfect college for you. We are looking to have 20 people have a real discussion about the pros and cons of finding the right college.
 
Pay:  $150.00 and everyone gets the vibeffect assessment tool for free, approx $250 value 
 
Audition Date: TBD, as needed
Shoot Date: Sat. May 16th
 
If interested in auditioning please email:
betsy@betsycasting.com
 
your name & your childs name & grade?
where do you live
where does your child attend high school?
what year will your child start college?
email a picture

 

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Dean Alexander is shooting a play poster for the theater group in DC, Wolly Mammouth. Chech out Dean's work: http://www.

deanalexander.com
Spec:
Egyptian (looking) ethnicity male role, aged in 40's and heavier set than a fit model…& a 30-40 yr old white…

These maybe be award winning posters
Pay pay but a tear sheet & theater tix
The shoot date is next week  May 5 in Dean's studio in Baltimore
For 3-4 hours.  Here is the catch- fun but need willing participants:  The shot is the two males urinating as if in a peeing contest (hence title winners and losers for play) into a urinal at Dean's Studio on set.  We would have props fake the peeing with hidden squirt bottles…camera at back so body parts exposed or anything weird… 
please submit: betsy@betsycasting.com