Casting Call in Los Angeles for Student Film “Stake Out”

Student Film

Job Position(s): Casting Call
Actor(s) Age Range (if applicable): Various
Project Type: Short Film
Job Date: February 28 - March 1
Compensation: Volunteer
Union Status: Non-Union

Graduate Production Casting Call!

“Stakeout”

Director: An-ge “Thomas” Jiang
Producer: John Thompson
Casting Director: Lutong Wang

Logline: A South Korean detective tracks down the gang members who killed his wife for revenge.

Shoot dates: February 28th – March 1st (Fri-Sun). Full days in Los Angeles, C.A.
Callbacks: No later than February 16th
Rehearsals: Between February 17th, 22nd, and 28th (Early)

Casting:

Tae-Bin (Male, 23-30, Asian, Lead) is one the youngest detectives in his precinct. He is a somewhat tall, medium to above average build man with martial arts skills. He was married to his wife Ha-Yoon until she was killed by criminals who he was investigating. He wants to avenge her for the injustice done to her.
*Note: This role is physically demanding and will require extensive fight choreography rehearsals before filming. Prior martial arts training is preferred, but not necessary.

Seo-Won (Male, 25-30, Asian, Supporting) is a medium height, stocky man and the leader of a pack part of a criminal syndicate. He is responsible for the death of Ha-Yoon. A man without fear, he meant to send a message to Tae-Bin by killing Ha-Yoon to make sure Tae-Bin stopped snooping. Unfortunately, his actions warranted the opposite reaction.
*Note: This role is physically demanding and will require extensive fight choreography rehearsals before filming. Prior martial arts training is preferred, but not necessary.

Joon-Yun (Male, 22-30, Asian, Supporting) is a medium height and lanky man. He is Seo-Won’s top henchman and bodyguard. His job is to follow and protect Seo-Won with his life, and will fight to the death to do such.
*Note: This role is physically demanding and will require extensive fight choreography rehearsals before filming. Prior martial arts training is preferred, but not necessary.

Ha-Yoon (Female, 21-30, Asian, Supporting) is an attractive and compassionate young woman. She was Tae-Bin’s wife and a preschool teacher until Tae-Bin’s investigation on Seo-Won led to her murder. She is murdered prior to the events of the film, and her scenes are shown in flashback sequences.

Rate: Copy, Credit, Meal

Auditions are 1-6pm on February 10th (Mon) and 14th (Fri) at the LMU Playa Vista Campus. Please email if interested. If you cannot make this time, please email regardless!

To apply for this job email your details to ajiang@lion.lmu.edu


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