Paid Casting Call for Toronto Feature Film – Union

TW Productions

Job Position(s): Casting Call
Actor(s) Age Range (if applicable): Various See Post
Project Type: Feature Film
Job Date: Early April - May
Compensation: Paid
Union Status: Union
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Production Company: TW PRODUCTIONS
Production title: REGION OF DARKNESS (Working title)
Project Type: UNION (LBG Production)
Production Type: Independent
Genre: Thriller / Horror / Paranormal
Project length: Feature Film (80 – 90 minutes)
Project format: 4K/6K (RED / Black Magic / Alexa Mini)
Posted on: Wednesday, December 23 2020
Production location: GTA / Toronto, Canada
Compensation: ACTRA LBG Rates, Food, IMDB Credit
KEY DATES: Deadline to Submit January 22, 2020
Producer Notes: You MUST be ACTRA/ACTRA Apprentice for this role. Please submit headshots, resume and a link to your demo reel if available via email provided. While all submissions are appreciated, only those selected will be contacted for self-tape with appropriate sides.
*Please note that all of the production scheduling will be dependent upon COVID lockdown status. All COVID guidelines will be followed.
Auditions: Self Tape (you will be contacted if selected)
Call Backs: Will be notified.
Shooting Starts: 12 days shot over 5 to 6 weekends. Early April-May 2021
CHARACTER BREAKDOWN:
[SUZANNE MACKENZIE] [GENDER: FEMALE] [AGE: 50s-60s] [ANY ETHNICITY] [DAYS REQUIRED: 2-3 Days] [PRINCIPAL]:
50’s-60’s’s wealthy entrepreneur who is not doing well wishes to leave her estates to her grand daughter with the help of a real estate lawyer.
[POLLY GREEN] [GENDER: FEMALE] [AGE: 20s-30s] [ANY ETHNICITY] [DAYS REQUIRED: 7-12 Days] [LEAD]:
30’s Real Estate Lawyer. Strong, confident, goes after what she wants. Driven by greed, she goes after what she wants and gets it no matter what the cost is. She is always on the lookout to make money.
[KENDRA WILSON] [GENDER: FEMALE] [AGE: 20’s-30’s] [ANY ETHNICITY] [DAYS REQUIRED: 7-12 Days] [LEAD]:
20’s, fearless and reckless. An extrovert. She loves to gossip and talks behind someone’s back. Loves to drink and party.
[ELIZA LAURIE] [GENDER: FEMALE] [AGE: 40’s] [ANY ETHNICITY] [DAYS REQUIRED: 7-12 Days] [LEAD]:
40’s, stern and strict. Loud, alcoholic, doesn’t care much for anyone else. She is a medium who can see and hear and communicates with the spirit world.
[HEIDI GRACE] [GENDER: FEMALE] [AGE: 20’s-30’s] [ANY ETHNICITY] [DAYS REQUIRED: 7-12 Days] [LEAD]:
20’s, conservative, concerned and worried. She is confident and smart. She is an archeologist/historian in training – assistant to Dr. Jason Young. She is constantly working hard to do her job well.
[DR. JASON YOUNG] [GENDER: MALE] [AGE: 20’s-30’s] [ANY ETHNICITY] [DAYS REQUIRED: 7-12 Days] [LEAD]:
20’s-30’s, Paranormal Investigator, a Historian and an archaeologist – Arrogant, egoistical, very smart, opinionated, inquisitive and analytical. Will believe it when he sees it type of guy. He analyzes situations based on facts.
[JACK LEE] [GENDER: MALE] [AGE: 20’s-30’s] [ANY ETHNICITY] [DAYS REQUIRED: 7-12 Days] [LEAD]:
30’s, bad-boyish, not the brightest of the bunch. He acts before he thinks based on his feelings. Freshly promoted to being a Detective. But he has a good heart and will go out of his way to safe someone or make sure someone doesn’t get hurt even if it means putting himself in danger.
[LILY THOMPSON] [GENDER: FEMALE] [AGE: 16-18] [ANY ETHNICITY] [DAYS REQUIRED: 7-12 Days] [LEAD]:
16-18. Quiet and confused but rebellious. She holds the key to the reason for everyone being gathered at the house. She is the granddaughter of Suzanne Mackenzie.
[LOU] [GENDER: MALE] [AGE: 20s-30s] [ANY ETHNICITY] [DAYS REQUIRED: 7-12 Days] [LEAD]:
Charming, persuasive, exudes confidence. Athletic and fit. He manipulates people into doing what he wants them to do.

To apply for this job email your details to TorontoIndieFilmProductions@gmail.com