Casting notices

CASTING NOTICE from: lawofthelandcasting@gmail.com

LAW OF THE LAND – Feature Film

MINI SYNOPSIS: While the drug epidemic grips national and local news waves, local dealers and traffickers double cross one another for a piece of pie. The perfect hitman, Ash, is hired to restore order by the drug kingpin. Αsh’s code is put to the test when he is double-crossed and forces him to choose between his code of discipline and his private life.

Director: Edward Varnie
Producer: Gabrielle Lui

Company: Dragon Eye Films

Shoot Dates: August 5th – 23rd 2013
Shoot Location: Winston-Salem & Charlotte, North Carolina
Pay: SAG ULB (Deferred), Travel, possible accommodations
Casting Days: TBD – Tentative – mid/late June, Video submissions are acceptable

CONTACT INFORMATION:
Please follow instructions or you put yourself at risk of not being considered

Email Address: lawofthelandcasting@gmail.com

Subject of email: “Role Auditioning for” (example: “Renae”)

Body of email or Attachment: Headshot (or recent photo – needs to be in color,

Black & White will not be considered), Resume, Reel (If available) – YouTube link preferable, Location (where you reside), and Contact information.

LEADING/SUPPORTING ROLES:

RENAE BILLUPS – Female/African American/fair/light skin complexion/LEAD/20-30/: an attractive, approachable woman caught between emotion and reason. A encounter with Ash creates a complicated dynamic within her life. That ultimately makes reexamine her relationship with her brother Charles. MUST BE OKAY WITH NUDITY.

The role of Renae is a good opportunity to establish one’s on-screen presence and capacity. She is in emotionally charged scenes opposite the male lead of film and is allowed to showcase a broad range of emotions. It will be intense and exacting, demanding much concentration and preparation.

CHARLES “CHUCK” BILLUPS – Male/African American/LEAD/20-30: Renae’s brother and Sarge’s nephew and a lieutenant in his drug dealing organization. He was mainly responsible for leading the corner boys in their street dealings and coordinating their earnings and enforcing. He was the main connection between the upper levels of the crew and the street kids that were selling the product. He struggles with his desire to rise in the organization while remaining loyal to his cousin.

MARCO SCOTT – Male/African American/ Supporting/20-30: is a loyal drug dealer for the Billups organization and partner to Chuck, who has served brief prison time for various crimes.

BOOKER “Sarge” BILLUPS – Male/African-American/supporting/24-32: is the head of the Billups organization. He comes from the projects, operates within the projects and plans to expand outside of the projects.

MITCH RATLIFF: Male/African American/Supporting/22 – 32: Mitch is Sarge’s second-in- command, closest friend, advisor and the main strategist behind coordinating their street dealing organization which he does as the main contact for all business, while he runs various legit businesses. He maintains an aspiration to a clean businessman. Together, they operate out of a Barbershop which is a front for money laundering owned and licensed under a clean member of their gang.

TREVOR RILEY: Male/Caucasian/Supporting/26-35: Trevor is a smart methodical veteran detective who makes major contributions to the Billups organization by serving has informant to Mitch in exchange for major arrests leads.

BERNARD GRIER: Male/African American/Supporting/24-32: Bernard is a reckless street level stick-up thief, Bernard is unanimously disliked and feared by drug dealers and criminals throughout the city as his heists hit them hard, while his loyalty code keeps him good standing with the likes Chuck and Marco.

FELICIA BRIGGS: Female/African American/Supporting/24-20: Felicia is Bernards partner and close friend. She’s almost always included on all of Bernards major decisions. Athletic build preferable.

SHANA SWANIER: Female/African American/Supporting/20-27: Shana is the love interest of Benard and best friend to Renae. MUST BE OKAY WITH NUDITY.

MANNY MONTOYA: Male/Hispanic/Supporting/ age unspecified: Manny is a mid level gun dealer and former enforcer. He works from time to time with Ash and his handler McNeil. Manny is one of the few people that actually knows Ash’s name.

MCNEIL: Male/Caucasian/Supporting/mid to late 40′s: Mcneil is a mobster who brokers various deals for known criminals in and around the city. He serves as a mentor and handler to Ash. Often handling his finances and screening the contracts Ash is offered.

DENNIS WORLEY: Male/African American/Supporting/20-24: Dennis works as a dealer and muscle for Bernard.

FEATURED ROLES – all have lines
ANTWAN BIGGS: Male/African American/Supporting/24-32: Antwan works for Bernard as

muscle and a dealer.

STICKS: Male/African American/Supporting/24-32: Sticks works for Bernard, he is a friend and advisor who gives Bernard money when he is in need.

BRIELLE BIGGS: Female/African American/Featured/7-10: Brielle is Antwan’s little sister who sees a violent act that scares her half to death.

LENNY: Male/African American/Featured/17-20: Lenny is a young hungry dealer. MARVIN: Male/Hispanic-Latino/Featured/17-20: Marvin is a young bright-eyed boy who lives

next door to Ash. He admires Ash a lot, like a hero.

ANDREA: Female/Any Race/Featured/18-22: Andrea is an attractive hip young woman. She is as sassy as she is smart. She works as a merchant at the flea market that is attracted to Ash.

DEALER #1: Male/African American/Featured/Mid to late 20′s: Type cast if possible- tattoos/braids

DEALER #2: Male/African American/Featured/Mid to late 20′s: Type cast if possible- tattoos/braids

FEATURED ROLES: No lines, but will have definite screen time since they are in multiple scenes and have specific actions.

ROB SEANGER: Male/Caucasian/Featured/20 to 30: Rob owes Sarge money and has gotten himself into some trouble.

ROB’S GIRLFRIEND: Female/Any Race/Featured/mid 20′s: She is Rob Seanger’s girlfriend.

SARGE’S BODYGUARD: Male/African American/Featured/late 20s: He is in almost every single scene that Sarge is in. Muscular build, stocky.

DEALER(S) – 3: Male/African American/Featured/20’s: tattoos, cornrows, typecast, etc.

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UPDATE- CANCELLED The Garden of Last Days. James Franco
An open casting call for “The Garden of Last Days” is from CANCELED at Altair Casting & Production Services LLC, at 703 Coliseum Plaza Court.
Casting personnel are looking for all ages and types, including what they describe as “a broad range of ethnically distinct individuals and Arabic-speaking individuals.”
They are also looking for professional female dancers to play strippers; a young girl or identical twins to play a 3- to 4-year-old character; and a young boy to play a 2- to 3-year-old character. They ask that you bring a current photo and resume if available, and be prepared to provide contact information, including an email address that you check regularly.

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Wardrobe

Independent, Feature Film still seeking Wardrobe Department Intern (Hendersonville) Date Posted: 4/3/2013

Independent, Feature Film in Hendersonville, NC still seeking Wardrobe Department Intern with own vehicle and valid driver’s license. Position is unpaid/volunteer and intern applicants must be local or willing to work as a local and provide their own housing. Filming dates are April 16th through May 15th.

All applicants should be able to commit to at least 2 days per week. Our shooting schedule will be 6 day work weeks with 2 days off in between each week. We will also have some night shoots, so please indicate if you are not available for evening or night shooting.

Please feel free to submit even if you have a part-time work or school schedule; production will work with your availability. If interested, please send resumes and full contact info (name, email, and phone number) to honeymoonthemovie@gmail.com. Please put ‘wardrobe department intern’ in the email’s subject line.

Extras

bansheeBANSHEE -Will start filming Season 2 in a few weeks. If you are interested in filming with us this season make sure you have submitted your photos (one head shot and one full length) and complete information needed -name,age,phone,city and state you reside, height, weight, complete clothing sizes, make, model, color and year car you drive.Submit to bansheeseason2@gmail.com