Casting Call Info:
Project: Emeryville: Feature-Length Script Table-Read
Location: Austin, TX
COMPENSATION: $25 plus Pizza Lunch.
I am looking for 2 local actors for feature script table read that I plan to shoot sometime this year in Austin. Goal of this table read is to record dialogues that will help polish the script further. Draft script will be emailed to the talent on week of January 5th. Actors are expected to be ‘in character’ at the table read. Please be aware that I am flying in from NYC for this table read. PLEASE Do Not apply if you cannot make the commitment. In past, I’ve had folks who came either unprepared or with an attitude. Please feel free to ask questions.
SYNOPSIS: When their car crashes in a middle of nowhere, a group of teenagers seek help in Emeryville. The village Mayor offers them overnight shelter until help arrives the following day. As time passes, the group realizes that everyone in the village is insane and they soon find themselves fighting for their lives.
DATE/VENUE: January 17, 2015. 10AM-1:30PM. Austin Public Library,
Manchaca Branch, Austin, TX
ETHAN (18-25). Soft-spoken stranger who meets the group at the accident
site. A returning soldier. Shoulders excessive baggage. Dad checked out when he was 5, Mother raised him. Returning after 4 years of service in the Army, his honesty and past connects with Reagan. Honest eyes. Similar Movie Characters- Joaquin Phoenix – The Signs, Lucas Black – The Legion, Toby Maguire – Spiderman
COLE (18-25). Born leader. His main objective is to win Reagan’s attention and affection. He is determined to do whatever it takes to make that happen. Bold, loves to take risks, wants to protect Reagan. Similar Movie Characters – Ryan Phillippe – I Know what you did last summer.
Project Casting: Emeryville – A forgotten village (Working Title). Paid.
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