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Casting Call for Feature Film “Be Your Woman” – Chicago, IL

Casting Call Details:
Now Casting for an Independent Feature Film
Be Your Woman
Genera: Dramedy

“An eye-obsessed woman looking for love falls for a man with a split-personality”

Casting for the following roles:

– Aislinn Celia — Female, mixed race (think Rashida Jones or Mya Rudolph), 22-27, slim to average size. Dark/ hair/eyes. Nerdy, in a cute way (think Lisa Loeb, Zooey Deschanel and Katy Perry). Funny laugh. Hipsterish/modern style. Looks dressed up for the occasion without trying. Wears a thick pair of glasses. Obsessed with eyes. Collects various “eyeball” paraphernalia. A bit out-spoken. Knows what she wants, but doesn’t know how to get it.

Five words that best describe Aislinn: Hopeful, Curious, Bizarre, Artistic, Needy.

There is partial/implied nudity. There is an implied sex scene with a male that involves some physical intimacy. There is an implied sex scene with a female that involves some physical intimacy. Nothing will be done to exploit you, and the crew will work to make the scene as comfortable as possible.

*The next two characters are for a DUAL ROLE. We are looking for an actress who can play both Dillon and Joyce.

– Dillion Alter — Male, Caucasian, 22-27, slim to average size. Excellent facial features. Big beautiful eyes. Has a business causal style, wearing a lot of blazers, ties, button ups, etc. Works as a carpet cleaner. Has a split-personality named Joyce. Developed by Dillion as a child after spending time with his porn star father. Doesn’t trust many people, and fears they will look down on him because of his disorder. Really just wants to find someone who will love him for him.

Five words that best describe Dillion: Awkward, Seeker, Wanting, Careful, Unsure.

– Joyce Belle — Female, Caucasian, a, slim to average size. Long hair. Innocent looking. Almost angelic. A young, fun style that’s trendy. Big beautiful eyes, the kind that are easy to get lost within. An all-around fun girl. Dillion’s alternate personality. Developed by Dillion as a child. Triggered when he gets “intimate”. Very forward.

Five words that best describe Joyce: Fun, Innocent, Angelic, Playful, Inspiring

There is partial/implied nudity. There is an implied sex scene with a male that involves some physical intimacy. There is an implied sex scene with a female that involves some physical intimacy. Nothing will be done to exploit you, and the crew will work to make the scene as comfortable as possible. This goes for both Dillon and Joyce.

– Homer Flynn– Male, 22-27, Caucasian, chubby. Dillion’s roommate. Another eye lover. After meeting her at the convention, takes a liking to Aislinn . Lazy. Quite the oaf. Think Judah Friedlander. Needs to grow up.

There is a shirtless scene. There is some physical intimacy (kissing).

– Dr. Jessica Navarro — Female, 35-45, Hispanic/Asian, any size. Dillion’s therapist. Unethical. Professional style. Glasses. Hair in a ponytail.

– Sue Ellen Locke – Female, 22-27, Caucasian, Overweight, Homer’s girlfriend. Over bearing. Commanding. Aggressive.

There is some physical intimacy (kissing)

Payment is on a lo/no/deferred basis. This is an ultra low-budget film. We will launch an Indiegogo campaign, but funds are limited. As of now, all we can promise is food and a copy for your reel.

Tentative audition dates are planned for early/mid June, in a location downtown at a venue TBD. We will contact people with info in early May.

Tentative shooting dates will run from late July through early October. We will have a more detailed shooting schedule at the time of auditions.

The Writer/Director of the film has won numerous awards, including Videographer, Telly, and eMpixx awards. His films have screened in Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana and Massachusetts.

The Director of Photography has shot festival selections on location throughout the world, including Florida, Illinois, New York, Tennessee, France, Israel and the United Kingdom.

If interested, please reply with a headshot/resume. Please specify which role is of your interest. Don’t hesitate to ask any questions.

Have a great Spring!

Casting Calls Categories: Feature Film Casting Calls / Lead Roles Casting Calls
Audition Date: Early June
Project: Feature Film Casting
Casting Call Location: Chicago, Illinois

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