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Casting Call for Feature Film “Underneath It All” (Chicago, Illinois)

Now Casting:
“Underneath It All” is a quirky, outrageous comedy about digging through the past to better one’s future.


Deziree Freeman: 20’s, Caucasian, Slim to average weight (maybe pudgy in some parts), Short, any hair length, Nonchalant style, never too dressed up, a compulsive hoarder, yoga instructor, loves Dolphins, a bit awkward, Indecisive, knows what she wants, doesn’t have the confidence to get it.

Lucy Dicarlo: 20’s, Hispanic or ethnically ambiguous, slim, short, dark hair, very feminine, hip, modern, devilish, evil intentions, Deziree’s best friend for 20 plus years, a bit chauvinistic, aggressive.

Dr. Jacqueline “Jackie” Lincoln: Late ’30’s to ’40’s, any race, stylish, slim figure, good speaker, psychoanalyst, has most of her act together, lonely.

Nelson Franklin: 20’s, solid build, Black/African-American, calm, has his act together, approachable, sarcastic, fun.

Barry Cameron: 20’s, Darker hair, thin, Caucasian, not very attractive, but something interesting about him, grungy, immature, resilient.

(the following have speaking roles)

Umberto Sanchez – 20’s, slim to average, Hispanic, clean cut, friendly, caring, overall nice guy.

Abe Collyer – 40’s or 50’s, overweight, Caucasian, disgusting, bad teeth, creepy.

Puja Kothari – 30’s or 40’s, slim to average size, West Asian/Middle Eastern, professional, clean cut (one scene).

The film will be shot in an around the Chicagoland area. The plan is to shoot in July and August.

Pay is in IMDb credit, copy for reel/resume and delicious food, including Cheez-it’s.

The film’s Director/Writer has won numerous awards, including AVA, Empixx, Pixie and Videographer awards, as well as a Chicago Midwest Student Emmy. His films have been official selections of festivals worldwide, including screenings in Louisiana, Massachusetts, Texas and Manila, Philippines.

Auditions are tentatively scheduled for mid May.

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to ask! Any references or previous work from the Director/crew is available by request.

Please send your resume/headshot, and specify which role(s) interest you most.

Enjoy the warmer weather!

Casting Calls Categories: Feature Film Auditions / Lead Roles Casting Calls / Supporting Roles Casting Calls
Audition Date: TBD
Project Casting: “Underneath It All”
Casting Call Location: Chicago, Illinois

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