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Staged reading (performance reading) “Counting on you” feature film (NYC)

Note: Only the voices of the actors are needed. Actors who are able to do kid voices are encouraged to submit. If you fit the role physically as well that is a plus, but not necessary- this is a staged performed reading of the script to present to investors.
No pay.

Narrator: Male or female, any ethnicity, 40+. Must have clear and concise diction with no regional or foreign accent. Ths narrator will not read any dialogue.

Grandma Walters: Female, any ethnicity, 60-70’s. She is Rob’s adopted Grandma. She lives for Rob. She trusts that Chad will always put Rob ahead of anyone. Sweet-religious woman.

Laura: Female, any ethnicity, 40’s. The widowed mother of Chad. A workaholic, always in her own world, climbing the ladder to success. Not much of a home lover, she is a workhorse, oblivious to anything other than her career.

Kary: Girl, any ethnicity, 5-7. A miniature looking version of Sarah. Kary adores Chad.

Ella: Female, any ethnicity, early 30’s. She is gorgeous in a soft spoken way. Ella is attracted to the rugged type; she has a daughter out of wedlock, Lilly.

Chad: Boy, any ethnicity, 16. The all American kid, cool clothing style, clean cut, polite and well mannered. He is the type of kid all parents wish for; he is the boy all the girls adore and he is the one hero to his best friend, Rob Walters.

Rob: Boy w/blond hair and blue eyes, any ethnicity, 13. The everyday kid, throwaway child. Rob spends every free moment hanging out with his BFF, Chad Summers. Rob is his grandma’s angel on earth.

Lilly: Girl, any ethnicity, 5-6. Ella’s daughter. Tiny and adorable.

Luis: Mexican or Hispanic boy, 16-17. He is friends with Rob and Chad. Luis is the neighborhood flirt and wannabe heartthrob. He spends his day looking for the ladies. Must have comedic ability.

Steve: Male, any ethnicity, mid to late 30’s. He is rough around the edges, but strikingly handsome, muscular body. He is possessive and has a commanding presence over Ella.

Rosemary: Girl, any ethnicity, 5-6. Melissa’s sister. Cute and lovable.

Sarah: Girl, any ethnicity, 17. The pretty ballerina type, fast talker, a danger to boys. Through suggestive provocative speeches she works to lure Chad into her web. Shallow.

Chad’s Dad: Male, any ethnicity, late 40’s. A Jekyll & Hyde type of Dad. Loves hard, gets angry harder.

Sarah Jane: Girl, any ethnicity, 6-8. Chad’s sister. Lives a short life, scared of her father; she finds a safe place in Chad’s arms.

Grandma Summers: Female, any ethnicity, 60-70’s. Chad’s grandma and mother to Laura. Tired and sad, loves her daughter, but they don’t understand each other. Grandma mourns the loss of Sarah Jane and fears for Chad’s future.

Mia: Female, any ethnicity, late 20’s. Ella’s sister, gorgeous as well. Soft spoken.

Chad Roberts: Male, any ethnicity, 18. He resembles Chad Summer’s appearance, height, and size. An excellent dancer, smooth talker.

Mrs. Sanders: Female, any ethnicity, early 40’s. Melissa and Rosemary’s mom. She is over worked, smart.

Mrs. Winters: Female, any ethnicity, early 40’s. Sarah and Kary’s mom. She looks like a doll, she is oblivious to her teenager’s needs, she lives in a box where all is perfect and manicured.

Mr. Sanders: Male w/salt and pepper hair, any ethnicity, late 40’s. Melissa and Rosemary’s dad. Tall big boned and handsome, his work keeps him on the road. Loving to his children, but fails to communicate it.

Note: Only the voices of the actors are needed. Actors who are able to do kid voices are encouraged to submit. If you fit the role physically as well that is a plus, but not necessary- this is a staged performed reading of the script to present to investors.
No pay.

Reading will be in NYC.

Two rehearsals prior to recorded reading.

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LOCATION: NYC

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