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Seeking Male and Female Actors for new TV pilot – San Francisco, CA

Casting Call Details:
Pre-production stages of new pilot. Series created by Transgender actress and activist, Aneesh Sheth (www.facebook.com/aneeshspage); (imdb.me/aneeshsheth)
First pilot of it’s kind featuring a transgender woman as the protagonist.
Looking for cast with dedication to a continually changing and growing project over a long period of time.
No compensation at this time. Pay rate may change with the possibility of studio house green-light.

Please submit a headshot and resume. Currently we are only casting for the roles of TRADE and MEREDITH.
All ethnicities are encouraged to submit. This will be an multi-racial cast.
Auditions and call-backs will be held in April.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWN

TRADE: SUPPORTING. 35, ALL-AMERICAN GOOD LOOKS, VERY PROFESSIONAL, STABLE AND INDEPENDENT GUY. POSSIBLY A SMART-PHONE APP DEVELOPER, OR SOME SORT OF ENTREPRENEUR. HAS BEEN DATING ANU (ANEESH SHETH) FOR 6 WEEKS. SINCE THE TWO
HAVE NOT BEEN SEXUALLY INVOLVED HE DOES NOT KNOW SHE IS TRANSGENDER. ANU REVEALS THIS TO HIM AT THE CLIMAX (LAST SHOT) OF THE PILOT.

MEREDITH: LEAD. 20, YOUNG TRANSWOMAN AT THE BEGINNING STAGES OF HER TRANSITION. PURE, INNOCENT, OFTEN NAIVE, POSSIBLY A VIRGIN. LOOKING FORWARD TO TURNING 21 AND ‘LIVING ON THE EDGE’ AS SHE CALLS IT. DETERMINED AND FREE-WILLED, SHE LOOKS TO ANU AS A BIG SISTER, SUPPORT SYSTEM AND ROLE MODEL. UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT AT BERKELEY OF HUMAN SEXUALITY AND GENDER STUDIES. SHE AND ANU MET WHEN SHE VERBALLY ATTACKED ANU AT A JOB FAIR AT THE UNIVERSITY. ALTHOUGH RELATIVELY NEW FRIENDS, THEY ARE VERY CLOSE.

Casting Calls Categories: TV Pilot Casting Calls
Audition Date: April 16, April 18
Project: Seeking Male and Female actors for new TV pilot
Casting Call Location: San Francisco, CA

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