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Backstage now offering free casting director submission labels


Actors who are familiar with Backstage know that it is one of the top resources out there for professional and aspiring actors. Now actors are being given the opportunity to receive a free subscription to Backstage Daily, and also receive a free set of casting director and talent agency mailing labels. Actors can use these labels to submit their headshots and resumes to top entertainment industry casting directors to be considered for films, television shows, and commercials that they are casting, and also to submit to top industry talent agencies for possible representation. The Backstage Daily email newsletter lists casting notices, auditions information, etc. Both are exclusively available when actors sign up by visiting http://goo.gl/nX8qDn

Tip: Actors are not located within the United States can simply leave the "State" drop-down box empty, and not choose a state.

Talent that is not familiar with Backstage can read about it at the following Wikipedia page - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Backstage_(magazine)

If the mailing labels are not received within a week, please contact the Backstage customer service team and let them know you have not received the labels - customers@backstage.com

2017 Toronto Actors Resource Guide eBook is now available!

The brand new 2017 Toronto Actors Resource Guide eBook is now available! This is the 22nd location in the series, and the eBook contains the most up-to-date, accurate, and comprehensive resources available for actors in Ontario, Canada. There is now a very large amount of major studio feature films and network television series in production in Toronto. The Toronto Actors Resource Guide eBook includes the following information and documents for adults, minors, and foreign talent who would like to work as an actor or extra on film and television productions in Toronto, Ontario and in Canada:

• Toronto Casting Directors
• Toronto Extras Casting Directors
• Toronto Talent Agents
• Toronto Acting Schools and Coaches
• Toronto Headshot Photographers
• General Talent Agent Information
• Miscellaneous Toronto Actor Resources
• Audition Tips
• How to make an Audition Video
• Sample Actors Resume
• Sample Beginning Actors Resume
• Sample Cover Letter Casting Directors
• Sample Cover Letter Talent Agents
• Glossary of Entertainment Industry Terms
• Canadian Work Permit Overview
• Applying for a Work Permit outside Canada
• Canada Work Permit Information for Foreigners
• Canadian Document Checklist for a Work Permit
• Temporary Canadian Foreign Worker Program
• Canadian Application for Temporary Resident VISA
• Canadian Visa Photo Specifications
• Information for Parents of Child Performers
• Canadian Family Information Form
• Canadian Use of a Representative Form
• Guide To Canadian Child Labor Laws

You can now order your copy of the 2017 Toronto Actors Resource Guide eBook for $19.95 through Amazon Payments at the following - http://www.actorsresourceguides.com/toronto-actors-resource-guide-ebook.html

You can also now order using Square Cash (https://cash.me). My email address to send your payment through Square Cash is alan.baltes@gmail.com and my Square Cash username is $AlanBaltes. Simply enter "TORONTO" and your EMAIL ADDRESS in the "FOR" box when sending the $19.95 payment. I can also send a $19.95 payment request if you give me your email address or cell phone number. Contact me at alan.baltes@gmail.com if you would prefer a payment request with a link that you can use to pay.

Once payment is received, your eBook will be emailed to you.

National TV commercial casting call in Los Angeles

PEOPLE WITH COOL HOBBIES, UNIQUE SKILLS and INTERESTS to appear in a NATIONAL TELEVISION COMMERCIAL...interested?

Rick Montgomery Casting seeks LOS-ANGELES-AREA residents to star in a national TV commercial for a credit reporting service.

We are looking for PEOPLE WITH COOL HOBBIES, UNIQUE SKILLS and INTERESTS between 21 and 40 years old, who have a credit rating of 650 or better (if selected, you will be asked to provide written documentation of your CURRENT FICO CREDIT SCORE over 650).

PAY: $500 for the day of the shoot and another $2,500 when your commercial airs!

DON’T DELAY! We want to meet you in action IMMEDIATELY. We’ll be interviewing candidates through mid-February ONLY. Please contact SUSAN ASAP at: castingcall.susan@gmail.com and provide us with the following info to be considered:

1) Your name and age
2) Your telephone number and email address
3) Your current FICO Credit Score
4) 2-3 sentences about what you do for a living (list all jobs)
5) 2-3 sentences about your COOL HOBBIES, UNIQUE SKILLS and INTERESTS (list everything you can think of!)
6) Photos of you with your face clearly visible (a selfie is fine) and 2-3 pictures of you engaged in your COOL HOBBY, UNIQUE SKILL and/or INTEREST (JPEG preferred, under 40MB, sent as an ATTACHMENT)

All talent must be legally eligible to work in the United States. The Los Angeles Actors Resource Guide eBook includes the following information and documents for adults, minors, and foreign talent who would like to work as an actor or extra on film and television productions in Los Angeles and the United States:

• USA Child Actor Work Permit Requirements
• California Child Actor Permit Application
• California Minors Summary Chart
• Child Actor Coogan Trust Deposit Instructions
• California Division of Labor Standards Offices
• Immigration Work Permit Information
• Non-Immigrant Visa Application

In addition to the following Los Angeles Actors Resources:

• Audition Tips
• How To Make an Audition Video
• Los Angeles Casting Directors List
• Los Angeles Extras Casting Directors List
• Los Angeles Talent Agents List
• General Talent Agent Information
• Los Angeles Acting Classes List
• Acting Classes for Young Actors in Los Angeles
• Los Angeles Headshot Photographers List
• Sample Actors Resume
• Sample Beginning Actors Resume
• Sample Cover Letters
• Entertainment Industry Terminology
• Miscellaneous Los Angeles Resources
• Actors Unions
• PDF Users Guides

The Actors Resource Guide eBooks are available here.

Longhorn Vapor TV commercial casting call in Texas

Casting Search – Longhorn Vapor 2016 Campaign

Casting Call
  • Project Type: Commercial
  • Company: Longhorn Vapor Co.
  • Location: Irving, TX
  • Start Date: January 7, 2016
  • Shooting Schedule: 1 day
  • Send headshots and resumes to: gabe@longhornvapor.com
CASTING SEARCH – Longhorn Vapor 2016 Campaign 

Description – Longhorn Vapor Co. is launching an online ad campaign that will highlight the companies new products. We are proud of our Texas heritage and are creating a campaign to highlight just that.

Mr. Longhorn – Mid 20s, man’s man. Good looking and well groomed.
Mrs. Longhorn – Attractive southern girl with a big smile.
Competitor - Male or female, age open. Able to make fun of themselves, as this character will be the foil of our hero.

TO SUBMIT – please email recent headshots and resume to gabe@longhornvapor.com

Longhorn Vapor supplies comprehensive range of E-Cigarette products and E-Liquid flavors. Longhorn Vapor is the leading manufacturer of the finest E-liquid flavors and E-cigarettes in the market. With extensive research, they only strive to provide the best quality products to the industry. They cater to businesses as well as individuals, and their goal is to become a one-stop shop for all.

All actors must be legally eligible to work in the entertainment industry in State of Texas, and in the United States. The Dallas Actors Resource Guide eBook has the documentation and information for adults and minors who wish to work on films, television shows, and commercials in Texas and in the USA. All Actors Resource Guide eBooks are available here.

Casting call for national pizza chain


NOW CASTING
An industrial for a well-known national pizza chain!
Families, college kids, children and sports types needed.

RATE: $300/10!!!

Work dates December 7-11, 2015 -  Must be available all days

SPECIAL NOTE: Roles described below are All-American types, all ethnicities. Must portray positive, happy, wholesome, good clean fun! Hoping to elicit "warm and fuzzy" feelings from our viewers. Location: ATLANTA, GA

Adolescent Hockey Team & Coach
(All Ethnicities)

- Male kids and teenagers needed to portray a hockey team. Ages 10-19, all ethnicities. Hockey experience is a must! Kids Must be clean-cut, no long hair, piercings of any kind and/or visible tattoos.
- Hockey Coach/Dad: Experienced Hockey coach, prefer a male, mid 40s. All ethnicities please apply
Any coaching experience of any sport is preferred, but not required. Must be shaven and clean-cut.

Sleepover in Suburbs
(All Ethnicities)

- Caucasian Mom type in mid 30s hosting a sleepover with daughter and friends.
- Caucasian Parents of sleepover friend. Mom and dad type. Also, in mid 30s. Conservative, preppy, casual attire. Looks may include but, are not limited to, khakis, polo's, button ups, cardigans, slacks, clean-cut looks, please.
- Sleepover Girls, Young daughter and friends. Ages 5-7. Females only, please. All ethnicities!

Dorm Room Study Group
(All Ethnicities)

College kids needed for a dorm room scene. Males and females needed ages 18 to 23. All ethnicities. Casual attire, dress as if you were meeting together for a study group in a dorm room. Look smart and studious!

Backyard Barbecue
(Hispanic/Caucasian)

Hispanic or Caucasian family members needed for backyard party
- Dad in his 50s and mom in her late 40s.
- Family "kids" ranging in ages from 20 to 25. Males and females needed. Caucasian and/or Hispanic please apply. Dress as if going to a backyard barbecue. Shorts, polos, conservative sundresses, etc. 

Happy Family Dinner (African American)
African-American family sitting down to dinner at home, having fun, spending quality time together
- African-American Grandfather, Grandmother and friend, all in mid 60s to 70's. African American male and female's please apply.
African-American Grandkids ages 3-8. Granddaughter is a must! Her sibling may be a male or female. Must be super cute with great smile!
- African-American mother and father in late 20's to mid 30s. Conservative, casual attire. Men must be clean-cut, shaven, and well groomed. All American family types!

Mechanic and Son Working Together
(Hispanic/Caucasian)

Car mechanic and teen son needed to be working together in a shop.
- Dad should be in mid 40's with blue-collar look. White and or Hispanic please apply. 
- Son should be approximately 13-17 years old.  Knowledge of mechanics and/or automobiles is a plus, but not required. Caucasian and or Hispanic please apply.

Minivan MOM & Kids (Caucasian)
Super Mom Picking up a pizza in her minivan. No minivan needed, but it's a plus!
Mom - Caucasian, Early to Late 30's taking pizza to car. (Send picture of minivan if you have one!)
Friends/ Children in Minivan: ages 8-14, all ethnicities

HOW TO APPLY
To apply to work for any of the above roles, please email 3 very clear pictures, plus your age, height, weight, and phone number to CatrettCasting@gmail.com. If you are applying for someone else (kid/grandparent), please make sure they are available & interested) 
Remember! Work Dates are Dec 7-11, so you have to be available all of those dates right now. Please confirm your availability in your email !


IMPORTANT: All actors, extras, and stand-ins must be legally eligible to work in Atlanta, GA and the United States. The Atlanta Actors Resource Guide eBook includes the information and documents for adults, minors, and foreign talent who would like to work as an actor or extra on film and television productions in the State of Georgia and the United States:

• Georgia Child Labor Entertainment Employment Information Sheet
• Georgia Child Labor Summary Sheet
• Georgia Employment Certificate Guide for Minors Under 18
• USA Child Actor Work Permit Requirements
• Immigration Work Permit Information
• Non-Immigrant Visa Application

In addition to the following Atlanta Actors Resources:

• Atlanta Casting Directors List
• Atlanta Extras Casting Directors List
• Atlanta Talent Agents List
• General Talent Agent Information
• Atlanta Acting Classes and Schools List
• Atlanta Actors Unions and Professional Organizations
• Summer Performing Arts Camps
• Atlanta Headshot Photographers List
• Audition Tips
• How To Make an Audition Video
• Sample Actors Resume
• Sample Beginning Actors Resume
• Sample Cover Letters
• Entertainment Industry Terminology
• PDF Users Guides

All Actors Resource Guide eBooks are available here.