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Commercial casting call for Tech company seeking children 7-11 years of age

Children age 7-11 needed to work as background extras for a television commercial, filming June 1st or June 2nd.

See details and submission instructions below.

PROJECT: Non-Union Technology Commercial

DATE OF FILMING: Either June 1st OR June 2nd (must be willing to miss school if chosen)

LOCATION: Seattle area

COMPENSATION: $150 plus 20% agency fee (if child has a talent agent). You do not need a talent agent to submit for this job. If you do have a talent agent, please let casting know who your agent is

TIME: age of child will determine how long they can be on set (possibly 8-9 hours)

MUST be legal to work in the U.S. Casting will need age of child/date of birth to determine hours allowed to work.

FYI, if your child is chosen, there will be paperwork to fill out for the State of Washington for a minor work permit.

EXTRAS BREAKDOWN

• Male and Female
• Ages 7-11
• All ethnicities

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS:

Please submit your child's name, age/date of birth, parent's name, contact information (including phone number) AND recent photos to: foregroundbackground@gmail.com

If you're child is chosen, the casting director will contact you to check availability and for booking and to get started on the minor work permits.

All minors must be legally eligible to work in the state of Washington and in the United States.

The 2014 Seattle 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 the State of Washington and in the United States:

• Seattle Child Work Permit Information
• State of Washington Parent-School Authorization Form
• State of Washington Variance Application
• USA Child Actor Work Permit Requirements
• USA Immigration Work Permits and Visas
• Non-Immigrant USA Visa Application

In addition to the following Seattle Actors Resources:

• Seattle Casting Directors List
• Seattle Extras Casting Directors List
• Seattle Talent Agents List
• General Talent Agent Information
• Seattle Headshot Photographers List
• Headshot Duplication Services
• Seattle Area Acting Schools and Classes
• Summer Performing Arts Camps
• Audition Tips
• How To Make an Audition Video
• Sample Actors Resume
• Sample Beginning Actors Resume
• Sample Cover Letters
• Entertainment Industry Terminology
• Miscellaneous Seattle Resources
• Seattle Performers Unions and Guilds
• PDF Users Guides

All 2014 Actors Resource Guide eBooks are available here.

Casting call for National McDonalds Television Commercial shooting on January 10, 2014

Casting call for National McDonalds Television Commercial 


Client: MCDONALDS
Directors: Sarah and Rennie Solis
Casting Director: Jeff Johnson
Market: Media is SAG National Hispanic TV, including cable.
Shoot Dates: Thursday, January 10, 2013(will shoot at one of the ski resorts around SLC)
Rates: SAG National Commercial
Casting Dates: Saturday, December 21, 2013 You must be able to come to an audition in Salt Lake City on that date

NOTES:

These are all Non-Speaking, Some will be non-speaking principals!!! (That’s good Money)
Everyone Needs to be willing to eat Mcdonalds Mcnuggets!
THIS IS FOR THE HISPANIC MARKET EVERYONE SHOULD LOOK LATIN/Mediterranean

Character Breakdown:

[SNOW PLAYERS] Men and Women. A range of ages, from early 20’s to mid 30’s. Looks of Hispanics./Mediterranean types, Dark Hair, Dark Eyes. Must be In shape, and good looking. Fun and energetic. Should be comfortable playing in the snow. Need to come in with snow gear Coats, Jackets hats etc. (no Blondes)

[SNOWBOARDER]

Stunt snowboarder, Men and Women. Looking for really good snowboarders, must have demo reels online and preferably look Mediterranean/Hispanic. Should come in with snow gear. You do not have to bring your boards in.

To be considered, send a recent color photo and resume to:

submissions@jeffjohnsoncasting.com

Submit by 9:00 am Friday Dec 20, 2013. I you are a snowboarder please send a link to your Snowboarding Demo along with your photo.

They will look at your photos and contact you if you fit what they are looking for. Please send a photo of what you look like today.

High Tech Company television commercial casting call in Seattle, WA

SAG-AFTRA TV COMMERCIAL (non union also welcome to submit)

Shooting on Tuesday, November 26, 2013 in Seattle, WA.

PROJECT: SAG-AFTRA commercial
INDUSTRY: High Tech.
USAGE: 13 week usage
DATE: Tuesday, November 26, 2013

ALL DAY AVAILABILITY NEEDED

LOCATION: Seattle, WA
COMPENSATION: $198.75 plus 10% agency fee (if you have a talent agent)

MUST be 18 years or older.

EXTRAS BREAKDOWN

**SEE SPECIAL HEIGHT REQUIREMENT** (see below)

SAG-AFTRA members, also willing to consider non-union extras

If you are non-union, please submit a professional actor's resume showing sufficient training and experience as a professional actor.

20 BACKGROUND EXTRAS

male or female
ages 20-35
all ethnicities

HEIGHT REQUIREMENTS:

WOMEN- 5'5 or shorter
MEN- 5'10 or shorter

HOW TO SUBMIT:

Either submit through your talent agent or at the email address below. Please specify who your talent agent is. It is okay if you don't have a talent agent.

Please submit name, contact information, union status, HEIGHT and weight and current photos and headshot. The casting diretors MUST know your height to be able to submit you.

Please submit this information to: foregroundbackground@gmail.com

All talent MUST be legally eligible to work in the state of Washington and in the United States.

The Seattle 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 Seattle and the United States:

• Seattle Child Work Permit Information
• State of Washington Parent-School Authorization Form
• State of Washington Variance Application
• USA Child Actor Work Permit Requirements
• USA Immigration Work Permits and Visas
• Non-Immigrant USA Visa Application

In addition to the following Seattle Actors Resources:

• Seattle Casting Directors List
• Seattle Extras Casting Directors List
• Seattle Talent Agents List
• General Talent Agent Information
• Seattle Headshot Photographers List
• Headshot Duplication Services
• Seattle Area Acting Schools and Classes
• Summer Performing Arts Camps
• Audition Tips
• How To Make an Audition Video
• Sample Actors Resume
• Sample Beginning Actors Resume
• Sample Cover Letters
• Entertainment Industry Terminology
• Miscellaneous Seattle Resources
• Seattle Performers Unions and Guilds
• PDF Users Guides

The Actors Resource Guide eBooks are available here.


Commercial casting call for Attractive Females and real Ballet Dancers available to work in Dallas, Texas

Commercial casting call for Ballet dancer

Top industry casting directors in Dallas are seeking Attractive Females and Female Ballet Dancers that wear Size 9 Shoe.

Casting Call Details

Location: Dallas area

IMPORTANT – YOU MUST WEAR A SIZE 9 SHOE – THIS IS THE ONLY SAMPLE SIZE AVAILABLE FOR THE SHOOT!

REAL FEMALE BALLET DANCERS – Caucasian 25-30 years old.
SHOULD BE A TRUE BALLET DANCER & WEAR A SIZE 9 SHOE! Good looking and also relatable and real. She is your friend whose closet you want to raid. FASHION SENSE: polished and on-trend. AGAIN, YOU MUST WEAR A SIZE 9 SHOE!

FEMALES – Caucasian, 25-30 years old.
MUST WEAR A SIZE 9 SHOE. Attractive, fit, fashionable and full of life. Great smile and loves to be on camera. YES, YOU MUST WEAR A SIZE 9 SHOE! In shape, fit and attractive beauties – real and fun.

Rate/Usage – $2,000 + 15% agency fee (if applicable) + $250 + 15% agency fee (if applicable) for ballerina rehearsal on 10/31. 1 year buyout from first air date. Internet and North American cable. Non-union.

YOU MUST BE AVAILABLE FOR ALL THE FOLLOWING DATES -

Audition Date – October 25, 2013
Fitting and Rehearsal – October 31, 2013
Shoot Dates – November 4 & 5, 2013. Talent cast will work one of these days.

Location – Dallas Area. All talent for local hire Dallas.

Casting Directors – Tisha Blood + Matthew Taylor of Buffalo Casting.

To Be Considered – Please send an email to auditions@buffalocasting.com with the subject line "I Wear Size 9 Shoes" – include a recent picture of yourself, the role you are applying for and contact information.

ALL talent including minors and foreign dancers must and be legally eligible to work in Dallas, Texas and in the United States.

The 2013 Dallas-Fort Worth Actors Resource Guide eBook includes the following documents for adults, minors, and foreign talent who would like to work on films and television productions in the Dallas-Fort Worth area:

• Summary of the Texas Child Labor Law
• Child Labor Laws in Texas
• Texas Child Labor Law FAQ
• Texas Limitations on Employment of Child Actors
• Application for Child Actor - Performer Authorization
• Texas Application Exceptions for Child Extras
• Texas Child Labor Complaint Form
• Texas Workforce Commission Teen Application for Certificate of Age
• USA Child Actor Work Permit Requirements
• Immigration Work Permit Information
• Non-Immigrant Visa Application

In addition to the following Dallas-Fort Worth Actors Resources:

• Dallas-Fort Worth Casting Directors List
• Dallas-Fort Worth Extras Casting Directors
• Dallas-Fort Worth Talent Agents List
• General Talent Agent Information
• Dallas-Fort Worth Acting Schools and Teachers List
• Summer Performing Arts Camps
• Dallas-Fort Worth Headshot Photographers List
• Headshot Reproduction Services
• Miscellaneous Dallas-Fort Worth Resources
• Audition Tips
• How To Make an Audition Video
• Sample Actors Resume
• Sample Beginning Actors Resume
• Sample Cover Letters
• Dallas-Fort Worth Actors Unions and Professional Organizations
• Entertainment Industry Terminology
• PDF Users Guides

The 2013 Dallas-Fort Worth Actors Resource Guide eBook is available here.


Commercial open casting call for Chevrolet spot seeking adult male and two kids in Twin Cities

A2F Pictures, a Twin Cities based production company, is seeking to cast roles for an upcoming spot.

Project Title: "Tailgating"
Client: Chevrolet

Project Details: A2F Pictures has received a small grant from MOFILM to produce a :60 spot for Chevrolet.

Director: Mark Mazur (http://a2fpictures.com/directors/mark-mazur/)
Company: A2F Pictures (http://www.a2fpictures.com)

Shooting: Thursday, November 7th during the day. Time Approx: 9am - 5pm

Distribution: Online / Possible TV

Compensation: $400 for leads, $100 for minor character / Possibly additional if purchased by client.

This is a great opportunity for actors to gain experience, build your reel and forge a relationship with a production company.

Roles:

Lead Role - Dad - age 30-35 - confident, clever, lovable, able to catch / throw football

Lead Role - Son - age 7-11 - cute, sincere, able to catch a football a bonus.

Minor Role - Daughter - age 5-8 - innocent, confident, cute

Auditions will take place at:

Grain Belt Bottling House Studios
79 13th Ave, NE Suite 201
Minneapolis, MN 55413

From 5pm to 7pm on Friday 11/1/13

Please bring a short monologue prepared. You can RSVP by emailing casting@a2fpictures.com with the subject line "Chevy Casting”

If unable to attend auditions, please email casting@a2fpictures.com and attach a headshot. Example work is not required but recommended. Please use the subject line "Chevy Casting”.