Applications are now closed
Check out these similar auditions & jobs...
Actors Required for Short Awareness Film

Actors Required for Short Awareness Film

Job can be done remotely within the UK

About the advertiser
  • Located in London, UK
  • Joined September, 2019
Email verified
2
Previous listings
1
Recommendation
Deadly Tales Productions are looking for a dedicated cast to work on their third micro budget project 'Addict'. The film will later be submitted to a number of film festival's as well as online release. Please be aware you must be 18+ to apply due to the nature of the film.

Film discription:

The film follows 2 main characters, Kyle and Jemma.
Kyle is a recovered heroin addict who has got everything he could ever want. He has a great job, nice house, a loving girlfriend and a baby on the way but not everything is as it seems. Kyle's life beings to spin out of control causing him to relapse. His story follows a very dark path.
Jemma is a troubled young woman who has spent her life dealing with abuse, drugs, alcohol, prostitution and having her children removed from her care. Jemma wants to get her life back on track and evenually get her children back. Her story is full of twists and turns with a positive outcome.

Deadly Tales Productions have worked along side a well known charity on a previous project Laura's Story (due for release on November 5th) and want to continue to raise awareness for very real issues that millions face. Addict is just the second with many more to come. We are currently in negotiations with a number of charities to support the film (non financial)

This is a collaboration project but expenses to cover travel and meals will be provided (amount tbc)

Audition process:
1. Your showreel/ previous work will be reviewed.
2. If accepted we will ask you to send a scripted or improvised self tape depending on role.
3. If you are casted you will be asked to meet the Director for a 1-1 interview and to sign an NDA and recieve a copy of the script.

Once casting is completed we will call for a full production meeting with cast and crew. This will be closer to the filming date. This will be so everyone knows who they are working with and we can run through the script and discuss the filming process.

Filming will be in Surrey/south London in June/July 2020. Locations tbc

Please send proof of your previous work upon application.

Audition / Rehearsal / Production dates

Audition process:
1. Your showreel/ previous work will be reviewed.
2. If accepted we will ask you to send a scripted or improvised self tape depending on role.
3. If you are casted you will be asked to meet the Director for a 1-1 interview and to sign an NDA and recieve a copy of the script.

Filming in June/July 2020

Job payment

This job is unpaid - Micro budget film: travel expenses for main and supporting cast. E

Expenses paid - (Main/supporting cast) Travel reimbursed with proof (train/coach/bus ticket, petrol/diesel receipt. Meals included for everyone.


The owner of this listing has agreed to abide by the UK National Minimum Wage Act. Find out more

Kyle

Kyle is a 26 year old man with a heroin addiction. He first started using the drug at the age of 15. He eventually got clean with help and support but was working in a bar owes by the local drug kingpin. Kyle met his girlfriend Lisa when he was 20 and changed his life around. Kyle has been happy for the past 6 years but struggles to hide a secret as his debts mount up and he finds out he will soon be a father. Actor must be happy to have SFX makeup through out different scenes. Lead role

Male, aged 18 to 30

  • Acting agent: I don't have an agent
  • Height: 167 cm / 5ft 6in - Any
  • Skin color: Black, Brown, Olive, Tanned

Applications closed 1 February 2020.

Lisa

A 25 year old woman. When she first met Kyle she decided to only be friends with him, this changed after 4 years and have now shared 2 happy years together. Lisa tries to help and support Kyle as much as she can. She is 5 months pregant at the start of the film (actress does not need to be pregnant) Lisa makes huge choices in her relationship. Character has links later with another character. Lead role

Female, aged 18 to 30

  • Acting agent: I don't have an agent
  • Skin color: White
  • Hair color: Auburn , Blonde , Red

Applications closed 1 February 2020.

Rocko

A 40 year old business man and drug kingpin. He first met Kyle when he employed him at one of his bars. He is also Jemma's best paying customer. He will do anything to make money and will resort to violence of anyone stands in his way. Actor must be heavy built and look intimidating. (No nudity or sexual scenes with 'Jemma' as it's implied) Supporting lead role

Male, aged 35 to 50

  • Acting agent: I don't have an agent

Applications closed 1 February 2020.

Spike

A 32 year old heroin addict. He is violent and steals from anyone he can. He is seen trying to mug Kyle but unsuccessful. He later get what he wants and mugs Kyle when he gets the opportunity. He later gets his comeuppance. Supporting role

Male, aged 25 to 35

  • Acting agent: I don't have an agent

Applications closed 1 February 2020.

Shaun

An 18 year old addict. He is quiet and timid but will do anything for a fix Speaking extra role

Male, aged 18 to 25

Applications closed 1 February 2020.

Jack

A 30 year old man. He works with Kyle in an office. He is friendly, charming and a bit of a Jack the lad. Speaking extra role

Anyone, aged 20 to 40

  • Acting agent: I don't have an agent

Applications closed 1 February 2020.

Marcus

He is one of Rockos hechmen. Actor must be heavy/large built and look intimidating Supporting role

Male, aged 18 to 50

  • Acting agent: I don't have an agent

Applications closed 1 February 2020.

Jonsey

He is one of Rockos hechmen. Actor must be heavy/large built and look intimidating Supporting role

Male, aged 18 to 50

  • Acting agent: I don't have an agent

Applications closed 1 February 2020.

Ian

A 45 year old man. He is a recovered addict who runs a local support group Supporting role

Male, aged 30 to 50

  • Acting agent: I don't have an agent

Applications closed 1 February 2020.

Marty

He is a recovering addict at the support meeting. Speaking extra Only has 1 line but appears in 2 scenes

Male, aged 18 to 30

  • Acting agent: I don't have an agent

Applications closed 1 February 2020.

Lucy

Recovering addict at the support group. Speaking extra Only has 1 line but appears in 2 scenes

Female, aged 18 and over

  • Acting agent: I don't have an agent

Applications closed 1 February 2020.

Addtional extras: addiction support meeting

We are looking for men and woman to play recovering/struggling addicts at a drug meeting. It will be 2 scenes so different faces for each is a bonus. Extras carry no dialogue but open to improvisation

Anyone, aged 18 and over

  • Acting agent: I don't have an agent

Applications closed 1 February 2020.

Additional extras: drug house/customers

We are looking for men and women to play the following roles: Kyle's customer's on the street (different race, age, professions, someone to play a pregnant young woman) People in the drug house (speaking roles available to 1 scene, non speaking extras for other scenes) A man to play one of Jemmas customers (must be able to drive) Prostitutes on the street (only 1 shot) Drug dealer (1 shot) Additional extras for party/drug house scenes (various dates) Please state which you are applying for

Anyone, aged 18 and over

  • Acting agent: I don't have an agent

Applications closed 1 February 2020.

Additional extras: office staff

We are looking for men and women to appear as office staff in 1 scene. No dialogue required just background noise.

Anyone, aged 18 and over

  • Acting agent: I don't have an agent

Applications closed 1 February 2020.

About the advertiser
  • Located in London, UK
  • Joined September, 2019
Email verified
2
Previous listings
1
Recommendation

Previous audition:
Adults React To ....

Next audition:
Four Actors Required for Main Roles in a Student Short Film

Listing created: 27 October 2019
Applications closed: 1 February 2020
Casting #1040666
Views: 4929

Only the roles you can apply for are shown.