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Fifteen Minutes of Fame - Actors Wanted for Short Film

Fifteen Minutes of Fame - Actors Wanted for Short Film

London, UK
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An elderly woman has set up a Kensington book club with an ulterior motive. This is a mystery / drama where dysfunctional personalities with underlying agendas clash to a dramatic climax.

You will be working with a recently graduated Director from Met Film School.

Job payment

£75 per day

Expenses paid - Travel

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Female Lead - Romilda

Romilda is a middle-class elderly woman who has set up this book club. She comes across as a warm, friendly woman who adores her late husband. She also is blinded by her loyalty to her husband while she can let emotions cloud her judgement. She is tidy and presentable, and wants to make a good impression to her guests. She also has more traditional views compared to her fellow guests.

Female, aged 65 to 80

  • Acting experience: Previous paid speaking roles
  • Ethnicity: White / Caucasian

Applications closed 11 April 2021.

Male Lead - Max

Max is a middle-aged man who struggles with a stammer. He is very intelligent, well-read but due to his stammer is unable to show these qualities. He is single and lacks a social circle. He wants to make an impression at the book club so has done extensive research into the book. He is open-minded but lacks the nerve to exude this. He loses his stammer when he is not in pressurised situations.

Male, aged 34 to 46

  • Acting experience: Previous paid speaking roles
  • Ethnicity: White / Caucasian

Applications closed 11 April 2021.

Female Lead - Viv

A mysterious, playful woman who enjoys manipulating situations. She is cunning character who is always very calm and collected. She is also successful at using these qualities to dominate men. Very little is known about her backstory and she is not afraid to go to extreme measures to get what she wants. She has a clear ulterior motive when turning up for the book club that she hides better than anyone there.

Female, aged 30 to 40

  • Acting experience: Previous paid speaking roles

Applications closed 11 April 2021.

Male Lead - Isaac

Isaac is a young, university graduate who prides himself on caring for others, especially people in less privileged positions than him. He is an intelligent, well-read young man who can also be very stubborn and emotionally manipulated. He also struggles with fits of anger that are usually sparked by betrayal.

Male, aged 22 to 28

  • Acting experience: Previous paid speaking roles
  • Ethnicity: White / Caucasian

Applications closed 11 April 2021.

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Listing created: 30 March 2021
Applications closed: 11 April 2021
Casting #1117932