Applications are now closed
Check out these similar auditions & jobs...
Two Actors Required for Main Roles in Short Film

Two Actors Required for Main Roles in Short Film

Sheffield, UK
Listed by View details

An elderly man (Eric) appears at a funeral which he soon finds out is his own. Attended by his estranged family, he slowly finds out what his family really thought about him.

Filming dates are from the 11th-13th November 2014. Filming will take place on location at a church near Sheffield. They are both paid roles plus expenses.

Auditions will be held via Skype.

Job payment

Paid - £200 overall plus expenses

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


Eric Campbell

An elderly alcoholic who became estranged from his family during the final years of his life. He attends his own funeral and finds out what his family really thought of him. Though Eric has no dialogue in the film, he's the person whose funeral it is and therefore who the focus will be on.

Male, aged 65 to 80

  • Height: 170 cm / 5ft 7in - 193 cm / 6ft 4in
  • Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles, Previous paid speaking roles
  • Ethnicity: White / Caucasian
  • Skin color: White

Applications closed 28 October 2014.

Catherine

The cold ex-wife of Eric, she holds a lot of resentment towards Eric for things he did in life and is only attending the funeral because she deems it 'proper'.

Female, aged 60 to 80

  • Height: 165 cm / 5ft 5in - 187 cm / 6ft 2in
  • Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles, Previous paid speaking roles
  • Ethnicity: White / Caucasian
  • Skin color: White

Applications closed 28 October 2014.

Listed by Sign in for details

Previous audition:
Musicians Wanted to Join Band

Next audition:
Couple Who Successfully Went Through IVF at Private Clinic

Listing created: 23 October 2014
Applications closed: 28 October 2014
Casting #620365
Views: 319