*RUSH CASTING, SUBMIT ASAP!!!
*SELF-TAPE ONLY. Direct Booking from self-tape, reels, headshot, resume.
*Deadline to submit self-tape AND required materials (see below): 11am Sun., 4/22/18
*Submissions missing any info will NOT be accepted.
*Scroll down for submission instructions 1 & 2 below.
NON-UNION :30 SPOT
CLIENT: Bob’s Discount Furniture
PRODUCER: Jim Nikodemski
CASTING DIRECTOR: BreakThrough Casting
LOCATION: Manchester, CT (MUST SELF-REPORT BY CAR)
DATE: 5/2/18 OR 5/3/18 TBD
USAGE: FULL BUYOUT
RATE: $1,000/8 hrs + 10% Agency Fee if applicable + $250. travel stipend + meal + copy
Female, any age or ethnicity. Should read like a real tattoo artist, pulled straight from the shop — a little gritty would be good. MUST HAVE REAL TATTOOS (IN PUBLIC DOMAIN). Visible tattoos on arms and neck a plus! LEAD, MUST SELF-REPORT BY CAR TO Manchester, CT (no exceptions).
*SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS 1: REQUIRED MATERIALS FOR BOTH ROLES
- email and attach commercial headshot, resume and self-tape (instructions below)
- include links to reels/clips in the body of email (please no MP4s)
- include current height, weight and location base in the body of email
*SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS 2: SELF-TAPE
- slate, state current height/weight, location base AND confirm that you can self-report to Manchester, Connecticut
- zoom out for full body shots with full body profiles, zoom in and shoot from torso up to deliver copy (clearly showing face and hair length).
- MANDATORY! TATTOO ARTIST Please shoot your tattoos CLOSE UP so they can be seen clearly.
- AUDITION COPY – TATTOO ARTIST: Please say the following line (in bold below) three (3) times, with a different read each time. Director’s Note: The line should be said sternly, the way you would while in the middle of tattooing someone “Don’t move.”
- AUDITION COPY – FACTORY OWNER: Please say the following line (in bold below) three (3) times, with a different read each time. Please note that you are arm wrestling with “Bob” who is trying to convince you to lower your prices. Director’s Note: Relenting — you’ve been holding out on this deal for a long time, but Bob finally pressured you into it. This should be earnest, but not over-done.) “Ok, ok, $799 for the whole shebang! Whatever you want!”
*EMAIL REQUIRED MATERIALS AND SELF-TAPE BEFORE 11 AM SUNDAY, 4/22/18.
SUBJECT LINE: Bob’s Discount