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20
Sep

BreakThrough Casting- CT: Non-Union Commercial, BOB’S DISCOUNT FURNITURE

*Direct Booking from self-tapes/headshot/resume/reels

*See self-tape instructions below (3 parts)

*Deadline:  9am Monday, 9/24/18

 

Please carefully read the entire breakdown and self-tape instructions below.  Emails with questions that have already been answered in the breakdown will not be considered. 

 

PROJECT:  Non-Union Commercial

CLIENT:  Bob’s Discount Furniture

PRODUCER/DIRECTOR:  Jim Nikodemski

CASTING DIRECTOR:  BreakThrough Casting

AUDITION:  Self-Tape Only, Direct Booking

LOCATION:  Manchester, CT

DATE:  Monday, 10/1/18

USE:  Regional Broadcast  (FULL BUYOUT)

RATE:  $500/8 hrs + $500 buyout fee + 10% agency fee + hotel + $200 travel + copy

 

SEEKING:

[PARTY GUESTS]

Female or Male, 25-40 yrs, all ethnicities. Young, attractive, professional types, hip and quirky, friends at a cocktail party.  This spot has a cast of six, all speaking roles, with two featured party guests.  CT talent is a huge plus.

 

SELF-TAPE INSTRUCTIONS:

PART 1, EMAIL:

  1. name/cell/email/agency (if applicable)
  2. current height/weight/location base (mandatory)
  3. attach current commercial headshot & updated resume
  4. include links to reels
  5. attach self-tape (see audition copy below)

PART 2, DOWNLOAD AUDITION COPY:  (click here to download)

  1.  Males & Females will read for both Jenn & Lisa (two takes, alternating roles)
  2.  Reader:  remaining roles

PART 3, SELF-TAPE IN THIS ORDER:

  1.  Slate/state agency (if applicable)
  2.  Shoot from top of head to chest
  3.  Play on volume but whispers should be loud enough to hear.  Keep actions and reactions realistic and natural.
  4.  HAVE FUN WITH THIS!

EMAIL TO:  johanna@breakthroughcasting.com

SUBJECT LINE:  10/1 BDF

 

 

 

 

 

 

18
Sep

BREAKTHROUGH CASTING- NY HUDSON VALLEY REGION: Health Quest Non-Union Industrial (Revised 9/19/18)

*Direct booking from self-tape, headshot, resume, reels

*Submissions missing self-tape will not be considered

*See submission instructions below

*Deadline:  3pm Thursday 9/20/18

 

*Please read the full breakdown carefully and in its entirety.  Emails with questions already answered in this breakdown will not be considered. 

 

PROJECT:  NON-UNION INDUSTRIAL VIDEO

CLIENT:  HEALTH QUEST

PRODUCTION COMPANY:  J6 MediaWorks (REVISED)

CASTING DIRECTOR:  BREAKTHROUGH CASTING

AUDITION:  SELF-TAPE ONLY

CALLBACKS:  DIRECT BOOKING FROM SELF-TAPES/HEADSHOT/RESUME/REELS

LOCATION:  POUGHKEEPSIE, NY  (must self-report BY CAR- NO EXCEPTIONS)

DATE:  MON 9/24/18

USE:  NON-BROADCAST ONLY, STILLS FOR BROCHURE, INTERNAL HOSPITAL TV, WEBSITE, SOCIAL MEDIA (full buyout).

RATE:  $300/4 HRS, PAID NET 30  (REVISED)

 

SEEKING:

[ONCOLOGY PATIENTS]

Ethnically ambiguous females and males, 55+ years. They will work with physicians for a simulated ear, nose, throat exam.  Must be able to self-report BY CAR (no exceptions) to Poughkeepsie, NY.  Work hours are 8:30am-12:30pm and 1:00-4:30pm.

 

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS:

*Deadline: 3pm Thursday 9/20/18

 

PART 1- email required info:

  1. name/cell/email/agency (if applicable)
  2. current height/weight/location base (mandatory)
  3. attach updated commercial headshot/pic and resume
  4. links to reels (if available)
  5. attach self-tape (see below)

PART 2- in the order below,  self-tape as follows:

  1. state name/agency (if applicable), current height/weight/location base- MANDATORY
  2. state, “I CAN SELF-REPORT BY CAR TO POUGHKEEPSIE, NY”
  3. in less than 30 seconds, share your best words of wisdom
  4. zoom out full body shot and profiles

 

EMAIL:  johanna@breakthroughcasting.com

SUBJECT LINE:  9/24 HQ Industrial

31
Aug

BREAKTHROUGH CASTING- NY HUDSON VALLEY REGION: Health Quest Print

*Direct booking from self-tape, headshot, resume, reels
*Submissions missing self-tape will not be considered
*See submission instructions below
*Deadline:  5pm Monday 9/3/18

 

*PLEASE READ THE FULL BREAKDOWN CAREFULLY AND IN ITS ENTIRETY.  EMAILS WITH QUESTIONS ALREADY ANSWERED IN THIS BREAKDOWN WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

 

PROJECT:  PRINT
CLIENT:  HEALTH QUEST
CASTING DIRECTOR:  BREAKTHROUGH CASTING
AUDITION:  SELF-TAPE ONLY
CALLBACKS:  DIRECT BOOKING FROM SELF-TAPES,HEADSHOTS, RESUME
LOCATION:  LAGRANGEVILLE, NY (must self-report BY CAR- no exceptions)
DATE:  WED 9/5/18
USE:  1 YEAR  (WEBSITE & SOCIAL MEDIA- in perpetuity); STILLS FOR BROCHURE, INTERNAL HOSPITAL TV, BILLBOARD, WEBSITE, SOCIAL MEDIA (NY & CT only)
RATE:  $500/2 HRS, PAID NET 30
 
 

 

SEEKING:

 
[PATIENT 1]
Caucasian Female, late 20s- early 30s. She will be having a doctor exam, ear, nose, throat, etc.   Shoots in LaGrangeville, NY, must self-report by car only (NO EXCEPTIONS).
 
[PATIENT 2 ]
Ethnically Ambiguous or African-American Female, mid 40s- late 60s.  She will be having a doctor exam, ear, nose, throat, etc.   Shoots in LaGrangeville, NY, must self-report by car only (NO EXCEPTIONS).

 

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS:
*Deadline:  5pm Monday 9/3/18

 

PART 1- email required info:
  1. name/cell/email/agency (if applicable)
  2. current height/weight/location base (mandatory)
  3. updated commercial headshot/pic and resume (attachments only)
  4. links to reels (if available)
  5. self-tape (see below)

 

PART 2- email self-tape IN THIS ORDER:

  1. state name/agency (if applicable), current height/weight/location base- MANDATORY
  2. state, “I CAN SELF-REPORT BY CAR TO LAGRANGEVILLE, NY”
  3. in less than 30 seconds, tell us what you do to stay healthy
  4. zoom out full body shot and profiles
  5. zoom in headshot and hands (place close to face)

EMAIL:  johanna@breakthroughcasting.com

SUBJECT LINE:  9/5 HQ Print

 

14
Aug

BREAKTHROUGH CASTING- NY HUDSON VALLEY REGION: Health Quest Print

*Direct booking from self-tape, headshot, resume, reels
*Submissions missing self-tape will not be considered
*See submission instructions below
*Deadline:  5pm Sunday 8/19/18

 

*PLEASE READ THE FULL BREAKDOWN CAREFULLY AND IN ITS ENTIRETY.  EMAILS WITH QUESTIONS ALREADY ANSWERED IN THIS BREAKDOWN WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

 

PROJECT:  PRINT
CLIENT:  HEALTH QUEST
CASTING DIRECTOR:  BREAKTHROUGH CASTING
AUDITION:  SELF-TAPE ONLY
CALLBACKS:  DIRECT BOOKING FROM SELF-TAPES,HEADSHOTS, RESUME
LOCATION:  HIGHLAND, NY (must self-report BY CAR- no exceptions)
DATE:  WED 8/22/18
USE:  1 YEAR  (WEBSITE & SOCIAL MEDIA- in perpetuity); STILLS FOR BROCHURE, INTERNAL HOSPITAL TV, BILLBOARD, WEBSITE, SOCIAL MEDIA (NY & CT only)
RATE:  $500/2 HRS, PAID NET 30
 
 

 

SEEKING:

 
[PATIENT 1]
Caucasian Girl, 2-5 years old. She will be having a doctor exam, ear, nose, throat, etc. REAL MOTHER (PATIENT 2) AND DAUGHTER A HUGE PLUS.  Shoots in Highland, NY.
 
[PATIENT 2 ]
Caucasian Female, 30+ years. Mom encouraging daughter (PATIENT 1) while she has a doctor exam. REAL MOTHER AND DAUGHTER (PATIENT 1) A HUGE PLUS.  Shoots in Highland, NY, must self-report by car only (NO EXCEPTIONS).
 
[PATIENT 3]
Male, 60-70s, ethnically ambiguous. He will be having a doctor exam. Shoots in Highland, NY, must self-report by car only (NO EXCEPTIONS).
 
[PATIENT 4]
Male, 40-50 years, any ethnicity. He will be having a doctor exam. Shoots in Highland, NY, must self-report by car only (NO EXCEPTIONS).

 

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS:
*Deadline:  5pm Sunday 8/19/18

 

PART 1- email required info:
  1. name/cell/email/location base/agency (if applicable)
  2. current height/weight/age (minors only)
  3. updated commercial headshot/pic and resume (attachments only)
  4. links to reels (if available)
  5. self-tape (see below)

 

PART 2- email self-tape:

*PATIENT 1 & 2 (real mothers and daughters), PLEASE SELF-TAPE TOGETHER.

  1. state name/agency (if applicable), current height/weight/age (minors only)/location base (mandatory)
  2. zoom out full body shot and profiles
  3. zoom in headshot and hands (place close to face)
  4. in less than 30 seconds, state why it’s important to see your doctor regularly

EMAIL:  johanna@breakthroughcasting.com

SUBJECT LINE:  8/22 HQ Print

 

 

11
Jul

BREAKTHROUGH CASTING – RUSH! – CT NON-UNION COMMERCIAL – TRAVELERS INSURANCE “A Day in the Life of Tomorrow”

*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):  6pm Saturday, 7/14/18

*Submissions missing any info will NOT be accepted. 

*Scroll down for submission instructions 1 & 2 below.

 

NON-UNION COMMERCIAL

CLIENT: Travelers Insurance, “A Day in the Life of Tomorrow”

PRODUCER: Jim Nikodemski

PRODUCTION COMPANY: Frontline Productions

CASTING DIRECTOR: BreakThrough Casting

AUDITION: Direct Booking from self-tape/headshots/reels

LOCATION: Middletown, CT (MUST SELF-REPORT BY CAR)

DATE: 7/19/18 AND/OR 7/20/18 TBD

USAGE: Non-Broadcast, Internet/website – 1 Year Buyout

RATE: $1,000/8 hrs/day (May be 2 days) + 10% Agency Fee if applicable + $100. travel stipend/day + hotel + meal + copy

SYNOPSIS:

Actor will be showcased going through various interactions with Travelers

SEEKING:

[MAN]

Male, 35-45, All ethnicities. Attractive,  IMPROV SKILLS A PLUS! LEAD, MUST SELF-REPORT BY CAR TO MIDDLETOWN, CT (no exceptions).

[WOMAN]

Female, 35-45, All ethnicities. Attractive, IMPROV SKILLS A PLUS! LEAD, MUST SELF-REPORT BY CAR TO MIDDLETOWN, CT (no exceptions).

*SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS 1:  REQUIRED MATERIALS FOR BOTH ROLES

 

  1. email and attach commercial headshot, resume and self-tape (instructions below – please no MP4s! Upload to a site that allows us to download and provide us with the link. Please check your links prior to sending)
  2. include full name, cell/email, current height, weight, location base and links to reels/clips in the body of email

 

*[MAN] SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS 2:  SELF-TAPE 

 

1. COPY: (Please read as Chet to camera:)

Chet: Hey Alexa…what’s my Travelers auto deductible?

Alex: Hi Chet. Your auto deductible is $500.

Chet: Ok. How do I make a claim?

Alexa: I’ll text you that information.

2.  IMPROV: Please act out the following non-verbal facial/body expressions: Surprise, Disgust, Sadness, Happiness, Anger, In Love, Whaaat?, About to barf, Stern, Contentment, Flirting, Anticipation, and BIG Laugh out loud! (Director’s Note: Person operating the camera or behind the scenes can call-out the emotions…otherwise talent can slate themselves but would be less effective)

3.  slate, state current height/weight, location base AND confirm that you can self-report to Middletown, Connecticut

4.  zoom out for full body shots with full body profiles, zoom in and shoot from waist up to deliver improv (clearly showing face and hair length).

 

*[WOMAN] SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS 2:  SELF-TAPE 

 
1. COPY: (Please read two different ways to camera:)

“This is a day in the life of tomorrow…at Travelers”

 
2.  IMPROV: Please act out the following non-verbal facial/body expressions: Surprise, Disgust, Sadness, Happiness, Anger, In Love, Whaaat?, About to barf, Stern, Contentment, Flirting, Anticipation, and BIG Laugh out loud! (Director’s Note: Person operating the camera or behind the scenes can call-out the emotions…otherwise talent can slate themselves but would be less effective)

3.  slate, state current height/weight, location base AND confirm that you can self-report to Middletown, Connecticut

4.  zoom out for full body shots with full body profiles, zoom in and shoot from waist up to deliver improv (clearly showing face and hair length).

 

SELF-TAPE TIPS:
  • Appear camera ready; Business Casual
  • Make sure you are well lit, in focus without background noise.
  • Camera should be direct at eye level with body framed from waist to top of head. We want to see your facial expressions!
*EMAIL REQUIRED MATERIALS AND SELF-TAPE BY 6PM SATURDAY, 7/14/18. PLEASE NOTE, WE WILL SHARE SUBMISSIONS WITH THE CLIENT AS WE RECEIVE THEM SO, THE SOONER YOU SUBMIT, THE BETTER!

 

SUBJECT LINE:  TRAVELERS TOMORROW

03
Jul

BREAKTHROUGH CASTING- BUFFALO, NY: SAG Feature, seeking Thomas Jane Photo Double

*Direct booking from self-tape and required materials (see below)

*Submissions missing self-tape will not be considered

 

CROWN VIC

SAG Low Budget Feature

Director:  Joel Souza

Producers:  Anjul Nigam, Alec Baldwin, Gregg Bello

Writer:  Joel Souza

Production:  Crown Vic Productions

NY Casting Director:  BreakThrough Casting

Auditions:  Direct Booking from self-tapes and reels

Shoot Dates:  June 18th– July 16th, 2018

Shoot Location:  Buffalo, NY

Rate:  SAG SCALE

 

CAST:
THOMAS JANE- Ray Mandel
LUKE KLEINTANK- Nick Holland

 

SYNOPSIS:

CROWN VIC takes us on one memorable night in the life of veteran patrol officer Ray Mandel (Thomas Jane) and his trainee, ambitious young cop Nick Holland (Luke Kleintank) in the LAPD’s Olympic Division. With two cop killers on the loose and hunting for more targets, Mandel and Holland must contend with a city about to boil over, as well as Jack VanZandt, an unhinged rogue cop out for payback running wild in their patrol zone. As the night wears on, Mandel finds himself in a desperate race against the clock to find a missing girl as he and Holland prowl the dangerous streets of L.A. in their patrol car, protected by only a few thin sheets of metal and glass…

 

PRODUCER IS COMMITTED TO DIVERSE, INCLUSIVE CASTING.  SUBMISSIONS FOR NON-DESCRIPT ROLES WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR ALL PERFORMERS, REGARDLESS OF AGE, SEX, ETHNICITY, DISABILITY, RACE, COLOR, NATIONAL ORIGIN, SEXUAL ORIENTATION OR GENDER IDENTITY OR ANY OTHER BASIS PROHIBITED BY LAW, SUBJECT TO LEGITIMATE CASTING OBJECTIVES.

 

SEEKING:

[PHOTO DOUBLE:  FOR THOMAS JANE]

Caucasian Male, 5’11”, 170 lbs, short dark blonde hair, fit (see left reference pic).  Shoots Friday 7/13, start time is 7pm .  Rate is $199 + 15 mins travel allowance to and from set. SAG experienced actor ideal but open to experienced non-union performer.  BUFFALO LOCAL HIRE ONLY.

 

 

TO SUBMIT, EMAIL THE FOLLOWING:

  1.  name / cell / email / agency (if applicable)
  2. age / location base
  3. height / weight / hair and eye color
  4. shirt / pant / shoe size
  5. selfie headshot/full body shot
  6. resume (if available)
  7. links to work (if available)

EMAIL TO:  johanna@breakthroughcasting.com

 

 

 

27
Jun

BREAKTHROUGH CASTING – NY HUDSON VALLEY REGION: Non-Union Commercial, Dear Doctor

*Self-tape and required materials due 10pm Monday, 7/2/18

*Submissions missing any info will not be reviewed

 

NON-UNION COMMERCIAL

PROJECT: Dear Doctor Date 7/11/18

CLIENT: Dear Doctor

CASTING DIRECTOR: BreakThrough Casting

AUDITION DATE: Direct Booking from Self-Tapes/Headshots/Resumes/Reels (if available)

LOCATION: Fishkill, NY (MUST SELF-REPORT BY CAR-NO EXCEPTIONS)

SHOOT DATE: Wednesday, 7/11/18

USAGE: Video, Web, TV/Broadcast, All Digital Use FULL BUYOUT/IN PERPETUITY

RATE: Full Buyout at $500/8 hrs, paid day of session + copy + light breakfast/catered lunch; any overtime is $50/hr NO TRAVEL PAY OR AGENCY FEES

SEEKING:

[MATURE MALE ON FIRST DATE]

Male, 45-60 years, Caucasian, attractive, clean shaven with GREAT TEETH and a PERFECT SMILE.  A man is on a first date and is embarrassed by his smile.  Next, he is seen at his dentist to improve his teeth.  Later, we see him reconnect with his date, feeling confident and can now enjoy himself with his winning smile.  NON-SPEAKING.  (MUST SELF-REPORT BY CAR-NO EXCEPTIONS)

[MATURE FEMALE ON FIRST DATE]

Female, 45-60 years, Caucasian, attractive, blond or redhead (no brunettes) with GREAT TEETH and a PERFECT SMILE.  She will portray a woman on her first date, embarrassed by her smile.  Then, she is seen at her dentist improving her teeth.  Later, we see her reconnect with her date, feeling confident that she can now enjoy herself and her winning smile.  NON-SPEAKING. (MUST SELF-REPORT BY CAR-NO EXCEPTIONS)

*SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS 1:  REQUIRED MATERIALS

  1. email attached commercial headshot, resume and self-tape (instructions below)
  2. include links to reels/clips in the body of email
  3. include current height, weight and location base in the body of email

*SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS 2:  SELF-TAPE

  1. state, name/agency (if applicable)/height/weight/location base then ZOOM OUT for full body shot and profiles
  2. state, “I CONFIRM THAT I CAN SELF-REPORT BY CAR TO FISHKILL, NY”
  3. Dress appropriately for role, with makeup and hair
  4. Tell us a little about a first date you once had (:30-:45 seconds) while showing us your GREAT SMILE:  ZOOM IN for headshot (shoulders to top of head) then SMILE while looking at the camera as well as turning your head for both smiling profiles
  5. Show us you GREAT TEETH:  “Big Smile” close up SHOWING TEETH while looking at the camera as well as turning your head for both smiling profiles.

*EMAIL REQUIRED MATERIALS AND SELF-TAPE BEFORE 10 PM MONDAY, 7/2/18

EMAIL:  dana@breakthroughcasting.com

SUBJECT LINE:  DEAR DOCTOR 7/11/18

19
Jun

BREAKTHROUGH CASTING- BUFFALO, NY: CROWN VIC (RUSH! SEEKING 60+ yrs Female, FEATURED BG)

*RUSH CASTING!  Submit ASAP!

*Submission instructions found at the bottom of page

 

CROWN VIC

SAG Low Budget Feature

Director:  Joel Souza

Producers:  Anjul Nigam, Alec Baldwin, Gregg Bello

Writer:  Joel Souza

Production:  Crown Vic Productions

NY Casting Director:  BreakThrough Casting

Auditions:  Direct Booking from self-tapes and reels

Shoot Dates:  June 18th– July 16th, 2018

Shoot Location:  Buffalo, NY

Rate:  SAG scale

 

CAST:
THOMAS JANE- Ray Mandel
LUKE KLEINTANK- Nick Holland

 

SYNOPSIS:

CROWN VIC takes us on one memorable night in the life of veteran patrol officer Ray Mandel (Thomas Jane) and his trainee, ambitious young cop Nick Holland (Luke Kleintank) in the LAPD’s Olympic Division. With two cop killers on the loose and hunting for more targets, Mandel and Holland must contend with a city about to boil over, as well as Jack VanZandt, an unhinged rogue cop out for payback running wild in their patrol zone. As the night wears on, Mandel finds himself in a desperate race against the clock to find a missing girl as he and Holland prowl the dangerous streets of L.A. in their patrol car, protected by only a few thin sheets of metal and glass…

 

PRODUCER IS COMMITTED TO DIVERSE, INCLUSIVE CASTING.  SUBMISSIONS FOR NON-DESCRIPT ROLES WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR ALL PERFORMERS, REGARDLESS OF AGE, SEX, ETHNICITY, DISABILITY, RACE, COLOR, NATIONAL ORIGIN, SEXUAL ORIENTATION OR GENDER IDENTITY OR ANY OTHER BASIS PROHIBITED BY LAW, SUBJECT TO LEGITIMATE CASTING OBJECTIVES.

 

SEEKING:

[KAILEY’S GRANDMA] 

Caucasian female, 60s + yrs.  An emotional scene where RAY delivers kidnapped KAILEY to her Grandma, who he just rescued.  Shoots on or about Wednesday, 6/20 with a tentative 9pm start time.  Rate is SAG scale at $166/8 hrs.……FEATURED BG

 

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS:

*Submt ASAP!

*Email ALL required info below.  Submissions missing any info and self-tape will not be considered.

  1. name / email / cell / location base
  2. union status
  3. agency with full contact info (if applicable)
  4. attach jpegs of current headshots/pic & pdfs of updated resumes- MANDATORY
  5. include links to acting reels/clips (if applicable)
  6. attach current selfie (1) headshot AND (2) full body- MANDATORY 

 

EMAIL ASAP to:  johanna@breakthroughcasting.com 

SUBJECT LINE:  CV FBG- KAILEY’S GRANDMA

 

12
Jun

BREAKTHROUGH CASTING- BUFFALO, NY: SAG Feature, CROWN VIC (Featured BG/BG)

*Submit ASAP required info and self-tape ASAP

*Submission instructions found at the bottom of page

*Submissions without self-tapes will not be considered

 

CROWN VIC

SAG Low Budget Feature

Director:  Joel Souza

Producers:  Anjul Nigam, Alec Baldwin, Gregg Bello

Writer:  Joel Souza

Production:  Crown Vic Productions

NY Casting Director:  BreakThrough Casting

Auditions:  Direct Booking from self-tapes and reels

Shoot Dates:  June 18th– July 16th, 2018

Shoot Location:  Buffalo, NY

Rate:  SAG scale

 

CAST:
THOMAS JANE- Ray Mandel
LUKE KLEINTANK- Nick Holland

 

SYNOPSIS:

CROWN VIC takes us on one memorable night in the life of veteran patrol officer Ray Mandel (Thomas Jane) and his trainee, ambitious young cop Nick Holland (Luke Kleintank) in the LAPD’s Olympic Division. With two cop killers on the loose and hunting for more targets, Mandel and Holland must contend with a city about to boil over, as well as Jack VanZandt, an unhinged rogue cop out for payback running wild in their patrol zone. As the night wears on, Mandel finds himself in a desperate race against the clock to find a missing girl as he and Holland prowl the dangerous streets of L.A. in their patrol car, protected by only a few thin sheets of metal and glass…

 

PRODUCER IS COMMITTED TO DIVERSE, INCLUSIVE CASTING.  SUBMISSIONS FOR NON-DESCRIPT ROLES WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR ALL PERFORMERS, REGARDLESS OF AGE, SEX, ETHNICITY, DISABILITY, RACE, COLOR, NATIONAL ORIGIN, SEXUAL ORIENTATION OR GENDER IDENTITY OR ANY OTHER BASIS PROHIBITED BY LAW, SUBJECT TO LEGITIMATE CASTING OBJECTIVES.

 

[SEEKING]:

*[WOMAN CRYING AT DOOR] 

Female, 35-45 yrs, All Ethnicities.  An emotional scene where she collapses in RAY’S arms, stricken with grief after he delivers the news of relative who died in a burning car……*FEATURED BG

*[KAILEY’S GRANDMA] 

Caucasian female, 60s + yrs.  An emotional scene where RAY delivers kidnapped KAILEY to her Grandma, who he just rescued……*FEATURED BG

*[DINER MANAGER] 

Caucasian male, 45-65 yrs.  RAY gives DINER MANAGER $20 to cover TRACY’S food bill, which she tried to skip out on paying….*FEATURED BG

*[CLUB GIRLS]

18-25 yrs, Females, All Ethnicities.  L.A. Valley Girls, wears too much makeup.  JACK is trying to score with one of the CLUB GIRLS…..*FEATURED BG

*[LITTLE BOY]

6 yr old African-American Boy, large innocent eyes.  A crowd surrounds a taped up crime scene with two dead black teens.  NICK spots a LITTLE BOY in the crowd.  He holds NICK’S gaze  and NICK is frozen in the LITTLE BOY’S stare…..*FEATURED BG

*[DEAD BLACK TEENS]

Legal 18 yrs who looks 14-16 yrs old, African-American Males…..at the scene of the crime, CRASH COP fills in NICK on the events leading to the fate of the DEAD BLACK TEENS…..*FEATURED BG

*[GUYS ON CORNER EYEBALLING RAY]

18-25 yrs, African-American Males.  Gangbangers.  They stare down RAY as he pulls up on the corner of 12th and Mariposa…..*FEATURED BG

[WEST OLYMPIC COP’S PARTNER]

20-50 yrs, Females and Males, All Ethnicities. 

[LAPD OFFICERS / MOTORPOOL / SWAT / CRASH COPS / DETECTIVE]

20-65 yrs, Females and Males, All Ethnicities. 

[DINER LINE COOK] 

Male, 40-55 yrs, Latino/Hispanic, Asian, Middle Eastern, Caucasian

[STREET PEDESTRIANS / ONLOOKERS / PEOPLE GETTING INTO CAR]

18-60 yrs, Female and Male, All Ethnicities

[RUBBERNECKERS IN CAR]

20-30 yrs, Caucasian Females and Males.

[STREET HOODS]

African-American Males, 18-25 yrs. 

[TACO STAND WORKERS]

Latino/Hispanic Males, 25-65 yrs.

[TACO STAND PATRONS]

25-35 yrs, Male and Females, All Ethnicities

[LIQUOR STORE PATRONS]

Strong Character Faces, 30-60 yrs, Females and Males, All Ethnicities.

[ABANDONED LOT ONLOOKERS]

African-American, Latino/Hispanic, Females and Males, 18-65 yrs

[EMT] 

20-40 yrs, Caucasian Females and Males

 

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS:

*Submt ASAP!

*Email ALL required info below.  Submissions missing any info and self-tape will not be considered.

  1. name / email / cell / location base
  2. union status
  3. agency with full contact info (if applicable)
  4. attach jpegs of current headshots/pic & pdfs of updated resumes- MANDATORY
  5. include links to acting reels/clips (if applicable)
  6. attach self-tape or provide self-tape link- MADATORY (see instructions below)

SELF-TAPE INSTRUCTIONS:

  1. state name/agency/union status/height/weight/location base
  2. zoom in- headshot
  3. zoom out- full body shots with profiles

 

EMAIL:  johanna@breakthroughcasting.com 

SUBJECT LINE:  CV Featured BG/BG

 

 

12
Jun

BREAKTHROUGH CASTING – BUFFALO, NY: SAG Feature, CROWN VIC (RUSH- Seeking STAND IN for LUKE KLEINTANK)

SUBMIT ASAP FOR IMMEDIATE BOOKING!

*Submission instructions found at the bottom of page

*Submissions without self-tapes will not be considered

 

CROWN VIC

SAG Low Budget Feature

Director:  Joel Souza

Producers:  Anjul Nigam, Alec Baldwin, Gregg Bello

Writer:  Joel Souza

Production:  Crown Vic Productions

NY Casting Director:  BreakThrough Casting

Auditions:  Direct Booking from self-tapes and reels

Shoot Dates:  June 18th– July 16th, 2018

Shoot Location:  Buffalo, NY

Rate:  SAG scale

 

CAST:
THOMAS JANE- Ray Mandel
LUKE KLEINTANK- Nick Holland

 

SYNOPSIS:

CROWN VIC takes us on one memorable night in the life of veteran patrol officer Ray Mandel (Thomas Jane) and his trainee, ambitious young cop Nick Holland (Luke Kleintank) in the LAPD’s Olympic Division. With two cop killers on the loose and hunting for more targets, Mandel and Holland must contend with a city about to boil over, as well as Jack VanZandt, an unhinged rogue cop out for payback running wild in their patrol zone. As the night wears on, Mandel finds himself in a desperate race against the clock to find a missing girl as he and Holland prowl the dangerous streets of L.A. in their patrol car, protected by only a few thin sheets of metal and glass…

 

PRODUCER IS COMMITTED TO DIVERSE, INCLUSIVE CASTING.  SUBMISSIONS FOR NON-DESCRIPT ROLES WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR ALL PERFORMERS, REGARDLESS OF AGE, SEX, ETHNICITY, DISABILITY, RACE, COLOR, NATIONAL ORIGIN, SEXUAL ORIENTATION OR GENDER IDENTITY OR ANY OTHER BASIS PROHIBITED BY LAW, SUBJECT TO LEGITIMATE CASTING OBJECTIVES.

 

SEEKING:
[STAND IN FOR LUKE KLEINTANK (NICK HOLLAND)]
Caucasian Male, 6’1”, 190 lbs, short brown hair, very fit (see right reference pic).  Works on or about 6/18-21, 6/24-28, 7/2, 7/6-710, 7/13-7/15 (18 DAYS), mostly NIGHT SHOOTS with one day shoot (confirmed dates TBD).  Rate is $194/8 then starting 7/1,  $199/8 on 7/1 + 15 mins travel allowance to and from set. SAG experienced actor ideal but open to experienced non-union performer.  BUFFALO LOCAL HIRE ONLY.

 

 

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS:

SUBMIT ASAP FOR IMMEDIATE BOOKING!

*Email the required info below AND self-tape:

  1. name / email / cell / location base
  2. union status
  3. agency with full contact info (if applicable)
  4. attach jpegs of current headshots & pdfs of updated resumes- MANDATORY
  5. include links to reels/clips (if available)
  6. email measurements:
    • shirt:
    • pants:
    • chest:
    • waist:
    • hips:
    • thigh:
    • neck:
    • sleeve:
    • inseam:
    • hat:
    • shoe:
  7. attach self-tape- MADATORY (see instructions below)

SELF-TAPE INSTRUCTIONS:

  1. state name/agency/union status/height/weight/location base
  2. zoom in- headshot
  3. zoom out- full body shots with profiles (wear fitted t-shirt so we can clearly see body shape)

SUBJECT LINE:  CV STAND IN (Thomas Jane)