Casting Directors are looking for local talent to fill speaking roles and to be Extras in scenes filming from late February to March. This is a great opportunity to be a part of the upcoming production “My Name is August” who is looking for men and women between the ages of 18 and 60 years old
There are a lot of available roles with auditions scheduled to be held in Detroit, Michigan.
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Olli, Male, 20-30:
Supporting speaking. August’s more soft-spoken friend. Responsible, caring. The one that’s there for August in the end.
Kay, Female, 20-30:
Supporting speaking. August’s abrasive friend. Seems supporting but is only interested in partying. Oblivious to the effect of her words.
August, Trans-Male Character, 18-24:
Lead speaking. Cautious, anxious, and inexperienced. Transgender man. Worried about how other people view his identity, easily taken advantage of, surface level relationship with parents. Able to wear a chest binder, smoke convincingly.
Christopher, Male, 25-35:
Supporting speaking. Obnoxious, self-obsessed, gay party host. Kind of messy. Enables August to go after a hot guy.
Sam, Male, 20-25:
Supporting speaking. Attractive gay man. The antagonist. Transphobic. Almost predatory. Ultimately insecure about his own sexual identity.
Paul, Male, 40-60:
Supporting speaking. August’s Bud-Light drinking father. Unbothered. Complacent to Bridgette. Not worried about August’s actions.
Bridgette, Female, 40-60:
Supporting female. August’s mother. Conservative. Willfully ignorant towards August’s identity but still cares about his well being.
Also casting featured extras for a party scene.
Compensation: Unpaid, but you will receive a copy of the film, IMDB credit, and craft services. All SAG-AFTRA guidelines, as found in the Film Agreement, will be followed.
Audition Location: College for Creative Studies
Shooting Location: TBD but in the Metro Detroit area.
Production Dates: Approximately late February and March.
How to Apply
Please respond with headshot, resume and acting reel if applicable
Send the above information to firstname.lastname@example.org
Auditions: Tuesday January 30th, Sunday February 4th
Note: Casting will contact you to schedule an audition on these dates