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Michigan Casting Call ~ Rather to be Chosen

Michigan Casting Call ~ Rather to be Chosen

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Casting Call

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Crystal Creek Media is holding a casting call for their new film, ‘Rather to be Chosen
in Greater Detroit, Michigan

  • Non-Union
  • Volunteer Roles
  • Auditions by Video Submission before April 25, 2014
  • Film Shooting Dates will be May 26-June 21, 2014
  • Casting Category – Feature Film – Non-SAG

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Log Line: Will a man accuse the woman he loves, in order to save his company and family fortune?

Principle photography for Rather to be Chosen is set for this spring/summer 2014. Daniel Knudsen (Creed of Gold, A Horse Called Bear) will be directing the film. Submit your resume and headshot along with your video submissions to Crystal Creek Media for consideration.

1) Audition video – Shoot the video that you wish to submit. When creating your video, please begin the video by stating your name and where you are from. Being a local actor is not necessarily a requirement to audition, but for budget reasons there are many roles for which we will only be able to use local actors so it will have an impact on final casting. Please upload audition videos to YouTube.

2) Settings – On the “Info and Settings” page you can name your video. Please name the video using the following format: CCCASTING_ROLE_YOUR-NAME. On the right hand side you will see an option labeled “Privacy Settings,” please set your video as “Unlisted” and email us the link to your audition video.

3) Follow up – Video auditions will be reviewed by the Casting Director. Follow up auditions will be held during our local call-back sessions or by sending a self-taped callback video audition.

Please email us for script sides:  cast@crystalcreekcasting.com

ManGreenArrowsRoles Needed

 

 

Role # 1 – Alex Shelby

Seeking: 1 male lead, aged 25-35 for this role

Time Commitment: 4 weeks

Alex Shelby, a young executive, inherits his father’s company Shelby Engineering and works to make

the most out of a difficult situation. His goal is to save the failing company, but feels he must

compromise to make things work.

Role # 2 – Michelle Long

Seeking: 1 female lead, aged 25-35 for this role

Time Commitment: 3 to 4 weeks

Michelle is a star employee at Shelby Engineering who develops a love interest for Alex. She is well

liked and respected in the corporate world and in the community around her. When she finds out

that she has been deceived by the company president she must re-evaluate what she believes.

Role # 3 – Kayla Long

Seeking: 1 female lead, aged 25-35 for this role

Time Commitment: 3 to 4 weeks

Kayla Long is an employee at Shelby Engineering. She is bitter over her difficult growing up with an

alcoholic step-father and has chosen to reject God, unlike her sister Michelle. There is tension

between Kayla and Michelle over how to see the world.

Role # 4 – John Grame

Seeking: 1 male lead, aged 50’s-60’s for this role

Time Commitment: 3 weeks

As Vice President of Shelby Engineering, John is a good Christian influence on Alex. He has made

some mistakes in his own career and wants to help Alex become the great leader he could have

been. His challenge is to work with Alex while Clay gives directly opposite advice. Clay is not up to

the challenge of John’s wit and experience.

Role # 5 – Clay

Seeking: 1 male support, aged 25-40 for this role

Time Commitment: 2 weeks

Employee at Shelby Engineering. Clay wants success at any cost. However as the story develops he

ultimately changes this philosophy. He is prone to rash decisions, but he sincerely has the company’s

best interest at heart.

Role # 6 – Darren

Seeking: 1 male support, aged 35-55 for this role

Time Commitment: 2 weeks

Darren is a dishonest office manager at Shelby Engineering. He is a gambler who has money

problems. He wants one big score so he can prove to his wife that he is right.

Role # 7 – Jason

Seeking: 1 male support, aged 20-35 for this role

Time Commitment: 3-4 days

Jason is the IT computer tech at Shelby Engineering.

Role # 8 – Ronald

Seeking: 1 male support, aged 50’s-60’s for this role

Time Commitment: 5-6 days

Ronald is a former pro-baseball player that has fallen into excessive drinking. He has hurt the

relationships within his family and now is practically homeless. This character will need to look

scruffy for the beginning of the film and will need to be able to clean up for later scenes.

Role # 9 – Julie Shelby

Seeking: 1 female support, aged 24-35 for this role

Time Commitment: 5-7 days

Alex Shelby’s sister, half owner of Shelby Engineering. She is currently in medical school.

Role # 10 – Computer Repair Guy

Seeking: 1 male support, young to middle-aged for this role.

Time Commitment: 1 day

Works at a Geek Squad type shop.

Role # 11 – Lawyer 1

Seeking: 1 male or female support, aged 30-40 for this role

Time Commitment: 1 day

Role # 12 – Storman

Seeking: 1 male support, aged 35-60 for this role

Time Commitment: 2 days

High power New York lawyer.

Role # 13 – Construction Workers

Seeking: 3 male supports, aged 20-50 for this role

Time Commitment: 1 day

Speaking or non-speaking parts.

Role # 14 – Receptionist

Seeking: 1 female support, aged 18-50 for this role

Time Commitment: 1 day

Typical receptionist, works for a high power New York lawyer named Storman.

Role # 15 – Judge Wilson

Seeking: 1 male/female support, aged 40-65 for this role

Time Commitment: 1 day

Role # 16 – Plaintiff Attorney

Seeking: 1 male support, middle-aged for this role

Time Commitment: 1 day

Role # 17 – Mr. Manning

Seeking: 1 male support, aged 40-65 for this role

Time Commitment: 1 day

Mr. Manning is a businessman who turns Shelby Engineering down for a building job.

Role # 18 – Secretary – Jenny

Seeking: 1 female support, aged 40-50 for this role

Time Commitment: 2-3 days

Role # 19 – Mr. Bowman

Seeking: 1 male support, aged 40-60 for this role

Time Commitment: 2-3 days

Mr. Bowman is an antagonist, wheeler-dealer businessman that is trying to take advantage of Shelby.

Role # 20 – Shelby Engineering Employees

Seeking: 2 female supports, middle aged or older for this role.

Time Commitment: 2-4 days

Role # 21 – Caterer 1 – Pam

Seeking: 1 female support, aged 25-35 for this role.

Time Commitment: 1 day

Role # 22 – Caterer 2 – Jeff

Seeking: 1 male support, aged 25-35 for this role.

Time Commitment: 1 day

Role # 23 – Jenny’s Ex-Husband

Seeking: 1 male support, aged 40-50 for this role

Time Commitment: 1 day

Role # 24 – Christian Bookstore Worker

Seeking: 1 male or female support, any age for this role

Time Commitment: 1 day

For additional questions please contact us at:

cast@crystalcreekcasting.com

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