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Casting Call Date: Feb. 7th- 8th, 2015
Production Type: Short Film
Production Format: HD
Production Location: Dallas/North Dallas/Denton
Production Start Date: 03/6/2015
Production Wrap Date: 03/16/2015
Production Schedule: 7 Days
Producer(s): Issa Currie
Writer(s): Kolby Howard
Director(s): Kolby Howard
Additional Attached Crew: Tyler Beaubien, Joshua Meister, Nazli Koseli
Synopsis: Kam is an overweight man looking for love and fighting against his own insecurities. He is stuck in his own life and mind and is terrified of interacting with the opposite sex. He visits a therapy group weekly to try and overcome his fears. Anytime he sees another couple, he wishes it was him. Instead, he lives in a routine that is comfortable for him and allows him to never take risks. His only true friend is a phone sex operator and his therapy group leader who both push him to meet women in the physical world.
Paid / Non-Paid: Non-Paid
Other / Additional Compensation: Film Credit, DVD Copy
Meals / Lodging / Transportation: Meals, Snacks and Beverages
Email Address for Cast / Crew Submissions: firstname.lastname@example.org
Special Notes for Potential Cast/Crew: University of North Texas, 1179 Union Circle RTVP Building, Room 180F Denton, TX 76203
If interested, e-mail me and I will send you a document with more info.
We ask that you sign up for a 15 minute time slot.
Must be willing to travel to Denton, no compensation for any travel/lodging expenses
|Role Name||Gender||Ethnicity||Age Range||Description|
|Kameron Wilson "Male Laed"||Male||African American||18-24||General Appearance: (age 21-25) African American overweight man who has a hard time controlling his sweat glands. He has a hard time breathing and walking sometimes. His clothes are usually baggy. Internal Plot: He has been shy his whole life and has never had the best social skills and wants to open up to the world. External Plot: He is addicted to love and wants to find someone he can call his own.|
|Mr. Timothy Hanks||Male||Caucasian||41-50||General Appearance: (age 40-50) He is a Caucasian muscular man, very in shape for his age. Has old army tattoo on right arm. He wears glasses. Has a country accent. Internal Plot: He needs to spread knowledge of relationships to others so he learns himself as years go on how to keep his own relationship fresh. External Plot: To help Kam and others get over their social anxieties and help them get out into the world.|
|Sydney||Female||Any Ethnicity||18-24||General Appearance: (age 20-25) She is a very attractive woman with a very outgoing personality. Internal Plot: Slowly breaking out of her own sense of shyness. External Plot: To go up to someone and strike up a conversation and actually get to know them.|
|Stacey “Cinnamon” Lovett||Female||Any Ethnicity||25-30||General Appearance: (age 20-30) She is a model type who always wears designer clothes. Internal Plot: Wants to become a model and escape the world she is living and get away from her family. External Plot: To help Kam with is problems and be a good friend to him.|
|Devin Wison||Male||African American||41-50||General Appearance: (age 40-50) African American male, skinny with a heavy Texas accent. He has long hair and wears glasses. Internal Plot: Wanted a better son and was not happy to be in living situation he was in with being married. External Plot: To go and find a way to be a better father to Kam.|
|Vanessa Wilson||Female||African American||41-50||General Appearance: (age 40-50) African American female, she has long black/grey hair with a mole on her left side cheek. Internal Plot: Wants to leave Devin and start a new life but stays together with him for Kameron. External Plot: To find an outlet to vent her anger.|
|Jennifer Hanks||Female||South American/Latino||18-24||General Appearance: (age 20-25) Hispanic/White, very beautiful, long hair, walks with purpose, has dimples when she smiles, has a pierced nose. Internal Plot: Feels pressure from her mother to get married and is worried that she will keep going out with the wrong guys. External Plot: To find a guy that has different qualities about him that differ from the typical guys that have been thrown at her.|
|Dream Scene||0||Any Ethnicity||18-24||Man 1, 2, Woman 1, 2, 3, Group of Boys, Group of Girls|
|Automated Voice||Female||Any Ethnicity||25-30||woman that can do an voice over|