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Seeking Talent for Student Short Film in KY

Newport, KY, United States
ID: 265866Exp: 7/25/2024

Casting actors for Student Short Film, please see the details below. ONLY OH & LOCAL TALENT WILL BE CONSIDERED. About the project: Romantic drama. A teenage boy's plan to escape with his girlfriend from their abusive households is upended when he learns that his father's arrest will leave his codependent mother behind with nothing. Additional info: Filming late July/Early August. 15 page script. Contains minor and implied violence/drug references and mature language. Please apply if interested.

5 roles

MarvMale18-22 y.o.All ethnicities

Son of Bonnie and Steven who plans to escape his abusive upbringing with his girlfriend Claira. A selfless and good-intentioned people pleaser who can be misguided in his efforts. Dreams of creating a new life together with Claira.

ClairaFemale18-22 y.o.All ethnicities

Stuck in an abusive household and plans to escape with her boyfriend Marv. Driven to escape her abusive situation no matter the cost, but fears the consequences of failing. Dreams of creating a new life together with Marv.

BonnieFemale35-45 y.o.All ethnicities

Cares deeply for her son Marv, but is too dependent on her husband Steven to stand up for herself or Marv. Her husband's arrest wrecks her.

LukeMale19-23 y.o.All ethnicities

Confident and hip car reseller who makes a deal with Marv and Claira. Focused on himself but remains somewhat empathetic towards Marv's situation.

StevenMale35-45 y.o.All ethnicities

Abusive father and husband to Marv and Bonnie who gets arrested. A rugged, demanding, blue collar alcoholic