The location for this production is Pittsburgh, PA. The producer of this student film has requested that we send this casting notice to the members in your Local. Under the terms of the Student Film Agreement, the Producer is required to pay transportation expenses and per diem and provide lodging whenever the performer is required to travel away from his/her principal place of residence. If you have any questions, please email Chelsea.Rodgers@sagaftra.org and include your questions and a telephone number where you may be reached, if necessary.
Production: Buffalo Girls
Producer: April Dobbins
Contract: Student Film Agreement
Shoot Location(s): Pittsburgh, PA
Shooting Date(s): Nov. 8, 2018 - Nov. 12, 2018
Seeking principal actors able to portray:
Antonio “Kelly” Kelly: (late 30, 40s; African American) Kelly is an aging pretty boy with a hint of rough-around-the-edges in his demeanor. Once a bit of a legend on the streets and on the football field, he’s now a father of two girls. He prides himself on being their protector and nurturer, and he’ll stop at nothing to keep them safe and happy.
Pick Kelly: (10-12; African American) – Pick is a transgender girl. She was born as Antonio, Jr., but she has always known deep down that she was a girl. Pick is lean and androgynous. She has not yet hit puberty, but she is terrified that it will make her life much harder when it comes. We are open to auditioning all genders for this role.
Submission/Audition Instructions: If you fit any of the above descriptions and would like to audition, please send a résumé, headshot, and if possible, a sample reel to April Dobbins at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than August 1, 2018. Auditions will be held via videoconference and are by appointment only. Date to be provided when audition is scheduled.
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