Commercial Casting Call for Runners (Pay is $1500)

Project Casting

Casting directors are looking for actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming on January 15th through the 16th in Toronto, Ontario.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • 1) Hero Girl Amputee: Female, 6-13 years old. Needs to have a visible disability, preferably amputated leg. She needs to be able to run on a prosthetic.
  • 2) Hero Woman Amputee: Female, 17-25 years old. Needs to have a visible disability, preferably amputated leg. Needs to be an actual runner who can run on a prosthetic. (She will be playing an older version of our Hero Girl)
  • 3) Young Fan with any type of visible disability: Female, 8-13 years old.
  • 4) Runners: Females, 17-25 years old. Looking for able-bodied sprinters who train and compete currently or have in the past and still maintain the skill/body type.

To audition for a role on the upcoming commercial, check out the casting call breakdown below.

Toronto Casting Call

Jigsaw Casting Ltd. Is Looking Canada Wide For Individuals with a Visible Disability & Sprinters For an Upcoming Olympic PSA!

Roles
1) Hero Girl Amputee: Female, 6-13 years old. Needs to have a visible disability, preferably amputated leg. She needs to be able to run on a prosthetic.

2) Hero Woman Amputee: Female, 17-25 years old. Needs to have a visible disability, preferably amputated leg. Needs to be an actual runner who can run on a prosthetic. (She will be playing an older version of our Hero Girl)

3) Young Fan with any type of visible disability: Female, 8-13 years old.

4) Runners: Females, 17-25 years old. Looking for able-bodied sprinters who train and compete currently or have in the past and still maintain the skill/body type.

*Pays approx $1,500.00, if selected + flights and accommodation.

Details & Submission Information
If interested, you must submit in order to be invited in to audition.
Please e-mail the following to: [email protected]

1. Your name, age and a little bit about your disability. Do you use a prosthetic? If yes, what type? Hero Women: Tell us about your running experience as well.
2. Photo(s) of yourself that clearly show your face. (No hats or sunglasses).
3. Your primary contact information (Including phone number) *If you are a represented actor, please include your union status, resume & your agent’s contact information
4. Please write OLYMPIC PSA’ in subject line of e-mail, along with your name, role and age. (E.G. OLYMPIC PSA – Jane Robinson – role 2 hero woman – age 18)

Submissions are due by: December 8th at 9am

You must be available for these key dates):
INTERVIEWS: Week of December 11th (via Skype)
SHOOT: Jan. 15-16, 2018 (in Toronto – TBD)

Questions or Concerns
*If you have already submitted for this project, you do not need to resubmit your information
*Please note that you will not be compensated for the audition
*This is a Union PSA. Non Actors will be permitted.
*You must be a Permanent Resident or Canadian Citizen to participate
*If you have received this bulletin after the initial audition date, please still email us your submission as you may be able to attend the recall audition

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