Facebook’s ‘SKAM’ Season 2 Casting Call for Speaking Roles (Pay is $600/Day)

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Facebook Watch‘s Skam Season 2 is now casting speaking roles.

Vicky Boone Casting is seeking men ages 18-22 for S2 SKAM Austin. Casting directors are looking for actors with improv experience to work on the show. Facebook Watch is looking for actors for the role of “JESSE”. Jesse is an 18 to 22 years old, philosophy undergrad with a soft demeanor and is the type of guy who might attend feminist rallies and take his yoga mat everywhere.

About Facebook Skam:

Facebook Watch’s Skam centers around a group of teenagers in Austin, Texas following their of school, love and leisure time. SKAM Austin is shown in real-time through short clips on a daily basis on Facebook Watch, supplemented with screenshots of messages between the characters and compiled clips into full episodes on weekends. Real social media accounts created for the fictional characters allow viewers greater insight into the show beyond its clips. The first of these short clips was released on April 24, 2018. The series premiere had an audience of over 10 million.

How to audition?

To audition for a role in Facebook Watch series SKAM Austin, check out the casting call breakdown below.

Facebook Watch’s Casting Call

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Vicky Boone Casting is seeking men ages 18-22 for S2 SKAM Austin.
Unrepresented under-grad students with improv experience encouraged to submit for this project as well!

SKAM is a narrative series that streams on Facebook Watch, adapted from the Norwegian phenomenon, and focuses on authentic portrayal of teenage and early adult life.

Project: Skam Austin
Casting Director: Vicky Boone
Audition Date(s): Starting week of 1/21
Callback Date(s): TBD
Rate of Pay: $600/day
Start Date: 2/6/19-2/11/19
Location: Austin, TX

CASTING:
JESSE – 18 to 22 years old, all ethnicities male. A philosophy undergrad. He has a soft demeanor and is the type of guy who might attend feminist rallies and take his yoga mat everywhere.

SUBMIT ASAP. CASTING ROLE TOP OF NEXT WEEK.

Sound like you or someone you know? Those interested can submit to us at [email protected] with the following info:
*Name & best contact info
*City of current residence
*Two recent photos (one close up, one full body)
*Please list any acting, stand up, or improv experience that you have!
*Use the subject line: “S2: JESSE”

Looking forward to your submissions!

Related: How to Find Acting Auditions and Casting Calls

Please do not apply, if you are not local or if you do not fit the description.

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