Casting call: basketball enthusiasts, this is your chance to shine on screen in Canada.
Are you passionate about basketball and have dreamed of showcasing your skills in front of the camera? Well, this is your golden opportunity! A new commercial production is on the lookout for basketball players, and they are calling all enthusiasts within the age range of 25 to 60 years to come forward.
The production is seeking individuals with intermediate to advanced basketball skills. The roles involve performing as a basketball player in various scenes, encapsulating the essence and energy of the sport. Participants will be expected to engage in on-court activities, including dribbling, shooting, and playing defense, all while following the director's instructions to bring specific scenes to life.
This isn't just about playing basketball; it's about creating a dynamic and authentic on-screen environment. Collaborating with fellow cast members and the crew is crucial to do this effectively. As such, having a solid on-court presence, confidence, and the ability to take direction well are key attributes for this role.
One of the significant aspects of this casting call is that previous acting experience, while beneficial, is not a mandatory requirement. This opens the door for pure basketball talent to shine through, regardless of their experience in front of the camera. However, being physically fit and capable of performing basketball activities without limitations is necessary.
As for the logistics, the production is based in Canada, so all applicants must be legally eligible to work in the country and able to travel to the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) for the shoot. The commitment required is for the entire duration of the shoot, including any potential overtime. This is to ensure a seamless and uninterrupted filming process.
Now, let’s talk compensation. The pay range for a single day of filming is quite attractive, ranging from $675 to $2,175. The final payment will depend on various factors like the role assigned, experience, and the number of shooting hours. The package might include perks like meals and transportation, subject to the final agreement.
In summary, this casting call is an exciting opportunity for basketball players who want to experience the thrill of commercial filmmaking and earn a substantial amount for their participation. If you meet the requirements and are ready to take on this unique challenge, don't hesitate to apply. This could start something new and exciting in your basketball journey!
How to apply?
Check out the casting call breakdown below to audition for a role in the upcoming casting call.
$2,175 Commercial Casting Call for Basketball Players
- Perform as a basketball player in various scenes for a commercial production.
- Follow the director’s instructions for specific scenes, actions, and expressions.
- Engage in on-court basketball activities, including dribbling, shooting, and playing defense.
- Collaborate with other cast members and crew to create a dynamic and authentic basketball environment.
- Be available for the entire duration of the shoot, including any potential overtime.
- Age: 25-60 years.
- Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced/Competitive basketball players.
- Must be physically fit and able to perform basketball activities without any limitations.
- Strong on-court presence and confidence in playing basketball.
- Ability to take direction well and adapt to changes in the shooting schedule or scenes.
- Previous acting experience is a plus but optional.
- Must be legally eligible to work in Canada and travel to the GTA for the shoot.
- $675 - $2,175 for one day of filming.
- Payment terms will be discussed upon selection and may vary based on role, experience, and shooting hours.
- Additional benefits may include meals and transportation, depending on the final agreement.
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