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Blumhouse Feature Film H(OM)E Speaking Roles Open casting Call

June 29, 2020, Brazil. In this photo illustration the Blumhouse Productions logo seen displayed on a smartphone (rafapress/shutterstock)

June 29, 2020, Brazil. In this photo illustration the Blumhouse Productions logo seen displayed on a smartphone (rafapress/shutterstock)

Blumhouse feature film casting call for supporting speaking roles in Los Angeles, California. 

Blumhouse casting directors are now casting actors to work on scenes filming in Los Angeles, California. Producers are now casting the following supporting speaking roles:

[CALVIN "CAL" PIKE>

  • Portrayed as he/him 9
  • Asian-American, or mixed race of Asian descent. Curtis and Meredith’s youngest child
  • He is quiet and shy and would seemingly rather live inside the world of Minecraft than in reality.
  • However, Cal is becoming very curious, constantly questioning his parents about the world around him.
  • When a new AI device is set up in their home, Cal is drawn to the attention he receives from it.

[AUGUST PIKE]

  • Portrayed as he/him12, Asian-American, or mixed race of Asian descent.
  • Curtis and Meredith’s middle child
  • He is listless and anxious but finds comfort in his iPad.
  • August doesn’t have a lot of friends and dreads going to school, where he struggles to fit in, that is until the new AI device helps him find his confidence.
  • THE SUPPORTING LEAD MUST BE LOS ANGELES LOCAL HIRE.

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Blumhouse Feature Film H(OM)E Supporting Speaking Roles

OPEN CASTING CALL!

(CAPE cannot answer inquiries as we are not part of the production! Please reach out to the contact in the email below.)

Blumhouse feature film, H(OM)E, a thriller from director Chris Weitz, is currently seeking male Asian

roles.

[CALVIN "CAL" PIKE]

  • Portrayed as he/him 9
  • Asian-American, or mixed race of Asian descent. Curtis and Meredith’s youngest child
  • He is quiet and shy and would seemingly rather live inside the world of Minecraft than in reality.
  • However, Cal is becoming very curious, constantly questioning his parents about the world around him.
  • When a new AI device is set up in their home, Cal is drawn to the attention he receives from it.

SUPPORTING LEAD 

PLEASE ONLY SUBMIT ACTORS WHO WILL BE 9 YEARS OLD BY OCTOBER 31.

YOU MUST BE LOS ANGELES LOCAL HIRE.

[AUGUST PIKE]

  • Portrayed as he/him12, Asian-American, or mixed race of Asian descent.
  • Curtis and Meredith’s middle child
  • He is listless and anxious but finds comfort in his iPad.
  • August doesn’t have a lot of friends and dreads going to school, where he struggles to fit in, that is until the new AI device helps him find his confidence.
  • THE SUPPORTING LEAD MUST BE LOS ANGELES LOCAL HIRE.

Interested? Apply Now

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About Blumhouse Productions:

Blumhouse Productions is an American film and television production company founded by Jason Blum. The company is known for producing low-budget horror films such as Paranormal Activity, Insidious, and Sinister. It has also produced several critically acclaimed films, including Whiplash, The Purge, Get Out, and Split. In 2017, Blumhouse founded Blumhouse.com, a website that hosts horror-themed short films and podcasts.

The company has been nominated for several Academy Awards, winning one for Best Picture for Get Out.

Jason Blum has said that he wants to make movies that are "entertaining and thought-provoking" and that he is not interested in making "message" movies. He has also said that he is open to making films with a more positive outlook, as long as they are still entertaining.

In an interview with IndieWire, Blum said that he believes the success of his company's films comes from their focus on story over budget. He also said that he is willing to take risks on projects that other studios might not be, and that this has led to the company's success.

Blumhouse Productions has been praised for its use of social media to market its films. The company was one of the first to use Twitter to create a "live-tweet" event during the 2013 film The Purge. The event was a success, and the company has since used Twitter to market other films, including Get Out and Split.

Blumhouse Productions has also been praised for its diversity. The company's films have featured a number of minority and female leads, including Get Out's Daniel Kaluuya and Lupita Nyong'o, and Split's Anya Taylor-Joy.

In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Jason Blum said that he wants his company to be known for making "movies for everyone." He also said that he is committed to hiring a diverse range of people, both in front of and behind the camera.

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