Kumail Nanjiani's New Series is Now Casting Lead Speaking Roles

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LOS ANGELES - SEP 18: Martin Starr, Zach Woods, Kumail Nanjiani at the 2016 Primetime Emmy Awards - Arrivals at the Microsoft Theater on September 18, 2016 in Los Angeles, CA

Kumail Nanjiani's new TV series is now casting speaking roles

Telsey and Company are now casting actors for the new Universal Television series DREAM from executive producers Kumail Nanjiani, Emily V. Gordon, Lee Eisenberg, Alan Yang, Joshua Bearman, and Joshua Davis. Casting directors are casting the following role:

  • Knaul Sah - The character is a South Asian boy at various ages in his life between 8 and 20. The character is a charming, resourceful young immigrant from India living in Utah. Speaks English and Hindi. This is for a starring role.

No experience is necessary.

If interested in being considered please email the following information to [email protected]

About Apple's 'Little America':

Kumail Nanjiani LOS ANGELES - SEP 10: Emily V. Gordan, Kumail Nanjiani at the 2017 Creative Arts Emmy Awards - Arrivals at the Microsoft Theater on September 10, 2017 in Los Angeles, CA - Image (Kathy Hutchins /

Details for the show have not been released. However, according to Variety, Apple has officially ordered the immigrant anthology “Little America” to series with the same executive producers. According to the report, the half-hour series is based on true stories from Epic Magazine. “ It will explore the funny, romantic, heartfelt, inspiring, and surprising stories of immigrants in America. “The Office” alum Lee Eisenberg will write and executive produce along with “The Big Sick” writers Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon. Eisenberg will also serve as showrunner.”

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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