‘Big Mistake’ Open Casting Call in New Mexico

Project Casting

The New Mexico Film Commission recently posted the following casting call for an upcoming feature film, Big Mistake. For details regarding this upcoming project, and learn how to be a part of the open casting call, see the information below!

Big Mistake Open Casting Call

Tranquilino Productions is currently casting for their upcoming feature film, BIG MISTAKE, to be produced in June. BIG MISTAKE is a desert-noir film about a young bounty hunter who falls for a troublesome socialite who he is supposed to bring in and soon finds she is more then he can handle.

Shooting Location: Albuquerque
Shooting schedule: June 8-23, 2013
This feature is a non-union project. All role payments are negotiable depending amount of days worked. Food and beverage will be provided. 
Our open casting call will take place at Sol Acting Academy on Saturday, May 11 from 3:30 to 6:30 PM and Sunday, May 12 from 10 AM to 1 PM. Applicants will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis. Please prepare a short monologue to perform during your audition. Please bring a physical copy of your resume and headshot.
Dates & Times:  
May 11 @ 3:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
May 12 @ 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Sol Acting Academy
 5500 San Mateo Blvd NE #114
Albuquerque, NM 87109

Looking for several lead & minor roles:

Nick – A slate-faced Afghanistan veteran who takes up bounty hunting after his discharge, mid 20s – early 30s

Mr. Campbell – A tall, salt-and-pepper-haired man in his late 40s

Cora Graces – A middle-aged Hispanic woman wearing too much jewelry, late 30s – late 40s

Bodyguards – Mr. Campbell’s bodyguards in suits, late 20s – early 30s

Mr. Carson – Badly dressed community college instructor, late 30s – early 40s

The Cleaner – Young thug hired to kill Nick, mid – late 20s

Mr  & Mrs Henderson – A 50/60 year old couple with a troublesome son

Damien – A stringy looking ex-con, late 20s – early 30s.

Mrs. Lucas – An elderly woman, 60 – 70s

Anthony Lucas – A frazzled, twenty something guy

Portia – Young and fabulous; party girl

Cady – Young and fabulous; party girl

Max – Young and fabulous; party guy

Nemec: Hard-faced looking guy; criminal looking to conduct business

Andres – A gangly, fairly creepy-looking Eurotrash dude, mid – late 20s

Housewife – Middle-aged community college student

Dropout – High school dropout

Solicitors – Strong, quiet spoken bounty hunters who work with Nick

Secretary – A bail bond co. secretary

 FBI Agents – Federal agents with athletic build

Thugs – Tough/mean looking criminals

Production: Big Mistake
Director: Michael Perez
Producer: Sylvia Adelina Padilla
Production Company: Tranquilino Productions
Genre: Noir/Thriller
Union/Non-Union: Non-Union
Project Type: Feature Film

If possible, please also send your resume and head shot to [email protected] (Subject: BIG MISTAKE Casting Call) by May 10, 2013

photo courtesy of by mark sebastian