Casting Call for Upcoming Chevy Silverado Industrial Film

Project Casting

Brock Allen Casting recently posted the following casting call for an upcoming Chevy Silverado Industrial project. This will be a Tool of North America Production in association with Commonwealth Ad Agency.

AUDITIONS FOR CHEVY SILVERADO INDUSTRIAL FILM/NON UNION

PRODUCTION CO: Tool of North America

AD AGENCY: Commonwealth

DIRECTOR: BOB RICHARDSON, 3x Academy Award winner for Cinematography. JFK, The Aviator, Hugo. Cinematographer for Inglorious Basterds, Eat Pray Love, Shutter Island.
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0724744/

PRODUCER: Lindsay Skutch

PM: Kathleen Handwerk

CASTING DIRECTORS: Brock/Allen Casting
CASTING ASSITANTS: Alexandria Walters, Becky Turner
CASTING INTERN: Molly McMichael

PAYRATE: Industrial Film Contract
Principle ( Lead Characters): $ 570.00
Featured Extras: $ 150.00

SHOOT DATES: June 11-14th, MUST BE AVAILABLE ALL DATES, BUT WILL ONLY SHOOT 1 or 2 days

SHOOTING LOCATION: AUSTIN AREA

AUDITION DATES: JUNE 3- JUNE 6 (MONDAY THRU THURSDAY) AUSTIN, TEXAS

AUDITIONS: To schedule an audition please email [email protected]

Please include:
• Name
• Your city
• Phone
• Email
• Occupation
• Hobbies
• Age (if under 18),
• Community involvement (volunteer opportunities such as coaching youth sports, meals on wheels, anything that you volunteer your time for)

• Do you drive a truck? If so, what do you use it for? (Ownership of a truck is not necessary).

*We will email you back with an audition time, location and more details.

*ALSO-If you have an agent you must get a scheduled audition through your agent. DO NOT EMAIL US – we do not directly schedule agented actors.

BREAKDOWN OF CHARACTERS WE ARE SEARCHING FOR:

GENERAL NOTE:
This is not about dirt farmers and ranchers, but professional, hardworking men and women and their families. They use the Silverado in their work and with their families. Think prosperous men and women with mortgages who pay their bills, successful middle class Americans. Looks for men are ruggedly handsome with built in character. Looks for women are natural beauty. They are comfortable in their skin and take care of themselves. They take pride in their appearance.

CONSTRUCTION FOREMAN OR ARCHITECT:
Male 30’s -early 60’s Caucasian/Hispanic
The guy at the construction site with the plans. Running the show. Bringing supplies. Real life experience a plus, but not necessary.

RANCHER OR HORSEFARM OWNER OR FOREMAN:
Female/Male late 20’s-early 60’s. Caucasian/Hispanic Would be great if they owned or worked on a ranch or farm.

FAMILIES:
Mom/Wife 30-55 Caucasian/Hispanic
Boy 9-16, Girl 9-16 Both Caucasian/Hispanic
These families are active at work and play. On the go. Would be great to have real families.

SMALL BUSINESS OWNER:
Female late 20s-50s any ethnicity
Drives a truck for work and active life. Maybe a small, independent business owner who hauls restaurant supplies, art supplies, gardening or landscape business. Also coaches soccer or travels with Girl Scouts.

DATE COUPLE:
Male, late teens /early 20s. Any ethnicity
Female, late teens/early 20s. Any ethnicity
Date night or with friends at the lake.

BUSINESS MAN:
Male 30-50 all ethnicities
Upper level management, works from phone in his truck. Hauls equipment/supplies. Works in sales, maybe construction equipment/supplies or John Deere farm and ranch equipment.

COACHES:
Male/female. Late 20s-35. All ethnicities
Real coaches, high school, Jr. high, Little League.

EVERYONE AUDITIONING FOR THESE ROLES MUST HAVE VALID DRIVERS LICENSE AND BE COMFORTABLE DRIVING A TRUCK. OWNERSHIP OF A TRUCK IS NOT NECESSARY.