Netflix's Degrassi: Next Class season 2 is now casting speaking roles in Toronto, Canada.Larissa Mair Casting is now casting new lead roles for season two of Degrassi: Next Class. Casting directors are for Degrassi: Next Class is searching for two new recurring roles for their next season. Casting directors are casting the following roles:
- Rasha (15, Open Ethnicity) - FEMALE Quick witted and sarcastic, Rasha comes to Degrassi, having relocated from the Middle East, ready to take on any and every high school experience. From crushes, to cameos in the school play, this star track and field athlete is constantly pushing boundaries and willing to try anything once (must be willing to cut hair short).
- Saad (16, Open Ethnicity) - MALE, Brooding and intense, Saad keeps his distance from the crowds of bubbly, babbling teens in Degrassi's halls. To some, his self-imposed isolation reads as anger, and no one would blame him - he came to Canada and left his childhood home in the Middle East behind. Truly though, he's just a thoughtful, artistic kid, struggling to find his place in his new country.
About Degrassi: Next Class:Degrassi Next Class follows the lives of the students from Degrassi Community School, a fictional high school in Toronto. It is the 5th series in the Degrassi franchise and the first two seasons have been filmed. It will tell the stories of a new generation of students as they navigate their way through high school dealing with real life issues and situations that teenagers actually go through such as Cyber Bullying, Mental illness, Homophobia, racism, drug use, feminism, sexuality, religion, life threatening diseases, online harassment, catfishing and dysfunctional families. It will target the teen cohort today known as Generation Z.
Important: Anyone submitting for these roles must be a Canadian Citizen and be able to work as a Toronto local between May-August 2016. If you have already appeared on Degrassi, you cannot audition. Deadline for Self-Tapes: Tuesday, March 29th at 5:o0 pm EST. If you have any questions you can email the casting directors directly at [email protected] If you have an agent, please allow your agent to submit you. To audition for a role on Degrassi: Next Class, check out the casting calls below:
CASTING NOTICE FOR DEGRASSI: NEXT CLASSWe are currently casting two brand new roles for the next season of Degrassi: Next Class! Check out the casting notice and visithttp://larissamaircasting.com/degrassi-rasha-saad.xhtml to find out how you can audition!
Remember, you must be a CANADIAN CITIZEN (and be able to live local to Toronto) in order to appear on Degrassi!
If you are not local and/or do not fit the description, do not applyDo you think you are perfect for this role? Leave us a comment below and tell casting directors why you should be selected!