Louisiana, United States

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Casting Call: "NIMBY" – Fresh Slate Productions

Project Overview: Fresh Slate Productions is currently casting for the short film "NIMBY," a non-union project shooting in New Orleans, LA. We are seeking a diverse group of local talent to fill various roles. This five-day shoot offers an excellent opportunity for actors to gain exposure and experience in a professional setting.

Roles Available:

  1. Claire (Lead): African American woman, 35-39 years. Exudes a modern housewife vibe, bubbly personality. Married to Phil.

  2. Phil (Lead): African American man, 35-39 years. The traditional, supportive husband; strong, silent type. Married to Claire.

  3. Nancy (Supporting): Caucasian woman, 40-55 years. Embodies a traditional Southern debutante with a conservative mindset.

  4. Ronald (Supporting): Caucasian man, 50-59 years. A frumpy desk worker lacking friends and empathy.

  5. Susan (Supporting): Caucasian woman, 30-35 years. Bubbly, chatty, and happy-go-lucky. Married to Carter.

  6. Carter (Supporting): Caucasian man, 35-39 years. All-American, easygoing. Married to Susan.

  7. Clerk (Day Player): Woman, 25-35 years. Manages daily tasks as Ronald’s assistant.

  8. Assistant (Day Player): Woman or man, 25-35 years. Works for Nancy, seeking her attention.

  9. Lawyer 1 (Day Player): Woman, 35-45 years. Professional, assertive, articulate, sharply dressed.

  10. Lawyer 2 (Day Player): Man, 45-50 years. Poised, polished, professional, sharply dressed.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Participate in rehearsals as scheduled.

  • Perform roles according to director’s vision.

  • Collaborate with cast and crew to ensure a cohesive production.


  • Local hire: Must be based in or near New Orleans, LA.

  • Must be available for the entire shoot duration (specific dates TBD).

  • Prior acting experience preferred but not mandatory for background roles.

  • Non-union.


  • Principal, Supporting, and Day Players: $125/day.

  • Featured Background: $100/day.

  • Background Talent: $75/day.

Company Details
Mae Chapman Casting
Louisiana United States

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