Project Casting
Illinois, United States
Posted 4 months ago

Production Type:

Film

Job Type:

Actor

Ethnicity:

Black

Required Skill:

Acting


Job Description

African-American female Age 15 - 19 (Approximately) for the lead role in this feature.

This character is a Chicago native and has spent her entire life on the south side in low-income areas. She’s naturally tomboyish and confident, qualities which have made it easy for her to assimilate with a group of boys who form a gang clique. In navigating complicated rivalries and social dynamics, she becomes a party to a violent event which turns her life upside-down. At the age of 16, she is facing grave legal and personal consequences, revealing vulnerability and a complicated sense of humanity under a hardened veneer.
Casting Search
Chicago Indie Feature

We are seeking an African-American female Age 15 - 19 (Approximately) for the lead role in this feature.

This character is a Chicago native and has spent her entire life on the south side in low-income areas. She’s naturally tomboyish and confident, qualities which have made it easy for her to assimilate with a group of boys who form a gang clique. In navigating complicated rivalries and social dynamics, she becomes a party to a violent event which turns her life upside-down. At the age of 16, she is facing grave legal and personal consequences, revealing vulnerability and a complicated sense of humanity under a hardened veneer.