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Casting call! actors and models required for new Birmingham drama pilot!

Birmingham, United Kingdom

“This Girl” is a pilot for a potential six part episodic drama set in Birmingham

Casting call! actors and models required for new Birmingham drama pilot!

Casting complete. Applications are now closed.

“This Girl” is wriiten and directed by Daniel Anderson and Toyin Omari Kinch. It is a dynamic, Avant-garde, urban romantic drama set in a modern day claustrophobic Birmingham. A poetic story about a troubled aspiring writer, Elijah Wright and Grace a beautiful and highly ambitious young woman who Elijah is very fond of.

As their relationship grows, it becomes evident that they share a deep and intimate connection, which gives Elijah hope.

On this particular eve everything is going well between Elijah and Grace but just as they are about to hit the city, the unforeseen arrival of Ezra; a friend of Elijah forces him to engage in a conversation that he would rather have in Grace’s absence. During the exchange, Ezra receives a phone call that drastically changes the whole evening, forcing Elijah into Hobson’s choice.

Auditions dates: Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th June 2012

To recieve a character breakdown and to be considered for casting please email your Cv and headshot with the role you wish to be auditioned for

We welcome links to your show reel also.

If you have any questions or require further information please do not hesitate to ask. We look forward to hearing from you.

Daniel & Toyin

Payment details: no pay

Applications to this casting call require:
  • A profile photo

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GRACE MILLINGTON

24 years old. She is a highly ambitious Law student who works part time. She is extremely beautiful, fashionable and knows exactly what she wants in life. She is an intelligent & guarded young woman who doesn't trust easily but wants to be able to. She wishes for an intelligent, strong minded, ambitious man who is capable of loving her.
Has to be attractive and fashionable. Afro-Caribbean. Slim/athletic build
Skill requirements: Ability to dance confidently
Willing to perform in underwear

Females, aged 24 to 24 from Birmingham, United Kingdom (nudity may be required)

  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent
  • Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles - Previous paid speaking roles
  • Skin color: Black
  • Eye color: Brown
  • Languages spoken: English

EGOR

26 years old. Egor is Elijah’s alter ego, however Egor would say that he is Elijah’s twin. He has a fierce temper and is unpredictable. He thrives and enjoys the culture of violence and street life. He is a risk taker and lives by no rules. He loves Elijah but hates him at the same time. He feels that Elijah holds him back from achieving his full potential and he knows Elijah feels exactly the same way about him. He is physically strong and uses it to his advantage to get what he wants.

Males, aged 26 to 26 from Birmingham, United Kingdom

  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent
  • Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles - Previous paid speaking roles
  • Skin color: Brown
  • Eye color: Brown
  • Languages spoken: English
  • Hair color: Black

ASHLEY

20-24 Years old and is originally from South London but now lives in a shared accommodation with Curtis and two other students in Birmingham. He is a 2nd year student at BCU studying sports science. He’s good looking, arrogant, cocky, charming and has a way with the ladies.


Physical requirements: Afro-Caribbean. Slim/athletic build
Skill requirements: Able to do a south London/General London accent very well and improvise to a high standard.

Males, aged 20 to 24 from Birmingham, United Kingdom

  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent
  • Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles - Previous paid speaking roles
  • Skin color: Brown
  • Languages spoken: English
  • Hair color: Black

CURTIS

20-24 Years old and is originally from the North of England but now lives in a shared accommodation with Ashley and two other students in Birmingham. He is a 1st Year student at Aston University studying engineering. He has a unique and distinctive look about him. He is laid back, self-assured but shy with the ladies.

Physical requirements: Mixed-race. Slim build
Skill Requirements: Able to do a Northern accent and improvise to a high standard.

Males, aged 20 to 24 from Birmingham, United Kingdom

  • Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles - Previous paid speaking roles
  • Skin color: Other
  • Languages spoken: English

FAYE

20-22 Years old and lives in Birmingham. Works part time as a merchandiser in forever 21 and also works at the weekend as a nightclub promoter. Very stylish, attractive and knows it. Loves male attention and is out on the town most weekends with her girlfriends. She’s been seeing a guy for the past year and half, however she’s unwilling to commit and is always looking for a better option.
Physical requirements: Caucasian. Athletic build.
Skill requirements: Able to improvise to a high standard

Females, aged 18 to 22 from Birmingham, United Kingdom

  • Ethnicity: White / Caucasian
  • Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles - Previous paid speaking roles
  • Skin color: Tanned

NATASHA

20-22 Years old and lives in Birmingham. She works part time as a hairdresser and also models. She is extremely attractive and is surprisingly easy going. She is single and rarely gets approached by men as her beauty intimidates them.

Physical requirements: Any ethnicity. Slim/athletic build
Skill requirements: Able to improvise to a high standard

Females, aged 18 to 22 from Birmingham, United Kingdom

  • Modeling experience: Part-time model - paid commercial work - Full-time model - paid commercial work

JODIE

20-22 years old and lives in Birmingham. Works part time as a sales assistant in forever 21. She is also a student at South Birmingham College studying music. She seeks approval from men and is a little insecure. She is pretty but doesn’t think she is. Has never been in a serious relationship.

Physical requirements: Mixed-race. Slim/athletic build
Skill requirements: Able to improvise to a high standard.

Females, aged 20 to 22 from Birmingham, United Kingdom

  • Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles - Previous paid speaking roles
  • Ethnicity: Other
  • Skin color: Brown
  • Languages spoken: English

SCREW-FACE

25-30 Years old and lives in Birmingham. He is very thuggish and menacing looking. Loves the road life and is always with his boys. Smokes copious amounts of weed and sells drugs. Makes music in his spare time as a hobby. Sees women as sexual objects. Has no respect for authority or society.

Physical requirements: Afro-Caribbean. Muscular/ Athletic build
Skill requirements: Able to improvise to a high standard.

Males, aged 25 to 30 from Birmingham, United Kingdom

  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent
  • Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles - Previous paid speaking roles
  • Skin color: Black
  • Languages spoken: English

DOOM

25-30 Years old and lives in Birmingham. He is very thuggish and evil looking. Loves the road life and is always with his boys. Smokes copious amounts of weed and sells drugs. He is a converted Muslim and has 3 wives and numerous children.

Physical requirements: Afro-Caribbean. (Able to grow a full beard) Slim/athletic build
Skill requirements: Able to improvise to a high standard.

Males, aged 25 to 30 from Birmingham, United Kingdom

  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent
  • Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles - Previous paid speaking roles
  • Skin color: Brown
  • Languages spoken: English

MOVEZ

25-30 Years old and lives in Birmingham. He is very thuggish and dopy looking. Loves the road life, loves high performance cars and bikes and is always with his boys. Smokes copious amounts of weed and sells drugs. He has a deceptive nature.

Physical requirements: Afro-Caribbean
Skill requirements: Able to improvise to a high standard.

Males, aged 25 to 30 from Birmingham, United Kingdom

  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent
  • Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles - Previous paid speaking roles
  • Skin color: Black

DRE

25-30 Years old and lives in Birmingham. He is very edgy. Loves the road life and is always with his boys. Sniffs copious amounts of cocaine. Loves to DJ and party. He loves women.

Physical requirements: Afro-Caribbean
Skill requirements: Able to improvise to a high standard.

Males, aged 25 to 30 from Birmingham, United Kingdom

  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent
  • Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles - Previous paid speaking roles
  • Skin color: Black

Previous audition:
Female Model Required for ASOS Vintage Fashion Shoot - East London

Next audition:
Actor (male) to play sensitive role in promo for feature - Brighton

Listing created: 17 May 2012

Applications closed: 24 June 2012

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