Actors Wanted for Short Film/Web Series
Social Murderer will be 8 episodes or 8 short films from 3-8mins each, aiming for various festivals and a big online release. Theme wise think the power/influence of social media presence, societal pressures, youth culture & true to life scenarios.
In the current episode we are casting for :
A grandmother is hosting a Christmas party for her close family and relatives.
The episodes focuses on the impact of social media on family connection.
Actors will range from 5-80 years old (grandma + family members)
ANY MINOR MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT, we also have a WWCC (working with childrens certificate)
Apply below, keep a lookout for future castings for other episodes. DIVERSITY Encouraged :)
PLEASE NOTE this is an UNPAID Production, food/water will be provided and all links/credits/Imdb on completion.
All minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Audition / Rehearsal / Production datesaudition date: Sunday 18th August
rehearsal date: TBA , flexible depending on schedules of the actors
Shoot date: Saturday 14th of September
This job is unpaid
Grandma is a very sweet and compassionate, she has a big heart. She is retired and a widow so she spends a lot of time by herself but gets excited when her family come to visit her. She can be any ethnicity.
Females, aged 55 to 80
Kathy is the first daughter of Grandma. She is quite formal and lives the 9-5 life working in corporate.
Females, aged 35 to 45
Jen is the 2nd daughter of Grandma. She is married to Stuart. Jen is very family orientated having 2 kids with Stuart.
Females, aged 35 to 50
Stuart is married to Jen. He works in corporate and spends most of his time in the office. He is also family orientated frequently gets distracted by his work.
Males, aged 35 to 50
Lucy is the youngest granddaughter of grandma and daughter of Cathy. She is very sweet and outgoing.
*For Lucy's role all minors must be accompanied by an adult*
Females, aged 5 to 8
Samantha is the eldest daughter of Jen and Stuart. She is heavily invested in her social media apps,having a large following on Instagram. She could be considered an 'influencer'.
Females, aged 18 to 25
Zach is the youngest child of Jen and Stuart. He is into gaming(Fornite), skateboarding and somewhat social media, but not nearly as much as his older sister Sam.
*for this role all minors must be accompanied by an adult*
Males, aged 10 to 13
Relative of grandma (minor roles)
These are roles for extras. They can be any gender and age and will be the relatives and other family members of grandma. They will be hanging out around the party having a good time.
Anyone, aged 18 to 60
- Located in New South Wales, Australia
- Joined April, 2013