Disappointing Messiah Casting

Disappointing Messiah – Casting

Please contact Alyssa Gay at alyssa@updogstudios.com with your resume, headshot and reel if appropriate. We will contact you in regards to scheduling your auditions.

Episode One – Intro 1.2
MARK
Age: 16-19
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Male
Tall, lengthy 17 year old who works after school each day, saving money for his dream car.
Role: Lead

STUDENT EXTRAS
Age: 14-19
Ethnicity: Any
Male & Female
Role: Non-Speaking

DEAN
Age: 45-55
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Male
Older man, works as the lead mechanic at mechanic shop.
Role: Supporting

MECHANIC EXTRAS
Ages: 25-45
Ethnicity: Any
Male
Role: Non-Speaking

MAN SELLING CAR
Age: 45-65
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Male
Large, older man who lives in mobile home park.
Role: Supporting

 

Episode 1.2 – Timing
DAN
Age: 35-45
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Male
Man with a family of 3, who is currently unemployed and facing financial struggles.
Role: Lead

TERRY
Age: 35-45
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Female
Wife of Dan, employed as a nurse, and frustrated with current financial struggles.
Role: Supporting

SAM
Age: 9-13
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Female
Daughter of Dan and Terry.
Role: Non-Speaking

JOHN
Age: 7-9
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Male
Son of Dan and Terry.
Role: Non-Speaking

INTERVIEWER
Age: 35-55
Ethnicity: Any
Male
Acts as interviewer for Dan.
Role: Supporting

 

Episode Three – Appearance
BEN
Age: 55-65
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Male
Single man who works as a janitor at the local high school.
Role: Lead

STUDENT EXTRAS (4)
Ages: 13-17
Ethnicity: Any
Males
Students who loiter outside of lockers in the school hallway with Student.
Role: Non-Speaking

STUDENT (1)
Age: 13-17
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Male
Makes Ben’s job especially difficult.
Role: Supporting

TEACHER
Age: 25-35
Ethnicity: Any
Male
Wrangles students out of hallway into class.
Role: Supporting

 

Episode Four – Teachings 3.1
LINDA PATTERSON
Age: 40-55
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Female
A medical doctor who is dissatisfied and unhappy with life. Light-haired woman.
Role: Lead

ORDERLY
Age: 20-40
Ethnicity: Any
Male/Female
Role: Non-Speaking

PATIENT
Age: 35-45
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Female
Well off financially, physically in shape, who is unhappy with other physical qualities – arms and chin.
Role: Non-Speaking

PATIENT EXTRAS (in waiting room)
Ages: 35-45
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Females
Well off financially, consumed by phones and materialism.
Role: Non-Speaking

HOMELESS WOMAN
Age: 25-55
Ethnicity: Any
Female
Homeless woman who walks through town, asks for assistance from Linda.
Role: Supporting

REALTOR
Age: 25-45
Ethnicity: Any
Male
Man who sells a vacant property to Linda.
Role: Non-Speaking

 

Episode Four – Teachings 3.1, Cont.
VOLUNTEER EXTRAS
Ages: 18-45
Ethnicity: Any
Male and Female
Volunteers at clinic for the less fortunate.
Role: Non-Speaking

HOMELESS/POOR PATIENT EXTRAS
Ages: 18-55
Ethnicity: Any
Male and Female
Less fortunate people who are coming to the clinic for discount medical aid.
Role: Non-Speaking

 

Episode Five – Actions 1.0

Nancy
Age 65
Because she knew she wasn’t fit to be the mother her daughter deserved. As much as it pained her, she knew she had to fight to provide a better life for her daughter, even if that meant not raising her. After 45 years her daughter, Lisa, has found and reached out to her.

Robert
Age 62 to 70
Robert has been happily married to Nancy for 35 years. They both had similar childhoods, with abusive parents and alcohol abuse. Because of this, Nancy and himself have fought to provide a better life for their now grown children.

Lisa
Age 40
Lisa has always questioned why her mother gave her up as a baby. In her early life, she even fought bitterness towards her mother. Lisa had Tori when she was 30 after she married her loving boyfriend. Through raising Tori, she has seemed to slowly let go of the bitterness towards her mother.

Tori
Age 5
Age 11
Age 18
Brown Hair

 

Episode Six – Scars
BOY
Age: 7-9
Ethnicity: Any
Male
Young boy who learns to ride his bike.
Role: Lead

DAD
Age: 35-45
Ethnicity: Any
Male
Dad of young boy who learns to ride his bike.
Role: Supporting

MOM
Age: 35-45
Ethnicity: Any
Female
Mother of young boy.
Role: Non-Speaking

SALES MANAGER
Age: 20-30
Ethnicity: Any
Male
Manager of sports store where the family purchases the boy’s bike.
Role: Non-Speaking

4 thoughts on “Disappointing Messiah Casting

  1. Dear Casting DIrector. Please could you consider me for the ” older “. Roles , in your exciting project , you can see my experience @ IMDB page Cora Anne Williams ,looking forward to hearing from you

    Thank you. Cora Anne Williams

  2. Hi my name is liam im 14 years old and i live in sarasota florida i would love to be the role of one of the students.

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