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2nd set of Auditions for BRANDED – A NON UNION FILM – will be held on Saturday, January 2, 2010 from noon to 5PM.

2nd set of Auditions for BRANDED – A NON UNION FILM – will be held on Saturday, January 2, 2010 from noon to 5PM.
The Marcole Building in Ferndale (22720 Woodward Ave. 9 mile and Woodward)
There is parking behind the building and on the street. You will clearly see the name of the building on it.

Bring headshot and resume, or photo and experience.

You do not have to forward your resume or headshot ahead of time to any email.

Come prepared for the part you want to read for with the monologue that matches and note we may have you cold read for a part off the script there on the spot that we see you fit.

Come relaxed! We want to get you know you as well as you get to know us. If we seem to be rushed to not take it as if you didn’t audition well. Please take it as we may be very busy and want to keep the process flowing. We do not know the turn out for this day.

Call backs will be made the 3rd week of January.
Go to: for monologues and more info.

•Compensation: $50 a day for now


Terry Lewis Vocal & Dance Auditions Tomorrow at the Music Hall

Grammy Award Winning Producer Terry Lewis (Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis) to Hold Auditions for Epic Musical.

Olympia Entertainment invites adults and children ages 8 and older to audition for the touring company of an epic new musical production called “He Lives”, the story of Jesus Christ as seen through the eyes of Matthew.

Auditions will be held to fill 35 principal and featured roles on December 29, 2009 at the Music Hall located at 350 Madison St, Detroit, Michigan 48226.

Dance auditions will start at 2 p.m. and dancers should be warmed up and ready to perform.

Vocal auditions begin at 6 p.m. Singers should prepare 16 bars of a song that shows off their voices.

Callbacks will be held Dec. 30.

Conceived by Billy Osborne and written by Angela Barrow-Dunlap, the show features music by composer Terry Lewis and is scheduled to launch an international tour in fall 2010.

Please bring a current photo and resume stapled together.

Thank you and God Bless!

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Acme Casting Michigan is looking for a teenage( 13-15 year old ) ONLY- to play young Terence Howard

Acme Casting Michigan is looking for a teenage( 13-15 year old ) ONLY- to play young Terence Howard, must have light eyes and look very much like Terrance Howard for the movie “Son of No One.” Please submit headshot or photo with your infomation: name, age, address, email address and phone number to

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What Do You Expect From Actors On Set?

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“Why Do Men Cheat?” is currently holding an online casting call. We are looking for extras and lead actors. Ken Baker Jr., is directing this amazing independent docudrama which takes an honest look at why men cheat. This film combines personal commentary of both men and women with some dramatic enactments of real life situations. Shooting is scheduled to begin January 8, 2010.

We are looking for men and women who look to be between the ages of 25-40 ( character breakdowns upon request ).

Please submit 2 headshots, resume, and/or demo reel to:

Currently casting and crewing up for 48 Hours Till Dark (Feature Film)

Currently casting for 48 Hours Till Dark (Feature Film)

Extras, principal roles, co-starring roles available.
All ages and ethnicities.
Pay amount varies according to roles cast.
Union and Non-Union
Submit photo & reel experience for consideration.
No photo and/or reel, No reply!!!

“48 Hours Till Dark”
LOG-LINE: When the lights go out, whose side are you really on?
GENRE: Drama/Horror/Suspense
Starring: Sticky Fingaz, Fredro Starr, DMX, Gary Anthony Sturgis (Daddy’s Little Girls and Pride), Jazo, Carl Gilliard, and MontDig.

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Lee Production of Detroit, MI is finally shooting a feature on the RED camera. We will post clips and tutorials of the whole process. We’ll also post clips and tutorial from other filmmakers and editors using the RED camera.

PROJECT: 48 Hours Till Dark

LOGLINE: “When the lights go out, whose side are you really on?”

GENRE: Drama/Horror/Suspense

BUDGET: $500,000

RATING: Restricted (R)

MARKET: Worldwide Interest; General Public, Adults, 16-55

COMPARABLES: The Toolbox Murders, Blackout and Dead Heist.

Plot Summary: Leah (played by Deborah Valente), an aspiring young screenwriter, stumbles across an old script given to her by a tenant, while moving into her new apartment. The script holds tail dark secrets in the old building. But there’s one problem-all of the old tenants has moved out except for one elderly couple and a strange old maintenance man living in the basement. Moved by the stories, she begins a journey to track down the old tenants.

Other Tenant: As Stacks (played by Sticky Fingaz) prepares to take over a historic Detroit apartment building, his past loyalties becomes a problem in the present? Check out and see what happens within the next 48 hours, when love is lost, power collides, and murders are formed in the midst of the dark?

Looking for DP’s & Editors using the RED Camera.
Please post reels and contact info.

Actors (Must live MI)
Please post reels and contact info.

DP (RED Camera)
Editor (for RED footage)
Lighting (for RED Camera)
Script Supervisor
Extra casting director
Set construction
Special effects
Location Manager
Video Assist Operator
Still photography
PR Services

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Project Runway is now casting for Season 7!!!

Project Runway is now casting for Season 7!!! Have what it takes to show your stuff at New York fashion week? This is your chance!

The minimum age to apply for the show is 21.

Project Runway will be holding invite only calls in the following cities:

Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York City and Seattle

If you can get to one of the cities listed above, please fill out the application (Download) and follow all directions that are on it.

The deadline for us to receive applications has been pushed to May 5th. Please disregard the April 30th deadline that is on the application.

That said, our invite only casting calls begin in early May. Getting your submission in as soon as possible guarantees that you can be invited to the call that is geographically closest to you. Please don’t wait until the last minute – fill out the application and get us all of your info immediately!

Questions? Send your e-mails to

All applications should be sent, overnight, to:
Project Runway Casting
Bunim-Murray Productions
6007 Sepulveda Blvd. Van Nuys, CA 91411

See our FAQS for information on how to make an audition tape. We prefer submissions on VHS and VHS C, but we will also accept Mini-DV, Hi-8, and DVD. If you submit on DVD, it must be a full-size DVD, NOT a mini-DVD.

REAL WORLD 24 IS Now Casting


Albuquerque, Anchorage, Ann Arbor MI, Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Billings MT, Birmingham AL, Boise, Burlington VT, Charleston WV, Charlotte, Chicago, Cleveland, Columbia SC, Columbus OH, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Fargo ND, Fayetteville, AR, Fresno, Gainesville FL,Indianapolis, Jackson MS, Kansas City, Laramie WY, Las Vegas, Lexington KY, Little Rock AR, Los Angeles, Louisville, Lubbock, Madison WI, Memphis, Miami, Minneapolis, Milwaukee, Mobile AL, Nashville, New Orleans, Oklahoma City, Omaha, Pensacola, Fl, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Portland ME, Portland OR, Providence, Raleigh, Richmond VA, Sacramento, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, Seattle, St. Louis, Tempe, Tampa.

If you live within driving distance of one of our recruiting cities, please email The subject heading of your email should contain ONLY the name of your nearest city from the above list. (If you do not live within driving distance of one of the above cities, your subject heading should be OUT OF AREA REQUEST).

Please attach a few PHOTOS of yourself as well as a brief BIO. Also, include your full name and TELEPHONE NUMBER(S) in the body of your email.

IMPORTANT: The total size of your email must not exceed 3mb!

Please send ONLY ONE EMAIL. Multiple submissions may disqualify you.

Send your 5 minute casting tape to:
Bunim-Murray Productions
6007 Sepulveda Blvd. Van Nuys, CA 91411
Attn: Real World Casting

Remember to include your name, age, and contact information. If possible, please write it somewhere on the tape. See our TIPs for information on how to make an audition tape.

We prefer submissions on VHS and VHS C, but we will also accept Mini-DV, Hi-8, and DVD. No CD-ROMs, please.

If you submit on DVD, you MUST submit a full-size DVD that is playable in a standard DVD player. TEST this before sending it in. If your disk won’t play, we WILL NOT notify you and it goes in the trash.