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“3-1-3rd” Casting Call

Rushing Wind productions is producing a T.V series about Detroit teen life called “3-1-3rd”.
Think of something like the wire, BUT Detroit style. We be working with WADL Detroit,
AFC live, and hopefully Tyler Perry.

WHAT::: We will be holding a casting

WHEN:: This Saturday, January 30th from 2:00 p.m to 6:00 p.m

WHERE: On the westside of Detroit. Plymouth and Telegraph( Respond for more information)

WHO::: Y O U. We need Teens AND adults of all ages to come out and show us your talent.
Males and Female. ALL colors, shapes and sizes. You dont need any resume or
picture right now, just bring your talent. You will be required to do a read and the
decision will be made from there. Dont be shy!! A few of the main characters:

For more information send an email to or Text/Call (313) 304-2924—Aaron. Or Call (313)733-7334—Wanye’


CASTING CALL: MALE/BLACK/21+ for WhiteWood Films

WhiteWood Films is in pre-production of a modernized recreation of the 1942 film, ‘Casablanca’….’s Trailer. Retitled: ‘Detroit’. (Confusing, I know. Tell that to the people @ the Ferndale Film Festival.)

Anywho, this leads us to our casting call:
We are looking for an African American male, 21 years of age or older to recreate the role of Rick Blaine, originally played by Humphrey Bogart. Except in our version, picture Rick Blaine as a wealthy hustler from Detroit ( D-fitted, the whole 9).

No auditions necessary. Just send a headshot and online demo reel (Or a video/film you appeared in) & any questions/comments to:

Production begins and February 2010. Look forward to working with you!
(Only Compensation: A DVD of the finished product)

“Misplaced” Casting Call for 2 Last Roles

“Misplaced” Casting Call for 2 Last Roles

Short film to be shot on RED camera looking to cast 2 more roles

We are a film production company based out of Farmington Hills and were shooting a short film entitled “Misplaced”.

We are still looking to cast 2 roles.

* Rose: Age 18-28, Attractive Female. Plays the wife of the lead character “David Wilson”. She goes missing and David is on a thorough search to find her. 2 Scenes.
* Detective Tom Ryan: Age 25-45, Male. Must look the part of a detective/cop like figure. Has 1 scene with the lead Detective “Martin Rosso”.

We will be shooting on the RED camera. This is a great opportunity to get some high quality clips for your work.

Please email Headshot and Resume to

Shoot dates:
February 3rd & 4th, 2010
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Non-Union film: CHEDDA BOYS Producer: ML Davis

Production: Filmirage Filmworks/Kwende Films Director: Darren Brown

Exec. Producer: Kwende Reid Dir. of Photography: Jeffrey T Brown

Shooting in Detroit, MI

Feb 2010

Lo-no pay: Meals, copy and credit

Casting Dir. ML Davis

“Chedda Boys” Detroit Movie Casting Call

Casting Local Detroit Actors!

Non-Union film: CHEDDA BOYS
Producer: ML Davis
Production: Filmirage Filmworks/Kwende Films
Director: Darren Brown
Exec. Producer: Kwende Reid
Dir. of Photography: Jeffrey T Brown

Shooting in Detroit, MI
Feb 2010

Low pay $20-100, meals, copy and credit

Casting Dir. ML Davis
The “Chedda Boys” Story

Life of a hustler that goes from High school football star to the mean streets of Detroit.

Character Roles:

* RONNIE: BLACK Male, 30’s Flamboyant, flashy dresser, loud talking Drug Dealer. Chedda Boy’s big cousin. who gets him started in the game. (LEAD)

* GRANDMA: BLACK Female, 65-75 Caring and loving grandma to Chedda boy and Ronnie. They still live with her as they do dirt. (FEATURED)

* AUTUMN: BLACK Female, Mid to Late 20’s, Beautiful, sexy, smart, feisty Chedda Boy’s on and off girlfriend since high school. She wants him out the life. (LEAD) {Semi-nudity}

* JAMES: BLACK Male, Late20’s-early 30’s, Cocky, double crosser, snitch, Ex-boyfriend of Autumn and owner of Jimmy’s Bar (CO-LEAD)

* ALI: MIDDLE EASTERN Male, Early to mid 40’s, Arab store owner who is also into the underworld business (CO-LEAD)

* COACH MOORE: Male, 50’s, Chedda Boy’s former high school Football coach (FEATURED)

* JASON: BLACK Male, Mid 20’s, square looking hustler. Part of Ronnie’s crew (FEATURED)

* THURMAN: BLACK Male, Mid 20’s , the jokester in Ronnie’s crew (FEATURED)

* FRANK WHITE: BLACK Male, Mid to late 20’s, Straight Gangsta. Part of Ronnie’s crew who loves to fight. Quick to shoot or kill (FEATURED)

* BILL: BLACK Male, Mid 20’s, Flamboyant dresser and loud mouth, just like Ronnie. He’s the right hand man (FEATURED)

* MARLA: Female, Mid to late 20’s, Beautiful young lady who doesn’t mind fight for her man (FEATURED)

* RHONDA: BLACK Female, Late 40’s to early 50’s. Regular lady, Autumn’s weed smoking Mom who just got laid off from GM plant. She dates men close to her daughters age (FEATURED)

* BAM: BLACK Male. 30ish, Arrogant, full of himself, Slick looking and talking guy with no business of his own. Short cut artist Feeds off of other people’s work and hustle. Rhonda’s boyfriend (FEATURED)

* UNCLE P: BLACK Male, 50’s. A veteran of the street hustle. He sells drugs, stolen cars, whatever will make him some money (FEATURED)

* JUAN: MEXICAN Male, Early to mid 30’s a West coast boss. Arizona drug dealer who meets Chedda Boy and Uncle P in Chicago (FEATURED)

* FRANK JOHNSON: BLACK, Male, Mid to late 40’s. A truck driver for Ronnie who remembers Chedda Boy from his youth. He doesn’t like how he gets paid from Ronnie (FEATURED)

* GAIL: BLACK Female, 30’s Ronnie’s girlfriend. {must be a good screamer} (FEATURED)

Prisoners, visitors, prison guards, prison admin., FBI agents, police, young Arabs, large Mexicans, college students, business men, strippers, young hustlers

Email photos and resumes ASAP to: Put the role you’d like to audition for in the heading. Casting will start end of this week. (Jan. 22, 10) If you don’t have a professional photo and resume, but you have skills, send a snapshot. Someone will call you for audition

Seeking Native French and German Men and Women – Simon Casting

Subject: Seeking native french and german men and women

Seeking native French men 65-75
Seeking native French woman – 30-40 and 59-65

Seeking native German man 60-75
Seeking native German woman 60-70 and 30-40

This is for a print ad. Pays $1500. Shoots March 8-12 with auditions on January 28th.

Call 312-202-0124 for an audition. Ask for Claire or Amy

Bridezilla’s Casting Call

Do you or someone you know think you have what it takes to be on America’s top-rated wedding show?

Are you planning a wedding between November 2009 and May 2010?
Are your wedding preparations getting out of control?
Are you struggling with the cooperation of your wedding party, fiancé or in-laws?
Are you doing everything in your power to make sure your wedding day is perfect?
Are you ready to share your story with other women who’ve been or will be in your shoes?

If so, then you are just what we’re looking for!

If your wedding falls within the dates above & you’d like to be considered for an episode, email the below to

Bride’s Full Name:
Bride’s Age:
Contact Phone Number:
Email Address:
Wedding Date:
Wedding Budget:
Groom’s Full Name:
Groom’s Age:

Tell us why you would be a great Bridezilla – give examples.
Who is giving you the most stress and why?
Give us your top three concerns for your wedding.

Please include some photos of you and your fiance.

Thanks! Good luck!

*Brides will be generously compensated.

Improvisors Needed for TV PILOT

The Creators by Nickola Shreli wga east
The Creators Pilot Bruder Releasing/Nick- Name Projects
Executive Producers: Nickola Shreli, David London
Producers: Rich Goteri
Casting Director: Russell Boast Shoots: Detroit /Sunday Feb 21, 2010

SUBMIT ELECTRONICALLY to nicknameprojects@

ELECTRONIC SUBMISSIONS ONLY Nicknameprojects@ Send us 2-3 minutes of your troupes best work!

PLEASE INCLUDE ANY additional video/youtube or links to the NOTES!!- we will view them!

The Creators is a completely improvised half hour comedy TV show
featuring competing improve troupes from around the US in a weekly
tournament style format. The respective comedian’s and actors on each
team must solely rely on their abilities and talents along with suggestions
from the engaged theatre lounge audience to create scenes. Both teams
performances are facilitated by a host. At the end of the show the viewing
audience at home gets to votes via text/twitter voting to determine what
improv teams performance was best out of the two for that week. The
winning team ultimately moves on to the next episode for a chance to be
crowned the most talented improve performers in America and 50,000.00
at the end of the season.

For more project info ie format, style, etc. – see production notes attachment:

Notes attachment

Host- Male or Female 25-40 all ethnicities……Should be out of the box, very hip, energetic and enthusiastic NOT in a cheesy way. Hi Level Stand up comedy / improv experience and background req’d. The face and driving creative force of the project. (A young Jay Leno, a Jim Belushi-esque personality or a Sarah Silverman type is what we have narrowed down the initial prototype as)

[Improv Teams-] – Competing improv troupes. Must be the best of the best. Extremely edgy and dramatic. There comedy must be contemporary and funny not cheesy. No less then 3 no more then 5 members on

Tim Greene Vampire Tales Casting Call

Tim Greene Vampire Tales Casting Call at Broadway Theater (Detroit, MI)

Awarding Wining Writer, Producer & Director Tim Greene Back in Detroit!
TIME: 1pm to 2:30pm
DATE: Saturday, January 9th, 2010

MICHIGANMega Awarding Wining Writer, Producer & Director Tim Greene Will Make His 4th Trip Back To Detroit This Saturday!(As seen in Backstage Magazine). Tim Greene was also interviewed in backstage Magazine with a full page news article. See The Backstage Story On Tim Greene By Clicking On The Link Below:

TimGreeneFilm (prod. ), creator of the LiL Homies kids franchise, is casting Vampire Tales, a feature-length vampire movie about a young vampire trying to make it big on a reality TV show.The film will be shot on HD 24p. Tim Greene, writer-prod. -dir.;
Amy Wiseman, casting dir.

Shoot begins Jan. 30, 2010 in NYC.
Seeking Vampire: male, 20-early 30s, any ethnicity, LEAD;
Vampire Girlfriend: female, 20-early 30s, any ethnicity;
Six Reality Show Contestants: male and female 20 to 45 years of age.
Extras 12 to 45 years of age.

Contact Tim Greene if you have any further questions on Facebook
(213) 399-0600

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


“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: