Glass Cage Productions Open Auditions for Actors
Glass Cage Productions is holding open auditions for actors and extras for an action drama short film, “Round 2”. Filming starts in late August, 2011. Shooting will take place on weekends and some weeknights.
Sunday, July 24, 2011 from 12:00pm – 5:00
Prince Conference Center at Calvin College
1800 East Beltline SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
- JASON – A hard worker who has dealt with a tough upbringing. He plans to move on and start a better life with his girlfriend Nicole.
- WALTER – Prodigal son who returns home seeking help from Jason. His only good quality, he never lies.
- NICOLE – Girlfriend of Jason. She’s newly pregnant with his child. She has a great relationship with her family therefore wants Jason to reconcile with Walter.
- RICARDO – Underground kingpin who holds prize fights for dirty money. No second chances when working for Ricardo. (Doesn’t have to have a large frame).
- NICK – Trainer at the local gym who helps Jason learn how to fight as a favor to Walter. Nick is a local legend.
- ANNOUNCER – Fight announcer and referee.
- FATHER – Alcoholic and abusive father towards Walter.
- YOUNG WALTER – Flashback version of Walter.
- CODY – Show boating fighter who knows martial arts. (Must be able to complete flips or find similar body double)
- SAMSON – Ricardo’s top fighter and a fan favorite. (Must be a muscular man)
- DOORMAN – Works the door to the underground fighting scene. He knows Walter, but is not a big fan.
- RICARDO’S BODYGUARDS – Silent tough mob that are willing to protect Ricardo at any cost.
- EXTRAS – We are going to need multiple extras for a coffee shop and mulitple fight scenes. We do need some business attired men and women for the fight scenes as well as “average joe fight fans”. Also need some extras training in a gym for the training scenes.
NOTE: Experience in mixed martial arts, boxing, kick boxing, wrestling, jiu-jitsu, etc., for the roles of Jason, Walter, Cody, and Samson is a plus, but not necessarily required. Cast will attend training sessions and script read through. All ages must be over 21 and able to look the part, with exception of young Walter. Jason and Walter may be casted based on likeness.
These are not paid roles, but credit and DVD will be given.
How to Apply:
If you are interested in applying please attend the audition on July 24th. You can either bring a 8 x 10 headshot and resume with you to the audition or email them to: firstname.lastname@example.org
NOTE: Sides are available upon request. Your audition on July 24th may also cast you for a role in Glass Cage Production’s next Win!Win! short film screen writing contest project.