Casting child and teen actors in “Blue Converse,” a short film. Synopsis: Two boys meet in a park. They become best friends. They grow up together. As they become adults, they start to want different things in life, and go down different paths for the first time in their lives.

Roles

Actors & Performers

Male 1 (As a Child): Supporting, Male, 5-8
production states: “to roughly resemble the likeness and portray the childhood years of ‘Male 1,’ pictured in the ‘additional materials’ section; applicants must be located within 100 miles of Chicago; exceptions can be made if you well resemble one of the characters.”
Ethnicity: Latino / Hispanic, Middle Eastern, White / European Descent
Required Media: Headshot/Photo

Male 2 (As a Child): Supporting, Male, 5-8
production states: “to roughly resemble the likeness and portray the childhood years of Male 2, pictured in the ‘additional materials’ section; applicants must be located within 100 miles of Chicago; exceptions can be made if you well resemble one of the characters.”
Ethnicity: White / European Descent
Required Media: Headshot/Photo

Male 1 (As a Teenager): Supporting, Male, 12-15
preferably with an unbroken voice, to roughly mimic the voice of “Male 1” and portray him in his early teenage years; male 1 voice: clyp.it/2wvrw15k. Production states: “This is a voice role, but we will still need the actor in person for recording and filming.”
Ethnicity: Latino / Hispanic, Middle Eastern, White / European Descent
Required Media: Headshot/Photo, Audio Reel

Male 2 (As a Teenager): Supporting, Male, 12-15
preferably with an unbroken voice, to roughly mimic the voice of “Male 2” and portray him in his early teenage years; male 2 voice: https://clyp.it/jevmunsa. Production states: “This is a voice role, but we will still need the actor in person for recording and filming.”
Ethnicity: White / European Descent
Required Media: Headshot/Photo, Audio Reel

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Rehearses and shoots TBD in the Chicagoland area.

Compensation & Contract Details

Professional Pay

Estimated Payment: $250.00 per Day (Estimated duration: 1 Day)

Additional: Pays $250 per day. Travel and meals provided. No participation fees required.

Key Details

Seeking talent from: Chicago, IL