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Job Title:
Open Call Feb. 5 for short film-The Orphan's Wish
Job Location:
Richmond, VA
Job Description:
The Orphan’s Wish. A ten minute short thriller.

A girl’s mother is killed in a corrupt detective’s cover up when she is 10 years old and is sent to an orphanage. On her 18th birthday, she leaves the orphanage and sets out to kill the corrupt detective but finds out the detective is a part of a major heist and changes her course of action.

This is a no budget/non-union independent short film production offering no pay but will provide copy, credit and food and beverages. Tentative shooting dates March 11, 12, and 13.

All auditioned actors and actresses will receive an emailed response within a week informing them of the results.

Open Call Date and Time:
February 5th from 1pm – 4pm

10 Westover Hills Blvd
Richmond, VA 23225

It's the Autoplus Car dealership. A sign will be on the door and seating will be in the showroom.

Please RSVP and send headshots, resumes, script requests or any questions to email by clicking below and address your email in subject line to Jabari Abramson.

If you cannot make the audition but feel you would be a great fit for the role please send a submission tape through email or an upload on YouTube or Vimeo with a link and we will setup another date

The following is a breakdown of the roles: Please only submit if you feel you would be a good fit for this role!

Role #1- ( LEAD) Rebecca Rose
Gender: Female
Ethnicity: Any
Age Range: from 18 to 24 years of age.
Description: Athletic, mature and witty. She knows how to handle weapons and can defend herself with lethal force. She thinks on her feet and will not stop at anything to enact revenge against this detective. Her exterior is hard shell but on the inside she is as vulnerable as any eighteen year old with no future.

Role #2- Detective Mark Miller
Gender: Male
Ethnicity: Any
Age Range: from 31 to 40 years of age.
Description:(Supporting) He is the man responsible to orphaning Rebecca and many fraudulent arrests around the city. Victim to a bitter divorce, alcoholism and an abrupt move to private investigation after being investigated for fraud and evidence tampering

Role #3- Angela Andrews-Miller
Gender: Female
Ethnicity: Any
Age Range: from 31 to 40 years of age.
Description:(Supporting) Angela is a queen with fashion, in charge and intelligent. Married to a drug runner who runs a tight ship and has a dark, abusive side that is phantom to the public.

Role #4- Anthony Andrews
Gender: Male
Ethnicity: Any
Age Range: from 31 to 40 years of age.
Description:(Supporting) An example of ill-gotten wealth and corruption. This high roller loves to flash his cash even with his underground drug running. He was the boyfriend of Rebecca’s mother and the cause of her death.

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