Casting call for a tv pilot 19th October 2015

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Casting call for a tv pilot 19th October 2015

Postby Administrator » Tue Oct 13, 2015 7:05 pm

Casting call for a TV series pilot:

Audition date: Monday 19th October 2015.
Production Company: Phoenix Philmz
Project: Television Series Pilot
Production name: Die Nasty
Genre: Crime Drama

Contact: Albert O. Nyakundi – Co-producer, Director
Tel: +254 725 939 983

How to apply:
Shortlisting: Send an email with the following details to by Friday 16th October 2015:
1. Full figure photograph
2. Headshot
3. CV/Portfolio
- You will be contacted through email, text or phone call and assigned audition numbers.
- Audition date is Monday 19th October 2015 at the Kenya National Theater (KNT) from 9am to 5 pm.
NB: Only those assigned numbers for the audition will be auditioned. Kindly adhere to instructions.

Characters wanted:

Character Profiles:

1. David: African Male, Chocolate to Dark complexion, 40 to 45 years old but looks young for his age. Well groomed, speaks fluent Swahili, English and Sheng/well spoken, well educated, accountant. Athletic or average build. Height: 5’9” to 6’2”. Smart and confident. Main character.

2. Caroline: Good looking, lean, average to curvy body, light skinned African or mixed race, Height 5’6” to 5’10”. 22 to 30 years old, speaks fluent Swahili and English. Confident and a free spirit. Supporting character.

3. Fareed: Arab/Asian male, 30 to 35 years old, Lean, Good looking, special feature(s) on the face and or head: long hair, tattoo(s), earing, scar. Speaks fluent English, Arabic, Sheng and Swahili, Quite but with a short temper, knows how to fight. Military background. Main Character.

4. Chantelle: Chocolate to light skinned 14 to 16 year old high school girl. Beautiful, slender/lean, naughty, talkative/chatty. Popular in school. Supporting character.

5. Hussein: Somali 50 to 55 years old, a bit overweight/potbellied, with a slight Somali accent. Height 5’8” to 6’0”. Sharp dresser. Irritable and bossy, a male chauvinist, grumpy. Supporting character.

6. Kevin: Good looking 14 to 16 year old high school boy. Height 5’5” to 5’8”. Chocolate to dark complexion, Lean and tall. Naughty and talkative. Easy going, Sensitive, spoilt brat. Prone to causing trouble. Attention seeker. Supporting character.

7. Kilonzo: Average body type, bespectacled, balding slightly with and unkempt beard. Height 5’6” to 5’10”. 28 to 35 years old. Edgy/nervous persona. Supporting character.

8. Middle aged woman: Colorful, snobbish, rich, sly. 50 to 60 years old. Speaks English and Swahili with a slight Kikuyu accent. Light or dark skinned, slightly overweight. Wears a lot of makeup. Supporting character.

9. Ras Tosh: Athletic/muscular with long dreadlocks, Serious face with scar, rough beard, funny, smarter than he looks. 25 to 35 years old. Height 5’8” to 6’0”. Speaks fluent Sheng, Kikuyu, broken Swahili and broken English. Badass. Main Supporting character.

10. Rose: Average to plump body type. Chocolate to dark in complexion. Serious, caring/nurturing/motherly, religious, honest. Height 5’6” to 5’8”. 35 to 45 years old. Main supporting character.

11. Tabitha: Average to curvy body type. Chocolate to dark in complexion. Height 5’8” and below. Nosy, friendly. Of an upcountry dispensation. Slight Luhya or Kisii accent. 22 to 30 years old. Supporting character.

12. The Boss: Dark, potbellied African man. Height 5’8” to 6’2”. ‘Distinguished’ look with a mustache. Extravagant, bossy. Supporting.

13. Thomas: Husband to Rose. 35 to 45 years old. 5’10” to 6’ 2”. Lean to average body type. Chocolate to dark complexion. Serious with a funny side, calculating, unusually inquisitive, pretender. Can be vicious, inhuman. Main supporting character.

14. Vivian: David’s wife. Above average beauty, curvaceous. Height 5’6” to 5’10”. 30 to 38 years. Chocolate to light skinned in complexion. Has a great smile. Confident, pleasant and well educated. Speaks fluent English and Swahili. Main Character.

15. Wangechi: Wife to The Boss. Stunning beauty, curvaceous. Height 5’ 7” to 5’10”. 24 to 32 years old. Chocolate to light skinned in complexion. Femme fatale/Siren. Seductive, cold, calculating, reactive and temperamental. Dark. Flawed. Speaks fluent English with an America and British accent. Can turn the accents on and off as she wishes. Speaks some Swahili but with an urban upmarket swag. Always very stylishly dressed. Main Character.

All the best

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