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10 of our Kentucky talent were invited to audition for feature film "The Wicked One".
The film is being produced by Jonestown Films and Silver Chain Films. The Wicked One is a Psychological Thriller. It is about Lauren Porter who is lost. While trying to balance her job as a Radio DJ for Stretch FM and her home life with fiance Will, Lauren begins to be plagued by nightmares and visions of a horrific figure known as The Wicked One. At the same time several of the town's people begin to be murdered in dastardly ways leading some to believe the town's haunted past has come back to exact revenge. Now as secrets are revealed and Lauren's mental state continues to deteriorate the dark truth about The Wicked One will be revealed.
The client was casting for several roles including the roles of Will Bennett- Late 20's, Fiance to our Lead Lauren. Will is a faithful, loyal, and all around good guy. He tolerates Lauren pushing him away all the while worrying about her mental state and her well being. Olivia Adams- Mid 20's, a rocker type chick, outspoken, best friend to our lead Lauren Porter, works with her as a Radio host at Stretch FM, does wild and spontaneous things 24/7. Sheriff Mason Porter- Late 40's, small town Sheriff, mild mannered, takes a lot to get him angry, always wants to do what's right, regrets certain mistakes he's made in his past. Has tried to right his wrongs. Ann Porter- Late 40's, the sweet, quiet, and loving mother to our Lead Lauren and wife to Sheriff Porter. Ann is the down to earth, middle class woman who would do anything for her family. Alexandra Miller - 7-8 years old, beautiful dark haired young girl, sister of Colin Miller, is scared of her older brother, will grow up to become Lauren Porter. Mia Morgan- 7-10 years old, kidnapped little girl, scared beyond belief, an emotional wreck, the last victim of young Colin Miller. They were also casting for many more roles.
This is a Non-Union production. The film will be shot in and around Richmond and Lexington Kentucky in March 2014 with a majority of shooting to take place on weekends. Shoot dates will take place from March 7th to April 13th, 2014. The auditions are being held Saturday, January 11th in Richmond, Kentucky. Good luck to all of our Kentucky talent who were contacted to audition for the upcoming film!
Hollywood and the world are mourning the loss of Fast and the Furious star Paul Walker. The actor was killed in a car accident this past Saturday at approximately 3:30 in the afternoon in Valencia, California. TMZ was first to break the news, just days after an internet hoax had claimed the star was killed in a crash. Walker was a passenger in the car with his friend and financial advisor Roger Rodas. The two had just left a charity event held in support of Walker's organization Reach Out Worldwide. The 2005 Porsche Carrerra GT, drivent by Rodas apparently slammed into a light pole and a tree before bursting into flames. The accident happened near the shop Always Evolving Performance Motors which Rodas owns and people still at the event reportedly heard the crash, grabbed fire extinguishers and ran down to the accident site trying to put out the fire but the two were trapped inside. It is still early in the investigation, but speed was a factor according to the Los Angeles County Sherrif's office.
Because of the condition of the bodies, which were badly burned, dental records will be used to positively identify the victims, said Los Angeles County coroner's investigator Dana Bee. CNN has stated, "The car, which sold for $450,000 when new, is a notoriously difficult vehicle to handle, even for professional drivers, according to Autoweek magazine. A top driver called it "scary," the magazine reported Sunday. It is powered by a V-10, 610-hp engine."
Walker's blue eyes first caught everyone's eyes back in the 1998 film Pleasantville, but really hit the map in the 1999 films Varsity Blues and She's All That. He is of course best known for his role in The Fast in the Furious franchise. The 40 year old was in the middle of filming Fast 7. It is not yet known what will happen with the film.
Reps took to Walker's official Facebook page and Twitter to confirm the sad news saying " It is with a truly heavy heart that we must confirm that Paul Walker passed away today in a tragic car accident while attending a charity event for his organization Reach Out Worldwide. He was a passenger in a friend's car, in which both lost their lives. We appreciate your patience as we too are stunned and saddened beyond belief by this news. Thank you for keeping his family and friends in your prayers during this very difficult time. We will do our best to keep you apprised on where to send condolences."
The world did not just lose a beautiful man and a great actor, but a humanitarian who did so much to help those in need and make the world a better place. He is survived by his 15 year old daughter Meadow. One Source Talent would like to send our deepest condolences to Paul and Roger's family, our thoughts our with them during this awful time. Paul will live on in our hearts and in the legacy of his films and his charity work. R.I.P. Paul.
8 of our Chicago talent were requested to audition as a spokeswoman for a shoot for Instant Auto Credit App.
The Instant Auto Credit App is a fast, easy, and short form that can be plugged into your current website. It can also be used as a stand-alone micro site. It allows the customer to instantly see if they are pre-qualified as well as see their credit score. The customer only has to provide their name, address, and email...no social security number required! The customer's information, credit score, and auto summary information will then be delivered directly to you. It's that easy!
The video shoot for Instant Auto Credit App is being done by Pro Max Unlimited. ProMax Unlimited is cutting-edge technology for dealers who choose to be ahead of the curve. With ProMax Unlimited dealerships are able to streamline their sales process, improve their productivity and increase profits more easily than ever before. It's easy to use, yet powerful enough to handle dealerships entire sales process, and guarantee accuracy every step of the way. From CRM to desking to inventory to reports, ProMax Unlimited has all the tools needed to run a dealership.
The client was looking for someone to be their online spokesperson. They were looking for talent that can be animated without being over the top, and that can take direction well. They needed taletn who could speak and read fluently in Spanish. The talent were asked to send in an audition video. Good luck to all of our models who were requested for the video audition. This is a paid shoot. We will be sure to let you know if you will be seeing any of our talent on the client's website!
28 of our Pennsylvania talent have been requested to audition for an upcoming TV series Gentrification.
Gentrification is defined as "a shift in an urban community towards wealthier residents and/or businesses and increasing property values, sometimes at the expense of the poorer residents of the community". Their series centers around the gentrification of many urban cities around the country such as Detroit, Chicago, and Atlanta where they are seeing an influx of Surburan White familes move back into the inner city.
They are looking to pitch this series to major networks such as A&E, F/X, Showtime and more. The Casting Call is being held on Dec. 7th. The show is being done by Walking Bird Productions is an independent television and film production company founded in 2011. Their mission statement is to create film products with the perfect balance of Marketability, Originality, & Creativity. The vision of the company is to have a great melting pot atmosphere filled with creative movers and shakers who are not just interested in jumping in and out of projects hoping to find the next big thing but partnering with talented individuals looking to create the next big thing. They specialize in dramatic web series, comedic television pilot creations, as well as short & long films. Essentially, all of their products are products of original nature and should epitomize their dominance in the creative field. Through making great features and networking they will build a brand with recognition that prevents our products from being overlooked or intentionally duplicated.
They are looking for actors and actress of different ethnicities from the ages of 12 to adult for various roles in a TV series that will be go into production in 2014. They are looking for high energy, personality and overall acting ability. The TV series is a Dramady, so they want talent to show their dramatic and comedic abilities. Good luck to all of our talent who will be attending!
4 of our D.C. talent were requested to audition for "Chronicles Of A Parent."
Former LA Socialite and TV Personality Chrissy Thorpe-Wright decides to leave life in the fab lane for something she always dreamed about - moving to the UK to start a family. She thinks she finally has it all until her dream prince turns into a complete nightmare, Chrissy has to make the hard decision to file for divorce and return to the US with her infant daughter Mia. Now the once super independent socialite has to figure out how to juggle motherhood and getting her career back on track, which she chronicles in a blog where she invites all her readers to join her on her journey to a new self discovery of strength and perseverance she never knew she had.
This project is from award winning filmmaker Corey Packer with Chest Pound Films and Nzinga Blake, well known as the original co-host of the Cartoon Network Fridays, as well as working at Current TV and BET. Nzinga Blake is an American / Sierra Leonean actress. She also was on Culture Click on Litton's Weekend Adventure, as well as in national television commercials for Sprite and Kinkos. According to Wikipedia, she was "Born in Maryland, Nzinga Blake has been a jet setter from birth with a love for the arts, fashion and humanitarian efforts. As the daughter of a Sierra Leonean former UN official, cabinet minister, and world scholar, she spent a majority of her childhood in Tokyo, Japan and Nairobi, Kenya. While in Japan Nzinga, her older sister and Mother, a clinical dietitian, were swept into the fashion scene as models, which is where Nzinga began her love for fashion. She also starred in several Japanese and English musical theater performances from grade school overseas and throughout high school, igniting her love and devotion to the arts."
Auditions for the projected will be held individually and take place at The Art Institute of Washington. Good luck to our talent who were requested to audition for this awesome project!
8 of our Detroit talent were chosen to audition for a short comedy film titled "George O. Duncan."
George O. Duncan is the only child of the wealthiest family on a world called The Aven. After learning his testicles are going to burst he has only one night to impregnate a girl and continue on his family lineage. Meanwhile back on Earth, a naive boy named David tries to lose his virginity before the world ends. So, there's David from Earth and George from The Aven. Although their paths never directly cross, their actions, struggles, and dilemmas are always directly in line with one another. It's a comedy about sex. A journey though space. And the story of the loves and friendships we lose and gain throughout our lifetimes.
According to the film's kickstarter campaign page the director says, "The idea for this film came about in my Junior year in high school (over 4 years ago). I went to a summer program at NYU for screenwriting and decided to write it. What was a run of the mill idea to me turned out to be one of the craziest ideas my classmates had ever heard. I put it aside until I worked with Alexander Kang (our Director of Photography) on a production last Spring. Once he heard it, he decided it had to be made. This past summer he lived with Greg Jones (our Producer) in Los Angeles. Alex was an Intern at a studio, Greg worked at an agency, while I stayed in Detroit as a Locations Intern for Ryan Gosling's How to Catch a Monster. Alex kept insisting we Skype. I thought he was joking, but he wasn't. And I'm glad about that. Because I'm excited for the world to see what many people have told me seems like the craziest movie of all time."
The client was casting for the roles of Dr. Lenafil and Mary. Dr. Lenafil is aged 30-60. He went to the worst medical school around. He's abrasive and matter of fact. It's funny how abrupt he is. Mary is around the age of 25. She is sensual and intelligent in the eyes, she is a smooth talker. Money is her driving force. She dresses nicer than her job calls for.
Auditions for the film took place on November 25th. The shoot will take place on weekends from January 4th - February 8th in 2014. Good luck to all of our talent who have been requested to audition for the film!
12 of our Washington D.C. talent have been requested to audition to be in an upcoming fashion show for the clothing line launch of Dunya Clothing.
According to the brand's website, "Dunya is a global brand initiative. It is unification through fashion, philanthropy, positivity and growth! The word in its more simple form means literally, "This World". However, the understanding of this word Dunyah has a deeper concept and meaning for the brand. The word Dunyah derives through the beliefs of a higher power, but the word itself holds a very true and very real aspect that surpasses it's deeper origins and can be used as a tool, a beacon for those who strive for a more upward and positive mind-state and lifestyle.
Dunyah was initially established in 2003. Its founder, Mustafa, at that time was dealing with life's struggles and conflicts. He had felt as though his life was lacking direction and often felt as though he had somehow lost his way. It would be during these trials and tribulations the seed would be planted that would grow into the idea of the Dunyah brand. Seeking a more effective way to live as well as a more positive mind-state, Mustafa dug deeper inside himself to find a more controlled and peaceful person. Only though triumph over his hardships and growing pains that finally something clicked and helped mold the mentality and sentimentality of the man behind this movement. And not unlike inception, the idea of Dunyah came to be.
Like many people into fashion and clothing, Mustafa over the years had purchased several garments from many different clothiers and designers in his wardrobe, but often felt as though the clothing didn't speak back to him. It needed a better feel, something more original, realistic, more true to himself and his ideals. He floated the idea of starting his own clothing line to mutual friends and sought out the means to do so."
The client was looking for models to host the launch of a clothing line by Dunyah and/or walk the runway show. Dunyah brand is a world brand that makes custom t-shirts and sweatshirts for men and women. Auditions for the fashion show and hosting positions took place on November 23rd in Falls Church, Virginia. The actual event is scheduled to take place on December 8th at the National Harbor. Good luck to all of our models who auditioned! Hopefully you will be able to see some of them strut their stuff on the runway!
Casting directors for the hit NBC show America's Got Talent are back looking for America's most talented act for their upcoming 9th Season and we are helping in the search!
"America's Got Talent," NBC's top-rated summer series from producer Simon Cowell's Syco Television and FremantleMedia North America, returns this summer with the hottest performers from across the country ready to compete in the blockbuster reality show's eighth season. The live shows again will originate from the New York tri-state area. This year, high-octane entertainer and former Spice Girl Mel B. joins supermodel, designer, producer and TV host Heidi Klum as the newest judges. They'll take their seats alongside comedian, TV host and producer Howie Mandel and outspoken radio personality and author Howard Stern. This marks the first time that a fourth judge has been added to the panel. Actor, producer and comedian Nick Cannon returns as host.
With the talent search open to acts of all ages, "America's Got Talent" has brought the variety format back to the forefront of American culture by showcasing performers from across the country. The series is a true celebration of the American spirit, featuring a colorful array of hopeful stars, including singers, dancers, comedians, contortionists, impressionists, jugglers, magicians and ventriloquists, all vying for their chance to strut and perform on stage hoping to win America's hearts and the $1 million prize.
Do you have what it takes to win $1 million dollars and be named the most talented act in America? America's Got Talent is the only talent competition show open to any age and any talent, and has been recognized as a "shocking, modern-day variety show". The auditions are a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for performers across the country to showcase their talent in 90 seconds to the series' producers, in the hopes of being able to take the stage in front of the "AGT" judges. Every type of performer is welcome: Last season's competitors included musicians, dancers, magicians, contortionists, comedians, singers, jugglers, animal acts, and everything in between.
Denver auditions will be held on Dec 7th at the Colorado Convention Center!
700 14th Street
Denver, CO 80202
Please do not contact the venue
The opening hours will be approximately 8 am to 7 pm.
For more information and pre-registration instructions, please Click Here
Denver, here's your chance to show casting directors what you got! Don't miss this opportunity!
6 of our Michigan based actors have been requested to audition for an upcoming commercial that is being done for the Detroit Medical Center.
According to the hospital's website, "The Detroit Medical Center's (DMC) record of service has provided medical excellence throughout the history of the Metropolitan Detroit area. From the founding of Children's Hospital in 1886, to the creation of the first mechanical heart at Harper Hospital 50 years ago, to our compassion for the underserved, our legacy of caring is unmatched. Our medical experts are nationally recognized and each year, hundreds of DMC doctors are included in the list of America's Best DoctorsTM. A reputation for excellence draws patients to world-class programs in oncology, organ transplant, cardiology, women's services, neurosciences, stroke treatment, optometry, orthopaedics, pediatrics and rehabilitation.
We are the leading academically integrated system in metropolitan Detroit and the largest healthcare provider in southeast Michigan. The DMC has more than 2,000 licensed beds and 3,000 affiliated physicians. Detroit Medical Center facilities employ best practices and conduct business in an atmosphere of respect and professionalism. Our recognition of and attention to diversity in our business operations and healthcare services is unparalleled.
Our volunteer efforts in health education and disease prevention represent an ongoing commitment to the health and well-being of the communities we serve. The DMC continues to meet the health care needs of a growing community, offering the best in medical research and development, advanced technology and optimum clinical services." DMC Children's Hospital of Michigan has more than 40 clinical specialties and is an international leader in pediatric and adolescent medicine.
The Detroit Medical Center facilities include Detroit Receiving Hospital, DMC Harper University Hospital, DMC Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital, DMC Hutzel Women's Hospital, DMC Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan, DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital, DMC Surgery Hospital, DMC Cardiovascular Institute and they are also in partnership with The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center and the Kresge Eye Institute.
The shoot is for a series of web commercials. The client was casting several roles for both speaking and on-camera positions. The casting team was looking to fill the role of an African American woman in her 40's, a Caucasian male in his 50's, a Caucasian female in her 30's, a man of any ethnicity in his 50's or 60's and 2 males any age to play movers. The commercial is set to shoot next Saturday. Good luck to all of our talent who have been requested for the shoot.
23 of our New York men were requested to be in an upcoming music video shoot for artist Cameron Hill.
According to the singer's website, "Cameron Hill is a Trinidad and Tobago born artist who is presently making her way on the international music scene. Her interest and love for music were spawned very early in life as she took part in The Trinidad and Tobago Music Festival held biannually on the islands since she was 8 -9 years old. She is also proficient on the piano and guitar but was classically trained on the piano. Her music represents a mixture of jazz and R&B Influenced with her cultural calypso genre and background. Cameron is an artist in many forms. She has spent half her life dancing, and has trained in many forms of dance; including modern dance, tap dance, and samba until she transitioned in Arabia belly dancing which she mastered then started teaching in her late teens to generate money to start recording music to support her music career.
Her abilities as an artist are only challenged by her skill as an athlete. Cameron has successfully completed many marathons and half marathons in Trinidad and the United States. She was an amateur gymnast as a child and is also a strong swimmer, as she played on her high school's water polo team. Cameron is the third child of 4 siblings who are pursuing academic careers. However after completing an undergraduate degree in biology ...she invested 100 percent of her time, energy and talent in pursuing a music career with the hopes of success!
She has worked with an upcoming studio of talented engineers in Trinidad & Tobago called Advokit Productions, and they have recorded a number of songs for her EP. Currently, she has been doing a number of performances in New York City promoting her first EP, tiltled the "Cameron Hill EP". She has a fast and growing fan base on many of the popular social networks.
The client was looking for Caucasian and Hispanic men between the ages of 20 and 32. They wanted actors who were between 5'11 and 6'. Our talent will be on set this week for the music video shoot. It is paid. Be sure to look for our talent once the video is released. Congrats to all of our talent who were selected for the shoot. This will be an awesome addition to their reel!
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