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Cast Needed for Short Film ‘Worst Day Ever’

Cast Needed for Short Film ‘Worst Day Ever’

Victoria, Australia
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On his 17th birthday, quirky teenager Tyler decides to become a bigger and better person, in order to make the boy of his dreams – literally – finally notice him. His day takes a turn for the worse, however, when he finds himself ditched by his only friend, and is forced to interact with…the popular crowd.

This short film is a Deakin University student production, to be shot on an industry standard RED Epic camera.
No pay but catering is provided and expenses paid.

Shooting May 12, 13 and 14.

Audition day to be announced. Likely to be between the April 30th and May 7th.

Job payment

Unpaid – this is a collaboration opportunity

Collaborations should create mutual benefit and are usually amateur, student or 'Time for Print' projects.


Tyler

The protagonist of the film, Tyler is a seventeen-year-old male, who is somewhat of an outsider. The film follows his unfortunate experiences over the course of one school day, as he tries to use the occasion of his birthday to become the best Tyler he can be.

Male, aged 18 to 25

  • Acting experience: No previous acting experience - Any

Applications closed 2 May 2015.

Alex

Known as ‘the most popular guy in school,’ Alex is a very attractive male, and classmate of Tyler. While Tyler has long harboured a crush on him, Alex has no shortage of admirers.

Male, aged 18 to 25

  • Acting experience: No previous acting experience - Any

Applications closed 2 May 2015.

Emma

Emma is a rather geeky but very adorable seventeen-year-old female, who wants nothing more than her best friend, Tyler, to have the best birthday possible. She is very close not only to Tyler, but also to his entire household, as her own family is less tight-knit.

Female, aged 18 to 24

  • Acting experience: No previous acting experience - Any

Applications closed 2 May 2015.

Lily

Cute, bubbly, and excitable, Lily is Tyler’s fifteen-year-old sister. They have a close sibling relationship, ensuring that Lily wishes nothing but the best for her brother, especially on his birthday.

Female, aged 18 to 23

  • Acting experience: No previous acting experience - Any

Applications closed 2 May 2015.

Olivia and Bri

A pair of gossips, the exquisite Olivia and Bri are the self proclaimed ‘Queen’s of the Schoolyard.’ While they initially welcome Tyler into their circle with open arms, it is not long before the two sixteen-year-old females show their true colours.

Female, aged 18 to 25

  • Acting experience: No previous acting experience - Any

Applications closed 2 May 2015.

Mother

A caring, considerate soul, in her early forties, is the single mother of Tyler and Lily, as well as mother-figure to the frequently visiting Emma.

Female, aged 30 to 50

  • Acting experience: No previous acting experience - Any

Applications closed 2 May 2015.

Theatrical David

Infamously known amongst his students as ‘Theatrical David,’ Tyler’s substitute teacher is a very vibrant and flamboyant male in his (early thirties?). His cheerful enthusiasm comes at the expense of Tyler, who becomes embarrassed by David’s commitment to the ‘holiday spirit’ inspired by his birthday.

Male, aged 25 to 50

  • Acting experience: No previous acting experience - Any

Applications closed 2 May 2015.

Previous audition:
Camera Assistant & Light Assistant For Music clip

Next audition:
One Male & One Female Required For Lead Role in Short Film

Listing created: 24 April 2015
Applications closed: 2 May 2015
Casting #668944
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