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Posted: Saturday, October 14, 2017 12:09 AM

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NY CASTING FOR PAID ROLES (especially children's roles) Cinematic short film / commercial shot on RED cam by award-winning crew for human stories at NYC hotel. | Non-SAG actors and real people welcome! Auditions today (3-6PM) and tomorrow (12-6PM)| ** Email head shots, full length body shot, and availability to castingrosewood@gmail.com **

KEY ROLES ($250 starting)
• [YOUNG LUCY] 5 year old, Caucasian Female. A girl who can play a young innocent fairy princess who believes in magic and tooth fairies. Preferably natural, very human.

• [ADULT LUCY] 23-29 years old, Caucasian or Hispanic Female. A young woman who can play a bright-eyed bartender with dreamy eyes reflecting on her childhood. Exudes confidence, kindness, bright eyes and smile.

• [YOUNG CARLA] 5-8 years old, Black / African American Female. A young girl who exudes kindness, confidence, personality, and fearlessness as she runs around a family picnic in a homemade cape as a super-hero.

• [ADULT CARLA] 22-30 years old, Black / African American Female. A young woman with a kind and exhilarating smile, confidence, people person, understanding - she's a hero in plain sight working as a bellhop at a hotel.

• [YOUNG RAFAEL] 8 year old, Hispanic Male. A young boy running around the streets of NYC searching for ice cream. Exhuming kindness, friendliness, childhood innocence, and love for animals. Able to cry on camera.

• [ADULT RAFAEL] 25-35 year old, Hispanic Male. A man who can play a Concierge at a hotel, great with human interaction and thoughtful towards the guests at the hotel. Someone who is kind, problem-solving, natural.

• [YOUNG LI] 7 year old, SouthEast Asian Male (Korean, Chinese, Japanese, etc). A young boy who can play a passionate young painter, fascinated in his art making, happy, and surrounded by loving family.

• [ADULT LI] 25-35 years old, SouthEast Asian Male (Korean, Chinese, Japanese, etc). An adult man who can play a passionate artistic chef in a 5 star hotel fascinated with the beauty of a dish he is making. A man who maintains his childhood love for colors and beauty, huge grin as he creates a magical dish for his parents.

• [ABBY] 5 year old, Caucasian Female. A young girl who can play a child innocently holding onto her stuffed animal proudly waiting for the tooth fairy to come while her parents argue. Very young and innocent, believes in fairytales.

EXTRAS ($100/ DAY)
• [GRANDMA] (EXTRA / BACKGROUND ROLE) 50-65 years old, Caucasian Female. An older woman who can play YOUNG LUCY's grandmother who is planning a wonderful surprise with her granddaughter and arranging things in the house. Kind, graceful, caring.

• [GRANDFATHER] (EXTRA / BACKGROUND ROLE) 50-65 year old, Caucasian Male. An older man who can play a caring, sweet grandfather interacting with his granddaughter (YOUNG LUCY) as they plan a magical surprise in the backyard.

• [LITTLE BOY] (EXTRA / BACKGROUND ROLE) 5-8 year old, Caucasian / All ethnicities Male. A young male who can play a little boy having a picnic with his family who is fascinated by YOUNG CARLA and her super-hero cape. Sweet, inquisitive, shy but curious.

• [YOUNG BOY MOM] (EXTRA / BACKGROUND ROLE) 25-40 years old, Caucasian / All Ethnicities Welcome Female. An adult woman who can play the mother of LITTLE BOY. Kind, caring, supportive, natural.

• [CARLA MOM] (EXTRA / BACKGROUND ROLE) 25-40 years old, Black / African American Female. An adult woman who can play the mother of CARLA who is caring, kind, confident, uplifting her daughter to be a super-hero, pleased to see her daughter play with the LITTLE BOY.

• [LI'S MOM] (EXTRA / BACKGROUND ROLE) 25-40 year old, Southeast Asian Female (Korean, Chinese, Japanese, etc). An adult woman who can play LI'S mother who can be super kind, caring, and proud in a situation when LI spills paint and makes a mess. She reacts with understanding and support.

• [LI'S FATHER] (EXTRA / BACKGROUND ROLE) 25-40 year old, Southeast Asian Male (Korean, Chinese, Japanese, etc). An adult man who can play LI'S father who can be super kind, caring, and proud in a situation when LI spills paint and makes a mess. He reacts with understanding and support.

• [RAFAEL'S BIG BROTHER] (EXTRA / BACKGROUND ROLE) 10-14 year old, Hispanic Male. A young boy who can play a caring older brother to RAFAEL who helps him up after he falls off his bike and scrapes his knee and then pulls RAFAEL in a red wagon on the street handing him ice cream. Tough older brother vibe, kind, caring.

• [YOUNG KID] (EXTRA / BACKGROUND ROLE) 4-7 years old, Caucasian / All Ethnicities Welcome Male. A young boy who is sitting on the street minding his own business when RAFAEL pretends to pull a lollipop from behind his ear. Young, kind, innocent.

• [ABBY'S MOM] (EXTRA / BACKGROUND ROLE) 25-35 years old, Caucasian Female. An adult woman who can play ABBY'S mom both caring / attentive to her daughter while also quarreling lightly with ABBY'S FATHER (her husband). Able to be honest, kind, frustrated, then gleeful and supportive when LUCY decides to surprise ABBY.

• [ABBY'S DAD] (EXTRA / BACKGROUND ROLE) 25-35 years old, Caucasian Male. An adult man who can play ABBY'S dad both caring / attentive to his daughter while also quarreling lightly with ABBY'S MOTHER (his wife). Able to be honest, kind, slightly serious, then supportive when LUCY decides to surprise ABBY.

• [LOVELY COUPLE MALE] (EXTRA / BACKGROUND ROLE) 25-40 years old, Caucasian Male. Adult man who can play a man happily in love about to propose to his girlfriend who realizes he forgot his coat (and ring inside the coat) at the hotel only to see CARLA running over to him with the coat. He gets down on one knee and proposes. Romantic, gleeful, heartfelt.

• [LOVELY COUPLE FEMALE] (EXTRA / BACKGROUND ROLE) 25-40 years old, Caucasian Female. Adult woman who can play a woman happily in love with her boyfriend who proposes to her on the street and she gleefully accepts.

• [OLDER WOMAN] (EXTRA / BACKGROUND ROLE) 50-70 year old, Caucasian Female. Able to play a woman in a wheelchair who is intent on seeing a show at the hotel and is disappointed when the show is sold out, then exuberant and thankful when RAFAEL gives her the last ticket. Also able to play a woman who is exhausted by a long day who is sad about missing the band and then gleeful when RAFAEL surprises her by bringing the band to her hotel room. Can range emotionally from exhausted/ frustrated to thankful and happy.

• [LINE COOK] 25-35 years old, Male (all ethnicities welcome). An adult man who can play a line cook who screws up in the kitchen and knocks over a dessert. Able to play concentrated cook who is sad / overwhelmed by the mistake, then thankful when LI doesn't scold him.

• [WAITER] 25-35 years old, Male (all ethnicities). A slender adult male who is able to calmly and professionally bring forth the beautiful dessert LI has baked for his parent's anniversary.

• [SINGER] 20-40 years old, male / female (all ethnicities welcome). Can play the singer who surprises OLDER WOMAN in her hotel room with a private performance. Vibrant, kind, magical, does not have to be able to sing (no sound recording).

• [MUSICIAN 1] (EXTRA / BACKGROUND ROLE) 20-40 years old, male / female (all ethnicities welcome). An adult musician who can play a private performance for the OLDER WOMAN. Kind, sweet, must bring own instrument, does not necessarily have to play (sound will not be recorded).

• [MUSICIAN 1] (EXTRA / BACKGROUND ROLE) 20-40 years old, female (all ethnicities welcome). An adult musician who can play a private performance for the OLDER WOMAN. Kind, sweet, must bring own instrument, does not necessarily have to play (sound will not be recorded).

• [PURSE HUSBAND] (EXTRA / BACKGROUND ROLE) 40-60 year old, male (all ethnicities welcome). Can play a man in a relationship with a woman leaving the hotel.

• [PURSE WIFE] (EXTRA / BACKGROUND ROLE) 40-60 year old, female (all ethnicities welcome). Can play a woman in a relationship with a man leaving the hotel who forgets her purse and CARLA runs after her with the purse.

[GENERAL BACKGROUND] ($20/hour )
• 18-65 years old, male / female / non-binary trans. Must be able to fit into the background scene of a fancy hotel / street.

• Location: Manhattan

• Post ID: 132030167 manhattan
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