Anne Chapman Casting four roles for an educational television documentary!
WHY GEORGE WASHINGTON MATTERS (4 roles)
BUY OUT- ALL MEDIA, WORLD WIDE, LIFE OF THE PROJECT
Production Company: Peace River Company/Gingrich Foundations
Producers: Kevin Knoblock, Donna Lusitana
Exec. Producers: Newt Gingrich / Callista Gingrich
Director: Kevin Knoblock
Writer: Kevin Knoblock
Casting Director: Anne Chapman
Start Date: Mid September, 2015. Approx. Sept. 13-18th, 2015. Additional dates including weekends also a possibility.
Location: Richmond, VA area
Auditions: In person in Richmond, VA starting August, 20th
Pay: $300-$400/day (+10% if agent). This rate includes World Wide Buy Out – All Media – for the Life of the Project.
Lodging: Provided if needed
Per Diem: GSA rate, please note some meals will be provided on set
NOTE: This project is set in the years surrounding 1776. Please only submit actors who resemble the descriptions of the historical figures included below.
STORY LINE: “Why George Washington Matters” is about the life and times of George Washington, and why he is important in American history, with a concentration on his young life, military career, marriage to Martha and their post war life at Mt. Vernon.
YOUNGER GEORGE WASHINGTON – Male, Caucasian, mid 20s. Tall. GEORGE is a young man as comfortable on horseback as he is with a sword. Charismatic, practical, intelligent and unforgettable. Described by Jefferson as “The best horseman of his age, and the most graceful figure that could be seen on horseback.”
Horseback riding experience as must. $400/day (+10% if agent). 2 days.
YOUNGER MARTHA WASHINGTON – Female, Caucasian, mid 20s. An attractive, bright, young, wealthy widow. The mother of 2 small children when she meets and marries GEORGE. Accustomed to the finer things, a woman of independent means who is capable of managing many large estates.
$300 /day (+10% if agent). 1 day.
GEORGE WASHINGTON – Male, Caucasian, mid 40s, tall. Tough and commanding in battle, with a moral compass beyond compare. Also comfortable living the aristocratic lifestyle of a gentleman farmer. Presidential.
Horseback riding experience a must. $400/day (+10% if agent). 8-10 days.
MARTHA WASHINGTON – Female, Caucasian, mid 40s. The consummate hostess, who yearns for the solitude and tranquillity of private life.
$300/day (+10% if agent). 2-3 days.
If you are appropriate for any these roles, PLEASE SUBMIT ONLY ONCE.
Your agent may submit you through Breakdown Express. Please make sure to include travel distance to Richmond, VA in the notes section.
You may submit yourself thru Actors Access. Please make sure to include your travel distance to Richmond, VA in the notes section.
You may submit directly via: Website Submissions – http://www.annechapmancasting.com/george/
AUDITIONS ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. We truly appreciate your interest in the project and will contact you if you are selected to audition. Submitting does not guarantee and audition. Thanks so much for following these very specific instructions! Only submit if you truly are appropriate for one of these historic figures. Thanks!