• NOTE: If you are submitting a casting call, the Virginia Film Office only posts paid positions unless it is for a student film.

Richmond – Casting Call for Hidden Histories – Nov 28-29 – Paid

NOW CASTING new “Hidden History” Episode – RICHMOND, VA (Non-Union)

We are filming another episode of “Hidden History” the documentary recreation series Directed by Lisa Wolfinger (EP – Mercy Street). Filming will be WED 11/28 and THUR 11/29 in the Richmond, VA area.

Currently all roles are non-speaking, however the characters will have a significant amount of acting to do in the scenes while a voiceover narrates the action. Please see the character breakdown below and submit via email asap if interested. Some roles we are matching to historical characters.

This episode is set in the Revolutionary war period, we are ideally seeking period appropriate looks, natural colored hair, looking for men with shaggy and/or long hair and OK to be clean shaven.

CASTING THESE FEATURED EXTRA ROLES:
– Peggy Arnold: Caucasian Female, 18-20 yrs old. Young, pretty, ingenue. Work dates: TUES 11/27, WED 11/28, and THUR 11/28. Rate $150 /day.

– John Andre: Caucasian Male, 25-30yrs old. Handsome, confident, leading man. Work dates: TUES 11/27, WED 11/28, and THUR 11/29. Rate $150 /day. Seeking someone with horseback riding experience with this role.

– Benedict Arnold: Caucasian Male, 35-40yrs old. Work dates: WED 11/28 and THUR 11/29. Rate $150 /day.

– George Washington: Caucasian Male, 45-55yrs old. Work Date: WED 11/28 only. Rate $100 /day.

– Alexander Hamilton: Caucasian Male, 25-30 yrs old. Work Date: WED 11/28 only. Rate $100 /day.

– Marquis de LaFayette: Caucasian Male, 20-28 yrs old. Work Date: WED 11/28 only. Rate $100 /day.

– Washington’s Aide: Caucasian Male, 20s. Work Date: WED 11/28 only. Rate $100 /day.

– Arnold’s Aide: Caucasian Male, 20s. Work Date: WED 11/28 only. Rate $100 /day.

– Andre’s Aide: Caucasian Male, 20s. Work Date: WED 11/28 only. Rate $75 /day.

– Theodosia Prevost: Caucasian Female, 20s/30s. Work Date: WED 11/28 only. Rate $75 /day.

– 6 Month Old Baby: Caucasian 6 month old girl, boy or twins. Rate $75 /day.

– Redcoat Soldier, British Officer, Merchant, Continental Soldier: Caucasian men 20s/30s/40s with shaggy or long hair, ideally shoulder length or longer. Work Date: THUR 11/29 only. Rate $75 /day.

SEND TWO CURRENT PHOTOS: One close-up of face and one full body photos. Please make sure these photos show your current hairstyle / length and current facial hair.
ALONG WITH ALL REQUESTED INFO BELOW:
1. Name:
2. Phone Number:
3. Email Address:
4. City and State you currently live in:
5. Height/Weight:
6. All Clothing measurements (MEN: Suit Jacket, Shirt, Pant, Waist, Shoe) – (WOMEN: Dress, Pant, Shirt, Shoe, Bust, Waist, Hip)
7. Do you have any tattoos?: (If yes, briefly list location and size of tattoo)

EMAIL: KendallCooperCasting@gmail.com
SUBJECT LINE: Make the subject line of your email the role/roles you are applying for.