Richmond – Non-Union Commercial Casting – April 7 – PAID

SpangTV Casting is searching for actors/actresses for an exciting Virginia Lottery Commercial!

Production Company: SpangTV
Virginia Lottery
Non-Union Commercial

Audition Location: Richmond, Virginia
Shoot Location: Richmond, Virginia
Audition Date: Friday, April 7th
Callbacks Date: Tuesday, April 11th
Shoot Dates: April 19th and/or April 20th
Usage: 13 weeks, statewide in Virginia
Pay: $750/day to $1000/day depending on role
Must be a Virginia resident

 
“NOT YET CORVETTE CLUB” CAST
SEEKING: A small group of actors/actresses to cast as “The Not Yet Corvette Club”, These men/women meet every week in a garage to celebrate their love of Corvettes but none of them own one. SpangTV Casting is looking for diversity in age, gender and ethnicity. They want actors that are dynamic, quirky and whose faces can tell a story without saying a word. There is subtlety to their comedy and performances so that the characters and relationships feel genuine.

 
CHARACTER DESCRIPTIONS

CLUB PRESIDENT – Male or Female. Late 30s to Late 40s. Caucasian or African-American. Mentor. Type A. Easily frustrated. firm yet inspirational; buttoned up; the glue that holds the club together; a leader and sort of mentor (if only the club members would listen); particular and well organized; likes to play casual but easily frustrated; was a founding member of this club and doesn’t think anyone else could manage the club quite like he/she does; cares about the club and its members to the core.

STAN/STACY -Male or Female. Late 30s to Late 40s. Caucasian or African-American. Endearing, passionate, genuine. Sidekick. Doesn’t like to be the center of attention and is used to playing the understudy; reliable; does a lot for the club behind the scenes; looks at things objectively; is the president’ sounding board; has just as much passion for the club as the president but doesn’t command attention the way the president does; isn’t sure what he/she would do if they needed to take control.

BILL – Late 30s to mid-50s. Caucasian or African-American. Tough. Straight-Laced. Maybe ex-military. Smart and intuitive; tough but fair; he’s used to sitting back and reading people more so than being in the limelight: it’s hard to tell by his tough exterior, but Bill has a big heart; he takes pride in his new car and has mother bear instincts if people get too close; he feels deeply but it’s a side not many members have seen.

PERSON IN ALL BLACK – Male or Female, 50s, 60s. Caucasian or African-American. Opinionated/Sarcastic. Stuck in his/her way; not afraid to let their disdain show; sarcastic; teases club members in a ‘big brother/big sister’ kind of way; seems aggressive until you get to know him/her.

AWKWARD CHARACTER – Male or Female, 20s-30s. Caucasian or African-American. Clumsy, yet lovable. Socially awkward and aware of it, but not until after he/she had said the wrong thing; vulnerable; timid; innocent.

UNCLE DAVID – Male, 50s-60s. Caucasian or African-American. Sophisticated. Silver fox; to our club, he’s an idol; he’s handsome and cool; he admires the Not Yet Corvette Club and the camaraderie they’ve built around the love for Corvettes; he appreciates the club members passion for corvettes even though they don’t own any; he’s gracious when it comes to his fans and is happy to talk about Corvettes with club members.

 
TO SUBMIT
1) Please fill in this form at the following link. SpangTV – Virginia Lottery Commercial – Corvette – Casting Submission Form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1Tn03a0gaSDI5kaBr0dt3TZyasSSS7fYVDz0drB_WrJQ/edit

AND

2) Send your headshot and resume to casting@spangtv.com. Use the following SUBJECT HEADING or your submission (personalized to YOU):
Your First Name, ROLE
For example: John Smith, PRESIDENT

If you fill out the form, email your headshot & resume AND type the subject heading as instructed, your submission is considered complete!

Thank you for following the instructions. SpangTV Casting will be holding auditions by appointment ONLY. Submitting does not guarantee you an audition, but it does put you in consideration for one. They are only able to respond to those submissions we select for auditions, but appreciate your interest.

Note: SpangTV Casting prefers in-person auditions, but will also accept self-taped auditions on a case by case basis. Please only send a self-tape after you have followed the submission instructions above, AND received an email from them asking for a self-taped audition. Unsolicited self-taped auditions will NOT be considered.