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STATEWIDE – Casting Company Looking for AAA Members – One Day in the Week of July 25th – Paid

We are looking for REAL AAA Members who work in their local community – such as teachers, coaches, nurses, firefighters, police, charity workers, healthcare workers, etc! Non Union Rate: $1650 + 20% Agency Fee Location: Virginia – exact location TBD but will be based around selected talent. Project Date: Will shoot one day the week… Read more »

RICHMOND – Casting Call for Three VCU Student Films – June/July 2022 – PAID

Anne Chapman Casting & VCUarts Cinema seeking 10 actors for 3  short student film shooting June/July, 2022 COVID-19 University & Production Protocol (including a negative COVID-19 test 24hours prior to arriving on set) will be followed.   Come Back Tomorrow VCUarts Cinema Non-Union Short Student Film Production Company: VCUarts Cinema Executive Producers: Kevin Gallagher &… Read more »

Central VA – Casting for Lead in Web Series ‘Corrupt Justice’ – Paid

CASTING FOR LEAD CHARACTER CASTING FOR WEB SERIES “CORRUPT JUCTICE” Project Date or Date Range: Present – 7/31/2022 Location: Richmond, VA Paid Description: Casting for the lead character of web series “Corrupt Justice” to be made in the Richmond, Virginia area. Role of lead character will be paid. Other major characters will cast at a… Read more »


Frita Walker is seeking a lead role for a short promotional film in Richmond, VA. LEAD-Cydney Lang-Age 18-25 (can play high school and college age) African American female athletic build, must have strong emotional range, controlled psychotic anger, and emotional volatility. Shoot is scheduled (Sept/Oct)Short promotional film – 30 minsPlease send headshot and resume to fwproductionsg@gmail.comIf… Read more »

RICHMOND – Casting Calls for Three VCU Student Short Films – June 2022 – Paid

Anne Chapman Casting & VCUarts Cinema seeking 9 actors for 3 Non-Union short student film shooting June, 2022 COVID-19 University & Production Protocol (including a negative COVID-19 test 24hours prior to arriving on set) will be followed.    I’ll Be Here VCUarts Cinema Non-Union Short Student Film Production Company: VCUarts Cinema Executive Producers: Kevin Gallagher & Vivian… Read more »

PETERSBURG – Casting Call for Feature Film – August 2022 – Paid

Casting the following roles for a feature film to be made in and around Petersburg, Virginia, beginning mid August, 2022. All roles are major characters and paid. (AZEEM) – Early/mid 20’s male of Middle Eastern descent – or able to pass for it. Raised in the U.S. with no Middle Eastern accent. An easygoing, likeable… Read more »

Arlington – Casting Call for Marketing Campaign – June 7th & 8th – Paid

We are casting three paid, non-speaking roles for a social media marketing campaign, shooting June 7th & 8th in Arlington, VA.   Must be available for all hours between 8am & 6pm on One of the shooting dates.   Role #1: Gamer Influencer: Between the ages of 16 – 25. Needs to have knowledge of using gaming systems.… Read more »


Looking for a Break-dancer/B-Boy or B-Girl for a music video for the Hip-Hop Artist Islam Rap God. Age & race doesn’t matter. You will need to submit a video audition of you performing a routine to the song. Pay is $100 for 4 hours. The shooting date is July 2nd, 2022 in Richmond, Rocketts Landing… Read more »

RICHMOND – Casting Call for Short Film – June 24th – PAID

One lead, one supporting and six extras are needed for a short film entitled “Token” by Visions Filmworks & TIMELESS Productions “Token” – black male – age 21-35 or can pass for this age range – Needs to be in good physical shape. Role requires some running. – pay $100 “Becky” – white female –… Read more »

RICHMOND- Casting Call for Independent Film – Summer 2022 – Paid

A local production company is currently looking for strong actors committed to the creative process. Currently seeking auditions for the following roles in an indie feature to be shot during Summer 2022:   Female (African American) must play 19-24 (Lead) Female (African American) must play  25-40 Female (African American) must play 6-8 Male (African American)… Read more »

Winchester & Front Royal – Casting Call for Student Film – May/June 2022 – Unpaid

CASTING CALL FOR STUDENT FILM Project Title: “The Showdown” Director: Andy Espinoza Production Type: Student/Independent Locations: Winchester, VA/Front Royal, VA This Shenandoah University Student Film is about two people fighting over a candy bar during a performance. We are looking for extras to play audience members and theater troupes. While work is unpaid, meals will… Read more »

Richmond & Charlottesville – Extras Casting Call for Garden Party Video – 5/24/22 – PAID

Casting for a half day shoot outside of Charlottesville, VA for a short brand video spot. Pay is $150 for 3pm-8:30pm on May 24, rain date is May 31st. Must be willing to work as a local to Charlottesville. The scene we will be filming is a garden party of worldly and successful people as… Read more »

Richmond – Casting Call for Independent Feature – Sept. 2022 – Paid

Production title: The Trip Union / Non-Union: Non-Union Production Type: Independent / student Project length: Feature Length Production location: Richmond, VA Director: Lindsey Paulette Producer: Sam Ratliff Casting Director: Kale Simmons Shooting Location: Multiple locations in Central/ Western Virginia Email: thetripcasting@gmail.com Compensation: YES; varies by role KEY DATES Auditions: AUDITIONS WILL BE HELD IN-PERSON (PREFERRED).… Read more »

Richmond & Williamsburg – Casting Call for lead child actor – June 2022 – Paid

Promo trailer shoot seeks active 8 year old boy for lead role. Casting Call for Elijah and George – A Revolutionary War Feature Film Project. We are shooting scenes for a new Promotional Trailer. NO AGENTS Please. Location: South of Richmond, North of Williamsburg, VA June 17, 18 & 19 tentative Character Name: Elijah Paterson… Read more »

Lynchburg/Charlottesville – Casting Call for short comedy – April/May 2022 – Paid

Casting for independent short comedy, to shoot in late April/mid-May. Looking for actors who can convincingly play teenagers to fill four roles: Tom Sawyer (Male, 15-16, White) Huckleberry Finn (Male, 16-17, White) Ben Rogers (Male, 14-16, White) Amy Lawrence (Female, 16-16, White) The script involves Tom Sawyer dealing with a run of terrible luck on… Read more »

Fairfax – Casting Call for Student Film – 4/15-17 – Unpaid

ASIAN ACTORS OF ALL AGES for Student Film George Mason University Student Film about a multigenerational immigrant family Logline: Christina, an ambitious single mother, is grieving the loss of her mother, Kim, only to find she is not alone as she thinks. With the help of her daughter, Annie, who has the ability to see… Read more »

Herndon – Casting Call for Major Financial Institution – April 12th & 13th – Paid

We are looking for a real family of 4 as well as a friend group comprised of 3 friends in their 20s/30s. Pay is $1250/adult and $750/minor + 20% agency fee if applicable. Those interested should submit a couple group photos to SlateRealPeopleCasting@Gmail.com to be considered. Thanks so much! Website: www.slatecasting.com

Richmond – Casting Call for Lead in Short Lifestyle Video – May 2022 – Paid

We are casting the lead character in short video about the inspiration for our clients brand. The video will include a mix of travel, lifestyle, and craft shots to tell a story. The protagonist(role we are casting for) is an affluent middle-aged woman who has experienced great success in her career and has a deep… Read more »

Richmond – Casting for feature length film – April 2022 – Deferred Payment

CASTING! THIS IS A DEFERRED POSITION FOR POSSIBLE PLACEMENT IN THE FINAL FEATURE LENGTH FILM. Casey (Main): 18-25 years old; curvy, plus size actress; Must be comfortable with sexual coarse humor and action. Maggie: (2nd lead): 18-25 years old; caucasian, curvy, plus size actress; Must be comfortable with sexual coarse humor and action. MJ: (3rd… Read more »

Richmond – Child Extras Casting Call for Student Short Film – ASAP – Paid

$50 pay.  This is for EXTRAS only. I am a Army Veteran and a STUDENT FILMMAKER. This is a my Narrative Film. It is called “MOBBING”, a student short film. I am in the Richmond, VA area and will film here as well. I have a very introspective film, with a message that I’ve written,… Read more »

Richmond – Casting Call for Student Short Film – March 2022 – Unpaid

Non union, unpaid, but will give footage for reels. Student Short Film: Fleeting Time Shoot date Mar 20, 2022 Non-union, unpaid but will provide footage to actors for reels. Logline: When faced with death, a young, accomplished Army Specialist rethinks the trajectory of her life. Synopsis: SPC. Byers (22) and SGT Montoya (23) are stuck… Read more »

Richmond – Casting Call for Actor Fluent in ASL – April 1-3 – PAID

New Surge Productions is looking for a Male actor fluent in ASL to join our short-film, “Busker Jones”. Please see below for further information. — Project length: Short Film (12-15 minutes) KEY DATES Auditions: ALL AUDITIONS WILL BE REMOTE. Please submit 1-min video displaying ASL ability, resumé and headshot to newsurgeproductions@gmail.com Call Backs: ZOOM TBD February… Read more »

Virginia/Maryland – Casting call for Short Film – April 22nd-24th – Paid

Casting short film “Look Behind You” is in search for a Lead Actor. A hipster goes camping with his friend, setting the goal of convincing him to call off his engagement, while unbeknownst to them, a mysterious evil lurks in the woods behind them. Looking for actor to play the lead role. JOSH- Male hipster… Read more »

Richmond – Casting for Short Film – March 12th – Paid

2 lead Actors & 4 extras needed for a short film, Ebony & Ivory, by Visionsfilmworks & TIMELESS Productions 1 black male – 18-25 -4hrs. pay $100 1 white male -18-25 – 4hrs. pay $100 4 extras any race, age or gender 4 hrs pay $50 Shooting day March 12th noon-4pm Please submit head shot… Read more »