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Hampton Roads – Casting Call for Regent University Film – March 2022 – Paid


Paid / Non-Union / Local Hire

Genre: Drama
Producers: Melissa Howerton and Kiko Lu
Director: Kurt Smith
Casting Director: Frank Mmobuosi
Casting Assistant: Sylvia Cox
Auditions: Taped Submitted by February 11, 2022
Shoot Dates: March 5 – 13, 2022
Shoot Location: Hampton Roads

Synopsis: When Marlena and her family flee the west coast to find sanctuary in the tidal waves of the Mid-Atlantic, an unexpected transformation begins after an encounter with her new neighbors.

Marlena Guzman (age 40s) – Hispanic, female, healthy, sunkissed. Outspoken, strong, yet personable. A loving mother to Olivia. A gardener at heart, loving her roses. Haunted and holds guilt from her past. (Rate: $200/day)

Laura Wovenicik (age 40s) – Open ethnicity, female, soft features. Complete opposite of Marlena. Soft spoken. Very strong in her faith. Homemaker, neighborly, mother of 7. Offers support to Marlena. (Rate: $150/day)

Benny Guzman (age 40s) – Open ethnicity, male, stoic, quiet. Feels like the “odd-ball” in the new neighborhood. Sits back until enough is enough. (Rate: $150/day)

Greg Wovenicik (age 50s) – Open ethnicity, male, “bald”, sunburnt head, physically fit, outspoken. Retired Military Vet, living the well deserved good life. The true “guy next door”, always helping out the neighbors. (Rate: $150/day)

Olivia Guzman (age 15 ) – Hispanic/Mixed Race, female, shy, submissive, teeanager. Several weeks pregnant. Struggles to find her voice in the family. (Rate: $150/day)

If you are interested in receiving sides for a Self-Taped Audition, please email your headshot, resume and/or reel (if applicable) to Frank Mmobuosi at imperfectneighbor.casting@gmail.com by Monday, February 7 @ 11:59pm:
Use the following SUBJECT HEADING for your submission: Your First and Last Name, Role
*For MINORS ONLY, please indicate your age in the subject line*

Submitting a Self-Taped Audition:
Instruction and sides will be sent to you
Deadline to submit a self-taped audition is Friday, February 11 @ 11:59pm

*All those interested are encouraged to submit*