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Richmond – Casting for marketing video – April 15 – Paid

SCHAEFFER OIL non-broadcast sales/marketing video


Production Company: Metro Productions

Director: Richie Ellison

Producer: Greg Collins

Casting Director: Anne Chapman

Casting Assistants: Tracia Austin, William Schultz

First Round: Via Self Tape

Call Back Date: Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

Call Back Location: Greater Richmond, Virginia

Shoot Date: 1Day(10 hour max.) Likely April 15th, 2019

Shoot Location: Rural Farm within 60 mile radius of Richmond, Virginia

Compensation: $750(+10% if agent).  Meals provided on set. 5 year buyout.

Conflicts: Engine oils and lubricants

Travel/Accommodation: Hotel/Gas/Per Diem expenses if needed

Haircut: Provided if needed

USAGE: Made for presentations by sales/marketing team and on Schaeffer Oil’s website.

Note: For shoot copy must be memorized, a teleprompter will not be used.



FARMER/NARRATOR: Caucasian Male, mid to late 40s. Neutral, Mid-Western accent. 5 0’clock shadow preferred, no beards. Our Farmer is a Man’s man.  Rugged, tough, weathered and attractive.  Physically fit and strong, an outdoorsman who is believable as a farmer.  Copy delivered straight to camera.

On the shoot day, approximately 3 minutes of copy must be memorized, there will be no teleprompter.

Sides for audition will be significantly shorter.

$750(+10% if agent) 1 shoot day, likely April 15th, 2019




Preferred method of submitting by agent via Breakdown Express or via Actors Access


If you have already submitted there, please do not submit again!!


If neither of those are available to you, use the following link to submit, making sure to follow all directions closely.



You will be asked to include the following information

Role you are submitting for:


Confirm you are aware this is a Non-Union project:

E-mail address:

Phone number:



Age Range:

Confirm Callback date availability:

Confirm Shoot date availability:

State of Residence:

Travel distance to Richmond:

Can you self report to a rural farm location within 60 miles of Richmond:


Again, please do not submit if you do not meet the physical standards. 


No visible piercings or tattoos.


Submitting does not guarantee an audition.  We greatly appreciate your interest and review every submission! 

You will be contacted if you are selected to audition.  Thanks again!