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Richmond – Casting for web series pilot – Oct 11-13 – paid

Local, independent filmmakers seek cast for non-union ultra-low budget web series pilot.


DEACON (Working Title): In 1960s Church Hill, a Machiavellian church deacon plays a dangerous game of blood and betrayal in his quest for power.


Director:         Dorian Delandro

Writer:            Dorian Delandro

DP:                  Quincy Coppage


Casting Information


Shoot Dates:              October 11-13, 2019

Shoot Loc:                  Richmond, VA


S1 E1 Roles:                Deacon Redd, 30 – African American, power hungry church deacon, well-dressed, classy not flashy (Mahershala Ali type), $100


James, 60 – Caucasian, dirty cop (Tommy Lee Jones type), $100


Pat Freeman, 45 – African American, closeted gay pastor (Reg Cathey type), $50


Steve Jenkins, late 30s – African American henchman, $50


John Jones, late 40s – African American henchman, $50


Blue, late 20s – African American male, heavyset bouncer, not too bright, $50


Eugene, 16 – African American, ambitious protégé w/ a conscience, $50


Toddler – African American male, $25


Woman 1, 20s – African American, brown-skinned w/ Afro/natural hair, street sexy, $25


Woman 2, 20s – African American, brown-skinned w/ Afro/natural hair, street sexy, $25


All talent will receive credit and compensation as indicated with potential to appear in subsequent compensated episodes.


Instructions:               1. Include DEACON, your name and the role you’re submitting for in the subject line of your e-mail. Example: DEACON – Ron Williams for Pat Freeman.

  1. Attach current headshot, resume and link to reel if you have one. If you have no reel, please self-tape a dramatic scene no longer than 2 minutes and include link in your submission.
  2. Include the following in the body of your e-mail: first and last name, cell phone number, e-mail address, city of residence and role you’re submitting for.
  3. Send to castingdirector@comcast.net.


Submitting does not guarantee an audition. You will be contacted with an audition time and location, if selected.


Thanks in advance for your interest.