This is based on a true story. Saul a single Dad and only sees his son on the weekends. This particular weekend, Saul is throwing his son Dylan a birthday party that goes horrible wrong, but in the end everything works out.
Casting call for Latino and Spanish speaking actors.
My name is Humberto Salgado, Last year in 2012. I produced two award winning films. Number One Special for the 24 hour film race and One Big Act for the100 hour film. Number one special received four awards Best Writer, Best Director, Best Cinematography and peoples choice award in IL. One Big Act was an International contest and we placed 5th over all along with best editing and best sound design. You can view at https://vimeo.com/user17286570.
The name of this project is Happy-B-day. This is based on a true story. Saul a single Dad and only sees his son on the weekends. This particular weekend, Saul is throwing his son Dylan a birthday party that goes horrible wrong, but in the end everything works out.
The start dates are May, 31, June 1,2,7,8,9,14. (Dates are subject to change to an earlier time). It will be filmed in Chicago. Written and produced by Humberto Salgado. The auditions will be held at Dance Connection Studio 3117 N. Clybourn Ave. Chicago, IL. April 6th from 1:00pm till 5:00pm. There is accessible public transportation. Call back dates will be set at a later time.
Main Character Male 26-32 preferably with long hair. Age and height can be flexible, as long as you can portray a sturdy, athletic 26-32 years old. Must be willing to let your hair grow out and willing to shave your head to get a mow hawk for the last scene.
Male 26 - 40 Must be muscular built height is not preferred Age and height can be flexible, as long as you can portray a sturdy, athletic 26-40 year old.
Male Boy 8-10 Character will have to have a mow hawk the entire time of the film.
Male 45-60 this charter will play a Taco Guy.
Male 18-35 must have a comedic sense of humor. This charter will be playing a D/J.
Female 21-35 look attractive thin built or curved.
Female 50-80 to play a grandma.
10 Male and Female boys and Girl 8-12
Compensation: No pay for the initial video. All meals during shoots will be provided, pay for public transportation as needed credit and copy of the work will be provided. Going to submit to various film festivals
If interested, please respond with headshots, resumes and basic contact info. If you have an actors reel please provide site information or copy. Looking forward to hearing from you!
This film is a comedy, please prepare a comedic monologue.