Open casting calls for indie film ‘Something Whispered’ starring Cuba Gooding Jr.

Cuba Gooding Jr Samuel Something Whispered

Cuba Gooding Jr. will play a man who saves his family from slavery in 1850.
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The independent feature film “Something Whispered” is filming around the New Haven, Connecticut area and Northeastern Connecticut from late September to mid-November, 2012. There are two open casting calls scheduled for locals to work as fully paid background performers on the shoot. The casting director in Connecticut is seeking Caucasians, African Americans or Africans at least 18 years of age and able to portray ages 18 to 60. Both SAG-AFTRA members and non union people are welcome to attend. No prior experience working as a film extra is necessary.

CESD Talent Agency open call for Commercial Print Models in NY

Brooklyn Decker Bikini Modeling

One of CESD’s top clients is fashion model and actress Brooklyn Decker.
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Cunningham Escott Slevin & Doherty (CESD) talent agency is expanding it’s Adult Print Division in New York City. They are holding an open call for commercial print models, both male and female. Commercial print models appear in magazine ads, newspapers, online ads, billboards, catalogues, etc., shown promoting products and services. These products and services can be anything from fashion lines, makeup, hair products, weight loss programs, and literally anything that consumers purchase.

How To Keep Your Child Safe In The Entertainment Industry

Alan J Baltes, EzineArticles.com Expert Author

The pride and excitement that a parent feels when their child is up there on stage performing can be an amazing experience. Whether it be theatre, film, television, modeling… the overwhelming sense of accomplishment for both parent and child can be very powerful. But for many, that wonderment can drive parents to overlook some of the most basic safety precautions, resulting in terrible exploitation of their child – and great harm both physically and emotionally. A parent must be perfectly responsible with no room whatsoever for error in a business where pedophiles infiltrate and thrive.

Open casting calls for Syfy reality show ‘Face Off’ Season 3

McKenzie Westmore Syfy Face Off Host

Actress McKenzie Westmore is host of Syfy’s “Face Off”.
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The hit SyFy special effects makeup challenge show “Face Off” is holding open casting calls and accepting submissions from Special Effects (SFX) Make-Up Artists to compete on the third season of the series. The winning SFX artist will receive $100,000 and a year’s supply of make-up courtesy of Alcone. Taping of the show is scheduled to take place from January 23, 2012 through March 10, 2012.

Top St. Louis Modeling Agency hosting open model call for males and females

Nikki Patrlja St Louis Top Model

Nikki Patrlja is one of Mother Model Management’s most promising models.
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Mary Clarke, owner of Mother Model Management in St. Louis, MO is looking to expand her impressive roster of male and female models. There will be an open model call for new faces and experienced runway, print, and high fashion models on Saturday October 8, 2011.

Open casting call for ‘Heartland’ starring Dennis Quaid and Heather Graham

Heather Graham Meredith Crown Heartland

Heather Graham plays Dennis Quaids mistress Meredith Crown in “Heartland”.
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Casting directors for the independent feature film “Heartland” are holding an open casting call in DeKalb, Illinois on Sunday September 18, 2011. They are seeking local talent for small speaking roles, extras, and stand-ins for the film’s stars. All ages and types are needed, no experience is necessary. Shooting is taking place in the DeKalb area which is approximately 60 miles east of Chicago.

Feature film ‘Sleeping Around’ casting hundreds of extras in Charlotte, NC

Beautiful Australian Tammin Sursok Sleeping Around

Australian actress Tammin Sursok plays the lead role in “Sleeping Around”.
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The independent feature film “Sleeping Around” in currently in production in the Charlotte, North Carolina area and the extras casting director is currently seeking several hundred people to work as background artists on the film. This is for a big party scene to be filmed Thursday August 25, 2011 at Lake Norman, which is just north of Charlotte. There could be a few additional days of filming also.