THE CROWN – audition in TO – PAID!

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THE CROWN – audition in TO – PAID!

**CASTING CALL**
Non-Union Production – PAID

DETAILS
Project Title: “The Crown”
Production Company: Media That Matters
Client: Religious not-for-profit organization.
Audition Location: Casting by headshot/photograph
Shoot Location: Shot in Toronto Studio
Shoot Date: March 19th, 2018
** MUST be available the entire shoot day on March 19th, 2018
** MUST be able to supply own transportation.

PROJECT
Media That Matters is seeking actors for a video project reenacting the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ through iconic moments. We are shooting footage on high-speed Phantom cameras showing authentic and close up scenes (ex: the crown of thorns being laid on Christ’s head, Pilate washing his hands, etc.) There is NO DIALOGUE and all footage will be fully shot in a studio.

ROLES:
JESUS: (Age 25-35, Open to all ethnic backgrounds, however we are striving for historical accuracy and will cast accordingly)
The Son of God who is convicted, beaten and crucified without fault, but because of his love for humankind willingly sacrifices himself. After 3 days, Jesus is raised from the dead by the Spirit of God, just as he prophesied. Actor MUST be comfortable working with props and having extensive special effects make-up applied. Also, in your application please provide along with your headshot, a CURRENT selfie of yourself, as well as pictures of the front and back of your hands.
Rate: $250/Day

PILATE: (Age 40-60, Open to all ethnic backgrounds, however we are striving for historical accuracy and will cast accordingly)
Roman leader in charge of JESUS’ fate. Though he finds no fault in Jesus, he lets the bloodthirsty crowd make the decision on whether JESUS lives or dies. In your application please provide along with your headshot, a CURRENT selfie of yourself, as well as pictures of the front and back of your hands.
Rate: $200/Day

MARY: (Age 40-50, Open to all ethnic backgrounds, however we are striving for historical accuracy and will cast accordingly)
Mother of JESUS who knows the crucifixion needs to happen, however is heartbroken watching her son be shamed and executed like a common criminal. In your application please provide along with your headshot, a CURRENT selfie of yourself, as well as pictures of the front and back of your hands.
Rate: $200/Day

ROMAN SOLDIER: (Age 30-40, Open to all ethnic backgrounds, however we are striving for historical accuracy and will cast accordingly
Roman soldier at the crucifixion and/or resurrection of JESUS. It’s his job to ensure JESUS’ death and burial at the cost of his own life. In your application please provide along with your headshot, a CURRENT selfie of yourself, as well as pictures of the front and back of your hands.
Rate: $200/Day

AUDITION:
If interested in an audition, please submit your headshot, resume (CV) and online demo reel (if available) to Kelly@mediathatmatters.ca . As mentioned above, please provide along with your headshot, a CURRENT selfie of yourself, as well as pictures of the front and back of your hands.
Please write “THE CROWN – [ROLE YOU ARE APPLYING FOR] in the subject line. ALL roles will be cast by headshot and hand shots. Only actors cast will be contacted. Ability to provide own transportation to the production day is a MUST.

DEADLINE:
Submissions to be received no later than Noon on March 14th, 2017.
Thank you for your interest!