Casting Calls

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Now Casting Lead Actors for Short Film "A Psychiatrist"

Location: Arizona

Application Deadline: Monday, August 04, 2014

MovieWork Now is announcing this on behalf of Producer Stephanie Joyce and Director Jamie Rivera with Bad Apple Entertainment. They are currently casting non union actors for the short film titled "A Psychiatrist". Please read the character breakdown and pertinent information and apply if you are interested and available to audition.

Logline: A psychiatrist and his new patient confront their inner demons during a life altering session.

Synopsis: Psychiatrist Dr. Timothy Watson has suffered a terrible loss in recent years. His profession has given him the mental tools to overcome his problem on the surface so he can continue helping others. However, a recent session may force him to confront his buried pain if he wants to effectively help a new patient, Austin, another man who suffers from considerable loss and guilt.

Character Breakdown

Dr. Timothy Watson - Male, mid-late 40s, any ethnicity. He is an intelligent, compassionate, and professional doctor of psychiatry. He has suffered a great loss recently. His profession has given him the mental tools to overcome the loss on the surface so he can continue helping people overcome their problems. However, deep down he is still angry and in considerable pain.

Austin DeBold - Male, late 40s, Caucasian. Abandoned by his father at a young age, he has struggled his whole life to become a hard working, middle class man. Lately he has been reduced to a shell of his former self due to economic stress and personal failures. He is haunted by his past, and carries a great burden of guilt toward those around him. He hopes therapy can help him overcome his emotional turmoil.

Young Austin DeBold - Male, 10-years-old, Caucasian. A child of abandonment who has trouble sleeping due to severe night terrors.

Matthew Nelson/Pale Child - Male, 6-10-years-old. Caucasian. Fun, loving, normal child on the surface. Though a dark and sinister side surfaces from time to time.

Audition Information

Date: Saturday, August 23rd
Time: 10am-1pm
Location: Phoenix area near Sky Harbor Airport. Exact address will be given to those invited to audition.
Audition Protocol: Headshot and resume required. Script will be provided at the audition.
Application Protocol: If you are unable to attend the audition but have a link to your demo reel or on camera work please also apply and be sure to type in your link address under the experience box in the application. Clients will also consider talent not able to attend but a demo link is required and you must include this.

Project Information

Production Dates: TBD
Production Location: Central Phoenix
Compensation: Copy and IMDB credit. No pay.
Usage: Film festival entry
Additional Project Information: Director Jamie Rivera has won awards for two of his most recent short films "Eva's Light" (Cinematographer) and "Bright Eyes" (Director) which have has received critical acclaim for acting. Please see his projects here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/xhhfiiql235k8u7/Eva%27s%20Light%20%28Final%29.mov or
https://www.dropbox.com/s/h9o4kjfonls4x76/Bright%20Eyes%20Final%202.mov


We are no longer accepting applications for this project.


Now Casting ASU Students and recent ASU Graduates

Location: Arizona

Application Deadline: Monday, August 04, 2014

MovieWork Now announcing this on behalf of Aero Film, a Los Angeles based production company who is currently looking for ASU students and recent ASU graduates for an upcoming promotional piece for ASU. Please read the detailed alert information and follow through accordingly. Applicants that do not follow instructions will be deleted. Please do not apply through another talents profile (ie your son or daughter etc). You must have your own profile to apply to our projects.

Casting Needs

ASU students and recent graduates of ASU. All ages and looks are welcome!

Production Information

  • Screening Dates: ASAP via email submission only. Client may follow up with an email or phone call.
  • Shoot Dates: Two days next week, tentative dates are 8/28 and 8/29 but this may change.
  • Talent Duties: Voice over and some on-camera interviews.
  • Compensation: no pay, testimonial footage only.
  • Usage: ASU Opening Game Jumbo Tron, Fox Sports and other ASU events and outlets.
  • Synopsis: Concept for this project is expressing Student/Alumni "Better Life", we want to show in a sincere impact-full way that attending ASU has or will bring fulfillment to your life and your future. We are interested in capturing inspiring stories to share. The influence that can have on our nation and for our younger generations is powerful.

To Apply

Please read all of the information before applying! Please start by giving us the following information once you click on the "apply" link. *Required

  1. Class Status? i.e. Sophomore, Alumni Class of ?
  2. Major:
  3. Occupation:
  4. Confirm your availability in Tempe, AZ for Aug. 28th & 29th  (Any conflicting days or times?)

Next-In your application under the "experience" paragraph please give a brief description of how ASU helped you "Find Yourself" Helped you "Thrive". Here are general idea questions you can roll with. *Required.
  • Were you the first in your family to attend college?
  • Was attending college something you always wanted to do?
  • Were there any/many struggles to get there? If so, what were they?
  • Tell me about your decision to attend ASU?
  • What were you most looking forward to out of ASU?
  • Programs you were part of?
  • What have you achieved after ASU?
  • What are your hobbies in and out of school? Bike ride, hiking, sports, volunteer, family, paint...?
  • What is your dream? Are you achieving a dream? Was your dream achievement after attending ASU?
  • And anything else you feel would inspire future generations to come?

Feel free to just let it all roll off your mind, these are just a few bullet points to get you started. this isn't a school paper. We want you to just be yourself and to feel comfortable with us at Aero Film. When it comes down to it you will just be talking to your new friends at Aero Film. We appreciated your participation in this exciting project!

Please note: If you receive a delivery failure notice for our client please e-mail support@movieworknow.com so we can forward your application to them! No phone calls please.


We are no longer accepting applications for this project.


Urgent Call for Background Extras for "The Encounter" Web Series

Location: Arizona

Application Deadline: Monday, August 15, 2016

MovieWork Now is announcing this on behalf of Producer Dave Stone with Encounter Series Production, LLC. They are casting background extras for the exciting web series titled "The Encounter". SAG and non union talent are welcome to apply. MUST be local Phoenix  (AZ) hire). Please read the talent needs and apply if you are available and interested.

Talent Needs

PARK GOERS - Males and females, any ethnicity, age 18 on up. Children age 5+. *Must be available Wednesday thru Friday August 17th-19th.

FAMILY #1 - Hispanic mom, dad, child. Middle Class and age range 20's to 40's for parents. Child (male or female) and age 6+. *Must be available Friday, August 19th.

FAMILY #2 - Caucasian or African American mom, dad, 2 children. Middle Class and age range 20's to 40's for parents. Children age 6+. *Must be available Friday, August 19th.

CASHIER - Male or female, any ethnicity. Age 18+. *Must be available Friday, August 19th.

BICYCLIST - Female, any ethnicity. Age range late 20's to early 30's. *Must be available Thursday, August 18th.

Production Information

Shoot Dates: See above for each role. You must be available on the shoot dates...no exceptions. You may not hear until the night before!

Shoot Times: Estimate call times are 7am. (SAG or Non-Union). Will work up to 12 hours on set...no exceptions.

Shoot Location: Scottsdale, AZ

Usage: Web series with distribution already in place.

Compensation: $8.05/HR.


We are no longer accepting applications for this project.


Now Casting Street Hockey Talent, Hockey Enthusiasts and Extras for Arizona Coyotes Commercials

Location: Arizona

Application Deadline: Monday, August 24, 2015

MovieWork Now is casting non union background extras, featured talent who play street hockey and hockey enthusiasts for several Arizona Coyotes commercials. Filming will take place around the valley in early September. Please read the talent needs and only apply if you are available for the shoot dates and fit the requirements. No audition required and we are submitting all talent via our online lightboxes. We encourage talent that are basic members only to subscribe to a premium member as we are getting really busy with projects! Don't miss out on these fun opportunities! If you have an agent you must request permission from them prior to applying.

Project Synopsis

Ice Hockey in the desert? We are creating a new spot for the Arizona Coyotes for this years season that celebrates the level of fandom Coyotes fans have. The spot has a young, energetic feel. We are creating a long form version to live on-line socially and on the Arizona Coyotes web pages and a :60 cut down version for a regional media buy. We are looking for talent with hockey experience and or hockey enthusiasts to be a part of this high energy, exciting piece. This will be filmed around the city at outdoor places. Talent will only work about 4 hours.

Talent Needs

12-14 YEAR OLD STREET HOCKEY PLAYERS-Males and females, mixed race, athletic, street hockey experience preferred. Talent will need to provide their own wardrobe with options. Bring one hockey related outfit and one everyday option. Any street hockey related props or wardrobe would work and help.

15-17 YEAR OLD STREET HOCKEY PLAYERS-Males and females, mixed race, athletic, street hockey experience preferred. Talent will need to provide their own wardrobe with options. Bring one hockey related outfit and one everyday option. Any street hockey related props or wardrobe would work and help.

18-25 YEAR OLD STREET HOCKEY PLAYERS-Males and females, mixed race, athletic, street hockey experience preferred. Talent will need to provide their own wardrobe with options. Bring one hockey related outfit and one everyday option. Any street hockey related props or wardrobe would work and help.

40-80 YEAR OLD HOCKEY ENTHUSIASTS-Males and females, mixed race, hockey enthusiasts (street or ice). Talent will provide their own wardrobe with options.

Project Details

Shoot Dates: 09/01/2015, 09/02/2015, 09/03/2015, 09/04/2015. Talent will ONLY work one day but must be flexible with dates.
Shoot Times: To be determined. All talent will only work about 4 hours.
Project Location: Greater Phoenix Area-Various locations are to be determined.
Project Usage: Web for Coyotes marketing site and social media for 2 years, :60 cut down regional TV broadcast for 1 year.
Pay Rate: $150 flat rate for the day

To Apply, you will first need to create your profile if you haven’t already done so. Please visit www.movieworknow.com/register to create your profile and subscribe to our membership.

Have a friend or family member who fits the above role(s)? Please send them the following link so they can create their own profile and apply: www.movieworknow.com/register


We are no longer accepting applications for this project.