Reblog from Backstage.com Many people have asked me lately, “How does the casting process work?”…
Want to be considered for a National Canadian Car Commercial?
Our friends at Morgan Casting and Cassin Stanton Casting are seeking real people to share their personal and inspirational stories for a car commercial in Toronto. If selected you & your team (family or partner) could make up to $2250!
Morgan Casting and Cassin Stanton Casting are excited to team up for this fun Real People Search!
No professional actors may be considered. We are seeking real people who do not act for their livelihood or have professional representation.
Seeking real couples and/or real families with kids!
Must live in Toronto / GTA (if American living in the US and reading this, please do not apply). Must hold a valid drivers license and be able to drive (one member of team).
Call for families with kids or couples who have a positive and inspirational story to share (IE: A change in career, turning your passionate hobby into your livelihood, overcoming an obstacle, realizing a childhood goal, starting your own business, your story of how you made a difference, etc.)
Specs: “Look” to be around 28-44. Open to all ethnic backgrounds and all types of couples and families.
Please do not limit as the above is a rough guideline. We are open
If selected to shoot the commercial in the GTA, you will be $$ compensated $$ – up to $2250 if chosen for the shoot and your team makes it in the commercial/to air.
Please share this post with friends, family, neighbours and coworkers!
Thanks so much for helping to spread the word, as time is of the essence to suggest.
Here’s how to quickly suggest yourself, (as a couple or as a family with kids):
Email a handful of photos to CastingOntario@gmail.com being sure to label each photo with the appropriate name or family last name. Add a small paragraph or two simply telling us your uplifting and inspirational story of how you followed your dreams, realized your goal, Took a risk that paid off, etc.
Be sure to include the following info:
1. Your name
2. Partner’s name (or family member names)
3. Ages for all
4. Best contact number/s and email
5. City in ON in which you live. Toronto, Scarborough, North York, Woodbridge, Mississauga, etc. (GTA or close please)
6. Confirm that you are all non union & no one is a professional/represented actor
7. Your written story (500 words of less) Please give us an overview and gist of more to come) Hopefully we’ll invite you in person to share the rest with us on camera.
Please be sure to title your email with “Your name for GTA Car Commercial”
If you are selected we will be in touch with more details. This is going to be such a beautiful and fun spot!
Time is of the essence. Deadline for first round of submissions is by Tuesday, Sept 5th at 5pm.
Please repost, share, and help us out.
Co-casting this national commercial with casting director Melissa Cassin, CDC
Time is of the essence, and we would love to hear from you!
Thanks so much!
Source: Carolyn’s Model & Talent Agency