The Discovery by Taylor Thewes
In a future where an afterlife has been proven, a girl convinces a boy to seek out the owner of a teddy bear that he woke up with after a night of drinking.
Director: Taylor Thewes
Casting Director: Heidi K. Eklund
FRAN: (Female, plays 17), red hair preferred but any hair color works, any eye color, 5' 5" - 5' 8", a slender girl who appears conservative yet hip, confident, celeb lookalike: Emma Watson
LES: (Male, plays 18), brown or black hair, blue eyes preferred, 5' 8" - 6' 2", athletic build with a clean look and a knack for partying, confused on his forthcoming life choices, celeb lookalike: Rami Malek
NED: (Male, plays 19), brown hair, any eye color, 5' 10" - 6' 2", a stoned greaser, celeb lookalike: Jack Kilmer
CHARLOTTE: (Female, plays 16), blonde hair, any eye color, 5' 5" - 5' 10", skinny conservative girl who prefers to spend her time in church or harshly criticizing those who do not go to church, celeb lookalike: Emma Stone
TODDLER BOY: (Male, plays 3 or 4 years old), cute kid, needs to play on a jungle gym, no dialogue
***There is NO PAY for this project but you will receive credit and a copy of your work along with a great experience with a great crew. We work with SAG-AFTRA (student film agreement) and NON-UNION.
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Heidi K. Eklund is the owner of Hudson Valley Casting and has been in the entertainment business for over 30 years.