Funny Toy Commercial Casting 8-11 Year Old Boy(Los Angeles, CA)

PROJECT NOTES: We’re shooting a vintage 80’s toy commercial parody in LA, featuring the Ronald Reagan bop bag by Mattel! Very edgy. Cheesy acting and dark comedy put together. 30 second spot.

STORY LINE: A parent and two kids explore the greatness of the Ronald Reagan bop bag by Mattel.

ROLE: “Gregory” (8-11yo) A passionately optimistic and energetic boy who decides to take out his frustrations on the Ronald Reagan bop bag. 1980’s cheeseball delivery with high energy. Lots of screen time for a short spot.

SHOOT DATE: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 @ 11AM-5PM, in North Hills, CA. Shoot will take no longer than three hours, but expect to be there for up to six hours.

SUBMISSIONS: Please submit head-shot and resume with email.

AUDITIONS: Held at The Complex in Hollywood, CA (6472 Santa Monica Blvd — corner of Wilcox and Santa Monica.) Second Floor, MC Theater.

COMPENSATION: Copy, credit, meals, and gas reimbursement to and from all rehearsals and shoots. The 2011 standard is .51c/mile. Our entire 10-man crew is doing this for free. We get together monthly, outside of our projects, and shoot material for fun. We hold viewing parties for various writers/directors/producers who cast regularly for Film and TV.

FORMAT: Canon 7D (Digital 1080P)

Please email if you have any questions regarding the shoot. This is a professional atmosphere. Give us your best and we’ll give you ours. Thank You!

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