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Current Projects

Below find all the casting calls and roles posted on this site by casting directors/producers, that are currently accepting submissions from Philadelphia area actors/models/talent.

Project: Time Up

Short series shot in Pittsburgh. One day shoots. Zoom casting 

Episode one follows a young hit woman for hire that has a 72 hour window for each assignment or she gets put on the hit list 

Information

  • TV Short

Roles

Kya

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Female
  • 21 - 30
  • Any
  • Yes
  • paid
  • No
  • NON-union

PLEASE NOTE: All casting calls and audition notices posted on Casting Calls Philly have been posted directly by the casting director/producer of the project and role(s) being cast. Profile submissions through this site go instantly to the casting director/producers submission management dashboard for their review.


Project: Piano in the Dark

Piano in the Dark - is a independent film, a Philadelphia story, which will be shot entirely in the Philadelphia in area.

A blue collar family struggles to paythe bills in a city where gentrification has pushed family's literally out of their homes. There only glimer of hope, is their daughter. Who has hopes,dreams, and aspirations of being a world renown pianist. But with her school tuition months overdue, debt collectors trying to collect,  bills are forever mounting and the constant threat of eviction from the landlord. A dream isn't good enough, hope don't pay the bills, and a 9 to 5 just won't cut it. Will his family continue to hold on and continue to work hard to hopefully see better days. Or will they succumb to the lure of the streets and all the I'll gottan gains that come with the street life and risk losing everything.

Information

  • Feature

Roles

Marie Devoe - principal

  • Principal
  • Philadelphia
  • Female
  • 25 - 55
    • Black
    • Hispanic
  • Yes
  • paid
  • NON-union

Michael Devoe

  • Principal
  • Philadelphia
  • Male
  • 25 - 55
    • Black
    • Hispanic
  • Yes
  • paid
  • NON-union

Lisa

  • Supporting
  • Philadelphia
  • Female
  • 25 - 60
  • Any
  • Yes
  • paid
  • NON-union

Quiona

  • Supporting
  • Philadelphia
  • Female
  • 25 - 55
    • Black
    • Hispanic
  • Yes
  • paid
  • NON-union

Chef Tez

  • Supporting
  • Philadelphia
  • Male
  • 25 - 55
  • Any
  • Yes
  • paid
  • NON-union

Judge Murphy

  • Supporting
  • Philadelphia
  • Male
  • 35 - 65
  • Any
  • Yes
  • paid
  • NON-union

Donald Keller

  • Supporting
  • Philadelphia
  • Male
  • 35 - 65
  • Any
  • Yes
  • paid
  • NON-union

Sara Keller

  • Supporting
  • Philadelphia
  • Female
  • 35 - 65
    • Caucasian
  • Yes
  • paid
  • NON-union

Larry (L-train)

  • Supporting
  • Philadelphia
  • Male
  • 25 - 62
    • Caucasian
    • Black
    • Hispanic
  • Yes
  • paid
  • NON-union

District attorney Jeb Downs

  • Supporting
  • Philadelphia
  • Male
  • 30 - 55
  • Any
  • Yes
  • paid
  • NON-union

Champange

  • Supporting
  • Philadelphia
  • Female
  • 21 - 45
  • Any
  • Yes
  • paid
  • NON-union

School Teacher Michelle Banks

  • Supporting
  • Philadelphia
  • Female
  • 25 - 45
  • Any
  • Yes
  • paid
  • NON-union

detective Sako Brown

  • Supporting
  • Philadelphia
  • Male
  • 30 - 55
  • Any
  • Yes
  • paid
  • NON-union

PLEASE NOTE: All casting calls and audition notices posted on Casting Calls Philly have been posted directly by the casting director/producer of the project and role(s) being cast. Profile submissions through this site go instantly to the casting director/producers submission management dashboard for their review.


Project: Bullying

For upcoming roles for a TV series. Auditions will be held online. (virtual) There will be no compensation for the actors, but you will receive credit.Your acting agreement will also have a clause that states should the series get picked up, you will be on a list for consideration for the role.Compensation will be talked about at that time.

This is a Non -union and  non -paying venture

Calendar: Start immediately

Goal: Indivisualable to portray a side as a plaintiff/defendant in a court case.

Talking Points/Impromptu about bullying

Plaintiff/Defendant Age:

Adolescence 15-19 of age 

Emerging adulthood 20-24 of age 

Transition to adulthood 25-29 of age

Middle-aged 30-59

Seniors 60 and up

 

 

Information

  • TV Series

Roles

Defendant possibly the bully

  • Faith Based Casting
  • Any
  • Male
  • 15 - 90
  • Any
  • Yes
  • No
  • NON-union

PLEASE NOTE: All casting calls and audition notices posted on Casting Calls Philly have been posted directly by the casting director/producer of the project and role(s) being cast. Profile submissions through this site go instantly to the casting director/producers submission management dashboard for their review.


Project: Documentary Herman Mendoza

This documentary is going to be a feature length (90 minute) documentary. It is going to be partially re-acted, like all the high budget Netflix documentaries that out there right now. 
We are going to Film in September 2024 in New York.

Hermann Menzoda grew up in Queens New York as the youngest of 5 brothers. His parents immigrated to the USA from the Demonican Republic shortly before his birth. His childhood was characterized by problems, he smoked his first joint and at 13 he smoked marijuana and cocaine for the first time.
As a young adult he got into the drug business, he started counting money, but quickly moved up the ladder and made a fortune. He was arrested and when everything seemed hopeless he met God. Today he meets with governors, speaks at the UN, talks to heads of state and travels the world to share God’s hope with people

Information

  • Feature

Roles

Wife of drug lord

  • Faith Based Casting
  • New York
  • Female
  • 22 - 35
    • Hispanic
    • Middle Eastern
    • Native American
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • NON-union

Mendoza (Former Drug lord) - LEAD ROLE

  • Faith Based Casting
  • New York
  • Male
  • 22 - 39
  • Any
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • NON-union

Brother of Drug Lord

  • Faith Based Casting
  • New York
  • Male
  • 21 - 40
  • Any
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • NON-union

PLEASE NOTE: All casting calls and audition notices posted on Casting Calls Philly have been posted directly by the casting director/producer of the project and role(s) being cast. Profile submissions through this site go instantly to the casting director/producers submission management dashboard for their review.


Project: American Teen

"Project X" style-party film, with the comedy of "Superbad." Type-casting three Sydney Sweeney roles in addition to a male antagonist role. This is a high school based film, cast must look the age. 18+

Information

  • Feature

Roles

Elle

  • Casting Calls Phoenix
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • Female
  • 18 - 24
    • Caucasian

  • Yes
  • paid
  • Yes
  • NON-union

PLEASE NOTE: All casting calls and audition notices posted on Casting Calls Philly have been posted directly by the casting director/producer of the project and role(s) being cast. Profile submissions through this site go instantly to the casting director/producers submission management dashboard for their review.


Project: Yellow Balloon

This project was created by Summer, co-written with Olyvia Chac-Nguyen and produced by Stephanie Duong and SUM SUM Productions. This project is meant to be a short film narrative exploring the themes of identity, multi-cultural family dynamics, adversity with racism and microaggressions and the beauty of letting go. The team is made up of a predominately Vietnamese-American production team. 

Adopted by their immigrant grandparents, a Vietnamese-American kid longs for self-acceptance and discovers the reality of letting go. 

Information

  • Feature

Roles

Leader Character / Ái Vân

  • Casting Calls Portland
  • Portland, Oregon
  • Female
  • 6 - 13
    • Asian
  • Yes
  • paid
  • Yes
  • NON-union

PLEASE NOTE: All casting calls and audition notices posted on Casting Calls Philly have been posted directly by the casting director/producer of the project and role(s) being cast. Profile submissions through this site go instantly to the casting director/producers submission management dashboard for their review.


Project: The Forge

Pittsburgh feature length. Paid. Independent self distributed. Production will begin in May. 

The Forge takes place in an old school that's home to a courthouse and police station. Follow Shaw who's never seen on camera but heard. Watch Shaw build is underworld of criminals and dirty cops. Shaw is always under investigation while the other stories and secrets within the walls of the Forge reveal themselves 

Information

  • Web Series

Roles

Detective Jasmine

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Female
  • 25 - 32
    • Black
    • Hispanic
    • Indian
    • Middle Eastern
    • Native American
    • Asian
    • Mediterranean
  • Yes
  • paid
  • No
  • NON-union

Janet

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Female
  • 27 - 31
    • Black
    • Hispanic
    • Indian
    • Middle Eastern
    • Native American
    • Asian
    • Mediterranean
  • Yes
  • paid
  • No
  • NON-union

James

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Male
  • 25 - 30
    • Black
  • Yes
  • paid
  • No
  • NON-union

Shawn

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Male
  • 22 - 28
  • Any
  • Yes
  • paid
  • No
  • NON-union

Smoke

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Male
  • 40 - 50
    • Black
  • Yes
  • paid
  • No
  • NON-union

Kat

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Female
  • 37 - 45
    • Black
  • Yes
  • paid
  • No
  • NON-union

Sam

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Male
  • 30 - 40
  • Any
  • Yes
  • paid
  • No
  • NON-union

Mister

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Male
  • 30 - 50
  • Any
  • Yes
  • paid
  • No
  • NON-union

Slim

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Male
  • 21 - 33
  • Any
  • Yes
  • paid
  • No
  • NON-union

PLEASE NOTE: All casting calls and audition notices posted on Casting Calls Philly have been posted directly by the casting director/producer of the project and role(s) being cast. Profile submissions through this site go instantly to the casting director/producers submission management dashboard for their review.


Project: Chasing Bonnie Pt 1

This story has been rewritten for the last time!! lol! This will be shot in Pittsburgh. Feature length series. Paid project. I'm looking for new and upcoming actors looking to build their reels and showcase their skills. 

Meet Bonnie a young woman who's been through a rough upbringing and abusive relationship. She tried to do things but society wouldn't accept her after she beat murdering her abusive boyfriend. 
You'll meet her best friend/right hand that's been through it all with her

You meet a couple detectives Pope and Linda Williams that won't rest til Bonnie is off the street

This series will be a mixture of cop drama, toxic family, betrayal, and triumph

 

Information

  • Feature

Roles

Bonnie

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Female
  • 23 - 29
    • Black
  • Yes
  • paid
  • Yes
  • NON-union

Detective Williams

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Female
  • 26 - 31
  • Any
  • Yes
  • paid
  • No
  • NON-union

Dre

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Male
  • 22 - 29
    • Black
  • Yes
  • paid
  • No
  • NON-union

Chedda

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Male
  • 25 - 33
    • Black
  • Yes
  • paid
  • No
  • NON-union

PLEASE NOTE: All casting calls and audition notices posted on Casting Calls Philly have been posted directly by the casting director/producer of the project and role(s) being cast. Profile submissions through this site go instantly to the casting director/producers submission management dashboard for their review.


Project: Love & Ashes Pt 1

Feature length, Pittsburgh, 5 day shoot, love, betrayal, murder

The story follows Nikki. A nice intelligent female that date the wrong guy. She couldn't take the abuse so she too matters in her own hands. She often took refuge at her best friend Lisa's (lesbian) female. Until that relationship takes a deadly turn 

Information

  • Feature

Roles

Lisa

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Female
  • 24 - 34
    • Black
    • Hispanic
  • Yes
  • paid
  • No
  • NON-union

Whitney

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Female
  • 24 - 30
    • Black
  • Yes
  • paid
  • No
  • NON-union

Todd

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Male
  • 23 - 28
    • Black
  • Yes
  • paid
  • No
  • NON-union

Tiny

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Female
  • 25 - 36
  • Any
  • Yes
  • paid
  • No
  • NON-union

PLEASE NOTE: All casting calls and audition notices posted on Casting Calls Philly have been posted directly by the casting director/producer of the project and role(s) being cast. Profile submissions through this site go instantly to the casting director/producers submission management dashboard for their review.


Project: Shaw Files

Feature length film and episodic series. Pittsburgh production. One to two day shoots. Shooting in June. 

Lee Shaw known as the crime Doctor runs a unique parole system that recruits criminals facing long sentences. If Shaw decides to help you? You remain in his debt until he releases you. 

Information

  • Web Series

Roles

Leslie

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Pittsburgh
  • Female
  • 22 - 31
  • Any
  • Yes
  • paid
  • No
  • NON-union

PLEASE NOTE: All casting calls and audition notices posted on Casting Calls Philly have been posted directly by the casting director/producer of the project and role(s) being cast. Profile submissions through this site go instantly to the casting director/producers submission management dashboard for their review.


Project: VIDEO DOCTOR

The Video Doctor is virtual film that will be shot through zoom, google meet, and other video chat options. It's an online actor workshop that will produce a digital series. This is a non union and unpaid opportunity but actors will have the opportunity to utlize the content for their resumes. 

The first story is pulled from our Shaw Files film series. It follows a prison psych doctor who moonlights as a fixer who's building his criminal underworld conict by convict. 

Information

  • Web Series

Roles

James

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Zoom
  • Male
  • 21 - 29
  • Any
  • Yes
  • NON-union

Michael

  • Pittsburgh Casting
  • Zoom
  • Male
  • 24 - 49
  • Any
  • Yes
  • NON-union

PLEASE NOTE: All casting calls and audition notices posted on Casting Calls Philly have been posted directly by the casting director/producer of the project and role(s) being cast. Profile submissions through this site go instantly to the casting director/producers submission management dashboard for their review.