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POSTED - January 13, 2022 

Casting Call - Slightly New - Submissions are due no later than 02/14/2022

Casting call for “Slightly New”, a feature-length comedy film.  This micro budget film will be shot in Baltimore, MD and surrounding areas (talent must be local).

A pair of troublemaking slackers have 72 hours to save their failing used car dealership, their friendship, and themselves.  

Stuck in a dead-end sales job at a shady dealership, Brandon and Leo were always destined for mediocrity. But when their boss gets arrested and things take a turn for the better (or the worse?) at work, the duo have a chance to finally step up and make something of themselves.  Between keeping the IRS off their backs and a rival dealership off their case, dealing with the women, weed, and occasional 2 hour employee lunch break seems like light work. The road back to respectability is a long, bumpy test drive.

Non-Union, Independent Production

Compensation: This production is non-union, Paid* ($50 a day for major characters)

Project length: 2 Weeks (03/01/2022 - 03/14/2022)

Location: Baltimore, MD 21206; Bowie, MD 20716

Please submit the following, by email: headshot, resume & acting reel along with your desired role. Submissions are due no later than 02/14/2022

For any questions SEND TO: ritemindproductions@gmail.com 

**Please note, proof of Covid vaccination & booster required for all interested parties.  Local Government Mask mandates will be strictly enforced.***

Casting for the following roles:

Major Characters: 
Brandon: 21-29 y.o. African-American Male.  Lovable underachiever, kind hearted, and short-tempered.  Determined to make something of himself and finally gets a shot.  Constantly cleaning up after his bestfriend/roommate Leo. 
Leo: 21-29 y.o. African-American Male.  Textbook definition of slacker and stoner.  A self-made “Hustler”, who does the bare minimums to get by in life.  Bestfriend & roommates with Brandon.

Supporting Characters:
Malcolm: 21-29 y.o. African-American Male.  Antagonist, Manager of rival car dealership across the street, longstanding grudge with Brandon & Leo, very conniving and will do everything in his power to shut them down.
Max: 21-29 y.o. African-American Male, Antagonist #2, Malcolm's assistant, a real Yes-Man.  Very nerdy, awkward and a bit of a pushover, has a big crush on Hailie. 
Jayla: 19-25 y.o. African-American Female, company accountant, nerdy & neurotic as she is gorgeous. She has a crush on Brandon and serves as his love interest. 
DeShaun: 21-29 y.o. African-American Male, “Newbie” car salesman, stereotypical Millennial, easily distracted and learns on the fly.
Leroy: 40-70 y.o. African-American Male, veteran car salesman, been around since opening day.  Very blunt and doesn’t hold his tongue and very much so stuck in his ways.
Hailie: 21-29 y.o. African-American Female, company receptionist very intelligent and sarcastic, completely disinterested in her position.  Dreams of escaping the 9-5 rat race.
Deacon Davis - 35-55 y.o. Male, man of the cloth but seems dishonest, very lively, but also shady.  Comic relief.
MAGA Hat Guy -25 - 45 y.o. African-American Male, loud, boisterous and uncaring about what others think of his attire.  Comic relief.
Mr. Jamison - 45-65 y.o African-American Male, loud and unfiltered.  Owner of the car lot.

Day Players:
Lil IceBox: 18-26 y.o. Male, regional rap sensation, street-smart and wise beyond his years, very flashy.
Henry: 18-24 y.o. Male, errand boy for Lil’ IceBox, typical fanboy, has a lukewarm relationship with Leo.
IRS Agent #1: 25-40 y.o., Lead agent,very aggressive and sarcastic, takes the job almost too seriously.
IRS Agent #2:  25-40 y.o., Partner to IRS Agent #1, typical bumbling sidekick.
Shayna: 20-29 y.o. Female, friend with benefits of Leo, fellow stoner and worries about Leo’s wellbeing.

Older Woman #1 - 40-60 y.o. Female
Mother - 30-50 y.o. Female
Daughter - 15-22 y.o.Female
Tall Man/Nigerian Prince - 22-35 y.o. African American Male
Attractive Woman #1/Sugar Baby - 22-29 y.o. Female
Man in Carwash Crowd #1 - 25-40 y.o Male
Man in Carwash Crowd #2 - 25-40 y.o Male
Man in Carwash Crowd #3 - 25-40 y.o Male
Man in Carwash Crowd #4 - 25-40 y.o Male
Man in Carwash Crowd #5 - 25-40 y.o Male
Man in Carwash Crowd #6 - 25-40 y.o Male
Attractive Woman #2/Amber - 22-32 y.o Female
Attractive Woman #3/Carwash - 22-32 y.o. Female
Attractive Woman #4/Carwash - 22-32 y.o. Female
Attractive Woman #5/Carwash - 22-32 y.o. Female
Distracted Buyer - 22-35 y.o. Male
Male Buyer - 22-50 y.o Male
Angry Motorist #1
Angry Motorist #2
Angry Motorist #3
Young Buyer - 19-25 y.o.
Police Officer #1 - 25-45 y.o
Police Officer #2 - 25-45 y.o
Waiter - 19 - 30 y.o.
Shady Guy/Car Thief - 25-40 y.o. Male

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