Talents for "Better Than Your Average" Film
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Gender: Male and Female
Ethnicity: All ethnicities
Casting Call for "Better Than Your Average" Film.
Better Than Your Average is a movie about 5 friends: (Kamal, Leon, Isaac, Jerome, and Eric) young adults in college trying to find their way. Main character Kamal is an entrepreneur in college trying to figure out how to break through and create business in the community. They eventually learn about a basketball tournament that is worth $15,000.00 for the winning team. This takes place in an Urban setting with the characters being young adults from ages 21-32.
This film will be around 60-65 minutes after all the editing is done. We will also be showcasing the finished product in movie theaters, shipping it out to Film Festivals trying to reach the maximum audience.
If interested send a head-shot, resume, actor's reel (optional).
Leon "The Man" (5'11 - 6'3, Athletic Build, Gold tee- Mustache, Brown skinned (Caramel complexion), Age: 24-32, Taper Fade) Personality: He is very confident and cocky and believes he can do anything he puts his mind to. In high school he was an all-star guard with several college offers so he is used to getting attention and loves to be around people to brag about how good he is in general. He is a funny person, with a lot of charisma who wants you get to know is fun to be around and hang out with.
Kamal (5'9-6', Athletic build, Baby Face, Brown Skinned, Even fade (almost bald), Age: 23-30) Personality: He is a laidback person focused on his education trying to better himself. He has always been into reading and learning new things seeing what the world has to offer. (He is the younger brother of Leon) and is also gifted at sports but wants to operate his own business and make away for himself.
Eric "IceBerg" (5'9 - 6'0, Gold Tee (Baby Face), Tan (Fair skinned), Regular build, Brown (Blonde hair), Age: 23-29) Personality: He is very outgoing and believes in himself, and is currently going to school working a part time job trying to make away for himself. He loves music and that is his true passion, to write songs and impress himself in an artistic way. Nice guy and adds a nice mixture to the movie.
Unique(Female) (5'2-5'6, Long curly hair, Pretty eyes, Light skin, Nice curves (athletic body), 22-29) Personality: Very classy young lady with a caring personality. Is working full time while attending school but doesn't allow that to stop her from having fun living life. Is being pursued hard by Leon.
Jazzmyn (Female) (5'2 - 5'8, Black hair, Caramel skinned, Athletic build, 22-29) Personality: Educated and very ambitious who loves to work with kids, but also handles business. She is a beautiful person inside and out but does not rely on her looks to take her places. She also has an entrepreneur spirit wanting to open her own small business.
Allison (Female) (5'3 - 5'7, Brown hair (Longer), Fair skinned, Athletic build, 21-30) Personality: She is more of the quiet type with a nice sense of humor, doesn't really say too much. But her presence is strong felt and impactful. She brings a different flavor to the table that gives the film a proper balance.
Jerome (5'10 - 6'3, Fade, Dark Skinned, Mustache (Gold-Tee), Muscular build, Age: 22-31) Personality: He is a football player, but is extremely goofy with a funny sense of humor. His reactions to things make him funny, and how he is always getting caught doing things that are odd. Him and Leon play well off of each other, going back and forth with one another.
Isaac (5'7 - 5'10, Clean fade, Brown skinned, Mustache (Baby Face), Normal size, 21- 29) Personality: He is a very laidback guy who just goes with the flow. He also has a goofy side to him. He has been friends with Jerome and Kareem since elementary school. He is not athletic at all and is not very competitive like the rest of his friends, but adds a nice flavor to the group.
Big Shawn (6'2 - 6'7, Fade (bald head), Dark skinned, Husky (kind of thicker), Facial hair (light connect) Age: 23-31) Personality: Confident guy who is currently playing college basketball and is a stand out player. He and Kamal are very close and have good chemistry. He too has a goofy side when not playing basketball.
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