Bitter Souls

CASTING NOTICE!

Please read entire call before submitting. Email: VoodooFilmCasting@yahoo.com Place Character Name in the Subject Line. Include Current Photo, Head Shot and Reel or Monologue if Available. UNION AND NON-UNION TALENT ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.

LEADS ROLES:  

Esther: Older wise Voodoo priestess. Middle Aged to older female actress. Strong acting presence. Ability to convey extreme emotion with eyes and mannerisms. 

Mr. Beanstauffer: Middle Aged to Older Male. Theater owner. Frail and Easily Intimidated. 

Mrs. Beanstauffer: Large and Intimidating Middle Aged or Older Woman. No Nonsense and Loud. Dark Eyes that mean business. Think Mean Lunch Lady from Hell. 

Jill: Popular Teenage local small town girl. Adventurous. A bit rebellious. Loves to tell a Good Scary Story. Great Scream a Plus. 18+ 

Vicki: Teenage local small town girl. Reserved. A go along with the crowd type. Loves a Good Scary Story. Must have a great scream. 18+ 

Bobby Montrose: 20-24 years old. Handsome yet unkempt. Confident. Devious. Leader of a crew of post High School Misfits. Always looking for trouble and a good time. Facial Hair, Longer hair and tattoos a plus. Leader of our “White Trash Trio”

Buzz: 20-24 years of age. Classic bad boy sidekick. Skinny. Mouthy. Belligerent and mean. Still chasing young girls. Sidekick of our “White Trash Trio” 

Reverend Jim: 20-24 years of age. Former High School Football Player. More Brawn then Brains. Two Bit Thug and Failed Pro Wrestler. Graduated High School but never left mentally. The Muscle of our “White Trash Trio” 

Carl the Clerk: Middle aged adult male. Bitter Convenience Store Employee. Doesn’t want to be at work now or ever. Must have big expressions and good comedic timing. Channel your inner Dante Hicks. 

Hillbilly: Male. 30’s or 40’s. Local pervert. Skinny. Hangs around the local convenience store on Friday nights, sippin’ suds and chasing ladies. 

Trucker: Male 40’s or 50’s. Big Bellied Loudmouth who has seen a few things in his day. Brags he is the baddest man at the barbecue type. Equal parts angry and horny. 

SUPPORTING ROLES:

Lady: Female 30’s or 40’s. Convenience store customer. A backwoods barfly type. Picking up her second six pack of the day. Has a penchant for high heeled shoes and denim shorts. 

Driver: He has seen it all on his bus route. Eyes that range from sad to unforgiving. The million-mile stare. Every reaction is slow and deadpan. 

Swashbuckler: Circus Performer dressed in full regalia for a night on the town. Consummate showman in appearance but lacks the physical presence. Think Errol Flynn meets Vaudeville comedy skit. Creepy mustache a plus. 

Clown: Not your common ordinary clown. A fully dressed professional party clown with a dark side. 

Security Guard. Uncultured “Rent-A-Cop”. Not a mall Security Guard. A Flea Market Security Guard. 

Newsman/Newswoman: Correspondents for the local morning television news. 

Theater Employee: Male or Female. Taking tickets and serving the public is their business. Attempting to maintain order and watching unruly teens. 

Driver: He has seen it all on his bus route. Eyes that range from sad to unforgiving. The million-mile stare. Every reaction is slow and deadpan. 

UNIQUE PERFORMERS NEEDED 

SEEKING PERFORMERS WITH UNIQUE CHARACTERISTICS AND ABILITIES TO PORTRAY SIDESHOW ACTS AND TRAVELING SHOW ACTORS. CLOWNS, COSTUMED DANCERS, LITTLE PEOPLE, AND LARGER THAN LIFE PERSONALITIES. 

ABOUT BITTER SOULS

After a tragic accident a teenage girl is resurrected with the use of black magic. She uses her new-found powers to exact vengeance on her tormentors.

Produced by McKeever, Oifer, McCallum and Sarullo. A Showtown American Pictures Production in association with Cannon Fire Productions and Babes Against Bullying. Directed by Tom Ryan.

Starring Avaryana Rose, Michael Hargrove and Michael McKeever. Filming in Carbondale Pennsylvania June/July 2024.

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