Casting Call for “Black Gate” Dark Suspense Thriller Short Film – Raleigh, NC


Casting for two male roles.

Logline: A young teen falls victim to a line of human traffickers after thinking he was going to lose his virginity to a girl he met online.

Shooting Dates: June 1st, 2nd, and 3rd.
Shooting Locations:
Raleigh, NC
Asheboro, NC
Director: Dylan Powers
Writer: Dylan Powers
Compensation: Copy, IMDb Credit, Food on set, Small Stipend
Character Descriptions:
Porter (36, dark hair, business attire):
Porter is a former pedophile who is being forced to do a series of tasks provided by the developers of the Black Gate app. Actions from his past still haunt him as he’s been doing everything he can to accept who he used to be and move forwards. LEAD ROLE
Gerald (41, glasses, greasy attire):
Gerald is an awkwardly terrifying person on the Dark Web. He is a well-respected client of Black Gate, and looks forward to his next delivery from Porter. His occupation? He tortures people on live stream for money, and he loves it.

Submission Deadline: May 27th

Please email Dylan with head shots, your resume, and a demo reel if available. Based off of actors interests, sides for each role will be provided. Please specify who you are interested in auditioning for in the email.
We are currently only accepting video auditions.
We look forward to hearing from you!