Casting Call for Lead Role in “Black Gate” Dark Suspense Thriller – Raleigh, NC


Casting for lead male role.

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 Payment

Character Description:
Porter (36, dark hair, business attire):
Porter is a former pedophile being forced to do a series of tasks provided by the developers of the Black Gate app. Actions from his past haunt him as he’s been doing everything he can to accept who he used to be and move forwards. In the short he is the one who transports the teen (Mason) to Gerald, and must in the end decide what’s more important: his life, or the kid’s.

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!

– Dylan Powers