Music Vid concept (drama),
Production Type: Music Video / short film
Production Location: Austin
Production Dates: 2/28/1-3/3/19, subject to change
Production Schedule: 1 day rehearsal, 1-2 days depending on role
Synopsis: music video concept for Middle Child by J. Cole. A friendly child-hood rivalry progressed into a violent vendetta.
Devon (Male, African-American, 3 actors)
(9-15) a scrawny but resilient adolescent who successfully fights back after being knocked down which captures the attention of drug lord Mr. Gartower.
(17-25) the protégé on route to take over for Mr. Gartower. Lean, growing into muscles/body.
(25-40) Drug lord who is captured by unknown men, athletic build
Victor (Male, African-American, 3 actors)
(9-15) the youngest member of Mr. Gartower’s organization who’s more physical gifted than Devon.
(17-25) Devon’s rival who is relentless to escape Devon’s shadow but fails
(25-40) Drug lord running his own operation now, athletic build
Miles Gartower (Male, all ethnicities, 30-55, supporting role) powerful drug lord who wears tailored suits, a mentor to Devon, athletic build
Extras (5+ needed)
1-3 members of Gartower’s crew witnessing fight between adolescents.
2-5 Devon’s friends, would put their lives on the line for him
2-5 members Victor’s crew counting drug money, weighing bricks, cutting and packaging cocaine, and kidnaps Devon and Devon’s girlfriend
Audition Date: sat 2/9 from 12-3pm subject to change based upon actor availability
Audition Start Time:
Audition End Time: possible additional audition dates 2/16
Other / Additional Compensation: Film Credit, Digital Copy
Meals / Lodging / Transoration: Snacks and Beverages,
Email Address for Cast / Crew Submissions: firstname.lastname@example.org
Cast submissions will be accepted by 2/13
Special Notes for Potential Cast/Crew: Please make sure to send your headshot and resume if available in your e-mail (will accept JPGs). Audition and rehearsal dates are subject to change to accommodate actor availability.