Casting Call

ELDERLY ITALIAN GENTLEMAN, 70’s or more, to play retiring head of Mafia. One speech, in which he hands over control to his nephew. Filming Monday 4th March in Dublin. Preferably genuine Italian-but will consider others pending they look and sound Italian.(Film) Please send photo/showreel and CV to gillreynoldscasting@gmail.com

Casting Call

Hi there,

I am working on 6 drama documentaries and am looking for an assortment of actors: Please email submissions to: gillreynoldscasting@gmail.com

I am looking for unknown actors-ie not in any soaps or prominent tv show/commercials.

Please send me an ident clip of yourself to the above email address along with your photo and c.v.

1.Male: White-aged 34-medium to stocky build.Working class Dublin Accent.Blue eyes-receding hairline-balding-or close shaven head.

2.Male.White aged 34-big burley build.Very short tight hair.Limerick working class accent.

3.Male White 33-aged 33-short light brown hair.Slim to medium build-fair skinned- has a small goatee and moustache.Blue eyes.

4.Male-aged 21-limerick accent-plump-short brown hair-hazel eyes.

5.Male-white- aged 23-brown eyes -Limerick accent-stocky build

6.Male White-aged 28-Birmingham accent-double chin-shaved head-heavy set build.

7. Female-white-aged 46-blond haired-Limerick accent-glamorous

Currently casting Online advert-click for details

Shooting online comedy advert:
We are looking for people with strong comic ability:
Location:Dublin
Shooting Wednesday 29th July
Looking for the following:
Principles: Fee: E1000- Client web page only
Male:18-25- funny- outgoing-Principle role
Female:18-25- attractive- should have comic ability-principle role
Female: 40plus- should have clean driving licence-principle role
Extras:
Assortment of young people-10 in total-fee E150 Extras: aged 18-25- various shapes and sizes- dyed hair- piercings-ordinary to the extra- ordinary

MASTERCLASS ON AUDITION TECHNIQUE PLUS THE ART OF SELF TAPING ON MAY 23RD

ALL DAY MASTERCLASS -MAY 23rd-details below
How to prepare and give A GOOD AUDITION -Plus THE ART OF SELF TAPING

 

It will be held on Saturday 23rd May from 10-5-Cost E75: Venue  Central Hotel Exchequer Street Dublin 2

 

A sample of Gillian’s work can be viewed on:www.gillianreynoldscasting.com

 

Further details below:

The Workshop will be divided into two sections; THE ART OF SELF TAPING:
As more and more Casting Directors and Production Companies request Self Tapes from actors the objective  is to enhance  your chances when doing a self tape. It aimed at  Actors who need to nail the Art of Self Taping,

Actors will be asked to audition- with playback on screen with a full critique given by Gillian. Places are limited so advance booking is advised.


The second section is focused on- HOW TO PREPARE FOR AN AUDITION

 

Course Content:

 

The objective is to  demonstrate the mistakes frequently seen by Casting Directors by both experienced and inexperienced actors

 

The casting process from Head shots to Auditions to offers

 

The audition-your calling card-the chance to show off what you can do.

 

Special emphasis on how to communicate effectively in the interview-cut out the negatives and focus on the positives

 

How to prepare for a Film audition and maximise your chances of success.

 

Mock Auditions-seeing is believing-plus the basics on The Art of Self Taping;

 

  • Make-up/ Dress codes for Castings
  • Immediate impressions – looking confident
  • How to ‘Ident’ and introduce yourself to camera
  • Practical Advice – Acting for Camera
  • Script preparation
  • The Casting Director-The Producer-The Director-The call
  • How to take Direction
  • Photos and C.V.’s
  • How to get an Audition
  • How to prepare for an Audition
  • What NOT to say in an Audition
  • Demonstrations of a good and bad Audition
  • Opportunity to partake in a mock audition
  • The Showreel


ACTORS WANTED FOR SHORT FILM-SHOOTING JUNE 8TH-SAT 13TH JUNE-DETAILS BELOW

Hi there

I am looking for an assortment of actors for a very spooky short film shooting next month-Fee E75 for principles

Shoot dates June 8th -13th June

Please email: gillreynoldscasting@gmail.com

Female- 20ies -attractive-holds inner secret that disturbs her

Male 20ies-tall handsome-has a dark past

Farmer-Sean Male-35-50- character face- makes some grim discoveries

Julie-Post Office Mistress-40-50- character face- always on the look out

Abdul-Middle Eastern Male-aged 20-25- jealous and arrogant

Dana-Middle Eastern Female aged 18-25fragile-lacks self esteem

2 male I female  gangster  types 23-40- character faces- hard

Woman-20ies-30ies

Old Man 60 plus- rugged look

Small roles-special extras-male and female- (pay E20 per morning)-10 in total- character faces-odd line here and there in ensemble scene- we are looking for interesting character faces- both male and female aged 20ies- 60ies

2 MASTERCLASSES IN MAY- ART OF SELF TAPING + NEWCOMERS COURSE

I am holding two Masterclass Workshops in the month of May – one for professional actors and one for newcomers. The first class, for professionals working in the industry, will be on 9 May from 10-4 at The Central Hotel on Exchequer St, Dublin 2, and focusses on self-tape techniques. The workshop will involve filming mock auditions with playback onscreen and a full critique from myself. The second workshop, for newcomers and those returning to the industry, is on 23 May, also at The Central Hotel from 10-4. The cost for each class is E75 – email dublincentralschoolofacting@gmail.com for more information or to reserve your spot as places are limited.

Masterclass Workshops

I am holding two Masterclass Workshops in the month of May – one for professional actors and one for newcomers. The first class, for professionals working in the industry, will be on 9 May from 10-4 at The Central Hotel on Exchequer St, Dublin 2, and focusses on self-tape techniques. The workshop will involve filming mock auditions with playback onscreen and a full critique from myself. The second workshop, for newcomers and those returning to the industry, is on 23 May, also at The Central Hotel from 10-4. The cost for each class is E75 – email dublincentralschoolofacting@gmail.com for more information or to reserve your spot as places are limited.

Lost and Found To Begin Shooting

Short film Lost and Found, written and directed by Liam O’Neill, tells the story of a young boy who wants to help and his grieving and financially struggling mother but turns down a questionable path to do so. I’d like to wish good luck to Liam and the rest of the cast and crew as production gets underway. Check out the film via facebook and twitter.